Storm outlast Toiling Raiders
Storm 32 – Raiders 16
A brave Raiders team put up an impressive fight against NRL giants the Melbourne Storm last night in the ACT. The class and experience of the Storm eventually came through, with the powerhouse club scoring a telling blow just before half time. Click here for full review.
Cool Cowboys toast Roosters
Cowboys 43 – Roosters 6
A slick Cowboys outfit ran rings around the average Roosters in Townsville last night. We can almost hear Nick Politis’ screams from Bondi as the Roosters do some soul searching.
The Cowboys were in the zone from the first minute, and were an excitement machine! Click here for full review.
Manly beat Woeful Wests
Many 19 – Wests 8
In shocking conditions at Liechhardt Oval, the West Tigers have handed 2 points to Manly on a platter after dropping a tonne of ball in the wet. Manly did enough to close out the match without being dynamic. Click here for review.
Aiton Show, as Panthers pummell Dogs
Penrith 40 – Bulldogs 10
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Tonight it was Penrith of yesteryear, as the Panthers put on a Rugby League clinic against the highly fancied Bulldogs. After a physical, yet sloppy start to the game – in which both sides took an age to settle. The injection of hooker Paul Aiton for Penrith – saw the tides turn big time. Aiton set the benchmark and the rest of the Penrith players followed. Read full article here.
Knights 16 – Dragons 12
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In a close affair the Knights have defeated the Saints by 4 points at Oki Jubilee tonight. For the Knights, Kidley, Abraham and new boy McManus were dangerous with every touch. The Knights look to have a stronger and more willing defensive line in 2007 – it seems coach Smith has installed pride in the line. They showed nice attacking flair in parts with Mullen having good involvement. Click here for full article.
Friday Night Football Guide
Your survival guide for tonights match-up’s between the Dragons / Knights and Bulldogs / Panthers. Be sure and get all the information before you finalise your tipping. Don’t forget to check our predictions table also. Click here for preview article.
Money or the Box…..or NRL
The Rugby Union ranks continue to poach NRL talent with no end in sight. Today Peter Roy from NRLnews.com discusses the trend and gives his view on why some players leave the NRL game to join the Rugby ranks. This article is sure to raise debate amongst League and Union men alike.
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NRLnews.com Predictions for Round 2
Who will win in Round 2? NRLnews.com checks out who will win and why. Click here for predictions.
Tahu signs with ARU
Shocking the League world, Parra and Australia Centre Tahu has signed with the Rah Rah for 4 years. Full article here.