It just appears the puff has come out of the Dragons’ second-half rally at the moment, not in the least due to one of the most perplexing refereeing decisions we’ve seen all year.
How Bailey Simonsson wasn’t ruled to have knocked on that bomb on before it went into Adam Clune’s hands I will never know. Thankfully, it doesn’t hurt St George Illawarra on the scoreboard as they hold firm on their own line.
More bad news on the injury front though for Canberra, Emre Guler is helped from the field with a leg injury. Their forwards stocks are thinning by the week.
Raiders still leading 22-10 with just eight minutes left.