WHILE the build up to tonight's game had the red hot favourites at ANZ Stadium as the Canterbury Bulldogs, quietly in the background all week, the Newcastle Knights went about their business until kick-off
THE Parramatta Eels have continued their fantastic form and are in the hot seat for what seemed an unlikely finals position after smashing the Warriors 40 points to 4 at Parramatta Stadium tonight.
MANLY Sea Eagles have tonight moved themselves into 5th position on the NRL table after a decisive victory over the Roosters, languishing at the bottom of the table, by an emphatic 44-12.
A crowd of just over 10,000 have witnessed The Canberra Raiders giving the visiting Brisbane Broncos a good old fashioned hiding tonight at Canberra Stadium by 56-0.
THE Bandaged Bear Cup played between the two sides will stay with the Parramatta Eels once again, as their second half display to keep the Bulldogs scoreless and in single figures, to defeat the higher placed Bulldogs by 27-8.
ENGLAND scored 12 tries in a 66-12 display of exciting footy over France in their mid-season international in Paris on Saturday.
A small but passionate crowd of 6,232 in Gosford tonight saw the Titans clinch victory from the hands of defeat against by 24-20 against a Roosters side with grim determination.
CAPTAIN Trent Barrett led his Sharks side to victory this afternoon at Toyota Park by defeating the Vodafone Warriors 18-10 in front of 14,000 plus supporters
LOCAL derby time at Toyota Stadium tonight as the visiting St George Illawarra Dragons handed the Cronulla Sharks their 9th defeat in a row by 26-4.
A Man of the Match performance was in order from Kurt Gidley as he led his side from the front - the Knights continuing on their winning way in outshining the Roosters 38-6 at the Sydney Football Stadium.