NRL Rd 9: Canberra Raiders v Melbourne Storm Stats Breakdown

Melbourne Storm captain and hooker Cameron Smith

Canberra Raiders v Melbourne Storm Breakdown

The Canberra Raiders and Melbourne Storm have played each other on 45 occasions; the Raiders have won 14 games, the Storm have won 31 games and there have been zero draws.

The Canberra Raiders need to score just ten points to reach 700 total points scored against the Melbourne Storm.

The Canberra Raiders have won the last three games against the Storm, all of which have come in Melbourne.

The first game played between the two sides was a 16-12 victory for the Melbourne Storm in round 24, 1998.

Biggest Wins

The Canberra Raiders biggest win over the Melbourne Storm was a comfortable 40-12 victory in round 18, 2012.

The Melbourne Storm’s biggest win over the Canberra Raiders was a 68-4 demolition in round 21, 2013.

Melbourne Storm club legend Billy Slater

Leading Try Scorer

Billy Slater (MEL) – 13
Matt Geyer (MEL) – 11
Greg Inglis (MEL) – 11
Mahe Fonua (MEL) – 9
Marcus Bai (MEL) – 8

Leading Point Scorer

Cameron Smith (MEL) – 2 tries & 99 goals (206 pts)
Jarrod Croker (CAN) – 7 tries & 37 goals (102 pts)
Matt Orford (MEL/CAN) – 2 tries & 36 goals (80 pts)
Clinton Schifcofske (CAN) – 3 tries & 27 goals (62 pts)

Players to have played for both sides in this clash

  1. Andrew McFadden – 1997-2001 (CAN) & 2003-2004 (MEL)
  2. Brett Finch – 1999-2002 (CAN) & 2009-2010 & 2013 (MEL)
  3. Glenn Lazarus – 1987-1991 (CAN) & 1998-1999 (MEL)
  4. Matt Orford – 2001-2005 (MEL) & 2011 (CAN)
  5. Troy Thompson – 2001-2010 (CAN) & 2011 (MEL)
  6. Glen Turner – 2000 & 2003-2005 (MEL) & 2007-2009 (CAN)
  7. Brett White – 2005-2010 (MEL) & 2011-2014 (CAN)
  8. Ben Cross – 2003-2005 (CAN) & 2006-2007 (MEL)
  9. Jeff Lima – 2006-2010 (MEL) & 2016-2017 (CAN)
  10. Tom Learoyd-Lahrs – 2006-2013 (CAN) & 2015 (MEL)
  11. Ryan Hinchcliffe – 2007-2008 (CAN) & 2009-2015 (MEL)
  12. Sandor Earl – 2012-2013 (CAN) & 2019 (MEL)
  13. Sisi Waqa – 2011-2014 (MEL) & 2015 (CAN)
  14. Brenko Lee – 2014-2016 (CAN) & 2020 (MEL)
  15. Curtis Scott – 2016-2019 (MEL) & 2020 (CAN)
  16. Mark Nicholls – 2012-2013 & 2015 (CAN) & 2017 (MEL)

Players to have sin-binned/sent-off in this clash

  1. Adam Mogg (CAN) sin-binned in round 18, 2005.
  2. Michael Weyman (CAN) & Matt King (MEL) both sin-binned in round 25, 2006.
  3. Joseph Tapine & Jack Wighton (both CAN) both sin-binned in round 22, 2019.

Head coaching records

Craig Bellamy (MEL) – 26/35 (74.3%)
Mal Meninga (CAN) – 4/8 (50%)
Chris Anderson (MEL) – 3/6 (50%)
Mark Murray (MEL) – 2/4 (50%)
Ricky Stuart (CAN) – 5/12 (41.7%)
David Furner (CAN) – 3/10 (30%)
Matthew Elliott (CAN) – 1/11 (9.1%)
Neil Henry (CAN) – 0/4 (0%)

Players to have scored three tries or more in one game

  1. Greg Inglis (MEL) scored three tries in round 10, 2010.
  2. Edrick Lee (CAN) scored three tries in round 18, 2012.
  3. Mahe Fonua (MEL) scored three tries in round 21, 2013.
  4. Sisi Waqa (MEL) scored three tries in round 21, 2013.
  5. Suliasi Vunivalu (MEL) scored three tries in round 2, 2019.

 

 

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