Wests Tigers produced a gritty performance to overcome injuries and defeat the Newcastle Knights 20-12 in their Round 11 clash on Saturday at Campbelltown.

Leading 10-6 at half-time, the Knights would take the lead early in the second half before tries to Josh Addo-Carr and Luke Brooks sealed an eight-point win for the home side.

 

Player Stats

THE 100 METRE CLUB

Aaron Woods — 205 metres from 24 runs

Jordan Rankin — 186 metres from 18 runs

Michael Chee Kam — 145 metres from 15 runs

Josh Addo-Carr — 139 metres from 15 runs

Chris Lawrence — 122 metres from 15 runs

Ava Seumanufagai — 108 metres from 12 runs

David Nofoaluma — 106 metres from 12 runs

Luke Brooks — 103 metres from 14 runs

Tim Simona — 102 metres from 11 runs

 

TACKLING WEAPONS

Elijah Taylor — 42 tackles

Aaron Woods — 33 tackles

Kyle Lovett — 31 tackles

Dene Halatau — 30 tackles

Tim Grant — 26 tackles

 

HARD TO HANDLE

David Nofoaluma — 6 tackle busts

Josh Addo-Carr — 5 tackle busts

Tim Simona — 3 tackle busts

Luke Brooks — 3 tackle busts

Mitchell Moses — 3 tackle busts

Jordan Rankin — 2 tackle busts

JJ Felise — 2 tackle busts

Kyle Lovett — 2 tackle busts

 

BREAKING THE LINE

Jordan Rankin — 1 linebreak, 2 linebreak-assists, 1 try-assist

Tim Simona —1 linebreak

Josh Addo-Carr — 2 linebreaks

Mitchell Moses — 1 linebreak

Luke Brooks — 1 linebreak, 1 linebreak-assist

Aaron Woods — 1 linebreak-assist

Elijah Taylor — 2 try-assists, 2 linebreak-assists

 

Team Stats

THE GOOD

Completions: 31/38 (81.6%) compared to Knights 28/40 (70%) 

Linebreaks: 8 compared to Knights 4

Offloads: 10 compared to Knights 7

 

THE BAD

Missed Tackles: 38 compared to Knights 28

Line Dropouts: 4 compared to Knights 2