Player news from R9 of 2015: Cronulla vs New Zealand

Andrew Fifita (80/88): Went in for a try… going forward, racked up an line break, 7 tackle breaks and an offload… 37 tackles… gained 223 run metres on his feet with 118… 3 missed tackles, an error and 3 penalties

Wade Graham (54/48): On the defensive side, worked for 6 1-on-1 tackles… 35 tackles… covered 146 run metres on the ground with 96… 4 missed tackles

Michael Ennis (40/41): When in defence, managed 5 1-on-1 tackles… 44 tackles… 2 missed tackles and 3 penalties

Jayson Bukuya (33/47): Without the ball, managed 4 1-on-1 tackles… 34 tackles… ran 98 times for 93 run metres… 5 missed tackles

Jack Bird (33/25): Without the ball, delivered 6 1-on-1 tackles… 21 tackles… covered 82 run metres on the ground with 93

Luke Lewis (32/50): Went in for a try… 23 tackles… gained 51 run metres on his feet with 104

Matt Prior (30/30): In defence, contributed with 3 1-on-1 tackles… 21 tackles… gained 87 run metres on his feet with 106

Ben Barba (27/19): On offence, had 4 tackle breaks and 2 offloads… ran 91 times for 140 run metres… an missed tackle and an error

Jeff Robson (25/20): Without the ball, contributed with 4 1-on-1 tackles… 21 tackles… gained 61 run metres on his feet with 87… 2 missed tackles and an error

Anthony Tupou (20/22): Broken jaw… 12 tackles… gained 80 run metres on his feet with 102

Sam Tagataese (17/19): 13 tackles… covered 66 run metres on the ground with 110

Ricky Leutele (17/23): When in defence, worked for 4 1-on-1 tackles… 11 tackles… gained 65 run metres on his feet with 94

Mitch Brown (11/10): Covered 67 run metres on the ground with 96

Valentine Holmes (10/23): Tallied 2 conversions of 2 attempts with the boot… 2 missed tackles and 2 errors

Gerard Beale (9/27): Covered 104 run metres on the ground with 92… 5 missed tackles

Tinirau Arona (9/12):

Sami Sauiluma (3/9): 2 missed tackles

Simon Mannering (68/72): On offence, totalled 2 tackle breaks and 4 offloads… 47 tackles… ran 105 times for 134 run metres… 3 penalties

Chad Townsend (55/73): With ball in hand, accumulated an try assist, an line break assist and 5 tackle breaks… 29 tackles… gained 98 run metres on his feet with 89… 2 missed tackles

Bodene Thompson (53/59): On the defensive side, delivered 4 1-on-1 tackles… 40 tackles… gained 123 run metres on his feet with 107

Shaun Johnson (50/67): Went over for a try… tallied 1 conversions of 4 attempts with the boot… going forward, racked up an try assist, 2 line breaks and 2 tackle breaks… 11 tackles… gained 72 run metres on his feet with 89… 2 missed tackles and 2 errors

Solomone Kata (44/42): Crossed the line for a try… in attack, totalled 6 tackle breaks… 14 tackles… gained 81 run metres on his feet with 98

Ryan Hoffman (43/45): 29 tackles… ran 105 times for 150 run metres… 3 missed tackles

Ben Matulino (42/46): Going forward, racked up an tackle break and 3 offloads… 25 tackles… ran 107 times for 106 run metres

Thomas Leuluai (38/35): On defence, delivered 4 1-on-1 tackles… 35 tackles

Jacob Lillyman (32/43): 26 tackles… ran 105 times for 123 run metres… 2 missed tackles

Jonathan Wright (30/51): First try… scored a try… with ball in hand, managed an line break, 2 tackle breaks and an offload… ran 98 times for 104 run metres

Konrad Hurrell (29/41): On the attacking side of the ball, had an line break, 4 tackle breaks and 2 offloads… covered 124 run metres on the ground with 104… an missed tackle and 3 errors

Albert Vete (27/35): 12 tackles… gained 100 run metres on his feet with 110

Manu Vatuvei (23/39): Went in for a try… when in attack, racked up an line break and 3 tackle breaks… gained 58 run metres on his feet with 107… 2 missed tackles

Sam Lisone (20/26): 14 tackles… gained 70 run metres on his feet with 102

Tuimoala Lolohea (20/35): Going forward, had an try assist, an line break assist and an offload… covered 87 run metres on the ground with 89

Dominique Peyroux (6/11):

Nathan Friend (3/10): an missed tackle and 2 errors