Round 8


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View  Balmain 26 (A. Beetson, A. Fitzgibbon, L. Killeen, S. Williams tries; L. Killeen 7 goals) defeated Manly 9 (B. Bradstreet try; R. Batty 2 goals; R. Fulton field goal) at Sydney Sports Ground.
Date: Sun, 12th May.   Referee: Col Pearce.   Crowd: 14,059.
View  Cronulla 13 (J. Monie try; T. Hughes 4 goals; G. Abercrombie field goal) defeated Western Suburbs 12 (M. Alchin, R. Ferguson tries; T. Ford 2, D. Barsley goals) at Sutherland Oval.
Date: Sun, 12th May.   Referee: Keith Holman.   Crowd: 4,700.
View  Newtown 11 (J. McDonald try; B. Lanigan 2 goals; B. Lanigan, F. Puddick field goals) defeated Parramatta 9 (A. Brown try; A. Brown 3 goals) at Henson Park.
Date: Sun, 12th May.   Referee: Les Samuelson.   Crowd: 4,315.
View  Eastern Suburbs 15 (G. Chambers, K. Owens, B. Reilly tries; J. Matthews 3 goals) defeated North Sydney 6 (D. Shearer 3 goals) at North Sydney Oval.
Date: Sun, 12th May.   Referee: Keith Page.   Crowd: 4,705.
View  St George 27 (S. Gorton 2, D. Brandley, T. Branson, K. Maddison tries; D. Preston 4 goals; B. Smith 2 field goals) defeated Penrith 12 (N. Bailey, R. Mara tries; L. Fagan 2, B. Tonkin goals) at Penrith Park.
Date: Sun, 12th May.   Referee: Jack Bradley.   Crowd: 11,163.
View  South Sydney 11 (A. Branighan try; E. Simms 3, K. Longbottom goals) defeated Canterbury 6 (R. Raper 2, G. Taylforth goals) at Redfern Oval.
Date: Sun, 12th May.   Referee: Laurie Bruyeres.   Crowd: 13,736.