Storm to open NRL Finals

REIGNING champions Melbourne Storm will kick-off the NRL finals series with an AAMI Park showdown against South Sydney Rabbitohs on Friday in the wake of the tightest finish at the top of the NRL ladder in Premiership history. The leading four teams all finished on 34 points, and the next four on 32. After pipping Melbourne to the Minor Premiership…

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Warriors beat the Raiders to move up to fifth

New Zealand Warriors gave themselves a chance of a home play-off with a 20-16 win over Canberra Raiders in Auckland. The Raiders scored the opening try when Josh Papalii backed his way over the line. But Papalii gave away a penalty for an incorrect play-the-ball giving Solomone Kata the chance to cross in the corner in the resulting set. Former-Wolf…

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