THE Penrith Panthers have defended wonderfully against the Sydney Roosters to claim their first win under new head coach Ivan Cleary. A poor crowd of 12,746 witnessed the 18-0 victory at Allianz Stadium.
THE Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs have claimed their second victory under the guidance of head coach Des Hasler, finishing 30-4 winners over the St George Illawarra Dragons.
THE twenty previous times the Canberra Raiders had let in two consecutive first tries they went on to lose - nothing changed tonight as the Melbourne Storm managed a late 24-19 victory in the nation's capital.
THE Broncos not only made a fashion statement in their bright yellow jerseys, but also on the field with a second half performance seeing them return home as victors over the Parramatta Eels 18-6 tonight.
A magical tonight of Rugby League on the Gold Coast with the NRL All Stars going back-to-back with a 36-28 victory over the passionate Indigenous All Stars