Hamiso Tabuai-Fidow has secured himself a piece of history by becoming the Dolphins first ever try scorer.
In the 15th minute of the NRL newbies’ first match, Jeremy Marshall-King made a line break from dummy-half, before the lightning-quick fullback loomed up on his inside.
Marshall-King got the pass away, and The Hammer streaked away to score.
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“Put his name in the history books. Dolphins first try scorer in the NRL,” commentator Peter Psaltis said for Nine.
Queensland great Paul ‘Fatty’ Vautin said it was a classic fullback try.
“Probably one of their best buys … all the great fullbacks, that is what they do, they chase up the middle. Well done son.”
“It is a great piece of history, isn’t it? At trivia nights in 20 years – who scored Redcliffe Dolphins first ever try? Write down the Hammer.”
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The Dolphins enjoyed a strong opening half of NRL footy. The Roosters were first to score through Joseph Suaalii, before Tabuai-Fidow opened the Dolphins account.
Drew Hutchison put the Roosters back in front, before Mark Nicholls evened it up in the shadows of half time.
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