PARRAMATTA capitalised on St George Illawarra's misfortune and mistakes to post a tough 19-18 NRL victory at ANZ Stadium.
AUSTRALIAN five-eighth Greg Bird has called on NSW selectors to hand Kurt Gidley a starting role for the opening State of Origin clash.
AUSTRALIAN fullback Billy Slater hopes his indifferent Test debut won't cost him his place in the Queensland State of Origin side.
BRAD Fittler has called on Braith Anasta to demand NSW selection and lead his side out of a two-game losing sequence against Canberra on Saturday.
THE honour of leading Australia in the Centenary Test with New Zealand at the SCG rates highly in Cameron Smith's career accolades.