The Rabbitohs and Dragons played out the latest installment of the Charity Shield and in the final minutes, a piece of Brett Morris magic secured a 26 all draw for the Dragons. Jamie Soward was left with a sideline conversion to win the game, and the attempt sailed just outside the sticks.
For a pre-season game, the standard was high and the wingers from both teams had crackers, while John Sutton and Jamie Soward showed the full repertoire of tricks. The Souths Forward pack of Asotasi, Taylor and Burgess while Isaac Luke played with a deal of spirit.
The Dragons showed fans more promise than many have predicted, and they will actually look forward to the season opener against the Eels.