Results
Penrith 26 (Braith Alexander, Trent Borthwick, Jesse Buchan, Ashley Cosgrove, Niwhai Puru tries; Niwhai Puru 2, Connor Mason goals) def. South Sydney 12 (Mac Puafisi, William Taliai tries; Dion Teaupa 2 goals) at Metricon High Performance Centre. Date: Sat Mar 7. Kick off: 11:30am (local time).

South Sydney: 1 Terrell Kalo Kalo, 2 Carson Kaho, 3 Joseph Lavaki, 4 Byron Parnell, 5 Evan Manning, 6 Mac Puafisi, 7 Dion Teaupa (c), 8 Etuate Laui, 9 Ratu Vesikula, 10 Davvy Moale, 11 Dranza Hawe-De-Thierry, 12 Ryan Long, 13 Ned Hicks. Int: 14 Emmanuel Di Bartolo, 15 Aiden Hawa, 16 Ali Zaman, 17 William Taliai.
Penrith: 1 Sunia Turuva, 2 Maxwell Pritchard, 3 Jesse Buchan, 4 Zion Tauasa, 5 Ashley Cosgrove, 6 Niwhai Puru, 7 Connor Mason, 8 Sunita Lotoaniu, 9 Trent Borthwick, 10 John Sagaga, 17 Lachlan Blackburn, 12 Zac Lipowicz, 11 Izack Tago. Int: 13 Liam Kennedy, 14 Braith Alexander, 15 Mason Teague, 16 Cruise Tweedie.


Balmain 34 (Cougar Wheeler 2, Oskar Enasio, Braydon Guyan, Livai Saukuru, Brandon Tumeth tries; Zane Camroux 5 goals) def. Central Coast 16 (Finn Douch, Zac Montgomery, Tyler Moriarty tries; Luke Heather 2 goals) at Morry Breen Oval. Date: Sat Mar 7. Kick off: 12:30pm (local time).

Central Coast: 1 Logan Jones, 2 Luke Heather, 3 Finn Douch, 4 Lachlan Mears-Crabbe, 5 George Wilson, 6 Tyler Moriarty, 7 Sandon Smith, 8 Zac Montgomery, 9 Thomas Deakin (c), 10 Dean Browne, 11 Daniel Peters, 12 Brody Briggs, 13 Bowen Slee. Int: 14 Taine Boland, 15 Elvis Johnston-Opetaia, 16 Michael Whitton, 18 Sione Vaenuku.
Balmain: 1 Jayme Elias, 19 Dylan Cowin, 3 Livai Saukuru, 4 Oskar Enasio, 5 Harrison Henson, 6 Zane Camroux (c), 7 Hayden Essery, 8 Braydon Guyan, 9 Jaycob Anjoul, 10 Watson Bogiso, 11 Zayn Wilkins, 12 Brandon Tumeth, 13 Cougar Wheeler. Int: 14 Raymond Raad, 15 Darcy Hoy, 17 Thomas Kwok, 21 Sione Vaihu.


Western Suburbs 40 (Alosomu Lolohea 2, Tristyn Ball, Cameron Lawrence, Byron Strickland, Salesa Tavui, Saumani Vili-Solomona tries; Jibiril Elrich 6 goals) def. North Sydney 12 (Kobe Lepua, Isaac Rosario, Christopher Trad tries) at Macquarie Uni Sports Field. Date: Sat Mar 7. Kick off: 12:30pm (local time).

North Sydney: 1 Aiden Brophy, 2 Isaac Rosario, 3 Christopher Trad, 4 Jayden Young, 5 Kobe Lepua, 6 Aaron Kurnoth, 7 Brock Wells (c), 8 Peter Hansen, 9 Tauvao Falaniko, 10 Paul Ailao, 11 Lachlan Gibbs, 12 David Haumono, 13 Ahmad Skaf. Int: 15 Ethan Lam Dam, 16 Augustino Mauu, 17 Like Harrison, 18 Isaac Papalii.
Western Suburbs: 1 Cameron Lawrence, 4 Alosomu Lolohea, 3 Salesi Tavui, 23 Reece Davison, 5 Jay Shipley, 6 Maverick Bantin, 7 Jibiril Elrich, 8 Jurrado Smith, 17 Kynan English, 15 Byron Strickland, 11 Bryce Crane, 12 Saumani Vili-Solomona, 13 Isaiah Anamani. Int: 14 Tevita Petelo, 16 Riley Williams, 20 Jude Gomez, 25 Tristyn Ball.


