Jarrod Croker completed a hat-trick with a match-winning try in golden point to give Canberra victory despite a stunning comeback from the Warriors on Saturday.
The Canberra Raiders and Warriors have finalised their teams for their Round 20 NRL Telstra Premiership clash at GIO Stadium.
Canberra hope their forward-laden bench will be enough to wear down an equally-massive Warriors pack as they chase a top four spot in Saturday's NRL clash.
Canberra halfback Aidan Sezer has never tasted finals football along with the bulk of the Raiders squad, a trend they hope to end in 2016.
Two of the NRL's most exciting teams are also in form, with the Raiders enjoying a three-game winning streak and the Warriors having won four of their last six.
There have now been 100 NRL games decided by golden point since it was introduced in 2003. Here are the best 10 according to NRL.com.
Versatile UK Super League star Jordan Turner has signed a two-year deal with the Canberra Raiders commencing in 2017.
Canberra back-up hooker Kurt Baptiste will be out of NRL action for 5-6 weeks after suffering a foot sprain late in Monday's win over North Queensland.
Raiders coach Ricky Stuart has praised his players for blocking out talk from the outside world suggesting Monday night's game was a formality.
A Jack Wighton double has inspired the Raiders to an important 26-12 win over an Origin-depleted Cowboys side in Canberra. Here are five key points.