THE Newcastle Knights continued their push for a top four birth after a thrilling 22-20 win against the Manly Sea Eagles on the weekend. After results went their way during the weekend, the Knights now find themselves in fourth position on the Jersey Flegg table.
THE Colts had a confidence boosting win last weekend over West?s. After trailing early in the match the Dolphins fought back to be leading 20 points to 10 before the Panthers rallied to register 2 unconverted tries for a 20-18 final score. West?s had the chance to tie the game with a conversion after the bell however the kick was unsuccessful handing the Dolphins their best win of the season. Port Macquarie recruit Brad Massey was outstanding earning himself the LEADING EDGE SPORTS Man of the Match Award, Foisa Peni and Scott Gillis were also instrumental in the victory.
STRUGGLING Warrington get ready for Joey
BRADFORD crush Salford
GIANTS overwhelm Wolves
HULL send out warning
WIGAN too strong for Vikings
SAINTS secure comprehensive win
RHINOS fight hard for Broncos win
YESTERDAY'S 'house full signs' for this weekend's Dragons v Eels clash at Kogarah holds the unique record for a club match being sold out so early in the week, according to Dean Ritchie at Foxsports.
FRIDAY, 19th August 2005
BULLDOGS star Sonny Bill Williams has apologised to his NRL club and its fans after being charged with drink driving early today. The Bulldogs have fined Williams $5000 over the incident.
THE Bulldogs rugby league club has confirmed that injured star Sonny Bill Williams has been charged with what it described as a low level drink driving in Sydney's east early this morning. He has been given police bail and is expected to face Waverley Local Court next month.
CRONULLA will be without key playmaker Adam Dykes for its all-important NRL clash with Manly on Sunday.