Photos by Michael Shillito
WESTS TIGERS v BULLDOGS
Sydney Football Stadium, Friday 16th April 2010.
The Wests Tigers cheer
girls perform their routine
Captain Feathersword and
Dorothy the Dinosaur
were at the game
The Bulldogs make their
entrance
The Tigers enter the arena
Benji Marshall kicks off
The Tigers look for a pass
Chris Armit offloads
The Bulldogs threaten the
Tigers' line
Brett Kimmorley looks for
an opening
Chris Heighington plays
the ball
Andrew Fifita holds Luke
Patten
A healthy Friday night
crowd is on hand
Beau Ryan plays the ball
Bryson Goodwin takes the
Bulldogs out of the
danger zone
The Tigers win a scrum
Brett Kimmorley feeds for
the Bulldogs
An attempted Bulldogs try
is disallowed
The Bulldogs attack the
corner, but go wide
Shortly before the break,
the Bulldogs finally open
the scoring
Bryson Goodwin adds the
extras
The Tigers play the ball
20 metres from the
Bulldogs' line
Into the second half -
Bryce Gibbs is surrounded
The Tigers press forward
Robbie Farah assesses
his options
Luke Patten attacks the
Tigers' line
Patten scores and the
Bulldogs go further ahead
The try is converted
Benji Marshall looks to
create a scoring chance
Lote Tuqiri scores for the
Tigers
Tuqiri walks back after
scoring the try
The conversion attempt is
unsuccessful
Andrew Ryan waits at
dummy half
The attendance figure is
posted
The Tigers press the line
but come up short
Daniel Fitzhenry feeds a
scrum
The Bulldogs are held just
short of the line
Michael Ennis dives over
to score
And the Bulldogs fans
love it
The Bulldogs have the
Tigers on the ropes
Kimmorley scores and the
Bulldogs are home
The Bulldogs players
celebrate
Chris Heighington takes a
tackle
It's all over - Bulldogs 24
Tigers 4
Goodwin converts to
maintain his 100% record
with the boot
Canterbury Bulldogs 24 def Wests Tigers 4
Bulldogs : Tries –
M Ennis 2, L Patten, B Kimmorley. Goals – B Goodwin 4/4.
Tigers : Tries – L Tuqiri. Goals – B Marshall 0/1.
Referees – J Maxwell, B Sutton. Crowd – 19,491 at Sydney Football Stadium.