Report Card: Close the Gap Round 22

A comprehensive victory over the Sydney Roosters at Brookvale Oval has been soured with up to five Sea Eagles picking up injuries during the match.

The most serious appearing to be Sea Eagles co-captain Jason King, who was forced to leave the field after just 19 minutes with a suspected torn pectoral injury.   

Will Hopoate (Hamstring), Steve Matai (Shoulder/Neck) and Joe Galuvao (Eye) also picked up niggling injuries towards the end of the matches however are expected to be right to play next week. 

Other serious injuries of note so far over the weekend include Wests Tigers centre Chris Lawrence, who is expected to miss up to four weeks after picking up a hamstring injury, and Titans halfback Scott Prince who has a suspected broken arm and is unlikely to play again in 2011.

TELSTRA PREMIERSHIP:
Wests Tigers v St George-Illawarra Dragons
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Cautions/On Report:
Liam Fulton (Wests Tigers) - Dangerous contact | 68th Minute

Injuries:
Jamie Soward (Dragons) - Back Spasms | 64th Minute
Jason Nightingale (Dragons) - Head | 68th Minute
Chris Lawrence (Wests Tigers) - Hamstring | 70th Minute

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs v North Queensland Cowboys
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Cautions/On Report:
Joel Romelo (Bulldogs) -Dangerous tackle | 2nd Minute
Sam Kasiano (Bulldogs) - Leading with the Knees | 59th Minute

Melbourne Storm v Penrith Panthers

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No injuries / cautions for this match

Brisbane Broncos v Warriors
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Injuries:
Ben Hannant (Broncos) - Hip Flexor | 31st Minute
Corey Parker (Broncos) - Face cut | 72nd Minute

Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks v Gold Coast Titans
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Cautions/On Report:
Paul Gallen (Sharks) - Lashing out with the boot in a tackle | 30th Minute

Injuries:
Scott Prince (Titans) - Broken Arm | 72nd Minute

Newcastle Knights v Canberra Raiders
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Cautions/On Report:
Josh Dugan (Raiders) - Stomping | 61st Minute

Injuries:
Glen Buttriss (Raiders) - Rib | 36th Minute
Matt Hilder (Knights) - Head | 61st Minute 

Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles v Sydney Roosters
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Injuries:
Jason King (Sea Eagles) - Pectoral | 19th Minute
Glen Stewart (Sea Eagles) - Arm | 69th Minute
Will Hopoate (Sea Eagles) - Hamstring | 77th Minute
Joe Galuvao (Sea Eagles) - Eye | 80th Minute
Steve Matai (Sea Eagles) - Shoulder/Neck | 80th Minute
Nate Myles (Roosters) - Foot | First half

South Sydney Rabbitohs v Parramatta Eels
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No injuries / cautions for this match


TOYOTA CUP:
Wests Tigers 0 lost to St George-Illawarra Dragons 36 | Match Stats
Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 18 lost to North Queensland Cowboys 22 | Match Stats
Melbourne Storm 18 lost to Penrith Panthers 22 | Match Stats
Brisbane Broncos 26 drew with Warriors 26 | Match Stats
Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks 38 defeated Gold Coast Titans 18 | Match Stats
Newcastle Knights 24 defeated Canberra Raiders 8 | Match Stats
Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles 18 lost to Sydney Roosters 26 | Match Stats
Injuries: Usaia O'Sullivan (Roosters) - Knee | 59th Minute
South Sydney Rabbitohs 16 lost to Parramatta Eels 42 | Match Stats
Injuries: Liam Mecham (Rabbitohs) - Shoulder | 20th Minute