NRL ROUND 8: Wests Tigers Aim to Break Losing Streak Against Unbeaten Broncos – Can Tigers Extends Olam’s Unbeaten Run Against Broncos?

The Wests Tigers are hungry for a win as they prepare to host the in-form Brisbane Broncos in a crucial Round 8 clash at Campbelltown Stadium on Saturday, April 27th, at 5:30 pm AEST. The Tigers are desperate to snap a three-game losing streak, while the Broncos are riding high after a convincing victory over the Raiders, their second consecutive win.

While Kevin Walters’ men boast a perfect home record this season, their away form tells a different story. The Broncos haven’t tasted victory on the road yet, falling short in Las Vegas, Penrith, and Melbourne.

For Benji Marshall’s Tigers, the challenge is even greater. Campbelltown Stadium hasn’t been a happy hunting ground for them lately, with nine consecutive losses. Adding to their woes, a staggering 15 errors in their last outing against the Panthers highlighted a lack of composure that needs addressing.

Wests Tigers vs Brisbane Broncos: History Repeating?

Despite the Tigers’ struggles, history suggests they might cause an upset. They’ve won four of their last five encounters with the Broncos. However, the Broncos hold a dominant record at Campbelltown, winning their past seven games at the venue.

Olam’s Unbeaten Run

One interesting stat to watch is Tigers centre Justin Olam’s perfect record against the Broncos. He boasts an impressive eight wins from eight matches against his upcoming opponent. Can he extend his streak and lead the Tigers to a much-needed victory?

Eyes on Riki

Broncos second-rower Jordan Riki could pose a serious threat to the Tigers’ defense. He’s been on fire lately, scoring four tries in his last three games against the Tigers.

Wests Tigers vs Brisbane Broncos clash promises to be a battle between a hungry Tigers side desperate to break their losing streak and an in-form Broncos team looking to maintain their winning momentum. Can the Tigers overcome their recent setbacks and exploit their historical dominance over the Broncos, or will the away team finally break their winless streak on the road? All eyes will be on Justin Olam and Jordan Riki as they lead their respective sides into this crucial Round 8 encounter.

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