MATCH DETAILS

 

At Mount Smart Stadium, Auckland

Vodafone Warriors 15 (Anthony Gelling, Solomone Kata tries; Shaun Johnson 2 conversions, penalty, field goal).

Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks 18 (Edrick Lee 2, Jesse Ramien tries; Chad Townsend conversion, 2 penalties).

Halftime: 12-12.

Referees: Adam Gee and Chris Butler.

Crowd: 14,195.

Vodafone Warriors | Roger Tuivasa-Sheck; Peta Hiku, Anthony Gelling, Solomone Kata, Gerard Beale; Blake Green (c), Shaun Johnson; James Gavet, Issac Luke, Agnatius Paasi; Isaiah Papali’i, Tohu Harris; Simon Mannering. Interchange: Karl Lawton, Chris Satae, Bunty Afoa, Jazz Tevaga.

 

 STATS

 

Team:

Penalties | 5-10

Completions | 26/31 (84%); 35/42 (83%)

Possession | 47%-53%

Total metres | 1436-1545

Kicks | 20-19

Kicking metres | 535-574

Errors | 7-7

Line breaks | 3-4

Line break assists | 2-3

Tackles | 359-305

Missed tackles |37-21  

Ineffective tackles | 15-14

Off loads | 8-9

 

Individual:

Most metres Roger Tuivasa-Sheck 204, Agnatius Paasi 135, Peta Hiku 121, Gerard Beale 116, James Gavet 107, Isaiah Papali’i 103

Post post-contact metres | Roger Tuivasa-Sheck 67, Agnatius Paasi 59, Peta Hiku 54, Isaiah Papali’i 46, James Gavet 43, Simon Mannering 42

Most runs | Roger Tuivasa-Sheck 16, Gerard Beale 14, Isaiah Papali’i 13, Peta Hiku 12, Agnatius Paasi 12, Tohu Harris 12

Most tackle breaks | Roger Tuivasa-Sheck 5, Anthony Gelling 3, Jazz Tevaga 3

Most tackles | Tohu Harris 41, Isaiah Papali’i 39, Jazz Tevaga 39, Issac Luke 38, Simon Mannering 37, Agnatius Paasi 36, James Gavet 30

Most off loads | Jazz Tevaga 2

Most supports | Shaun Johnson 17, Jazz Tevaga 15, Tohu Harris 14

Most decoys | James Gavet 13, Agnatius Paasi 9, Jazz Tevaga 7, Simon Mannering 7