The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs suffered a 30-4 loss to the Penrith Panthers at BlueBet Stadium in round 12.
* Panthers forward Moses Leota was sent to the sin bin for a high tackle on Jake Averillo.
* Jack Hetherington, Will Hopoate, Moses Leota and Isaah Yeo were all charged by the match review committee.
* The Panthers had more possession than the Bulldogs, but both teams had the same completion rate (81%).
* Both teams had 25 tackle breaks each.
* The Panthers ran for 2007m compared to the Bulldogs 1373m.
* The Dogs made 368 tackles to Penrith’s 377.
* Both teams missed 25 tackles each.
* Penrith made 11 errors to Canterbury’s 8.
* The Bulldogs forced four dropouts to Penrith’s zero.
* The Bulldogs had a total of 869 kick metres compared to 654 for the homeside.
* Penrith came up with 13 offloads to the Bulldogs 3.
* Aaron Schoupp scored his first NRL try.
Meaney holds a ball up for Schoupp to get his first NRL try
* Jackson Topine in his first game since round 6 tops the tackle count with 47 with a tackle efficiency of 97.9%.
* Josh Jackson gets through 71 minutes of work, including 11 carries for 91 metres and 43 tackles on his return from a calf injury.
* Jake Averillo tops the Bulldogs NRL Fantasy points with 79 and comes up with a season high 653 kick metres.
* Canterbury’s back five all run for over 100 metres.
* Luke Thompson and Will Hopoate top the run metres for the Bulldogs with 139.
* Canterbury’s average play the ball speed is better than Penrith’s, 3.24 seconds compared to 3.8
* Brad Deitz suffers a hamstring injury and only gets through 11 minutes of the game.
Match: Panthers v Bulldogs
Round 12 -
Venue: BlueBet Stadium, Penrith