FINALS referees - we need the best, not the most favoured...
NEWS from the Warriors and Bulldogs camp; plus more from the PM's XIII...
REDCLIFFE Dolphins and Tweed Heads Seagulls for Saturday's
QLD Wizard Cup Grand Final at Suncorp Stadium.
Neither side has players facing judicial charges this week.
THINGS are hotting up in the NRL this weekend as the Finals move into the second week - and it's now sudden death. Check out all the lineups here.
BULLDOGS coach Steve Folkes has named his lineup for the First Semi Final this Saturday night against Parramatta at Telstra Stadium.
THE Vodafone Warriors have named their lineup for this weekend's sudden death Semi Final to take place at Dairy Farmers Stadium in Townsville against the North Queensland Cowboys.
THE North Queensland Toyota Cowboys have named their lineup for this Sunday's semi-final against the Warriors at Dairy Farmers Stadium. Kickoff is 4:00pm, with gates opening at 12:45pm.
THE National Rugby League has announced Shayne Hayne and Tony Archer as the referees for the second weeks of the finals series. The appointments also include the use of two video referees at each match.
GREG Bird has earned a headstart in the battle for the vacant Australian rugby league Test team five-eighth position...
NEWS on Stewart, Kite, Hall at Manly; Smith & Reddy at Parra; the refs and Walker re-signs at the Titans.
THE Parramatta Eels proudly announce their teams for their three sudden-death semi finals this weekend, all to be played at Telstra Stadium this Saturday.
LEAGUE Unlimited hands out the weekly honours for the 17 gladiators that stood out over the First Week of Finals.
BULLDOGS legend Steve Mortimer says halves Brent Sherwin and Ben Roberts need to step up and offer the much-vaunted Dogs pack some finals support.
PLAYING in front of almost 29,000 Warriors fans, the Manurewa Marlins lifted a gear in the second half of their major semi-final to boost home against Richmond 32-10.
THE Auckland Lions had little trouble accounting for Harbour League as they secured victory in the last Bartercard Cup grand final at Mt Smart Stadium on Sunday 10 September.