Player news from R3 of 2015: Gold Coast vs Newcastle

Aidan Sezer (57/77): In everything… crossed for 2 tries… registered 3 conversions of 3 attempts with the boot… in attack, registered an line break, an tackle break and an offload… ran 6 times for 62 run metres… 2 missed tackles and 2 errors

Greg Bird (50/47): 25 tackles… ran 19 times for 163 run metres… 2 missed tackles and 2 penalties. Hit on Mullen.

Luke Douglas (43/45): 40 tackles… covered 99 run metres on the ground with 11… 3 missed tackles

Ryan Simpkins (33/43): 17 tackles… gained 97 run metres on his feet with 11

Daniel Mortimer (40/28): When in defence, contributed with 4 1-on-1 tackles… 31 tackles… covered 64 run metres on the ground with 8

Anthony Don (32/54): Went in for a try… on the attacking side of the ball, had 2 line breaks, an tackle break and an offload… gained 105 run metres on his feet with 10

Edward Pettybourne (30/47): 16 tackles… ran 17 times for 167 run metres… 2 missed tackles. High tackle.

James Roberts (33/49): On offence, worked for an line break assist and 4 tackle breaks… 18 tackles… covered 75 run metres on the ground with 9… 3 missed tackles

Nate Myles (33/43): 29 tackles… gained 91 run metres on his feet with 11… 5 missed tackles and an error

Beau Falloon (23/22): 23 tackles

William Zillman (23/13): With ball in hand, had an try assist, an line break assist, 2 tackle breaks and an offload… covered 70 run metres on the ground with 8

Ryan James (24/29): 18 tackles… ran 16 times for 113 run metres… an missed tackle, an error and 2 penalties

Kierran Moseley (24/21): 25 tackles… ran 7 times for 53 run metres… 4 missed tackles and an error

Dave Taylor (23/32): Lacking some match fitness… 22 tackles… ran 8 times for 72 run metres… 6 missed tackles. Mistaken for Bird.

Matt White (12/19): In defence, managed 3 1-on-1 tackles… 12 tackles

David Mead (12/16): Gained 75 run metres on his feet with 9

Josh Hoffman (15/20): On the defensive side, managed 3 1-on-1 tackles and 2 kicks defused… 10 tackles… covered 92 run metres on the ground with 11… 4 missed tackles and 2 errors

Kade Snowden (67/63): On the attacking side of the ball, worked for 5 tackle breaks and an offload… 37 tackles… gained 192 run metres on his feet with 20… 2 missed tackles. Hamstring.

Jeremy Smith (54/71): Went in for a try… in attack, registered an line break and 3 tackle breaks… 25 tackles… ran 9 times for 83 run metres

Kurt Gidley (50/62): 29 tackles… ran 11 times for 103 run metres

Dane Gagai (46/55): Crossed for a try… on offence, totalled an line break and 5 tackle breaks… 15 tackles… covered 127 run metres on the ground with 11… 3 missed tackles and an error

Chris Houston (43/38): When in defence, managed 5 1-on-1 tackles… 39 tackles… covered 74 run metres on the ground with 8… 2 missed tackles

Jack Stockwell (42/40): 30 tackles… ran 7 times for 69 run metres

Tyrone Roberts (38/40): Converted 3 conversions of 3 attempts attempts at goal… 16 tackles

James McManus (36/38): When in attack, accumulated an line break, 4 tackle breaks and an offload… ran 14 times for 175 run metres

Beau Scott (33/53): Crossed for a try… in defence, contributed with 4 1-on-1 tackles… 23 tackles… an missed tackle and 2 penalties

Korbin Sims (35/38): 24 tackles… gained 118 run metres on his feet with 14… 2 missed tackles and 2 penalties. Dangerous tackle.

Adam Clydsdale (29/48): 25 tackles

Sione Mata’utia (31/33): Covered 148 run metres on the ground with 14. Late replacement for Tyler Randell.

Jarrod Mullen (29/16): With ball in hand, totalled an try assist, an line break assist, an tackle break and an offload… 14 tackles… 4 missed tackles

David Fa’alogo (28/32): 21 tackles… ran 6 times for 64 run metres

Robbie Rochow (23/34): On defence, got stuck in with 4 1-on-1 tackles… 22 tackles… gained 97 run metres on his feet with 13… 4 missed tackles

Akuila Uate (24/26): On the attacking side of the ball, worked for 4 tackle breaks… covered 126 run metres on the ground with 12

Joseph Leilua (22/42): On the attacking side of the ball, had an line break, 3 tackle breaks and an offload… gained 149 run metres on his feet with 14… 3 missed tackles and 2 errors