Adam Reynolds dazzles with outstanding kick-and-chase try to put Manly to the sword in Magic Round
The little teacher…more like the little wizard! Adam Reynolds dazzles with an excellent kick and chase attempt to put Manly to the sword in the Magic Round, as the Broncos star is compared to Brisbane legend Allan Langer.
- Adam Reynolds scored a spectacular try for Brisbane against Manly
- Star running back hit Sea Eagles defenders and chased his own kick
- His bizarre attempt drew comparisons to the Broncos’ great Allan Langer.
- Selwyn Cobbo scored his first career hat-trick as Brisbane crushed Manly
Adam Reynolds scored an impressive try as the Broncos took a 14-0 lead against Manly in Game 2 of the Magic Round at Suncorp Stadium on Friday.
With Brisbane 20 meters away and little room to work inside, the star running back played a perfectly weighted kick past the Sea Eagles defenders, before leaving them to chase their own chip.
Reynolds beat Manly star fullback Tom Trbojevic and split between two defenders to score, capping off a splendid first half during which he was once again Brisbane’s main orchestrator.
Adam Reynolds scored an impressive try as Brisbane defeated Manly in the Magic Round
The bizarre attempt prompts comparison to former Broncos and Queensland legend Allan Langer, who made fast, chasing kicks his calling card throughout his career.
“Shadows of Allan Langer with that chip and chase,” said Fox League analyst Michael Ennis.
“We’ve seen Adam Reynolds have some great seasons, but boy is he off to a great start in 2022.
The star running back was at his best against the Sea Eagles, drawing comparisons to former Broncos and Queensland player Allan Langer.
Reynolds has been in impressive form since joining the Broncos from Souths this year.
“He missed a lot of pre-season so his first few weeks he was just finding his way, but his last month has been great.” She is in great shape.
Cameron Smith and Paul Vautin struck a similar note at Nine, comparing Reynolds to the former Queensland and Kangaroos running back.
The 31-year-old has been in amazing form for the Broncos since moving north of the border from Sydney during the offseason after the Rabbitohs refused to match the Broncos’ offer of a three-year deal. .
Reynolds set up Selwyn Cobbo’s second attempt with a perfectly weighted kick (above)
And the 19-year-old completed his hat-trick shortly after intercepting a pass.
Reynolds picked up where he left off early in the second half, delivering a superbly weighted kick to set up Selwyn Cobbo for his second try of the night as Brisbane took a 20-0 lead.
“What a show this is,” said Fox League commentator Warren Smith.
Reynolds is the teacher. He is a magic round and the best magician in rugby league is Adam Reynolds.
The 19-year-old winger completed his hat-trick shortly after when he ran the length of the pitch to score after intercepting a pass.