NRL Rd 7: St George Illawarra Dragons v Sydney Roosters Stats Breakdown

Former Sydney Roosters forward Craig Fitzgibbon

St George Illawarra Dragons v Sydney Roosters Stats

The St George Illawarra Dragons and Sydney Roosters have played each other on 41 occasions; the Dragons have won 20 games, the Roosters have won 20 games and there has been one draw.

The St George Illawarra Dragons need 20 points to reach 800 total points against the Sydney Roosters. It’ll be the fourth team that the Dragons have scored 800 points against.

The first game played between the two sides was a 20-16 win for the Dragons in round 9, 1999.

Biggest Wins

The St George Illawarra Dragons biggest win over the Sydney Roosters was a 44-6 demolition in round 21, 2005.

The Sydney Roosters biggest win over the St George Illawarra Dragons was a 42-6 shellacking in round 24, 2016.

Former Sydney Roosters fullback Anthony Minichiello

Top try-scorer in this clash

Anthony Minichiello (SYD) – 10
Matt Cooper (SGI) – 8
Trent Barrett (SGI) – 7
Brad Fittler (SYD) – 7
Mark Gasnier (SGI) – 7
Shaun Kenny-Dowall (SYD) – 7
Jason Nightingale (SGI) – 7

Most prolific point-scorer in this clash

Craig Fitzgibbon (SGI/SYD) – 4 tries & 42 goals (100 pts)
Jamie Soward (SYD/SGI) – 5 tries, 37 goals & 2 field goals (96 pts)
Gareth Widdop (SGI) – 3 tries & 27 goals (66 pts)
James Maloney (SYD) – 1 try & 26 goals (56 pts)
Wayne Bartrim (SGI) – 3 tries & 17 goals (50 pts)
Latrell Mitchell (SYD) – 6 tries & 13 goals (50 pts)

Players to have played for both sides from this clash

  1. Colin Ward – 1991-1994 (SYD) & 1999-2001 (SGI)
  2. Craig Fitzgibbon – 1999 (SGI) & 2000-2009 (SYD)
  3. Quentin Pongia – 1999-2001 (SYD) & 2003 (SGI)
  4. Amos Roberts – 2000-2003 (SGI) & 2005-2008 (SYD)
  5. Jason Ryles – 2000-2008 (SGI) & 2010 (SYD)
  6. Nathan Tutt – 2001 (SYD) & 2002-2003 (SGI)
  7. Brett Firman – 2003-2004 (SGI) & 2005 (SYD)
  8. Heath L’Estrange – 2004-2007 & 2014 (SYD) & 2015 (SGI)
  9. Nathan Blacklock – 1995 (SYD) & 1999-2004 (SGI)
  10. Willie Manu – 2005 (SGI) & 2015 (SYD)
  11. Stuart Webb – 2003-2005 (SYD) & 2008 (SGI)
  12. Jamie Soward – 2005-2007 (SYD) & 2007-2013 (SGI)
  13. Lagi Setu – 2007-2008 (SGI) & 2015 (SYD)
  14. Jack Bosden – 2011 (SGI) & 2012 (SYD)

Players to have been sin-binned/sent-off from this clash

  1. Ryan Cross (SYD) & Clint Greenshields (SGI) both sin-binned in round 19, 2004.
  2. Brett Finch (SYD) & Justin Poore (SGI) both sin-binned in round 7, 2005.
  3. Anthony Minichiello (SYD) sin-binned in round 23, 2011.

Players to have scored three or more tries in one game in this clash

  1. Mark Gasnier (SGI) scored three tries in round 21, 2005.
  2. Mitchell Pearce (SYD) scored three tries in round 22, 2012.
  3. Latrell Mitchell (SYD) scored three tries in round 20, 2018.

Head Coaching Records

Chris Anderson (SYD) – 1/1 (100%)
Wayne Bennett (SGI) – 6/7 (85.7%)
David Waite (SGI) – 4/5 (80%)
Trent Robinson (SYD) – 10/13 (76.9%)
Nathan Brown (SGI) – 6/10 (60%)
Graham Murray (SYD) – 2/4 (50%) (1 draw)
Ricky Stuart (SYD) – 4/9 (44.4%)
Paul McGregor (SGI) – 3/10 (30%)
Brian Smith (SYD) – 2/7 (28.6%)
Brad Fittler (SYD) – 1/4 (25%)
Steve Price (SGI) – 1/5 (20%)
Phil Gould (SYD) – 0/3 (0%)
Andrew Farrar (SGI) – 0/5 (0%) (1 draw)

 

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