Papalii is right on the money. Simonsson may have looked like he secures the ball if you FREEZE FRAME the millisecond that he has both hands on it. There is no way that Mulitalo doesn't have a hand in knocking that thing on as they were both going for the bomb. It was ridiculous that the VR saw fit to overrule the on-field ref on that one.greeneyed wrote: ↑March 22, 2021, 3:43 pm NRL bunker coin toss baffles Canberra Raiders
Josh Papalii was left scratching his head after Sharks centre and former teammate Josh Dugan was awarded a try with seven minutes remaining in the Raiders' win over Cronulla.
"I think the video refs need a bit of help up there. We were having a good chat to some of the Sharkies boys and they said, 'Every time it goes to the bunker it's a 50-50 call. It's a flip of a coin the way they're deciding on tries or knock-ons'," he said.
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Anyway, the final result was never in doubt. We'll be hard pressed to play a half of football that badly again this season.