Four second-half tries, including a double to young winger Brendan Elliot, has helped the Roosters to a comfortable win over Wests Tigers on Friday night.
The Broncos have held the Titans to nil and extended their winning run to eight with a resounding victory at Suncorp Stadium on Friday night.
Two sides on the verge of the top eight go head to head in a clash that could make or break their season this Sunday afternoon.
The Eels have been hit hard on the injury front and the Cowboys will be keen to run up a big score at home to show off their premiership credentials here.
The number of interchanges will be reduced to eight and a shot clock will be introduced to reduce stoppages in landmark changes to the NRL Telstra Premiership.
A desperate Wests Tigers side hosts a red-hot Roosters outfit to kick off Round 20 of the NRL Telstra premiership.
Melbourne plays a "home" game in New Zealand for the first time against a Dragons side desperate to regain its mojo after a mid-season losing streak.
It looks like a mismatch: the in-form league leaders up against the strugglers from down the road. But local derbies can produce unusual results...
Round 20 presents Manly with their final chance to rescue something from a disastrous season, while the Warriors will look to bounce back from a big loss.
Both teams are in the top eight, but they need to win to stay there, making the clash at Belmore potentially the game of the round.