Trailing 24-18 with 10 minutes remaining on the road against a team who had everything to play for, the Wests Tigers looked done and dusted on Sunday afternoon.
A late point-scoring blitz saw the Wests Tigers keep their finals hopes alive and dash those of the Warriors. Here are five key points from a thrilling contest.
The South Sydney Rabbitohs have ruined the Knights' Old Boys Day celebrations for the second time in five years following their win on Sunday afternoon.
Parramatta have signed Manly forward Siosaia Vave for the next two NRL seasons.
Late tries to Mitch Moses and Kevin Naiqama have snatched a crucial two competition points for the Wests Tigers against the Warriors at Mt Smart Stadium.
The Newcastle Knights and South Sydney Rabbiohs have named their final teams for the Round 25 NRL Telstra Premiership clash on Sunday afternoon.
The Warriors and Wests Tigers have named their final teams for the Round 25 NRL Telstra Premiership clash on Sunday afternoon.
A try to former Melbourne Storm player Mahe Fonua has inspired Hull FC to a come-from-behind win against Warrington in the Challenge Cup final at Wembley.
South Sydney Captain Greg Inglis will skipper the Prime Minister's XIII in the traditional match against PNG on September 24 in Port Moresby.
The Sharks trounced the Roosters 37-12 to set up a mini grand final next week against the Storm with both teams set to duke it out for the minor premiership.