A second-half rally from Manly Sea Eagles was in vain as Sydney Roosters claimed their first win of the NRL season.
We give you the best Opta facts on round two of the NRL season, which begins with the Rabbitohs visiting the Dragons.
Adam Reynolds stole the show on Cooper Cronk's landmark appearance, while Newcastle Knights left it late to beat Cronulla Sharks.
We give you the best Opta facts on the eight matches that take place in week one of the 2019 NRL season.
Brett Morris' debut hat-trick inspired Sydney Roosters to World Club Challenge glory and earned praise from head coach Trent Robinson.
After scoring a hat-trick on debut, Brett Morris believes he has started to earn the trust of his new Sydney Roosters team-mates.
Wigan Warriors were made to pay for a slow start as Sydney Roosters won the World Club Challenge thanks to Brett Morris' hat-trick.
Dylan Napa has joined the Canterbury Bulldogs, who acted quickly to replace David Klemmer following his move to Newcastle Knights.
Either Super League champions Wigan or NRL premiers Sydney Roosters will be crowned world champions in February.
Cooper Cronk remarkably played with a broken scapula in Sydney Roosters' 21-6 win over Melbourne Storm in Sunday's final.