Top Metre Gainers

When it comes to the numbers, round 12 against the Dragons was Sam Burgess’ round. His high work-rate begins in the metre-making stakes, where the lock-forward asserted himself by topping the category with 192 metres to his name. Brothers George and Thomas trailed behind, with the three making a clean sweep of the top three positions.

Sam Burgess – 192m

George Burgess – 182m

Thomas Burgess – 143m

Greg Inglis – 127m

 

Top Tacklers

Backing up his achievement in the previous category, Sam also takes the honours when it comes to the tackle count by making 38 tackles, with George Burgess trailing close behind with 31 and Ben Te’o with 30.

Sam Burgess – 38

George Burgess – 31

Ben Te’o – 30

John Sutton – 27

 

Top Tackle Breaks

You guessed it – Sam Burgess again, only this time, centre Dylan Walker managed to equal the lock forward when it came to breaking tackles with both notching up five apiece. Double try-scorer Joel Reddy was next in line with three.

Sam Burgess – 5

Dylan Walker – 5

Joel Reddy – 3

 

Spotlight – Sam Burgess