Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs v Gold Coast Titans Preview
Saturday, 3pm AEDT
With the Bulldogs suffering a shock ( 24-20 ) loss last week against the New Zealand Warriors, they will be desperate to gain a victory. The game will be played at ANZ stadium, however the Bulldogs are yet to win a home game there this season. This will be a big challenge for them as the Titans have only been defeated at ANZ stadium once against the Bulldogs.
The Bulldogs have to go into Saturday’s clash with an unchanged squad. Although Bulldogs coach Des Hasler has included Lloyd Perrett and Craig Garvey to an extended bench.
The Titans however go into the game with a different 17 that took the field the last week. NSW representative Greg Bird is back from suspension, but Daniel Mortimer will be out with a hamstring injury. Kierran Moseley has also been included in a five man bench.
Saturday’s match will include a couple a individual milestones. It will see Bulldogs player Greg Eastwood play his 200th NRL game and Gold Coast Titans forward Luke Douglas play his 100th NRL game. Douglas will be just the 21st player to play 100 games for two NRL clubs.
Bulldogs are currently 6th on the ladder, with the Titans sitting at 9th place. This is a crucial game for both teams.
The game can be viewed from Fox Sports live coverage at 3:00pm AEDT
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– Written by Aidan Fedorow