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NRL Round Eight: The Winners and Losers

  • NRL Round Eight: The Winners and Losers

    MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 25: Josh Addo-Carr of the Melbourne Storm celebrates with Cameron Smith of the Melbourne Storm after scoring a try during the round eight NRL match between the Melbourne Storm and the New Zealand Warriors at AAMI Park on April 25, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

  • NRL Round Eight: The Winners and Losers

    SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 23: James Tedesco of the Tigers runs the ball during the round eight NRL match between the Wests Tigers and the Canterbury Bulldogs at ANZ Stadium on April 23, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

  • NRL Round Eight: The Winners and Losers

    SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 22: Jarrod Wallace of the Titans is tackled by Ricky Leutele and Jayden Brailey of the Sharks during the round eight NRL match between the Cronulla Sharks and the Gold Coast Titans at Southern Cross Group Stadium on April 22, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

  • NRL Round Eight: The Winners and Losers

    TOWNSVILLE, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 22: Sione Mata'utia of the Knights is tackled by Ray Thompson and Ethan Lowe of the Cowboys during the round eight NRL match between the North Queensland Cowboys and the Newcastle Knights at 1300SMILES Stadium on April 22, 2017 in Townsville, Australia. (Photo by Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images)

  • NRL Round Eight: The Winners and Losers

    SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 21: Tom Burgess of the Rabbitohs is tackled during the round eight NRL match between the South Sydney Rabbitohs and the Brisbane Broncos at ANZ Stadium on April 21, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

  • NRL Round Eight: The Winners and Losers

    CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 21: Raiders player Josh Hodgson taunts Dylan Walker of the Eagles after he missed a conversion during the round eight NRL match between the Canberra Raiders and the Manly Sea Eagles at GIO Stadium on April 21, 2017 in Canberra, Australia. (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

  • NRL Round Eight: The Winners and Losers

    SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 22: Corey Norman of the Eels celebrates with team mates after scoring a try during the round eight NRL match between the Parramatta Eels and the Penrith Panthers at ANZ Stadium on April 22, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Matt Blyth/Getty Images)

  • NRL Round Eight: The Winners and Losers

    SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 25: Michael Gordon of the Roosters kicks a goal during the round eight NRL match between the Sydney Roosters and the St George Illawarra Dragons at Allianz Stadium on April 25, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

WINNERS 

Manly: Incredible Golden Point win in Canberra, coming from 12-2 down.

Brisbane: a strong first half - and Milford's field goal - was enough to beat Souths

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Parramatta: Two wins in a row after a dominant performance over Penrith, are now on the edge of the eight.

North Qld: A Kalyn Ponga double was enough to overcome Newcastle.

Gold Coast: snapped a four-game losing streak with a comeback win against Cronulla.

Wests Tigers: back on the winners list after a nightmare week.

Sydney Roosters: Pearce kicks the Roosters to a tight Golden Point win.

Melbourne: took the outright premiership lead with the win over the Warriors.

LOSERS

Canberra: another close Golden Point loss after the game looked won.

Souths: turned a 10-point halftime deficit into a six-point lead with 20 minutes left, but Brisbane still found a way to win.

Penrith: with just two wins and on a four-game losing streak, Penrith look closer to a bottom four finish than a top eight finish. 

Newcastle: led 12- 10 at halftime, but North Qld were too good at home.

Cronulla: missed a chance to cement themselves into equal first against the Gold Coast.

Canterbury: fallen from the top eight after losing to Wests Tigers.

St. George-Illawarra: Five-game winning streak broken in tight loss to Roosters.

NZ Warriors: fourth straight loss away from home in 2017, this time in Melbourne.


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