After a scrappy 80 minutes of rugby league, Cronulla's aggressive defence and Parramatta's impatience with the ball eventuated in a win to the premiers.
Cronulla Sharks coach Shane Flanagan has sheepishly confessed to telling his troops white lies to help fire them up to a Round 4 win over the Parramatta Eels.
James Segeyaro returned to the NRL as the Cronulla Sharks ground their way to a 20-6 win over an error-prone Parramatta Eels side at ANZ Stadium on Saturday.
The Eels and Sharks have both confirmed their final 17 ahead of their Round 4 NRL Telstra Premiership clash at ANZ Stadium.
Cronulla Sharks forwards Wade Graham and Matt Prior have signed new contracts with the club.
I'm looking forward to seeing plenty of Eels and Sharks fans in attendance on Saturday night to celebrate a brother, a son and a clubman.
The second Saturday game sees two teams bring mixed form into a pretty crucial early-season fixture as each looks to atone for an upset loss last weekend.
James Segeyaro trained with his Cronulla teammates for the first time on Wednesday morning, but appears unlikely to run out for the NRL side this weekend.
James Segeyaro will join the Sharks as soon as this week after agreeing to a two-year deal with the club.
It's a week of chaos for the power rankings with several underdogs claiming shock wins in Round 3. Here's how we rank the NRL's 16 clubs.