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It is hard not to be satisfied with a 2-0 start to the season, especially when both wins come on your own turf in the space of a week.

That is one of the reasons why both captain and coach spoke volumes of their team’s even contribution in Sunday night’s 34-16 win over the Titans.

Will Chambers scored a double while Dale Finucane was tireless at both ends, finishing with 112 metres and a try.

Melbourne made a strong start to the game before the Titans hit back with two tries in five minutes to take the lead.

However the men in purple refused to be shaken and responded with a game-turning five minute burst of their own on the stroke of halftime.

“Obviously those two tries we scored just before halftime turned the momentum to us,” Bellamy said.

“Cameron (Smith’s) 40-20 was a huge play, it probably gives us a little bit of confidence and sapped a bit of confidence out of the Gold Coast.

“I thought our second half was pretty good as well.”

Cameron Munster proved an impressive stand-in at fullback following Billy Slater’s late withdrawal from the side prior to kickoff.

The 21-year-old finished the game with 143 metres and his try soon after half-time gave Storm some much-need breathing space.

His performance did enough to fill the coach with confidence should the youngster needed to be called upon again in the No.1.

“When he has trained he’s basically trained with us in the centres so just getting used to that fullback spot again is going to take a little bit of time,” Bellamy said.

“So to change his mentality from being our centre to our fullback is obviously different. I thought there were some really good signs, especially in the second half where he did a couple of really good things that helped us.”

Storm will travel to Mount Smart Stadium next Sunday to take on the Warriors, aiming to keep their unbeaten start to the season in tact.

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