So, NRL stayed with 75% even in the finals. I don’t think Penrith are done by any means, though they’re probably happiest that they’re facing Paramatta. Easts have done amazingly to get this far and have a side on the field. Manly won’t be taking anything at all for granted; as well they shouldn’t. The …

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NRL: 6/8 to finish the regular season seems as appropriate as anything. The average was nearly 72.5%. Which was a lot better than my AFL 60.5%. I would have thought that was unusual and that NRL was harder to tip, but this year the gap in team performance has been huge, while the AFL seemed …

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My AFL finals scenario was looking good until Geelong started their pre-finals bye in the last quarter of their game against Melbourne. Who must be a capable team. The NRL still have a couple of contractual obligation games to go. (Draws count as correct) NRL (last round 6/8; season tally 127/176) Newcastle Canberra Souths Saint …

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