Dragons gone, Manly march on

The St George Illawarra Dragons have become the first team eliminated from the 2008 finals after a 38-6 pasting at the hands of the Manly Sea Eagles in front of 19,000 fans at Brookvale Oval.

Both sides took a while to get into the game, but once the Sea Eagles clicked into gear they proved very hard to stop. The first try of the match was a bizarre effort by Steve