Photos by Michael Shillito
CANTERBURY BULLDOGS v ST GEORGE-ILLAWARRA DRAGONS
Stadium Australia, Friday 14th May 2010.
The Bulldogs cheer girls
do their routine
The Bulldog mascot
comes on the field
The Dragons make their
entrance
The Bulldogs enter the
arena
Kick off
Matt Cooper runs into a
tackle
Josh Morris crosses the
line for an early Bulldogs
try
Bryson Goodwin kicks the
conversion
Ben Creagh plays the ball
Michael Hodgson gets up
to play the ball for the
Bulldogs
St George press the
Bulldogs' line
Ben Creagh dives over to
score in the corner
The try is confirmed by
the video ref
The Dragons Army
celebrate the try
Jamie Soward adds the
extras
Steve Turner runs to the
line, but the pass is
forward
Ben Hornby wins a scrum
Jason Nightingale puts
the Dragons in front
Michael Ennis kicks off
the second half
Brett Kimmorley prepares
a pass after a scrum win
The Dragons move
forward inside the
Bulldogs' 20 metre line
A big crowd is on hand for
the game
Nick Emmett gets up to
play the ball
Matt Cooper crosses for
the Dragons' third try
Soward converts, the
Dragons lead 18-6
Cooper goes forward
again, but is bundled into
touch
The Dragons take a line
drop-out
Ennis to Armit
An ankle-tip stops a St
George run in its tracks
Andrew Ryan attempts to
run around the defence
The Dragons come close
to the line
Ben Barba is brought down
The Bulldogs attack out
wide
Cooper plays the ball to
Priddis
Luke Patten runs the
Bulldogs forward
Confirmation of a
blockbuster crowd
The Dragons run the ball
past half way
Brett Morris takes on
Kimmorley
One last attacking raid for
the Bulldogs
It's all over - St George
19 Bulldogs 6
St George-Illawarra Dragons 19 def Canterbury Bulldogs 6
Dragons : Tries –
B Creagh, J Nightingale, M Cooper. Goals – J Soward 3/3. Field Goals – J Soward 1/1.
Bulldogs : Tries – J Morris. Goals – B Goodwin 1/1.
Referees – T Archer, B Sutton. Crowd – 37,773 at ANZ Stadium.