Brisbane Broncos vs Gold Coast Titans free NRL tips, predictions and preview.
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Broncos vs Titans Match Details
🇦🇺 Competition: NRL
🗓 Date: Friday April 30
⏰ Time: 7.55pm AEST
🏟 Stadium: Suncorp Stadium
Broncos vs Titans Head to Head (last five matches)
- 19/3/21: Titans 28-16 Broncos
- 12/9/20: Titans 18-6 Broncos
- 27/6/20: Broncos 12-30 Titans
- 27/7/19: Titans 12-34 Broncos
- 9/6/19: Broncos 18-26 Titans
Broncos vs Titans Preview and Prediction
Gold Coast have well and truly turned the tables on ‘little brothers’ Brisbane over the last few years and will be aiming for their sixth win in the last eight games between the teams on Friday night at Suncorp.
Both teams will be looking to snap respective losing streaks, but the Gold Coast are by far the more promising out of the sides and have genuine ambitions of making the eight this season.
All eyes will be on David Fifita – the ex-Bronco has been one of the best players in the competition across the first seven rounds and will be keen for another big performance against his former side after scoring two tries in the Titans’ 28-16 victory in March.
Fifita has since scored two hat-tricks, including last week in Gold Coast’s 40-30 loss to the Rabbitohs, and is second in the NRL for most tries scored with nine – which is incredible for a second-rower.
Despite the loss to Souths, it was a strong response from the Titans following their dismal 36-0 loss to Manly and they will be confident of returning to the winners circle on Friday night.
The Broncos still haven’t beaten a team in the NRL outside of the Bulldogs since March 2020 and they don’t look like doing it anytime soon after suffering their heaviest defeat in 11 matches last week.
Brisbane were throttled 46-6 by the Eels up in Darwin in their worst performance of the season. It was a concerning step backwards considering they pushed Penrith to the brink the previous week. Brisbane have now failed to score a point in their last four second halves.
Anthony Milford has been named to return after spending the last couple of weeks in Queensland Cup, but it’s unlikely he’ll be able to engineer an upset on Friday night.
Gold Coast have won five of the last seven games between the teams and managed to score 30 points against one of the best teams in the NRL last week. I fully expect the Titans to double down on that Round 2 victory over Brisbane and prevail once again here.
Broncos vs Titans Teams
Jesse Arthars returns from illness for the Broncos to replace winger David Mead, while Anthony Milford is back in the starting side.
Hernan Ese’ese is expected to finally make his club debut for the Titans.
Broncos team: 1. Jamayne Isaako 2. Xavier Coates 3. Jesse Arthars 4. Herbie Farnworth 5. Corey Oates 6. Anthony Milford 7. Tyson Gamble 8. Matthew Lodge 9. Jake Turpin 10. Payne Haas 11. Jordan Riki 12. Tevita Pangai Junior 13. Patrick Carrigan 14. Danny Levi 15. Thomas Flegler 16. Ethan Bullemor 17. Rhys Kennedy 18. Tesi Niu 19. John Asiata 20. David Mead 21. Brodie Croft
Titans team: 1. Alexander Brimson 2. Anthony Don 3. Brian Kelly 4. Phillip Sami 5. Corey Thompson 6. Ashley Taylor 7. Jamal Fogarty 8. Jarrod Wallace 9. Mitch Rein 10. Moeaki Fotuaika 11. Kevin Proctor 12. David Fifita 13. Tyrone Peachey 14. Erin Clark 15. Jaimin Jolliffe 16. Herman Ese’ese 17. Sam McIntyre 18. Beau Fermor 19. Tanah Boyd 20. Jai Whitbread 21. Darius Farmer
Broncos vs Titans Stats
- Broncos haven’t beaten a team in the NRL outside of Canterbury since March 2020
- Titans have won five of the last seven meetings between the teams
- Four of those wins were by 1-12 margins
- Titans have won their last five games against fellow Queensland teams
- Broncos have lost their last 17 night matches
- Broncos haven’t scored a single point in their last four second halves
- David Fifita scored two tries vs Brisbane in R2 and is coming off a hat-trick last week
- Xavier Coates has scored six tries in seven games for Brisbane this season
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