Player news from R18 of 2015: Canberra vs Newcastle

Blake Austin (64/87): First try… scored 3 tries… without the ball, got stuck in with 4 1-on-1 tackles… 18 tackles… covered 50 run metres on the ground with 93

Josh Papalii (52/87): Crossed for 2 tries… 27 tackles… gained 50 run metres on his feet with 110… 2 missed tackles

Jarrod Croker (46/70): Scored a try… tallied 6 conversions of 6 attempts with the boot… in defence, worked for 4 1-on-1 tackles and 1 kicks defused… 18 tackles… covered 61 run metres on the ground with 94

David Shillington (45/46): 30 tackles… ran 112 times for 162 run metres

Sam Williams (42/55): Going forward, racked up 3 try assists, an line break assist, an tackle break and an offload… 12 tackles… 3 missed tackles and an error

Shaun Fensom (41/47): 35 tackles… gained 107 run metres on his feet with 101

Paul Vaughan (41/58): Going forward, racked up an try assist, an line break assist, 2 tackle breaks and an offload… 19 tackles… covered 99 run metres on the ground with 110

Sia Soliola (39/43): On the defensive side, was credited with 3 1-on-1 tackles… 38 tackles… gained 76 run metres on his feet with 97… 2 missed tackles and an error

Jordan Rapana (35/35): In attack, worked for an try assist, an line break and 4 tackle breaks… 10 tackles… gained 109 run metres on his feet with 98… 3 missed tackles

Josh Hodgson (34/39): When in defence, had 3 1-on-1 tackles… 37 tackles… 3 missed tackles

Shannon Boyd (32/36): 28 tackles… ran 122 times for 69 run metres

Edrick Lee (26/22): Gained 112 run metres on his feet with 102

Sisa Waqa (18/41): On defence, got stuck in with 4 1-on-1 tackles and 1 kicks defused… 16 tackles… ran 98 times for 69 run metres… 2 missed tackles and an error

Jarrad Kennedy (16/14): On the defensive side, delivered 3 1-on-1 tackles… 16 tackles

Frank-Paul Nuuausala (15/19): 13 tackles… gained 64 run metres on his feet with 105

Jack Wighton (15/19): Covered 82 run metres on the ground with 92

Kurt Baptiste (11/17): 22 tackles… 5 missed tackles and an error

Joseph Tapine (64/62): 45 tackles… covered 102 run metres on the ground with 103

Kade Snowden (57/82): Went in for a try… on the attacking side of the ball, accumulated an line break, 2 tackle breaks and an offload… 28 tackles… covered 137 run metres on the ground with 110

Korbin Sims (55/52): On offence, worked for 5 tackle breaks and 2 offloads… 23 tackles… ran 108 times for 134 run metres

Jeremy Smith (48/61): When in attack, totalled an try assist, an line break assist, 3 tackle breaks and an offload… 27 tackles… gained 59 run metres on his feet with 98

Akuila Uate (48/97): Went in for 2 tries… on the attacking side of the ball, had 2 line breaks, 2 tackle breaks and an offload… covered 165 run metres on the ground with 100

Kurt Gidley (42/83): In attack, had an try assist, an line break assist, 2 tackle breaks and 5 offloads… covered 192 run metres on the ground with 86… an missed tackle and 2 errors

James McManus (42/54): Went in for a try… going forward, racked up an line break and 5 tackle breaks… covered 110 run metres on the ground with 92

Paterika Vaivai (36/38): On the attacking side of the ball, managed an tackle break and 4 offloads… 15 tackles… gained 100 run metres on his feet with 117

David Fa’alogo (34/42): 28 tackles… gained 127 run metres on his feet with 102… 2 missed tackles

Jarrod Mullen (34/65): 17 tackles

Tyler Randell (33/36): 31 tackles

Sam Mataora (28/27): 21 tackles… gained 72 run metres on his feet with 114

Tariq Sims (27/28): When in defence, got stuck in with 3 1-on-1 tackles… 19 tackles… gained 109 run metres on his feet with 105

Tyrone Roberts (24/27): Registered 3 conversions of 4 attempts with the boot… 3 missed tackles

Dane Gagai (23/46): Covered 129 run metres on the ground with 94… 4 missed tackles and 2 errors

Sione Mata’utia (19/24): Ran 98 times for 111 run metres

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