Penrith’s winning run continues

Penrith Panthers’ remarkable run of form continued with a comfortable 40-18 win over St George Illawarra Dragons, their seventh win in a row. After Brent Naden was denied by a shoulder from Matty Dufty in one corner, Brian To’o showcased his athletic ability to ground James Maloney’s kick to give Penrith the lead in the other. Then Naden finally got his…

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Broncos win in historic NRL game

Brisbane Broncos halted Canterbury Bulldogs’ two-game winning streak with a competent 28-6 victory. In a historic game, featuring a female referee for the first time in Belinda Sharpe (below), the Broncos were led ably by Kotoni Staggs who scored his first career double. The Broncos had the better of the opening exchanges and Staggs opened the scoring with a penalty…

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Dogs secure back-to-back wins to move off the bottom

Canterbury Bulldogs made it back-to-back wins for the first time this year with a 20-14 comeback victory over Newcastle Knights. Newcastle started in impressive fashion and scored the first try on five minutes when Mitchell Pearce’s long ball was perfect for Shaun Kenny-Dowall. But despite the early setback, the Dogs competed well keeping the scoreline at 6-0 until half-time. The…

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