Eels hand Kearney ideal farewell presentA spirited Parramatta have handed outgoing coach Stephen Kearney the best farewell present he could have hoped for with an upset 16-10 NR…0
Storm fall to fourth straight loss – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)Posted July 21, 2012 21:43:25 Melbourne Storm’s remarkable fall from grace continued on Saturday night as they lost a fourth consecutive …0
Parramatta Eels beat Melbourne Storm 16-10 in NRL round 20 clashTHE EELS have shocked the Storm to hand Steve Kearney a departing gift with the coach’s axing inspiring Parramatta to a 16-10 win over ba…0
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Rugby League: Parramatta and Stephen Kearney Part Ways
Rugby League: A Win is a Win – Just
Rugby League: Parramatta Beginning to Find Form
Parramatta have finally won two games back to back in the 2010 NRL premiership. It is only round 7, so there is still a long way to go in this year’s competition. With Melbourne all but a spent force this year given the salary cap crisis that has hit that club, Parramatta have it all to play for after loosing last year’s Grand Final to Melbourne, who have since been stripped of the 2009 premiership for being cheats.
Come on Parramatta – your die hard fans are urging you on the go one better in 2010!
NRL FINAL SERIES
With the NRL final series now having arrived, it is now time to put my nominally followed team to bed – the Parramatta Eels. What a disappointment the Eels have been yet again! So much talent with so little performance was the result for 2008.
Already this weekend the Brisbane Broncos, Cronulla Sharks and the Manly Sea Eagles have won having defeated the Sydney City Roosters, the Canberra Raiders and the Saint George Dragons. This means that the Saint George Dragons are gone for this season. Remaining in the first weekend of the final series is the Melbourne Storm – New Zealand Warriors match, which has the minor premiers up against the team that pipped the Newcastle Knights for the final spot in the top 8 for 2008.
As has been my tip for the entire season it is difficult to go past the Melbourne Storm not only for the match today, but for the premiership title for 2008. There seems very little hope for the Warriors as they come up against the might of the Storm, a team which is a class above the others in the competition.
As I say, it is difficult to go past the Melbourne Storm for the title.
In the video below, the Melbourne Storm’s Billy Slater scores a hat trick of tries against the New Zealand Warriors in March 2008.