With three try-assists and over 200 running metres, Dane Gagai was deservedly named Players' Player in Round 23.

It was Gagai's first game back at fullback after Nathan Ross' injury in Round 22, and the Queensland Maroons took on the bigger attacking responsibility with both hands.

STATS

. 80 minutes
. 23 runs
. 224 running metres
. 3 try-assists
. 9 tackles
. 1 missed tackle