CRONULLA'S Ben Ross and Melbourne's Brett White were sent off in a dramatic 17-16 NRL win by the Sharks at Olympic Park.
THE New Zealand Warriors shrugged off their injury woes and a poor first round to topple the Parramatta Eels in their NRL match in Auckland.
THE Warriors have posted their first win of Season 08 with an impressive 30-16 win over Parramatta at Mt Smart Stadium today.
PENRITH'S Jarrod Sammut says the Panthers' cold start to the NRL season has left him scared to chance his arm for fear of pushing the club deeper into the mire.
WEST Tigers coach Tim Sheens has blamed the media for inciting the flare-up between Luke O'Donnell and Liam Fulton during the Tigers' 30-10 win over North Qld.
THE Wests Tigers have claimed a comfortable 30-10 victory over a disappointing Cowboys side in Townsville tonight.
A field goal to rookie halfback Scott Dureau three minutes into goal-point extra time gave Newcastle a 13-12 NRL victory over Manly at Energy Australia Stadium.
THE Newcastle Knights have come from behind to claim the Mal Reilly Shield with a 13-12 Golden Point victory over the Manly Sea Eagles in front of a vociferous crowd at EnergyAustralia Stadium tonight.
PENRITH coach Matt Elliott didn't have to go far in search of an explanation for his side's dismal 20-16 NRL loss to a gutsy Canberra at CUA Stadium.
CANBERRA has beaten Penrith 20-16 at CUA Stadium on Saturday night but their performance won't have NRL heavyweights shaking in their boots.
A small but vocal crowd turned out at CUA Stadium to see the home side go down to the Raiders by 20-16, in what turned out to be a determined effort by the Canberra side.
CRONULLA coach Ricky Stuart knows beating Melbourne on Sunday is going to be no walk in the park.
BRISBANE'S Wayne Bennett says he will continue limiting Darren Lockyer's game time until he is confident the skipper's knee can handle 80 minutes of football.
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SOUTHS skipper Roy Asotasi says Eddie Paea needs to start dishing out the orders for the Bunnies to dig themselves out of a hole.