Austbrokers Canberra Raiders Cup: Round 6 Wrap Up
The top four sides in the Austbrokers Canberra Raiders Cup all had wins on the weekend in the round six action.
Queanbeyan Kangaroos 40 Defeated Yass Magpies 0
Queanbeyan Kangaroos cemented their third position on the ladder with a huge win over the Yass Magpies.
Kangaroos player’s Adam Pearce and Tre Williams both crossed the line twice in the 40 point victory.
The loss has now sent Yass Magpies down to 8th place on the ladder with only one solitary win in their first season back in first grade.
Queanbeyan Blues 32 Defeated Woden Valley Rams 12
Queanbeyan Blues continued their dominating season with a 32-12 defeat of the Woden Valley Rams.
Fullback Adam Misios scored two tries for the team and was ably supported by his backline which continues to fire.
The Rams started the season well with two back to back wins however have not been able to put a win on the board since.
Gungahlin Bulls 48 Defeated Belconnen Sharks 20
Gungahlin Bulls are sitting pretty in second place on the ladder after a 28 point win over the Belconnen Sharks on Saturday.
After losing their first game of the season to the Blues, the Bulls have been on a winning streak since then.
Drury Low starred for the Bulls crossing the line for two tries.
The Sharks remain winless this season however are showing plenty of potential from their relatively young squad.
West Belconnen Warriors 32 Defeated Tuggeranong Bushrangers 26
A fiery and at times spiteful clash saw the West Belconnen Warriors come away from a narrow 32-26 victory over the Tuggeranong Bushrangers.
Both teams had a player sin binned in the first half with Bushrangers backrower Zach Mitchell being sent off twice.
A 22-4 deficit at half-time proved too much for the Bushrangers who put in a spirited comeback that fell just short.
Both teams had players who stood out in particular Warriors fullback Ryan McQueen who crossed for two tries.
Although Tuggeranong didn’t come away with the win, fullback Matthew Lyons and Brent Neil also has stand-out performances scoring two tries each.
|1||Queanbeyan United Firsts||6||6||0||0||0||252||76||331.58||176||12|
|2||Gungahlin Bulls Firsts||5||4||1||0||1||142||86||165.12||56||10|
|3||Queanbeyan Kangaroos Firsts||5||4||1||0||1||146||108||135.19||38||10|
|4||West Belconnen Firsts||4||3||1||0||1||136||70||194.29||66||8|
|5||Tuggeranong Bushrangers Firsts||5||2||3||0||0||122||138||88.41||-16||4|
|6||Woden Valley Rams Firsts||6||2||4||0||0||118||152||77.63||-34||4|
|7||Goulburn Workers Bulldogs Firsts||5||1||4||0||1||76||118||64.41||-42||4|
|8||Yass Magpies Firsts||5||1||4||0||1||72||188||38.30||-116||4|
|9||Belconnen United Sharks Firsts||5||0||5||0||1||82||210||39.05||-128||2|