Few clubs do under-20s rugby league better than the high-flying Broncos and the fast-finishing Warriors.
The Knights and Broncos missed a huge opportunity to bypass the second week of the Holden Cup finals.
The Parramatta Eels have overcome some ordinary ball-handling to power past the Broncos and win their Second Qualifying Final 32-26 at 1300SMILES Stadium.
They finished sixth on the ladder but can the Junior Warriors take out their third premiership in four seasons?
The Bulldogs, Warriors, Panthers and Raiders do battle for prized places in the 2013 Holden Cup Grand Final.
Minor premiers Canberra face a massive battle to stay alive up against reigning premiers Wests Tigers.
Who will advance to the grand final qualifier, who will live to fight another day... and who will be eliminated this weekend?
The top eight may be finalised but there's still some jockeying for ladder rankings to be sorted out this weekend.
A battle between the second- and third-placed teams headlines a crucial week in the under-20s competition.
Emerging NRL stars Luke Brooks (Wests Tigers) and Corey Oates (Broncos) are among the players named in the 2013 Holden Cup Team of the Year...