Souths stun defending premiers

The South Sydney Rabbitohs have kept their finals hopes alive with a 36-22 upset over the Manly Sea Eagles at Brookvale Oval.

In a match that they needed to win to stay in touch with the top eight, the Rabbitohs produced some blistering attack in the first half to leave the home team in a state of shock at halftime.

The fact that Manly raced to an early 12-0 lead didn