Benji Marshall came back to haunt the club he spurned - while also helping Josh Dugan mount a compelling case for a NSW recall - as a slumping Dragons piled on the pain for an injury-ravaged Sharks.
Benji Marshall's St George Illawarra debut turned into a nightmare, but the club's $1.1 million has vowed to improve after Parramatta torched an error-strewn Dragons at on Saturday afternoon.
St George Illawarra consigned the sirengate scandal to the memory bank, halting a three-game slide with a dour victory over the New Zealand Warriors at WIN Jubilee Oval on Saturday night.
It's been 15 years of torment for St George Illawarra in Melbourne, but none hurt quite like this. Not when you’re 14 points up with as many minutes remaining and get beat with a try scored so long after the siren you’d almost expect the players to be back in the sheds.
The Dragons could find themselves outright competition leaders by Monday after continuing their winning start to the season with a dour 14-12 victory over Cronulla at Remondis Stadium on Saturday night.