The Newsroom reviews the weekends action in the NRL semi-final stage, which saw the Cowboys and the Raiders get through to the preliminary finals, where they will meet the Sharks and the Storm to decide the Grand Final contenders.Details
Well, 26 rounds have passed, whittling the contenders down to eight teams that will fight for premiership glory.
This is the line-up for the first weekend. After this two winners get a bye and skip through to a “preliminary final” (which in most sports would be considered a semi-final). The teams they defeated get a second chance next week against the winners of the matches between the teams that placed fifth to eighth on the ladder.
No need for confusion. The Newsroom explains the process and previews this weekend’s action:Details
Both teams laid on a game to remember on Saturday with 14 tries to farewell one of Manly’s favourite sons, Jamie Lyon, but the Canberra Raiders stole the prize 44-30.Details
The Newsroom previews round 21 of the National Rugby League with the Broncos desperate to keep their spot in the top eight.Details
The Newsroom recaps round 13 of the National Rugby League.Details
The Newsroom previews the first post-Origin round, in which Manly will be looking to snap a losing streak and six disgruntled Blues losers will be trying to redeem themselves in a top-of-the-ladder clash. Canberra Raiders v Manly Sea Eagles The Raiders battle the Sea Eagles at GIO Stadium in Canberra tonight. The Raiders are coming…Details