Storm notes - Round 21 v Titans

Preview of the Storm v Titans clash plus facts and stats. WHO: Melbourne Storm v Gold Coast Titans WHAT: Round 21 of the 2008 Telstra Premiership season WHERE: Olympic Park, Melbourne WHEN: Friday, August 1st @ 7.35pm (NZST) ON TV: Channel Nine (Melbourne) @ midnight, Fox Sports 2 @ 1.30am (Saturday)

IN BRIEF Melbourne was dealt a blow to their minor premiership aspirations as they were beaten 8-6 by a committed warriors outfit last Sunday in Auckland. The loss left the Storm in second spot on the NRL ladder.

The Gold Coast Titans also lost last weekend, heavily beaten by the Canberra Raiders 46-4 at Canberra Stadium. The loss leaves them just outside the top eight in ninth position.