NRL Round 16 The Winners and Losers
St. George-Illawarra 20-Parramatta 18
Cronulla 18-NZ Warriors 15
Melbourne 9-Sydney Roosters 8
Manly 18-Penrith 10
Canterbury 36-Newcastle 16
Brisbane 26-Canberra 22
Gold Coast 30-Wests Tigers 12
Souths 21-North QLD 20
ST. GEORGE-ILLAWARRA = the great escape.
CRONULLA = good comeback in Auckland.
MELBOURNE = Smith nails it for Melbourne.
MANLY = faint finals hopes still alive.
CANTERBURY = wonderful win after a tough week.
BRISBANE = continued their dominance over Canberra at Lang Park.
GOLD COAST = big win at Leichardt.
SOUTHS = eight straight wins.
PARRAMATTA = can’t take a trick.
NZ WARRIORS = unlucky.
SYDNEY ROOSTERS = tough loss in Adelaide.
PENRITH = still top four despite the loss.
NEWCASTLE = big injuries and a scoreless second half.
CANBERRA = another fadeout.
WESTS TIGERS = starting to slide.
NORTH QLD = another tight loss.