Live updates from the Vodafone Warriors’ NRL trial against Gold Coast at Sunshine Coast Stadium.
Almost under way. Been a wet, wet week on the Sunshine Coast but no rain right now.
1.00 | Solid start. Good first set.
3.00 | Great second set, Shaun Johnson grubber forcing Titans to start from their own line and then turn possession over bringing it out. Attacking scrum.
4.10 | Titans concede penalty. Repeat set. And now another penalty. Three sets on end.
5.10 | Make that four sets on end with Gold Coast penalised again.
5.55 | Can’t make it pay. Attack falters and ball put down.
7.00 | Pressure on Vodafone Warriors now, Leilani Latu making a bust up the middle enabling Gold Coast to finish the set with a kick into touch on the last tackle.
9.00 | Good carries up the middle led by a strong Ken Maumalo run. Last kick from Johnson allowed to bounce and runs into touch. Titans get a piggy back penalty out of their end.
10.30 | Under the pump. Repeat sets for Titans after six again call after failing to defuse bomb and then back-to-back penalties. Defending well on the line.
13.20 | Weight of possession tells. Ash Taylor grubber deflects off a boot and Taylor races through to ground for the first try of the match. Michael Gordon converts. Gold Coast 6, Vodafone Warriors 0.