NRL round 21 Tips and Predictions
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Sydney Roosters vs Brisbane Broncos, Thursday 7:50pm AEST:
The Sydney Roosters will host the Brisbane Broncos tonight at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
Sydney in eighth position with a 10-9 record, taking on the fifth place Brisbane with a 12-7 record. Brisbane have won the last three clashes against the Broncos.
The Roosters enter this clash following a 20-10 victory last week over the Manly Sea Eagles. Brisbane lost in one of the upsets of the year to the West Tigers 32-18 last weekend.
Sydney Roosters vs Brisbane Broncos prediction:
Sydney should be good enough on this occasion at home, they will continue winning form.
Sydney Roosters vs Brisbane Broncos betting tip:
Sydney start favourites at $1.60 to Brisbane $2.35
Melbourne Storm vs Gold Coast Titans, Friday 6:00pm AEST:
Melbourne Storm will host the Gold Coast on Friday night at AAMI Park.
The Storm in fourth position with a 12-7 record, taking on the Titans in 16th position with a 3-16 record. The Storm have won the last three clashes with the Gold Coast.
Melbourne Storm come into this clash following a draught breaking over the New Zealand Warriors. The Titans went down to Canberra 36-24 last weekend.
Melbourne Storm vs Gold Coast Titans prediction:
Melbourne storm will get the job done comfortably at home and build winning form.
Melbourne Storm vs Gold Coast Titans betting tip:
Melbourne Storm start favourites at $1.12 to Gold Coast $6.50
Manly Sea Eagles vs Parramatta Eels, Friday 7:55pm AEST:
Manly will host Parramatta on Friday night at 4 Pines Park, Sydney.
Manly placed in 10th position with a 9-10 record, taking on the sixth placed Eels with a 12-7 record. Manly have won two out of the last three clashes with Parramatta.
The Sea Eagles are coming off a 20-10 loss to the Sydney Roosters last week. While Parramatta handed the Panthers their second defeat of the year with a 34-10 victory.
Manly Sea Eagles vs Parramatta Eels prediction:
Parramatta should get the job done, it will be tough away from home but they are in form right now.
Manly Sea Eagles vs Parramatta Eels betting preview:
Manly start favourites at $1.85 to Parramatta $1.95
South Sydney Rabbitohs vs New Zealand Warriors, Saturday 3:00pm AEST:
South Sydney will host New Zealand on Saturday afternoon at Sunshine Coast Stadium.
The Rabbitohs placed seventh with an 11-8 record, taking on the 13th placed Warriors with a 5-14 record. South Sydney have won the last three clashes with New Zealand.
South Sydney got pipped by the golden point against Cronulla Sharks last week 21-20. New Zealand went down to Melbourne Storm 24-12.
South Sydney Rabbitohs vs New Zealand Warriors prediction:
South Sydney will bounce back to winning ways, they will get the job done comfortably.
South Sydney Rabbitohs vs New Zealand Warriors betting tip:
South Sydney start favourites at $1.10 to New Zealand $7.00
Canberra Raiders vs Penrith Panthers, Saturday 5:30pm:
The Canberra Raiders will host Penrith on Saturday evening at GIO Stadium, Canberra.
The Raiders in ninth position with a 10-9 record, taking on the first place Penrith Panthers with a 17-2 record. Penrith have won the last three clashes with Canberra.
Canberra enter this clash following a 36-24 victory over the Gold Coast Titans. Penrith lost only their second game of the season against Parramatta 34-10 last weekend.
Canberra Raiders vs Penrith Panthers prediction:
Penrith will be able to get back to winning ways, it’ll be a tough contest but they will win in a close one.
Canberra Raiders vs Penrith Panthers betting tip:
Penrith Panthers start favourites at $1.65 to the Canberra Raiders $2.25
Cronulla Sharks vs St George Dragons, Saturday 7:35pm AEST:
The Cronulla Sharks will host St George on Saturday night at PointsBet Stadium, Sydney.
The Sharks in third position with a 13-6 record. Taking on the 11th placed Dragons with a 9-10 record. The Sharks have won the last three clashes against the Dragons.
The Sharks stole one against South Sydney with the golden point in over time 21-20 last week. St George were defeated soundly by the Cowboys 34-8.
Cronulla Sharks vs St George Dragons prediction:
This should be a comfortable win for the Sharks as they continue to press for a top 4 finish.
Cronulla Sharks vs St George Dragons betting tip:
The Sharks start favourites at $1.31 to St George $3.50
Canterbury Bulldogs vs Queensland Cowboys, Sunday 2:00pm AEST:
The Canterbury Bulldogs will host the Queensland Cowboys on Sunday at Salter Oval, Bundaberg.
The Bulldogs in 12th position with a 6-13 record, taking on the second placed Cowboys with a 14-5 record. The Bulldogs have won the last three clashes with Queensland.
The Bulldogs had a 24-10 victory over the Knights last week. While the Cowboys destroyed St George 34-8.
Canterbury Bulldogs vs Queensland Cowboys prediction:
The Queensland Cowboys should get the job done comfortably on this occasion, they’re on track for a big finish to this season.
Canterbury Bulldogs vs Queensland Cowboys betting tip:
Queensland start favourites at $3.31 to Canterbury $3.50
West Tigers vs Newcastle Knights, Sunday 4:05pm AEST:
The West Tigers will host Newcastle on Sunday at Campbelltown Sports Stadium, Sydney.
The Tigers in 15th place with a 4-15 record, facing the 14th place Newcastle with a 5-14 record. Newcastle have won two out of the last three clashes with the Tigers.
The Tigers broke their draught with a 32-18 upset over the Brisbane Broncos last weekend, while Newcastle lost to the Bulldogs 24-10 last weekend.
West Tigers vs Newcastle Knights prediction:
The West Tigers should be able to continue winning form at home.
West Tigers vs Newcastle Knights betting tip:
The West Tigers start favourites at $1.50 to the Knights $2.60