NRL 1998

Round 1


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View  North Qld 18 (N. Nadruku, D. Shearer, S. Walters tries; J. Ferris 3 goals) defeated Adelaide 8 (R. Maybon, J. Tamani tries) at Adelaide Oval.
Date: Fri, 13th March.   Halftime: North Qld 14-4.   Scrums: Adelaide 8-5.   Penalties: North Qld 12-4.   Referee: Matt Hewitt.   Crowd: 11,289.
View  South Sydney 24 (T. Brasher, D. Burns, T. Hermansson tries; J. O'Neill 6 goals) defeated Auckland 18 (S. Kearney, G. Ngamu tries; G. Ngamu 5 goals) at Ericsson Stadium.
Date: Fri, 13th March.   Halftime: 10-all.   Scrums: South Sydney 8-7.   Penalties: South Sydney 8-3.   Referee: Eddie Ward.   Crowd: 10,754.
View  Brisbane 22 (M. Hancock, A. Langer, D. Smith tries; D. Lockyer 5 goals) defeated Manly 6 (C. Field 2, L. Phillips goals) at Queen Elizabeth II Stadium.
Date: Fri, 13th March.   Halftime: Brisbane 8-6.   Scrums: Brisbane 7-6.   Penalties: Brisbane 16-6.   Referee: Bill Harrigan.   Crowd: 39,109.
View  Balmain 40 (G. Donaghey 2, W. Kennedy 2, A. Nable, M. Stimson, J. Webber tries; S. Nevin 6 goals) defeated Gold Coast 6 (G. Mackay try; G. Mackay goal) at Leichhardt Oval.
Date: Sat, 14th March.   Halftime: Balmain 16-0.   Scrums: Gold Coast 8-6.   Penalties: 10-all.   Referee: Steve Chiddy.   Crowd: 7,120.
View  Sydney City 36 (B. Fittler 2, A. Walker 2, R. Barnett, M. Sing tries; I. Cleary 6 goals) defeated Cronulla 14 (G. Bell 2, B. Sammut tries; M. Rogers goal) at Shark Park.
Date: Sat, 14th March.   Halftime: Sydney City 18-0.   Scrums: 8-all.   Penalties: Sydney City 10-3.   Referee: Paul Simpkins.   Crowd: 17,828.
View  Melbourne 14 (S. Hill 2 tries; C. Smith 3 goals) defeated Illawarra 12 (W. Robinson, C. Wilson tries; D. Moon 2 goals) at WIN Stadium.
Date: Sat, 14th March.   Halftime: Illawarra 12-6.   Scrums: Illawarra 9-3.   Penalties: Illawarra 13-10.   Referee: Sean Hampstead.   Crowd: 10,695.
View  Parramatta 27 (C. Schifcofske 2, J. McCracken, S. Whereat tries; C. Schifcofske 5 goals; J. Simon field goal) defeated Penrith 16 (R. Girdler 2, C. Hicks tries; R. Girdler 2 goals) at Parramatta Stadium.
Date: Sat, 14th March.   Halftime: Parramatta 14-10.   Scrums: Penrith 6-4.   Penalties: Parramatta 11-10.   Referee: Steve Clark.   Crowd: 12,222.
View  Canterbury 20 (G. Hughes 2, B. Ward tries; D. Halligan 4 goals) defeated Canberra 10 (G. Appo, B. Clyde tries; D. Furner goal) at Belmore Sports Ground.
Date: Sun, 15th March.   Halftime: Canterbury 6-2.   Scrums: Canterbury 8-5.   Penalties: Canberra 11-4.   Referee: Brian Grant.   Crowd: 8,453.
View  Newcastle 18 (E. Cochrane, M. Johns, J. Moodie tries; A. Johns 3 goals) defeated North Sydney 14 (G. Florimo, P. Stringer tries; J. Taylor 3 goals) at North Sydney Oval.
Date: Sun, 15th March.   Halftime: North Sydney 8-6.   Scrums: North Sydney 5-4.   Penalties: Newcastle 6-2.   Referee: Paul McBlane.   Crowd: 11,268.
View  St George 36 (M. Rodwell 2, J. Ainscough, M. Coyne, C. Pearson, D. Wagon tries; W. Bartrim 6 goals) defeated Western Suburbs 18 (B. Hodgson, D. Kennedy tries; A. Leeds 5 goals) at Kogarah Oval.
Date: Sun, 15th March.   Halftime: 10-all.   Scrums: Western Suburbs 11-4.   Penalties: Western Suburbs 10-5.   Referee: Tim Mander.   Crowd: 7,206.