Sam Walker stars as Roosters hammer Newcastle Knights, but Brett Morris and Lindsay Collins injuries sour NRL victory
The Sydney Roosters have enjoyed another big win over the Knights sparked by 18-year-old halfback Sam Walker, but the game ended in tears for the side as Brett Morris and Lindsay Collins suffered nasty knee injuries.
Earlier, Penrith continued on their merry way, beating Manly 28-16 for their eighth successive win to start the season, and Parramatta comfortably handled the Bulldogs 32-10.
But it was the brilliance of wunderkind Walker that stole the show in the Roosters’ 38-4 victory over the Newcastle Knights.
Despite 18-year-old Walker’s superb five try assists and one try in the 38-4 win over the Knights, the Roosters looked miserable after the game as evergreen winger Morris and star prop Collins both suffered their potentially…