After being told he was to start for the first time in the NRL, Panthers prop Leilani Latu overcame a bundle of nerves to star against the Roosters.
Broncos utility Kodi Nikorima is facing the biggest decision of his young career at the end of this season, with his contract set to expire at the end of 2016.
Sharks skipper Paul Gallen believes his side have to improve if they're to match the Broncos and Cowboys despite sitting in third position on the NRL ladder.
Harvey Norman is delivering vital competition equipment to 350 Touch Football Australia affiliated competitions nationally.
His club teammates may be chasing the Anzac Test but Storm lock Dale Finucane is focused on regaining a Country Origin jersey in Rep Round.
Panthers prop Sam McKendry will miss his side's Round 8 clash with the Sharks, found guilty of a contrary conduct charge at the NRL judiciary on Wednesday.
The Newcastle Knights have signed former Dragons back Peter Mata'utia after he was granted an immediate release on Wednesday morning.
Titans hooker Kierran Moseley hopes his recall to the NRL side will help secure his future in first grade and also at the Gold Coast club.
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The Eels have already beaten North Queensland once this season but face their toughest test when they travel to Townsville to face them on their own turf.