What time does the NRL Grand Final start? Kick-off time; Penrith Panthers vs Parramatta Eels, how to watch, teams, last chances

After an entertaining regular season and a dramatic finale series, the 2022 grand finale is finally here – and it’s a match-up for all ages. It is the first time in NRL history that the Penrith Panthers will face the Parramatta Eels in a derby in western Sydney to decide who will take home the … Read more

Team Tips, Penrith Panthers vs Parramatta Eels, Injuries, Changes, Nathan Brown Recall, Taylan May, Tom Opacic

Banished Eels forward Nathan Brown is set for a stunning Grand Final recall after 12 weeks off the Parramatta side. Meanwhile, Eels center Tom Opacic has reportedly readjusted his hamstring during a fitness test, which will rule him out of the decider. And Panthers winger Taylan May will likely be ruled out with a hamstring … Read more

Late Mail, teams in and out, injuries, selection news; Alex Johnston injury, Panthers vs Rabbitohs; Cowboys vs Eels, Tom Opacic

South Sydney aviator Alex Johnston has a 50/50 chance of being fit for the preliminary final battle with the Panthers. Johnston was forced off the field against the Sharks and races against the clock to be fit. It caused a significant headache for Rabbitohs coach Jason Demetriou. Watch every match of the Rugby League World … Read more

World Cup, Kangaroos selection, Payne Haas, Joseph Suali, Samoa, Mal Meninga, selection, team

Australian coach Mal Meninga faces an uphill battle to keep the World Cup with players withdrawing left, right and center from the Australian roster. The last stars to throw a spanner in the works for Meninga this week were Broncos enforcer Payne Haas and Roosters flyer Joseph Suaalii. Suaalii has defected to Samoa, while Haas … Read more

Teams, Preliminary Finals, Charlie Staines, Panthers vs Rabbitohs, Tom Opacic, Cowboys vs Eels

The Panthers have appointed Charlie Staines to replace suspended winger Taylan May for their clash with the Rabbitohs. Meanwhile, the Eels have called on center Tom Opacic despite a hamstring injury. Read on for the NRL preliminary rounds teams. This Footy Finals, get sports on TAP with the new TAB app. Download the New TAB … Read more

Team Tips, Week Two Finals, Semi-Finals, Ins and Outs, Injuries, Mitchell Moses Headbutt, Adam Elliott Hip Injury, Sharks Team, Rabbitohs Team, Tom Burgess Suspension

The Eels face a nervous wait after star halfback Mitchell Moses suffered a nasty headbutt to the Panthers. Ricky Stuart’s Raiders could be without their gunlock, while Rabbitohs prop Tom Burgess has been slammed with a potential season-end suspension. Read on for the team tips for the final week two. Stream every game from every … Read more

Penrith Panthers vs Parramatta Eels, NRL Finals Series, Nathan Cleary Return, Analysis, Junior Paulo and Reagan Campbell-Gillard, Cooper Cronk

The Eels have confused the Panthers this season as the only side to beat them twice and they have the blueprint to make it a trifecta on Friday night. Penrith receives their arch-rivals to open the final and the winner earns a preliminary final berth while the loser moves on to an elimination final. Parramatta … Read more

Late Mail, Week One Finals, Ins and Outs, Injuries, Cameron Murray, Rabbitohs, Siosifa Talakai, Sharks, Jahrome Hughes, Storm

Souths star Cameron Murray will meet with an independent specialist to get final approval to play against the Roosters as he prays to pass concussion protocols. Dave Riccio of the Daily Telegraph revealed on Triple M that Murray is well ahead of the crunch meeting with the specialist. ‚ÄúThere is a box check exercise on … Read more

Manly Sea Eagles v Parramatta Eels score, result, highlights, Waqa Blake try, Clint Gutherson, Jakob Arthur, Supercoach scores

Parramatta has nearly wrapped up Manly’s season with an emphatic 36-20 win over a sold-out Brookvale Oval on Friday night. The win featured a try from the season contender and moved the Eels above the Broncos to fifth on the ladder with four rounds to go. MATCH CENTER: Sea Eagles v Eels, stats, video, teams … Read more