Player news from R22 of 2015: Newcastle vs Sydney

Tariq Sims (48/65): 31 tackles… gained 171 run metres on his feet with 105

Sione Mata’utia (48/78): Went over for a try… on offence, worked for an line break and 3 tackle breaks… 16 tackles… gained 139 run metres on his feet with 98

Kurt Gidley (46/57): Went over for a try… 16 tackles… gained 131 run metres on his feet with 86… 4 missed tackles and an error

Jeremy Smith (45/51): Scored a try… 34 tackles… gained 84 run metres on his feet with 98… 2 missed tackles, an error and 2 penalties

Clint Newton (38/35): 28 tackles… covered 64 run metres on the ground with 102

Korbin Sims (37/35): 31 tackles… covered 133 run metres on the ground with 108… 5 missed tackles

Tyrone Roberts (34/50): Registered 3 conversions of 4 attempts with the boot… when in defence, contributed with 3 1-on-1 tackles… 15 tackles

Sam Mataora (32/40): 18 tackles… ran 114 times for 81 run metres

Chris Houston (31/31): 31 tackles… ran 105 times for 85 run metres… 3 missed tackles and an error

Joseph Tapine (28/40): Crossed for a try… 15 tackles… covered 54 run metres on the ground with 103

Adam Clydsdale (27/28): In defence, contributed with 3 1-on-1 tackles… 31 tackles

Beau Scott (24/22): 21 tackles

Dane Gagai (22/40): Going forward, had an try assist, an line break assist and an tackle break… gained 109 run metres on his feet with 94

Tyler Randell (15/15): 19 tackles

Nathan Ross (15/18): Ran 0 times for 147 run metres

Danny Levi (10/-):

Akuila Uate (2/16): In defence, managed 3 1-on-1 tackles and 1 kicks defused… covered 105 run metres on the ground with 100… 4 missed tackles and 2 errors

James Maloney (72/108): Scored a try… managed 5 conversions of 7 attempts from goal attempts… in attack, totalled 2 try assists, an line break, 3 line break assists and 3 tackle breaks… 14 tackles… gained 62 run metres on his feet with 83… an missed tackle and 2 penalties

Roger Tuivasa-Sheck (64/110): Went over for 3 tries… with ball in hand, managed an line break, 4 tackle breaks and 2 offloads… covered 234 run metres on the ground with 93

Daniel Tupou (61/97): First try… crossed the line for a try… on the attacking side of the ball, managed an try assist, 2 line breaks, 9 tackle breaks and an offload… covered 168 run metres on the ground with 99… an missed tackle and 2 errors

Jake Friend (56/63): 47 tackles… covered 69 run metres on the ground with 92… an missed tackle and an error

Kane Evans (49/62): Crossed for a try… on offence, registered 2 tackle breaks and 4 offloads… 21 tackles… ran 110 times for 169 run metres… 2 missed tackles, an error and 2 penalties

Boyd Cordner (48/50): 34 tackles… covered 93 run metres on the ground with 102

Michael Jennings (45/62): Going forward, managed an try assist, an line break, an line break assist, 4 tackle breaks and an offload… 11 tackles… gained 110 run metres on his feet with 94

Jared Waerea-Hargreaves (44/51): 29 tackles… covered 91 run metres on the ground with 116

Aidan Guerra (42/43): 29 tackles… gained 109 run metres on his feet with 103

Blake Ferguson (35/47): 24 tackles… covered 50 run metres on the ground with 103… 2 missed tackles and an error

Sio Siua Taukeiaho (34/31): When in defence, had 3 1-on-1 tackles… 26 tackles… ran 101 times for 100 run metres

Dylan Napa (29/31): 22 tackles… covered 93 run metres on the ground with 109

Isaac Liu (28/31): 16 tackles… ran 107 times for 112 run metres

Jackson Hastings (23/28): 20 tackles… 3 missed tackles

Suaia Matagi (22/27): 12 tackles… covered 104 run metres on the ground with 105

Brendan Elliot (15/38): Crossed the line for a try

Mitchell Aubusson (10/14): 10 tackles