Harold Matthews Cup

The Harold Matthews Cup is an under-17 competition administered by the New South Wales Rugby League, run annually since 1970. Previously an under-16 competition, the Cup moved to an under-17 format for the 2021 season.

List of Premiers

Recent Seasons

Grand Finals
2001
Cronulla Sharks 28 – 8 Penrith Panthers
2004 Parramatta Eels 18 – 16 Penrith Panthers
2005 Penrith Panthers 38 – 10 Illawarra Steelers
2006 Penrith Panthers 20 – 8 Canterbury Bulldogs
2007
 Canterbury Bulldogs 18 – 14 Penrith Panthers
2008
 Parramatta Eels 30 – 17 Penrith Panthers
2009 Canterbury Bulldogs 34 – 22 Parramatta Eels
2010 Penrith Panthers 22 – 12 Parramatta Eels
2011 Canterbury Bulldogs 13 – 12 Illawarra Steelers
2012 Parramatta Eels 39 – 32 Newcastle Knights
2013 Parramatta Eels 24 – 16 South Sydney Rabbitohs
2014 Newcastle Knights 34 – 4 Penrith Panthers
2015 Cronulla Sharks 30 – 16 Parramatta Eels
2016 Parramatta Eels 16 – 14 Newcastle Knights
2017 Newcastle Knights 26 – 20 Manly Sea Eagles
2018 Manly Sea Eagles 26 – 18 Parramatta Eels
2019 Newcastle Knights 28 – 8 Canterbury Bulldogs
2021 Manly Sea Eagle 24 – 12 Parramatta Eels