The Melbourne Storm have taken a one-point win over a brave Roosters side in one of the highest-quality games of the season at a drenched AAMI Park.
There will be State of Origin and International stars a-plenty when these two teams take to AAMI Park on Saturday night.
Melbourne Storm CEO Mark Evans will return to the United Kingdom in late June after handing in his resignation on Friday.
Melbourne five-eighth Blake Green says he and Cooper Cronks will have their work cut out for them against former NSW halves Mitchell Pearce and James Maloney.
Facing their second six-day turnaround in as many weeks, Melbourne have named their biggest squad of the year ahead of Saturday's clash with the Roosters.
At just 26 years of age Will Chambers hardly lays claims to veteran status but amidst this young crop he well qualifies for the role.
The NRL's new metre-eater, a try-scoring machine, Manly's injury woes and Vatuvei's memorable 200th game. These key numbers and stats that defined Round 6.
Melbourne's superstar prop, the Raiders' second half woes, and a young fullback makes his mark. These are the key topics to come from the Storm's Round 6 win.
Canberra coach Ricky Stuart declared his NRL side the best afield against Melbourne on Sunday, despite losing 14-10 after leading at half-time.
The Storm have kept the Raiders to nil in the second half to record a tight 14-10 win over the Green Machine at GIO Stadium on Sunday afternoon.