Newcastle 48 (Tevita Toloi 3, Lachlan Williams 3, Travis Petersen, Jonah Pezet, Brocco Uhrle tries; Jonah Pezet 6 goals) def. St George 14 (Adam Arkley, Benjamin Johnson, Brendon Tapuai tries; Isaac Morris goal) at Mascot Oval. Date: Sat Mar 7. Kick off: 1:00pm (local time).

St George: 1 Mitchell Reeve, 2 Patrick Taukafa, 3 Benjamin Johnson, 4 Terence Patolo, 5 Brendon Tapuai, 6 Callum Perryman, 7 Isaac Morris (c), 8 Daniel Musolino, 9 Mackenzie Roche, 10 Nikau Wrathall, 11 Selwyn Smith, 12 Jonathon Afeaki, 13 Thomas Flynn. Int: 14 Declan Purcell, 15 Fletcher Williamson, 16 Carson Lutau, 25 Adam Arkley.
Newcastle: 1 Logan Radzievic, 2 Tyrone Nean, 3 MacAuley Aoake, 4 Fletcher Myers, 5 Kodi Crowther, 6 Noah Ryan, 7 Jonah Pezet, 8 Brocco Uhrle, 9 Noah Nailagoliva, 10 Brock Greacen, 11 Tevita Toloi, 12 Thomas Cant, 13 Lachlan Williams. Int: 14 Jacob Davis, 15 Samuel McIntyre, 16 Travis Petersen, 17 Tim Johannssen.


Manly 68 (Kaeo Weekes 3, Cameron Brown 2, Siua Fotu 2, Simon Tito 2, Jamie Humphreys, Seturi Iakopo, Tyreece Tonga, Luke Tucker tries; Charlie Thompson 8 goals) def. West Coast 8 (Quintin Fui, Kenny Siliniu-Tulimafua tries) at Ken Allen Field. Date: Sat Mar 7. Kick off: 10:30am (local time).

West Coast: 1 Quintin Fui, 2 Harley Wood, 3 Eric Koroa, 4 Gethin Thomas, 5 Jaeree Reuben, 6 Kobe Aiesi, 7 Joshua Hanlon, 8 Deago Tapara-Pu, 9 Luke-David Wells-Talamaivao, 10 Kenny Siliniu-Tulimafua, 11 Brody Gilchrist (c), 12 Tere Cameron-Ramea, 13 Jonathan-Luke Mato. Int: 15 Nicholas Riggs, 16 Brayden Karangaroa, 20 Malakai Tuipulotu, 21 Michael Howe.
Manly: 1 Kaeo Weekes (c), 2 Charlie Thompson, 3 Simon Tito, 4 Siua Fotu, 5 Cameron Brown, 6 Krystian Mapapalangi, 7 Jamie Humphreys, 8 Seturi Iakopo, 9 Daniel O’Donnell, 10 Tyreece Tonga, 11 Samuel Pinomi, 12 Zane Dunford, 13 James Uesele. Int: 14 Gordon Chan Kum Tong, 15 Hunta Saunders, 16 Valeli Tonga, 17 Angus Crosbie, 20 Luke Tucker (HIA).


Victoria 32 (Lene Feterika 2, Gabriel Bartlett, Sione Finau, Poasa Telepe, Fonua Pole tries; Sualauvi Faalogo 2, Noah Natapu 2 goals) def. Illawarra 28 (Benjamin Lavender 2, Talatau Amone, Jackson Shereb, Jacob Webster tries; Tyrone Roberts 4 goals) at Casey Fields. Date: Sat Mar 7. Kick off: 2:00pm (local time).

