St Helens 12-20 Sydney: Brave Saints fall short against Roosters
St Helens vs Sydney
Betfred World Club Challenge
7:45pm Saturday February
Totally Wicked Stadium
St Helens were made to rue missed opportunities as they were conquered at 20-12 by Sydney Roosters at the World Club Challenge.
The Roosters made history becoming the first team to win World Club Challenge names.
Saints had taken an early lead when Luke Thomson crashed over after having an inside pass however, the Roosters hit back with tries from Daniel Tupou along with Joseph Manu to take an 8-6 lead.
Manu then went for his second to make it 12-6 soon after the hour mark, until Sio Siua Taukeiaho punishment and a Luke Keary try secured the victory for the NRL premiers.
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