'I was copping a bit': Former Canberra star Bailey Simonsson gets last laugh with heckling Raiders fans

Melanie Dinjaski
By Melanie Dinjaski
May 30 2022 - 7:30pm
Bailey Simonsson consoles Hudson Young after the game. Picture: AAP

Former Raider Bailey Simonsson had a triumphant return to Canberra in Parramatta's 28-20 win on Sunday, and the victory was especially sweet as he scored a double with Green Machine supporters giving him an earful all game.


Melanie Dinjaski

Melanie Dinjaski

Sports Reporter

Melanie Dinjaski is an experienced sports journalist at the Canberra Times with a genuine love of all sports. She's covered every code from NRL to NFL, and has experience in print, digital, podcasting, TV and video journalism, having spent time working in newsrooms at Nine, Fox Sports and Seven before moving to the capital. Melanie aims to bring Canberrans all the sports news they need to know - have a story worth sharing? Get in touch!

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