The Last Time We Met the Dragons was just six weeks ago in the 2020 NRL Telstra Premiership, on an occasion where the Roosters would need to face adversity and show some character to come up with a win.
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Joseph Manu pulled off one of the great try assists of his career early in the first half to put Jared Waerea-Hargreaves over early.
The first half saw the two sides go toe-to-toe, only for Luke Keary to grab hold of the reigns in the second half and play an integral role in steering his side to victory.
Brett Morris claimed another career hat-trick on the night, while Siosiua Taukeiaho put in a massive 80 minute performance in the front row.
Fullback for Roosters is number 4 Joseph ManuFullback for Dragons is number 1 Matthew Dufty
Winger for Roosters is number 2 Daniel TupouWinger for Dragons is number 2 Jason Saab
Centre for Roosters is number 5 Brett MorrisCentre for Dragons is number 3 Euan Aitken
Centre for Roosters is number 19 Mitchell AubussonCentre for Dragons is number 4 Zac Lomax
Winger for Roosters is number 20 Ryan HallWinger for Dragons is number 5 Mikaele Ravalawa
Five-Eighth for Roosters is number 6 Luke KearyFive-Eighth for Dragons is number 6 Corey Norman
Halfback for Roosters is number 7 Kyle FlanaganHalfback for Dragons is number 7 Adam Clune
Prop for Roosters is number 8 Jared Waerea-HargreavesProp for Dragons is number 8 Blake Lawrie
Hooker for Roosters is number 14 Sam VerrillsHooker for Dragons is number 9 Cameron McInnes
Prop for Roosters is number 10 Siosiua TaukeiahoProp for Dragons is number 10 Paul Vaughan
2nd Row for Roosters is number 11 Boyd Cordner2nd Row for Dragons is number 11 Tyson Frizell
2nd Row for Roosters is number 12 Angus Crichton2nd Row for Dragons is number 12 Tyrell Fuimaono
Lock for Roosters is number 13 Victor RadleyLock for Dragons is number 13 Trent Merrin
Interchange for Roosters is number 9 Jake FriendInterchange for Dragons is number 14 Ben Hunt
Interchange for Roosters is number 15 Isaac LiuInterchange for Dragons is number 15 Josh Kerr
Interchange for Roosters is number 17 Lindsay CollinsInterchange for Dragons is number 17 Jackson Ford
Interchange for Roosters is number 18 Sitili TupouniuaInterchange for Dragons is number 18 Korbin Sims
- Referee: Grant Atkins
- Touch Judge: Dave Munro
- Touch Judge: Tim Roby
- Video Referee: Beau Scott
- Senior Review Official: Jared Maxwell
FAN VOTED MAN OF THE MATCH | LUKE KEARY
Key stats: 1 try, 2 try assists, 1 line break
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