NRL Round 7 tips, best bets, predictions and previews.
Struggling Queensland sides Brisbane and Gold Coast clash in a must-win encounter, while the Roosters and Eels return to action one week after their brutal showdown with games against the Dragons and Raiders respectively – read on below as we preview each NRL Round 7 fixture, along with providing our tips and best bets for every match.
NRL Round 7 Tips
NOTE: We will link all NRL Round 7 tips to this article once published throughout the week.
Penrith Panthers vs South Sydney Rabbitohs NRL Round 7 Tips
- Thursday June 25 | Campbelltown Stadium | 7.50pm AEST
Both sides looking to continue their brilliant form after impressive victories last week. They’ve split their last four meetings at two wins apiece.
Melbourne Storm vs New Zealand Warriors NRL Round 7 Tips
- Friday June 26 | AAMI Park | 6.00pm AEST
The Storm and Warriors hoping to bounce back from last-start defeats. Melbourne have won the last eight meetings between the sides, with the Warriors failing to score more than 12 points in those encounters.
Sydney Roosters vs St George Illawarra Dragons NRL Round 7 Tips
- Friday June 26 | Bankwest Stadium | 7.55pm AEST
Roosters coming off a sensational win over the table-topping Eels as they look to register a fourth straight win over the Dragons, who made it back-to-back victories for the first time in 2020 over the Titans last week.
North Queensland Cowboys vs Newcastle Knights
- Saturday June 27 | Queensland County Bank Stadium | 3.00pm AEST
Cowboys have won four of their last five games against Newcastle, but they were poor against the Tigers last week, leaking 34 points in the opening half. Knights are flying high in second spot following their easy win over Brisbane.
Brisbane Broncos vs Gold Coast Titans
- Saturday June 27 | Suncorp Stadium | 5.30pm AEST
Both teams desperate for two points. Broncos have lost four straight since the season relaunch, while the Titans are anchored to the bottom of the ladder with just one win.
Parramatta Eels vs Canberra Raiders
- Saturday June 27 | Bankwest Stadium | 7.35pm AEST
How will the Eels respond following their energy-sapping loss to the Roosters last week? Canberra have won five of their last six meetings, but were off the pace against the Sea Eagles in Round 6.
Manly Sea Eagles vs Cronulla Sharks
- Sunday June 28 | Central Coast Stadium | 4.05pm AEST
Manly were superb in downing the Raiders, but paid a huge price in losing Tom Trbojevic to another hamstring injury. Cronulla battled their way to a second win of 2020 over Canterbury.
Canterbury Bulldogs vs Wests Tigers
- Sunday June 28 | Bankwest Stadium | 6.30pm AEST
The Tigers exploded out of the blocks in putting 34 points on North Queensland in the opening half, but they’ve lost their last three games against a Bulldogs side who love the scrap.