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
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.