Written by Mr Puntsource
The Melbourne Storm will host the Wests Tigers in game two, round four National Rugby League Telstra Premiership in 2023; It doesn’t get more competitive in round four as these two fight it out for another two points; the Wests Tigers are desperate! Sitting at the bottom of the ladder! The Wests Tigers have a huge job ahead; both teams are not looking as strong as the previous year, but the Wests Tigers need a win, and there would be no better time to make a statement against the Melbourne Storm on their home ground.
-> THE HISTORY
Since 1998, these two have played each other in thirty-five separate outings, and the Storm love beating the Wests Tigers, winning sixty-five per cent of all clashes against the Wests Tigers; the Storm have won the last four out of five at home against the Wests Tigers, “yep 80% good luck Wests Tigers”, the last time these two teams played the Melbourne Storm were victorious 26-16.
-> CURRENT FORM
In Round three, the Storm lost to the Titans 38-34, and the Wests Tigers lost to the Bulldogs 26-22.
-> POINT SCORING
The Storm are averaging twenty-one points a match, and the Wests Tigers have averaged fifteen points, the lowest in the competition!
On average, the Storm have been leaking twenty-five points a match in 2023, while the Wests Tigers, on average, have conceded twenty-one points a match.