NRL Round 19 tips and predictions

Jamie Samuel NRL

Photo Credit: Daily Telegraph

Parramatta Eels vs Brisbane Broncos, Thursday 7:50pm AEST

Parramatta will host the Brisbane Broncos tonight at CommBank Stadium, Sydney.

The Eels sitting in sixth position with an 11-6 record, Brisbane just above them in fifth with the same record.

Parramatta have won the last three games against Brisbane. The Eels are looking for their third consecutive victory, last week they defeated the New Zealand Warriors 28-18. Brisbane won a thrilling game against the Gold Coast Titans last week 16-12. They are also out to win their third straight game in a row.

Parramatta Eels vs Brisbane prediction:

Parramatta will get the job done at home, they will be strong in front of their fans.

Parramatta Eels vs Brisbane betting tip:

The Eels start favourites at 1.60 to Brisbane $2.35

St George Dragons vs Manly Sea Eagles, Friday 6:00pm AEST:

St George will host the Sea Eagles on Friday night at Netstrata Jubilee Stadium, Sydney.

St George in 11th place with an 8-9 record. Facing the eighth placed Manly, with a 9-8 record. The Dragons have won two of the last three clashes with Manly.

St George come into this game off a massive loss 54-26 last weekend. Manly are fresh off their 42-12 win over Newcastle.

St George Dragons vs Manly Sea Eagles prediction:

Manly are in reasonable form, they should get the job done in a close contest.

St George Dragons vs Manly Sea Eagles betting tip:

Manly start favourites at $1.60 to St George $2.35

Newcastle Knights vs Sydney Roosters, Friday 7:55pm:

The Newcastle Knights will host the the Sydney Roosters on Friday night at McDonald Jones Stadium, Newcastle.

Newcastle in 13th position with a 5-12 record. Sydney in ninth position with an 8-9 record. Sydney have won two out of the last three clashes with the Sydney Roosters.

Newcastle enter this clash coming off a crashing defeat to the Manly Sea Eagles 42-12 last weekend. The Roosters are carrying big momentum into this clash, following their 54-26 win over St George last week.

Newcastle Knights vs Sydney Roosters prediction:

The Roosters carry a lot of momentum, they will win this one again comfortably.

Newcastle Knights vs Sydney Roosters betting tip:

The Roosters start strong favourites $1.31 to the Knights $3.50.

Canberra Raiders vs New Zealand Warriors, Saturday 3:00pm:

The Canberra Raiders will host the New Zealand Warriors on Saturday afternoon at GIO Stadium, Canberra.

Canberra sit in 10th position with an 8-9 record, facing the 12th placed warriors with a 5-12 record. New Zealand have won two of the last three games against Canberra.

The Raiders caused a big upset with their 20-16 win over the Melbourne Storm last Sunday. New Zealand were outclassed by Parramatta last week 28-18.

Canberra Raiders vs New Zealand Warriors prediction:

Canberra will continue the form which saw them defeat the Melbourne Storm last weekend. They will win comfortably.

Canberra Raiders vs New Zealand Warriors betting tip:

Canberra start favourites at $1.28 to New Zealand $3.75.

Penrith Panthers vs Cronulla Sharks, Saturday 5:30pm AEST:

Penrith will host the Sharks on Saturday evening at BlueBet Stadium, Penrith.

It is the first place Penrith, with a remarkable 16-1 record taking on the third placed Cronulla Sharks, with a 12-5 record. The Panthers have won two out of the last three clashes with the Sharks.

Penrith are aiming for their ninth straight win, last week they defeated the West Tigers 18-16. The Sharks are entering this clash following a 26-12 win over the Cowboys last Friday.

Penrith Panthers vs Cronulla Sharks prediction:

Penrith will be too good again, they will win their ninth straight game.

Penrith Panthers vs Cronulla Sharks betting tip:

Penrith start hot favourites at $1.25 to Cronulla $4.00.

South Sydney Rabbitohs vs Melbourne Storm, Saturday 7:35pm AEST:

South Sydney will host the Melbourne Storm on Saturday night at Accor Stadium, Sydney.

The Rabbitohs sit in seventh place a 10-7 record. The Storm in fourth position with an 11-6 record. Melbourne Storm have won the last three clashes with South Sydney.

South Sydney come into this clash following a 36-28 victory over the Bulldogs last week. The Storm had a surprise loss last round to the Canberra Raiders 20-16.

South Sydney Rabbitohs vs Melbourne Storm prediction:

Melbourne storm will get back to winning ways and will be hungry after last weeks shock defeat.

South Sydney Rabbitohs vs Melbourne Storm betting tip:

Melbourne storm start favourites at $1.74 to South Sydney $2.10

Canterbury Bulldogs vs Gold Coast Titans, Sunday 2:00pm AEST:

The Canterbury Dogs will host the Gold Coast Titans this Sunday afternoon at CommBank Stadium, Sydney.

The Bulldogs in 14th with a 4-13 record. The Titans in 15th with a 3-14 record. The Titans have won the last three clashes with the Bulldogs.

The Bulldogs come into this game following a 36-28 defeat to South Sydney last week. The Titans lost a close contest to Brisbane 16-12 last Saturday.

Canterbury Bulldogs vs Gold Coast Titans prediction:

Canterbury will get the job done and get win number five for the year.

Canterbury Bulldogs vs Gold Coast Titans betting tip:

Bulldogs start favourites at $1.60 to Gold Coast $2.35.

Queensland Cowboys vs West Tigers, Sunday 4:05pm AEST:

The Queensland Cowboys will host the West Tigers on Sunday evening at Queensland Country Bank Stadium, Townsville.

Queensland in second position with a 12-5 record. The Tigers sitting last in 16th place with a 3-16 record. The Cowboys have won two of the last three clashes with the Tigers.

The Cowboys went down to the Sharks 26-12 last Friday night. The Tigers came very close to upsetting Penrith but lost 18-16.

Queensland Cowboys vs West Tigers prediction:

Queensland will be far to strong yet again, they will get a percentage boosting victory.

Queensland Cowboys vs West Tigers betting tip:

The Cowboys start strong favourites at $1.10 to the West Tigers $7.00