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.
1. Jack Wighton 181 metres
2. Paul Vaughan 174 metres
3. Jarrod Croker 152 metres
1. Glen Buttriss 37 tackles
2. Jarrad Kennedy 33 tackles
3. Joel Edwards 31 tackles
The Raiders missed 37 tackles compared to the 31 missed by the Sharks.
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
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
The Raiders made four line breaks to the Sharks three, with Jarrod Croker making an impressive three of the Raiders four line breaks.
1. Anthony Milford 8 kicks for 168 metres
2. Mitch Cornish 6 kicks for 173 metres
3. Josh McCrone 4 kicks for 88 metres
The Raiders had a slightly higher possession rate with 51% of the ball throughout the match
The Raiders completed 24 out of 35 sets for a completion rate of 69%. Conversely, the Sharks had a completion rate of 70%
The Raiders conceded 7 penalties whilst the Sharks also conceded 7.
The Raiders made 14 errors compared to the 13 registered by the Sharks
Statistics courtesy of NRL Stats.