NORTH Sydney have successfully faced the challenge of 3 matches in 7 days with a nail biting win
FORMER Test forward Sam Thaiday has been cleared to play for the Broncos in their NRL clash with Parramatta at Suncorp Stadium tonight.
CANBERRA are facing a $10,000 fine after being issued with a breach notice by the NRL following comments made by coach Neil Henry in the aftermath of Saturday night's loss to Melbourne.
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THE South Sydney Rabbitohs have scored an important 20-14 victory over the North Queensland Cowboys.
NEW Zealand has defeated Wests Tigers by 28-16 at Campbelltown Oval this afternoon.
THE Roosters have moved four points clear of the foot of the table with a late 20-17 victory over the Knights in wet conditions in Newcastle tonight. The Knights led 12-10 at half time.
THE Melbourne Storm have firmed up as competition favourites following comprehensive 34-6 victory over the Canberra Raiders tonight
THE St George Illawarra Dragons have celebrated the return of Mark Gasnier with a much needed 38-20 victory over Penrith Panthers at CUA Stadium tonight
THE Canterbury Bulldogs have run out 36-12 victors over the Gold Coast Titans tonight.
THE Manly Sea Eagles have ended a 21 year hoodoo by defeating the Cronulla Sharks 29-22 at Toyota Park tonight in a match that was much closer than many had predicted.
NORTHS face Parra in Premier League and Canberra in Flegg
NORTH Sydney have returned to the top eight in a ferocious up front attack on 2nd placed Penrith
FULLBACK Karmichael Hunt is facing between four and six weeks on the sidelines with a hamstring injury in the latest blow to Brisbane's NRL premiership defence.