MILDURA Tigers progressed to this weekend’s Sunraysia Rugby League grand final with a hard-fought preliminary final win over reigning premiers Robinvale Storm.
The game was streamed live to Robinvale Storm players Solomone Fuavao and Sione Taimani who are recovering from a tragic road crash in Melbourne hospitals.
The second-placed Tigers and third-placed Storm were eager in defence, which meant points were hard to come by throughout the match at Nichols Point Reserve.
Unseasonably warm August weather also played a part in the sides struggling with energy levels and rushing their plays.
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