LIVE: Tigers claw in Broncos with quick double

The New Zealand Warriors were beaten in more than one way in their brave 30-16 defeat to the Penrith Panthers at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane.

A nightmare first half saw four key Warriors players – Roger Tuivasa-Sheck, Tohu Harris, Wayde Egan and Rocco Berry – all go off injured.

The Panthers took a while to get into gear, and were helped by the knocked about Warriors squad losing star players early, but when they did, especially in the second half they proved too slick for New Zealand.

Standouts for the Panthers were Viliame Kikau and Charlie Staines who both scored doubles, with Kikau’s charge-down and score in the opening minutes easily the highlight.

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