Warriors team celebrations.Holden Cup Grand Final - Broncos v Warriors. ANZ Stadium, Sydney Australia. Sunday 5 October 2014. Photo: Paul Seiser/Photosport.co.nz

AROUND THE GROUNDS | Results wrap

NRL GRAND FINAL

ANZ Stadium, Sydney

South Sydney Rabbitohs 30 (Alex Johnston, George Burgess, Kirisome Auva’a, Adam Reynolds, Greg Inglis tries; Adam Reynolds 3 conversions, 2 penalties).

Canterbury-Bankstown 6 (Tony Williams try; Trent Hodkinson conversion).

Halftime: 6-0 Rabbitohs.

Referees: Shayne Hayne and Gerard Sutton.

Crowd: 83,833.

 

NYC GRAND FINAL

ANZ Stadium, Sydney

Vodafone Warriors 34 (Solomone Kata 3, Tuimoala Lolohea, Ken Maumalo, Sam Lisone tries; Mason Lino 5 conversions).

Brisbane Broncos 32 (Paul Byrnes 2, Alex Barr, Kodi Nikorima, Jack Turtle, Jayden Nikorima tries; Jayden Nikorima 3 conversions; Ashley Taylor conversion).

Halftime: 22-6 Vodafone Junior Warriors.

Referees: Chris Butler and Chris Sutton.

 

NRL STATE CHAMPIONSHIP

ANZ Stadium, Sydney

Northern Pride 32 (Javid Bowen 3, Blake Leary, Semi Tadulala, Tyrone McCarthy tries; Shaun Nona 2 conversions; Javid Bowen 2 conversion).

Penrith Panthers 28 (Luke Capewell, Eto Nabuli, Waqa Blake, Kierran Moseley, Kieran Moss tries; Wes Naiqama 4 conversions).

Halftime: 16-16.

Referees: Adam Cassidy.

 

ENGLISH SUPER LEAGUE

Langtree Park, St Helens

St Helens 30 (Jordan Turner, Adam Swift, Willie Manu, Mose Masoe, Mark Percival tries; Mark Percival 5 goals).

Les Catalans Dragons 12 (Morgan Escare, Michael Oldfield tries; Thomas Bosc 2 goals).

Halftime: 12-6 Saints.

Referee: Richard Silverwood.

Crowd: 8888.

DW Stadium, Wigan

Wigan Warriors 16 (Joel Tomkins, Anthony Gelling, Joe Burgess tries; Matty Smith 2 goals).

Warrington Wolves 12 (Joel Monaghan, Gareth O'Brien tries; Gareth O'Brien goal; Stefan Ratchford goal).

Halftime: 8-4 Warriors.

Referee: Phil Betham.

Crowd: 15,023.

 

‘GOT A TRADE’ NZRL NATIONAL YOUTH TOURNAMENT

Friday, October 3

Puketawhero Park, Rotorua

 

NATIONAL 15s

Wai-Coa-Bay Colts 22 (Ken Charlie Tuimaualuga 2, Brodie Numanga, Sheldon Rogers tries; Taitau Kapea 2 goals).

Auckland Invitation 16 (Miller Leilua 2, Nathaniel Law tries; Bailey Poto goal; Reagan McClean goal).

Halftime: 16-6 Wai-Coa-Bay.

Player of the match: Ken Charlie Tuimaualuga.

South Island Scorpions 30 (Jarrod Wolland 2, Leicester Faingaanuku, Darcy Moore, Seth Tauamiiti, Sua Aiiloilo tries; Joseph Taipari 3 goals).

Northern Swords 10 (Kingi Rakete-Tane, Hoani Rogers-Brown tries; Brody Tamarua goal).

Halftime: 20-0 Scorpions.

Player of the match: Joseph Taipari.

Wellington Orcas 20 (Tai Neli 2, Rikeli Grey, Broadus Melvin tries; Kienan de la Rembwe 2 goals).

Central Vipers 14 (Corey Lee Robertson, Wesley Veikoso, Joey Lose tries; Jahlon Governor goal).

Halftime: 10-4 Orcas.

Player of the match: Tai Neli.

FINAL

Akarana Falcons 17 (Aso Kepaoa, Elijah Sufia, Dylan Tavita tries; Dylan Tavita 2 goals, field goal). Counties Manukau Stingrays 16 (Alfred Smalley 2, Steven Marsters tries; Etene Nanai-Seturo goal; Regan Wilde goal).

Halftime: 10-6 Stingrays.

Player of the match: Dylan Tavita.

AWARDS

Champions: Akarana Falcons.

Runners-up: Counties Manukau Stingrays.

Man of the Match: Dylan Tavita (Akarana).

