NRL round 20 tips and predictions
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Manly Sea Eagles vs Sydney Roosters, Thursday 7:50pm AEST:
Manly will host the Sydney Roosters tonight at 4 Pines Park, Sydney.
The Sea Eagles in ninth position with a 9-9 record. Sydney in eighth with the same record. Sydney have won two out of the last three clashes with Manly.
The Sea Eagles come into this clash coming off a 20-6 loss to St George last week. The Roosters come in following a massive 42-12 win over the Newcastle Knights last week.
One thing the Roosters have is scoring power, they will look for another mammoth score this weekend.
Manly Sea Eagles vs Sydney Roosters prediction:
Sydney will get the job done, they’re in good form right now and have the ability to score big.
Manly Sea Eagles vs Sydney Roosters:
Sydney Roosters start favourites at $1.15 to the Sea Eagles $5.50.
New Zealand Warriors vs Melbourne Storm, Friday 6:00pm AEST:
New Zealand will host the Melbourne Storm on Friday night at Mt Smart Stadium, Auckland.
The Warriors in 13th position with a 5-13 record, facing the fifth placed Melbourne Storm, with an 11-7 record. Melbourne Storm have won the last three clashes with New Zealand.
Last week the Warriors went down to the Canberra Raiders 26-14. The Storm lost to the Rabbitohs 24-12.
New Zealand Warriors vs Melbourne Storm prediction:
Melbourne Storm will get a comfortable victory, they will get back to wining ways.
New Zealand Warriors vs Melbourne Storm betting tip:
Melbourne Storm start favourites at $1.25 to New Zealand $4.00
Parramatta Eels vs Penrith Panthers, Friday 7:55pm AEST:
The Parramatta Eels will host Penrith on Friday night at CommBank Stadium, Sydney.
Parramatta in seventh position with an 11-7 record. Taking on the first placed Penrith with a remarkable 17-1 record. Penrith have won the last three clashes with Parramatta.
The Eels lost to the Brisbane Broncos last week 36-14. Penrith took care of the Sharks 20-10 last weekend.
Parramatta Eels vs Penrith Panthers prediction:
Perith will win game number 18 and continue their impressive run.
Parramatta Eels vs Penrith Panthers betting tip:
The Panthers start favourites at $1.37 to the Eels $3.10
Gold Coast Titans vs Canberra Raiders, Saturday 3:00pm AEST:
Gold Coast will host Canberra this Saturday at Cbus Super Stadium, Gold Coast.
The Titans in 15th with a 3-15 record, facing the 1oth place Canberra with a 9-9 record. Canberra have won the last three clashes against the Gold Coast.
Gold Coast went down to the Bulldogs 36-26 last weekend. Whilst the Raiders took care of New Zealand 26-14.
Gold Coast Titans vs Canberra Raiders prediction:
Canberra will get the win on the Gold Coast, they’re in form to challenge for the finals.
Gold Coast Titans vs Canberra Raiders betting tip:
Canberra start favourites at $1.37 to the Titans $3.10.
Cronulla Sharks vs South Sydney Rabbitohs, Saturday 5:30pm AEST:
The Cronulla Sharks will host the South Sydney Rabbitohs on Saturday evening at PointsBet Stadium, Sydney.
The Sharks in third position with a 12-6 record, facing the sixth place South Sydney Rabbitohs with an 11-7 record. The Rabbitohs have won two out of the last three clashes with the Sharks.
The Sharks lost last week to Penrith 20-10. Whilst the Rabbitohs notched up a 24-12 win over the Melbourne Storm.
Cronulla Sharks vs South Sydney Rabbitohs prediction:
The Sharks will get the job done at home, in a close but thrilling contest.
Cronulla Sharks vs South Sydney Rabbitohs betting tip:
Cronulla start favourites at $1.71 to South Sydney $2.15
Brisbane Broncos vs Wests Tigers, Saturday 7:35PM:
The Brisbane Broncos will host the Wests Tigers on Saturday night.
Brisbane in fourth position with a 12-6 record, take on the bottom placed Tigers with a 3-15 record. The Tigers have won two of the last three clashes with Brisbane.
Brisbane defeated Parramatta last week 36-14. The Tigers were denied with a late penalty conversion, they were on the brink of the upset of the season, but lost to the Cowboys 27-26.
Brisbane Broncos vs Wests Tigers prediction:
Brisbane will get the job done comfortably at home.
Brisbane Broncos vs Wests Tigers betting tip:
Brisbane start hot favourites at $1.15 to the Tigers $5.50
Newcastle Knights vs Canterbury Bulldogs, Sunday 2:00pm AEST:
Newcastle will host the Bulldogs on Sunday at McDonald Jones Stadium, Newcastle.
Newcastle in 14th position with a 5-13 record. Face the Bulldogs in 12th position with an identical record. The Knights have won the last three clashes with the Bulldogs.
Last week, the Knights went down badly to the Sydney Roosters 42-12. Whilst the Bulldogs had a 36-26 victory over the Gold Coast Titans.
Newcastle Knights vs Canterbury Bulldogs prediction:
The Bulldogs should end their loosing streak against Newcastle this week, they should get it done in a close contest given the form their in. he
Newcastle Knights vs Canterbury Bulldogs betting tip:
Canterbury start favourites at $1.50 to Newcastle Knights $2.60.
St George Dragons vs Queensland Cowboys, Sunday 4:05pm AEST:
St George will host the Queensland Cowboys on Sunday evening.
The Dragons in 11th with a 9-9 record, facing the second placed Cowboys with a 13-5 record. The Cowboys have won two out of the last three clashes with Queensland.
The Dragons come into this clash following a 20-6 win over Manly last week. The Cowboys got out of jail with the last kick of the game, defeating the West Tigers 27-26 last weekend.
St George Dragons vs Queensland Cowboys prediction:
Queensland will be to strong for the Dragons and gain another victory.
St George Dragons vs Queensland Cowboys betting tip:
The Cowboys start favourites at $1.39 to the Dragons $3.00