Mitchell Pearce would normally deliver the ball for a forward to crash over and score a try, but on Anzac Day it happened the other way around.
Adrian Proszenko is Chief Rugby League Reporter.
For the first time, the traditional Anzac Day clash went into overtime. But there could be only one winner.
Jarryd Hayne and Nathan Peats will need to take significant pay cuts if they are any chance of returning to Parramatta next season.
Country Rugby League boss Terry Quinn has labelled Canterbury's decision to pull their players out of the last City-Country match a "disgrace".
A lack of interest from rival clubs in the cross-code star means the pair are likely to be stuck with each other.
Wests chief believes clubs should be compensated when rivals poach their best home-grown products.
A stunning stat suggests the club shouldn't have bent over backwards to keep the quartet of star players.
Bulldogs boss Raelene Castle has allayed concerns the club is spending beyond its means, assuring stakeholders it will comply with the salary cap despite uncertainty over the final figure for 2018.
The Wests Tigers will know by Friday whether they will retain NRL stars Aaron Woods and James Tedesco.
Aaron Woods is likely to be the latest member of the "big four" to depart the Tigers with Canterbury closing in on his signature from next year.