NRL Snapshot: Round 9

All the match reports, talking points, injury and judiciary news to come out of the weekend's NRL matches.

Broncos v Panthers

The Broncos escaped a Penrith point-scoring frenzy but may have paid a heavy price with star centre James Roberts carried from the field five minutes from full-time in their 32-18 win at Suncorp Stadium on Thursday night.

Injuries: Tim Browne (head knock), James Roberts (ankle).

Judiciary: No charges.

Match report: Broncos lose Roberts in win over Panthers
Broncos v Panthers: Five key points
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Rabbitohs v Sea Eagles

The Sea Eagles exploded out of the blocks to hand the Rabbitohs a crushing 46-8 defeat at Allianz Stadium on Friday night.

Injuries: No major injuries.

Judiciary: No charges.

Match report: Uate and Walker run riot in big Manly win
Rabbitohs v Sea Eagles: Five key points
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Cowboys v Eels

The Parramatta Eels have hammered a North Queensland Cowboys side that dearly missed Johnathan Thurston 26-6 at 1300SMILES Stadium on Friday night. 

Injuries: Kalyn Ponga (ankle), Gavin Cooper (shoulder).

Judiciary: Corey Jensen (careless high tackle).

Match report: Eels thump injury-hit Cowboys
Cowboys v Eels: Five key points
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Titans v Knights

Inspired by a Jarryd Hayne double the Titans have fought back from a half-time deficit to score 32 unanswered points and overwhelm the Knights 38-8. 

Injuries: Jarrod Wallace (concussion).

Judiciary: No charges.

Match report: Hayne-inspired Titans defeat Knights
Titans v Knights: Five key points
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Bulldogs v Raiders

Canterbury fullback Will Hopoate turned in a starring performance on his return from injury as the Bulldogs scrapped a 16-10 win over the Canberra Raiders at ANZ Stadium.

Injuries: James Graham (concussion), Josh Reynolds (hamstring), Shannon Boyd (back).

Judiciary: No charges.

Match report: Bulldogs defy injuries to down Raiders
Bulldogs v Raiders: Five key points
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Wests Tigers v Sharks

The Wests Tigers suffered several injuries to key players before succumbing to the Sharks at Leichhardt Oval.

Injuries: Aaron Woods (groin), James Tedesco (concussion),  David Nofoaluma (knee), Valentine Holmes (cork).

Judiciary: No charges.

Match report: Injury blows for Tigers as Sharks clinch win
Wests Tigers v Sharks: Five key points
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Warriors v Roosters

A last-gasp Shaun Johnson penalty goal saw the Warriors snatch a dramatic 14-13 victory over the Sydney Roosters after Mitchell Pearce had kicked a field goal only minutes earlier. 

Injuries: No major injuries.

Judiciary: TBA.

Match report: Johnson penalty goal sinks Roosters
Warriors v Roosters: Five key points
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Dragons v Storm

The Melbourne Storm have put an exclamation mark on their premiership credentials with a dominant 34-22 win over the Dragons, with their back three of Billy Slater, Suliasi Vinivalu and Josh Addo-Carr all grabbing doubles.

Injuries: Christian Welch (ACL).

Judiciary: TBA.

Match report: Storm's back three fire to beat Dragons
Dragons v Storm: Five key points
Watch: Match highlights