The Storm vs Panthers expansive last rematch has landed unrecorded and escaped connected Channel Nine aft the forced reshuffle of Round 20.
After Saturday NRL matches were enactment connected clasp owed to Queensland's caller lockdown restrictions, those fixtures were moved to Sunday; portion the archetypal Sunday games volition present beryllium played connected Monday.
The Melbourne vs Penrith lucifer volition beryllium played successful Nine's Sunday slot astatine 4pm AEST. The blockbuster clash is not lone a rematch of past year's expansive last but apt a preview of this year's decider, with the Storm and Panthers dominating atop the NRL ladder.
Both teams are sitting connected 34 points, with imposing 16-2 records, and 1 broadside volition clasp the vantage successful the insignificant premiership contention aft a precocious stakes clash astatine Suncorp Stadium connected Sunday.
Superstar Storm fullback Ryan Papenhuyzen volition diagnostic disconnected the seat successful his 2nd crippled backmost from concussion. Harry Grant is besides connected the Melbourne seat aft recovering from a hamstring injury.
The conflict successful the halves is simply a cracker contempt the lack of Penrith's Nathan Cleary. Storm's Cameron Munster and Jahrome Hughes volition lucifer wits with Panthers young guns Matt Burton and Jarome Luai.
Also connected Sunday astatine Suncorp Stadium: Knights vs Raiders, 1.50pm; Dragons vs Rabbitohs, 6.25pm.
On Monday: Bulldogs vs Titans, 6pm; Sharks vs Sea Eagles, 8.05pm
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