NRL: How the Canberra Raiders reversed the Fader Curse in New Zealand Warriors’ Furious Battle | Canberra Times

Coach Ricky Stewart said after the game that it was a combination of unexpected early pressure from the Warriors, combined with the weight of anticipation leading up to the clash following their victory over the Storm. According to Stewart, all of this resulted in the Raiders “overdoing it,” making mistakes, and out of character for the brain.