Final match officials: Tane Kaiwai, Logan Strange and Lindsay Dunlop.

Best manager: Willie Simon (South Island).

Best trainer: Jasen McCarthy (Akarana).

Best coach: Tai Arona (South Island).

"Got A Trade? Got It Made!" Fairplay Team: Counties Manukau Stingrays.

Vodafone Warriors Player of the Tournament: Etene Nanai-Seturo (Counties Manukau).

Merit team: 1-Etene Nanai-Seturo (Counties Manukau), 2-Steven Marsters (Counties Manukau), 3-Cameron Iopu (Akarana), 4-Semisi Kioa (Counties Manukau), 5-Elijah Sufia (Akarana), 6-Hayze Perham (Wai-Coa-Bay), 7-Chanel Harris-Tavita (Akarana), 8-Wesley Veikaso (Mid Central), 9-Daymon Abbey (Akarana), 10-Soane Hufanga (Akarana), 11-Joey Lose (Mid Central), 12-Talem McGregor (Wai-Coa-Bay), 13-Johua Uta (Counties Manukau), 14-Joseph Taipari (South Island), 15-Caleb Uele (Akarana), 16-Wiremu Ryan (Wai-Coa-Bay), 17-Lumafale Lualua (Wellington)

 

NATIONAL 17s

Wai-Coa-Bay Colts 38 (D'Layni Perham 4, Tony Matautia, Tawhiri Matea Boynton, Nikora Rangi tries; Morgan Harper 5 goals).

South Island Scorpions 16 (Leon Jordan, Rory Ferguson, Marvin Curry tries; Riley Coleman goal).

Halftime: 10-10.

Player of the match: D’Layni Perham.

Northern Swords 28 (Stevie Ray Haenga Albert 2, Louis Katene, Kawana Marsden, Nathan Newton tries; Duncan McIvor 4 goals).

Central Vipers 12 (Taivasa Stanley, Tre Te Wake, Juani Reweti tries).

Halftime: 18-4 Swords.

Player of the match: Nathan Newton.

Wellington Orcas 14 (Tristan Davis 2, Tarquinn Alatipi tries; Luke Cummings goal).

Auckland Invitation 12 (Lewis Soosemea, Chol Chol, Letuia Eliu tries).

Halftime: 6-0 Orcas.

Player of the match: Tristan Davis.

FINAL

Akarana Falcons 20 (Josh Farrant, Amoni Tufui, Luke Tipene, Junior Ugapo tries; Don Broughton 2 goals).

Counties Manukau Stingrays 14 (Lawrence Leaupepe, Kenese Kenese, Lopeti Mafi tries; Henry Pei goal).

Halftime: 10-0.

AWARDS

Champions: Akarana Falcons.

Runners-up: Counties Manukau Stingrays.

Man of the Match: Amoni Tufui (Akarana).

Final match officials: Kena Waikai, Nathan Barker Pringle and Henare Chadwick.

Coaches' choice referee: Tim Walker.

Best referee: Kena Waikai.

Best manager: Neihana Flint (Wellington).

Best trainer: Willie Dickson (Northland).

Best coach: Keith Hanley (Akarana).

"Got A Trade? Got It Made!" Team Fiarplay: Wellington Orcas.

Vodafone Warriors 17s Player of the Tournament: Tamati Ioane-Niko (Counties Manukau).

Merit team: 1-Morgan Harper (Wai-Coa-Bay), 2-Elijah Mercury (Counties Manukau), 3-Tarquinn Alatipi (Wellington), Zaylin Inu (Akarana), Dean Kouka-Smith (Akarana), 6-Bostyn Hakaraia (Auckland Invitation), 7-Luke Cummings (Wellington), 8-Ezra Tuli (Counties Manukau), 9-Rory Ferguson (South Island), 10-Kenese Kenese (Counties Manukau), 11-Tamati Ioane-Niko (Counties Manukau), 12-Sitili Tupounuia (Akarana), 13-Dylan Clark (Wai-Coa-Bay), 14-Tele Nanae (Counties Manukau), 15-Amoni Tufui (Akarana), 16-Peni Misinale (Auckland), 17-Enoch Tautolo (Wellington).

 

TEST MATCH

Friday, October 3

Puketawhero Park, Rotorua

Taurahere 18s 30 (Jamayne Isaako, Jack Williams, Paora Kemp, Faitatoa Faitatoa, Moses McGreal tries; Jamayne Isaako 5 goals).

NZ18s 10 (Tiaan Wilkins, Fabien Paletua-Kiri tries; Richard Timoti goal).

Halftime: 24-0.

Player of the match: James Fisher-Harris (Taurahere).