NRL round 17 preview

Jamie Samuel NRL

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Cronulla Sharks vs Melbourne Storm, Thursday 7:20:

The Sharks will host the Melbourne Storm on Thursday night at PointsBet Stadium.

The Sharks sitting in 4th position with a 10-5 record. The Storm in 2nd with an 11-4 record. Melbourne Storm have won the last three clashes with Cronulla. The sharks are looking for their fourth straight win, following most recently their 18-6 win over the Bulldogs last week. The Storm are looking to bounce back from their 36-30 loss to the Manly Sea Eagles last week.

Cronulla Sharks vs Melbourne storm prediction:

Melbourne Storm to get the W. They should bounce back to winning form.

Cronulla Sharks vs Melbourne storm betting preview:

Melbourne Storm start favourites at $1.77 to the Sharks $2.05.

Newcastle Knights vs South Sydney Rabbitohs, Friday 7:55pm:

Newcastle will host South Sydney on Friday night at McDonald Jones Stadium.

The Knights sitting in 12th position with a 5-10 record. South Sydney in 7th with an 8-7 record. The Rabbitohs have won two of the last three clashes with Newcastle.

Newcastle enter this game following a 38-12 win over the Titans last Friday. South Sydney enter this game following a 30-12 win over the Parramatta Eels on Saturday.

Newcastle Knights vs South Sydney Rabbitohs prediction:

South Sydney to get the victory.

Newcastle Knights vs South Sydney Rabbitohs betting preview:

The Rabbitohs start favourites at $1.50 to the Knights $2.60

West Tigers vs Parramatta Eels, Saturday 7:25PM:

The West Tigers will host the Eels on Saturday night at Leichhardt Oval. The Tigers in 15th with a 3-12 record. Parramatta in 6th with a 9-6 record.

Parramatta have won the last three clashes against the West Tigers. The Tigers enter this clash following a 22-2 defeat to New Zealand last Sunday. The Eels are looking to rebound from their 30-12 defeat to the Rabbitohs last Saturday.

West Tigers vs Parramatta Eels prediction:

Parramatta will win comfortably this clash.

West Tigers vs Parramatta Eels betting preview:

Parramatta start strong favourites at $1.25 to West Tigers $4.00

Brisbane Broncos vs St George Dragons, Sunday 4:05pm:

Brisbane will host the Dragons on Sunday afternoon at Suncorp Stadium.

Brisbane sitting in 5th with a 9-6 record. St George in 8th with an 8-7 record. Brisbane have won two of the last three clashes with St George.

Brisbane are looking to rebound from their 40-26 defeat to the Cowboys last Saturday. The Dragons are looking to continue wining form, after their 12-10 win over the Raiders last Sunday.

Brisbane Broncos vs St George Dragons prediction:

Brisbane will be to strong at home. They will get the victory.

Brisbane Broncos vs St George Dragons betting preview:

Brisbane start favourites at $1.71 to the Dragons $2.15.