Australian NRL Playoffs Glance

First Round

Melbourne 29, South Sydney 28

Penrith 27, New Zealand Warriors 12

Sydney Roosters 21, Cronulla 12

St. George Illawarra 48, Brisbane 18

(Melbourne, Sydney Roosters advance to semifinals; Warriors, Brisbane eliminiated)

Second Round
All Times GMT
Friday, Sept. 14

Cronulla 21, Penrith 20

Saturday, Sept. 15

South Sydney 13, St. George Illawarra 12

Semifinals
Friday, Sept. 21

Melbourne vs. Cronulla, 0940

Saturday, Sept. 22

Sydney Roosters vs. South Sydney, 0940

Grand Final Sunday, Sept. 30
Olympic Stadium, Sydney

Semifinal winners, 0920