NRL Round 15 The Winners and Losers
Souths 42-Parramatta 24
NZ Warriors 23-North Queensland 16
Sydney Roosters 32-Penrith 6
Gold Coast 32-Canterbury 10
St. George-Illawarra 32-Manly 8
Brisbane 20-Cronulla 16
Melbourne 28-Newcastle 10
Canberra 48 -Wests Tigers 12
SOUTHS = seven straight wins for the first time since 1994.
NZ WARRIORS = won six of seven away games.
SYDNEY ROOSTERS = still knocking on the top four.
GOLD COAST = their biggest win this year.
ST. GEORGE-ILLAWARRA = still on top of the ladder.
BRISBANE = vital win at Shark Park.
MELBOURNE = celebrated Craig Bellamy’s re-signing with a big win in Newcastle.
CANBERRA = Josh Hodgson’s return made a big difference as they continued their recent dominance over Wests.
PARRAMATTA = overrun by Souths after a competitive start.
NORTH QLD = that’s about it for the Cowboys’ finals hopes.
PENRITH = surprisingly heavy loss to the Roosters.
CANTERBURY = not even the return to Belmore could inspire them.
MANLY = season keeps getting worse.
CRONULLA = their third home loss this season.
NEWCASTLE = dangerously close to the bottom four.
WESTS TIGERS = lost three in a row.