Digital Image Grant Trouville  © nrlphotos.com : Jack Wighton  : NRL Rugby League Round 24 - Cronulla Sharks v Canberra Raiders at Remondis Stadium Sunday the 24th of August 2014.

By the Numbers: Raiders v Sharks

Here are the leading stats from the Raiders v Sharks match yesterday at Remondis Stadium. All the best runners, tacklers and most creative players.

Metre Eaters:

1. Jack Wighton 181 metres

2. Paul Vaughan 174 metres

3. Jarrod Croker 152 metres

Top Tacklers:

1. Glen Buttriss 37 tackles

2. Jarrad Kennedy 33 tackles

3. Joel Edwards 31 tackles

Missed Tackles:

The Raiders missed 37 tackles compared to the 31 missed by the Sharks.

Most Creative:

1. Anthony Milford 2 try assist

2. Jack Wighton 1 try assist

3. Mitchell Cornish 1 try assist

Second Phase Play:

1. Josh McCrone and Dane Tilse 2 offloads each

2. Jack Wighton, Jarrod Croker, Edrick Lee, Anthony Milford, Mitch Cornish, Paul Vaughan 1 offload each

Damaging Runners:

1. Jack Wighton 8 tackle breaks 1 line break

2. Jarrod Croker 5 tackle breaks and 3 line breaks

3. Bill Tupou 5 tackle breaks

Line Breaks:

The Raiders made four line breaks to the Sharks three, with Jarrod Croker making an impressive three of the Raiders four line breaks.

Kick Metres:

1. Anthony Milford 8 kicks for 168 metres

2. Mitch Cornish 6 kicks for 173 metres

3. Josh McCrone 4 kicks for 88 metres

Possession Rate:

The Raiders had a slightly higher possession rate with 51% of the ball throughout the match


Completion Rate:

The Raiders completed 24 out of 35 sets for a completion rate of 69%. Conversely, the Sharks had a completion rate of 70%

Penalties Conceded:

The Raiders conceded 7 penalties whilst the Sharks also conceded 7.

Errors:

The Raiders made 14 errors compared to the 13 registered by the Sharks

Statistics courtesy of NRL Stats.