Victoria: 1 Sualauvi Faalogo, 2 Lene Feterika, 3 Sione Finau (c), 4 Deveraux Feo, 5 Zacharius Fuimaono, 6 Devisarn Ene, 7 Noah Natapu, 8 Fonua Pole, 9 Tui Ieremia, 10 Gabriel Bartlett, 11 Xaviour Taufa, 17 Harry Sio, 13 Jayden Weir. Int: 14 Poasa Telepe, 15 Jethro Tavu’i-Leota, 16 Allan Lo Tam, 18 Lotoni Pouhila.
Illawarra: 1 Tyrell Sloan, 2 Jye Patterson, 3 Benjamin Lavender, 4 Brendon Morkos, 5 Cooper Tunbridge, 6 Talatau Amone (c), 7 Tyrone Roberts, 8 Jacob Webster, 15 Riley Wooden, 10 Trent Griffiths, 11 Jackson Shereb, 12 Toby Boothroyd, 13 Phoenix Vetenibua-Finnerty. Int: 9 Tyson Duff, 16 William Webb, 17 Travis Barrett-Hancock, 18 Clive Brett.


Warriors 42 (Taniela Otukolo 2, Viliami Vailea 2, TJ Devery, Josiah Karapani, Ali Leiataua, Tony Tafa tries; Sione Moala 5 goals) def. Parramatta 22 (Joshua Tuipulotu 2, Tutonu Junior Wright 2 tries; Josh Chappell 3 goals) at The Trusts Arena. Date: Sun Mar 8. Kick off: 9:00am (local time).

Warriors: 1 Ali Leiataua, 2 Daeon Amituanai, 3 Jeremiah Asi, 4 Viliami Vailea, 5 Josiah Karapani, 6 Sebastyan Jack, 7 Sione Moala (c), 8 Lleyton Finau, 9 Taniela Otukolo, 10 Kina Kepu, 11 Carl Lolohea, 12 Zyon Maiu’u, 13 Tamehana Paruru. Int: 14 Vaka Sikahele, 15 Valingi Kepu, 16 Tony Tafa, 17 TJ Devery.
Parramatta: 1 Joshua Tuipulotu, 2 Freeman Forsythe, 3 Viliami Penisini, 4 James Malauulu, 5 Tutonu Junior Wright, 6 Tyrone Sa’u, 7 Josh Chappell, 8 Jontay-Junior Betham-Misa, 9 Vlado Jankovic, 10 Peter Taateo (c), 11 Jock Brazel, 12 Maximus Tupou, 13 Toni Mataele. Int: 14 Kyle Leonard, 15 Caleb Tohi, 16 Desmond Raukete, 17 Jai Vakai.


Canberra 20 (Wilson Hamblin, Livai Kaloutolu, Brown Kuresa, Zane Thomson tries; Junior Tupou 2 goals) def. Cronulla 16 (Jordan Samrani 2, Kitione Kautoga, Douglas Levi tries) at Gungahlin Enclosed Oval. Date: Sun Mar 8. Kick off: 3:00pm (local time).

Canberra: 1 Junior Tupou, 2 Michael Asomua, 3 Keegan Vandenberg, 4 Brown Kuresa, 5 Livai Kaloutolu, 6 Mitchell Spencer, 7 Connor Williams, 8 Bryce Magnone, 9 Zane Thomson, 15 Eneseli Kamuta, 11 Trey Mooney (c), 12 Caleb Esera, 13 Jayden Clarkson. Int: 14 Wilson Hamblin, 17 Jackson Owen, 18 Jack Williams, 19 Kane Smith.
Cronulla: 1 Noah Lester, 2 Kristian Dixon, 3 Douglas Levi, 20 Moses Jones, 5 Samuel Stonestreet, 6 Kade Dykes, 22 Cody Fuz, 8 Joshua Finau, 9 Romano Cook, 10 Semisi Sikei, 4 Jordan Samrani, 11 Kitione Kautoga, 13 Blake Hosking (c). Int: 7 Manaia Waitere, 15 Jed Hardy, 16 William Abou Arrage, 18 Lachlan Maric.