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Rabbitohs v Dragons, Raiders v Sharks: NRL round 10 live scores, stats and commentary
13 May 2018
The Sharks edge a close encounter with the Raiders in Canberra after the South Sydney Rabbitohs pulled off an upset win over the ladder-leading Dragons.

The Sharks edge a close encounter with the Raiders in Canberra after the South Sydney Rabbitohs pulled off an upset win over the ladder-leading Dragons.

Sharks pull clear of Raiders late in Canberra

A Valentine Holmes double proved the difference as Cronulla enjoyed a gutsy 24-16 NRL comeback win over Canberra.

The Sharks' fourth straight victory was built around their full-back's dramatic redemption after costing the Sharks an early converted try.

Star Raiders winger Nick Cotric pounced on some sloppy play from Holmes in the dead-ball zone to score Canberra's first points after seven minutes to get the crowd of 11,047 firing.

But only a minute later Holmes weaved through Canberra's defence after taking a high-ball to run three quarters of the field and get the Sharks going with their first try.

Fittingly, Holmes sealed the game when he went on another huge run in the final minute as Chad Townsend converted the try after full-time.

The Sharks trailed by eight points at half-time in the clash, with the Raiders searching for a victory that would've put them inside the top-eight.

Canberra didn't add to its score after the break as Cronulla controlled possession and time in attack during the second half.

Sosaia Feki's try on the left edge in the 66th minute saw the Sharks hit the lead for the first time as the Raiders were unable to capitalise on their attacking threats after that.

Holmes was also influential in another try, as he slapped a ball back for first-gamer Jack Williams to score the first points of his career in the 55th minute.

Canberra's woes were compounded by five-eighth Blake Austin being taken from the field with a suspected serious ankle injury.

The off-contract Austin was helped off by trainers after being injured while scoring Canberra's second try late in the first half.

Bunnies turn over the league-leading Dragons

South Sydney has proven it is the real deal this NRL season with a 24-10 upset of ladder leaders St George Illawarra on Sunday.

A week after being anointed the premiership favourites following their heavy defeat of Melbourne, the Dragons came crashing back to earth.

Anthony Sebibold's Rabbitohs produced one of the best defensive efforts of the year to hold out the Dragons, who remain in top spot despite the loss.

Teenage winger Campbell Graham effectively sealed the win for Souths when he scored from an Adam Reynolds grubber that had deflected off Gareth Widdop in 72nd minute to make it 18-4.

Five minutes earlier Tyson Frizell's 90m effort when Sam Burgess dropped the ball kept the Dragons in the game when they got back to 14-4.

Frizell did get his second with a 77th minute consolation try.

Despite his error Burgess had a barnstorming game in his return from a two-week suspension.

Souths backrower Angus Crichton made 188 metres and scored his side's second which made it 10-0 after just eight minutes.

Damien Cook won the battle of the NSW number nine aspirants with Cameron McInnes, making good metres out of dummy-half and kicking for Greg Inglis' final try.

After Souths led 12-0 at half-time, they dodged a bullet when the touch judges and referees missed an Adam Reynolds knock on.

To make things worse for the Dragons, Reynolds booted a penalty conversion soon after to make it 14-0.

The turning point came midway through the first half when the Dragons had six sets on the Bunnies' line in the space of seven minutes but could not crack them.

Despite having 26 tackles inside the opposition red zone in the first stanza, the Dragons were held scoreless at halftime for just the second time this year as the Bunnies went on to hold onto fifth spot.

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Panthers v Cowboys, Knights v Rabbitohs: NRL round nine live scores, stats and commentary 
The Panthers are looking to consolidate their spot in the NRL top four against the Cowboys in Bathurst, as the Rabbitohs celebrate their 36-18 triumph over the Knights in Newcastle. Follow all the live scores, stats and commentary. click here for full story...

Last Game: The Rabbitohs lost against the Newcastle Knights 28 - 42 at Energy Australia Stadium, Australia (5492 days ago)  game results here
 South Sydney Season 0 Stats (All games)
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 Leagues the South Sydney are in
1995 Winfield Cup, 1996 Optus Cup, 1998 NRL Season, 1999 NRL Country Carnival, 1999 NRL Season, 2002 Pre-season games, 2002 NRL Season, 2003 NRL Season,

 Players in 2002
Adam Muir, Adam Peek, Andrew Hart, Andrew Hinson, Andrew King, Blaine Stanley, Brad Watts, Brent Grose, Brett Sheehan, David Elvy, Duncan MacGillivray, Frank Puletua, Glen Grief, Jacin Sinclair, Jamie Fitzgerald, Jason Death, Luke Stuart, Nathan Merritt, Owen Craigie, Paul McNicholas, Paul Stringer, Russell Richardson, Scott Geddes, Scott McLean, Shane Rigon, Terry Lamey, Wade Mckinnon, Wes Maas,

 Players in 1999
Andrew Dunneman, Brett Rodwell, Chris Caruana, Craig Wing, Darrell Trindall, Ian Rubin, James Smith, Jason Nicols, Jeremy Schloss, Julian O'Neill, Justin Loomans, Lee Hookey, Matt Parsons, Robert Tocco, Sean Garlick, Tim Brasher, Tony Iro, Wayne Richards, Wes Patten,
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Last Results

Sunday, 11 May, 2003
Newcastle 42
South Sydney 28


Saturday, 3 May, 2003
Canberra 34
South Sydney 12


Sunday, 27 Apr, 2003
Eagles 28
South Sydney 20


Saturday, 19 Apr, 2003
Penrith 16
South Sydney 14


Saturday, 12 Apr, 2003
South Sydney 32
Wests Tigers 22


Sunday, 6 Apr, 2003
Warriors 38
South Sydney 16


Monday, 31 Mar, 2003
Cowboys 27
South Sydney 20


Sunday, 23 Mar, 2003
Brisbane 22
South Sydney 20


Saturday, 15 Mar, 2003
Canterbury 34
South Sydney 26


Saturday, 31 Aug, 2002
Cowboys 36
South Sydney 34


2003 NRL LADDER
Round 10
May 17th - 18th
Pos  Team Name  P
 1   Canberra   16 
 2   Brisbane   14 
 3   Warriors   14 
 4   Sydney City   12 
 5   Melbourne   12 
 6   Newcastle   12 
 7   Penrith   12 
 8   Canterbury   10 
 9   St George   10 
 10   Eagles   8 
 11   Cowboys   8 
 12   Sharks   6 
 13   Wests Tigers   6 
 14   Parramatta   4 
 15   South Sydney   2 
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