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Digital Image by Grant Trouvile © NRLphotos : Sisa Waqa   : 2015 NRL Round 1 - Cronulla Sharks v Canberra Raiders at REMONDIS Stadium, Sunday March 8th 2015.

Metre Eaters:

1. Jack Wighton 176 metres

2. Sisa Waqa 133 metres

3. Josh Papalii 121 metres

Top Tacklers:

1. Shaun Fensom 44 tackles

2. Sia Soliola 38 tackles

3. Paul Vaughan 27 tackles

Most Creative:

1.Jarrod Croker and Jack Wighton 1 try assist and 1 line break assist

2. Shaun Fensom 1 line break assist  

Second Phase Play:

1. Shaun Fensom and Sisa Waqa 3 offloads

2. Josh Papalii and Paul Vaughan 1 offload

Damaging Runners:

1. Jordan Rapana 2 line breaks and 5 tackle breaks

2. Jack Wighton 2 line breaks and 2 tackle breaks

3. Sisa Waqa 1 line break and 2 tackle breaks

Kick Metres:

1. Mitch Cornish 8 kicks for 305 metres

2. Blake Austin 6 kicks for 111 metres

3. Josh Hodgson 2 kicks for 59 metres

Possession Rate:

Canberra enjoyed 53% of possession.

Completion Rate:

The Raiders completed 26 out of 37 sets for a completion rate of 70.3%. Conversely, the Sharks had a completion rate of 65.8%.


The Raiders made 11 errors compared to the 13 registered by the Sharks.

Missed Tackles:

The Raiders missed 20 tackles compared to the 15 missed by the Sharks.

Penalties Conceded:

The Raiders conceded 8 penalties whilst the Sharks conceded 7.

Bad Boys:

Jack Wighton and Sosaia Feki were sent to the sin bin in the 58th minute for fighting.

*Statistics provided by ProZone Sports.

Acknowledgement of Country

Canberra Raiders respect and honour the Traditional Custodians of the land and pay our respects to their Elders past, present and future. We acknowledge the stories, traditions and living cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples on the lands we meet, gather and play on.