Canterbury Cup NSW Team of the Week | Rd 18

Each week, the NSWRL.com.au staff writers will name their 17 best performers from the weekend's Canterbury Cup NSW. These selections, heavily based on statistical data, are the opinions of the writers and do not necessarily reflect the views of the NSWRL.

  1. Tristan Sailor
    Club: St George Illawarra Dragons; 2019 TOTW selections: 3

One try, eight tackle-breaks, 3/3 conversions, 236 total metres, 45 post-contact metres.

  1. Matt Ikuvalu
    Club: North Sydney Bears; 2019 TOTW selections: 2 

One try-assist, one line-break assist, seven tackle-breaks, 149 total metres, 68 post-contact metres.

  1. Cole Waaka
    Club: New Zealand Warriors; 2019 TOTW selections: 1

One try, one line-break, four tackle-breaks, 158 total metres, 16 tackles. 

  1. Billy Smith
    Club: North Sydney Bears; 2019 TOTW selections: 3

One try, one line-break, eight tackle-breaks, 182 total metres, 20 tackles.

  1. Shaun Sauni-Esau
    Club: Blacktown Workers Sea Eagles; 2019 TOTW selections: 1 

One try, one line-break, two tackle-breaks, 108 total metres.

  1. Matt Burton
    Club: Penrith Panthers; 2019 TOTW selections: 1

One try, one try-assist, three tackle-breaks, 245 total kick-metres, 14 tackles.                                          

  1. Adam Keighran (c)
    Club: New Zealand Warriors; 2019 TOTW selections: 2

Two tries, one try-assist, two line-breaks, one line-break assist, six tackle-breaks, 163 total kick-metres, 18 tackles.

  1. Chris Satae
    Club: New Zealand Warriors; 2019 TOTW selections: 6

243 total metres, 83 post-contact metres, two offloads, 24 tackles.

  1. Soni Luke
    Club: Western Suburbs Magpies; 2019 TOTW selections: 1 

One try, one try-assist, one line-break, one line-break assist, two tackle-breaks, 30 tackles.

  1. Max Bailey
    Club: North Sydney Bears; 2019 TOTW selections: 4

One try, one line-break, two tackle-breaks, 186 total metres, 60 post-contact metres, 22 tackles. 

  1. William Burns
    Club: Penrith Panthers; 2019 TOTW selections: 4

Two tries, two line-breaks, six tackle-breaks, 30 tackles. 

  1. Ligi Sao
    Club: New Zealand Warriors; 2019 TOTW selections: 4 

172 total metres, 61 post-contact metres, two tackle-breaks, four offloads, 32 tackles.

  1. Leivaha Pulu
    Club: New Zealand Warriors; 2019 TOTW selections: 1

One try, one line-break, 10 tackle-breaks, two offloads, 152 total metres, 29 tackles.

  1. Brock Lamb
    Club: North Sydney Bears; 2019 TOTW selections: 4

Two tries, two line-breaks, two tackle-breaks, 4/5 conversions, 320 total kick-metres, 19 tackles.

  1. Andy Saunders
    Club: Blacktown Workers Sea Eagles; 2019 TOTW selections: 3

198 total metres, 78 post-contact metres, one tackle-break, 34 tackles. 

  1. Jackson Ford
    Club: St George Illawarra Dragons; 2019 TOTW selections: 7

178 total metres, 74 post-contact metres, two tackle-breaks, 47 tackles.

  1. Jirah Momoisea
    Club: Newcastle Knights; 2019 TOTW selections: 1

One try, one line-break, 133 total metres, 50 post-contact metres, 14 tackles.