Des Hasler believes the battle between the two number nines on Friday night will be an exciting tussle and a great learning experience for Michael Lichaa.

ROUND 1 STATS:

  MICHAEL LICHAA ROBBIE FARAH
TOTAL MINUTES 73 72
TOTAL RUNS (m) 9 (56m) 8 (27m)
TACKLE BREAKS 1 2
TACKLES MADE 35 39