Johnathan Thurston was at his brilliant best before leaving the field in the second half against the Bulldogs.

NRL Snapshot: Round 20

The key talking points, injuries and judiciary news from the weekend's NRL Telstra Premiership action.

Cowboys v Bulldogs

The North Queensland Cowboys strolled to a 36-0 win over the Bulldogs after a dominant first-half performance led by Johnathan Thurston.

Injuries: Johnathan Thurston (hamstring).

Judiciary: No charges.

Match report: Cowboys outclass Dogs in Townsville
Cowboys v Bulldogs: Five key points
Watch: Cowboys v Bulldogs highlights

 


Broncos v Panthers

The Penrith Panthers handed the Broncos' hopes of a top-four finish a crushing blow with a massive win at Suncorp Stadium on Friday night.

Injuries: No major injuries.

Judiciary: Josh McGuire (dangerous contact - head/neck), Sam Thaiday (dangerous throw).

Match report: Classy Cleary steers Panthers to victory
Broncos v Panthers: Five key points
Watch: Broncos v Panthers highlights

 

 
Raiders v Warriors

Jarrod Croker completed a hat-trick with a match-winning try in golden point to give Canberra victory despite a stunning comeback from the Warriors on Saturday.

Injuries: No major injuries.

Judiciary: Bunty Afoa (dangerous contact - head/neck).

Match report: Raiders pip Warriors in golden point
Raiders v Warriors: Five key points
Watch: Raiders v Warriors highlights

 

 
Titans v Eels

The Titans guaranteed their place in the top eight for a further week and officially brought Parramatta's brave season of resistance to an end.

Injuries: Nathan Friend (hamstring), Isaac de Gois (leg), Leivaha Puli.

Judiciary: Manu Ma'u (dangerous throw).

Match report: Titans romp home against Eels
Titans v Eels: Five key points
Watch: Titans v Eels highlights

 

 
Storm v Roosters

The Roosters crossed first but the Storm piled on 26 points to secure their second victory over the Tricolours in 2016.

Injuries: Jared Waerea-Hargreaves (knee).

Judiciary: No charges.

Match report: Slick Storm overpower Roosters
Storm v Roosters: Five key points
Watch: Storm v Roosters highlights

 

 
Sharks v Knights

Newcastle were able to stay with Cronulla for a large portion of their match on Sunday afternoon, with the score 10-0 at half-time. But the Sharks went on with it in the second half to secure their 15th consecutive win.

Injuries: Jarrod Mullen (hamstring), Danny Levi (concussion)

Judiciary: Mitch Barnett (shoulder charge).

Match report: Sharks extend streak with Knights drubbing
Sharks v Knights: Five key points
Watch: Sharks v Knights highlights

 

 
Dragons v Wests Tigers

Mitch Moses was the star as the Tigers – minus Robbie Farah – put in a solid display to defeat the Dragons 25-12 at ANZ Stadium in Benji Marshall's 250th NRL appearance.

Injuries: Chris Lawrence (leg), Tim Grant (concussion).

Judiciary: Leeson Ah Mau (high tackle - careless), Sauaso Sue (dangerous contact - other).

Match report: Tigers down Dragons in Benji's milestone game
Dragons v Wests Tigers: Five key points
Watch: Dragons v Wests Tigers highlights

 


Rabbitohs v Sea Eagles

Manly did enough to hold on for their third straight victory, keeping their finals hopes alive with a 20-12 win over South Sydney at Allianz Stadium on Monday night.

Injuries: Matt Wright (ankle), Bryson Goodwin (arm).

Judiciary: Tom Burgess (shoulder charge).

Match report: Sea Eagles continue late-season charge
Rabbitohs v Sea Eagles: Five key points
Watch: Rabbitohs v Sea Eagles highlights