A CONTROVERSIAL 70th minute send-off of Sydney Roosters enforcer Jared Waerea-Hargreaves has overshadowed their gutsy 16-4 defeat of the Manly Sea Eagles at Brookvale Oval in front of 12,950 fans.
WE look back at the 9th round of the 2013 NRL Premiership, and see who's the new leader in our Player of the Year standings. Also features a look at the ladder after nine rounds, where the South Sydney Rabbitohs sit atop the competition!
A quick whip-around of all the results from Round 9 of the National Youth Competition - the Holden Cup Under 20's.
A look at all the results from the QRL - Intrust Super Cup and both FOGS grades for Round 9.
ALL the scores and scorers from the weekend's VB NSW Cup and Ron Massey Cup competitions thanks to NSWRL, plus the National Junior Rep Finals played on Sunday at North Sydney Oval.
THIS weekend was Round 5 of the Tetley
PENRITH have recorded a shock 12-10 victory over reigning premiers Melbourne in front a hearty crowd of 7,803 at Centrebet Stadium tonight.
THE Gold Coast Titans have hung on to their spot in the top 8, while consigning the St George Illawarra Dragons to a third straight loss with a tightly fought victory at Skilled Park on the Gold Coast.
THE Canberra Raiders today showed a clean pair of heels to flog the Newcastle Knights 44-14 at Canberra Stadium, overcoming a slow start in front of 10,453.
HIGHLY-REGARDED Cronulla back rower Jayson Bukuya is Vodafone Warriors-bound next season after signing a two-year contract.
AN out of form Parramatta Eels side has scored a surprise 19-18 win over the Brisbane Broncos in front of 11,005 fans at Parramatta Stadium.
THE New Zealand Warriors have blown another second half lead as the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs surged home with three second half tries to win, 24-16 at Westpac Stadium in front of a healthy 30,112.
CRONULLA have extended the Wests Tigers' terrible run of form with a 30-6 win at Allianz Stadium on Friday night in front of 9,858 fans.
SOUTH Sydney continued their stellar start to season 2013 with a 28-10 victory over the North Queensland Cowboys at ANZ Stadium in front of 15,972 fans.
MANY a football mind was blown this past week as footy fans endured a few breathtaking games which resulted in some amazing upsets, the biggest of which was our King of the Hill Storm getting pimped slapped by the mighty open palm of the Green Machine. Are they still able to maintain their eternal grip on the top spot of these rankings or have they slipped up?