St George Illawarra and South Sydney battled as top eight outsiders after round 11 defeats delivered significant setbacks to their 2020 finals hopes.
The St George Illawarra Dragons faced the Cronulla Sharks at the Netstrata Jubilee Stadium in a derby that would have different final implications depending on the result.
St George Illawarra entered their WIN Stadium clash with Canterbury Bulldogs on a rising trajectory as they sought revenge for their round four thumping that capped a dismal 0-4 start to 2020.
St George Illawarra Dragons looked to build on a dogged performance last weekend, as they faced a mich changed Manly Sea Eagles at the Jubilee Stadium.
Canberra Raiders welcome St George Illawarra Dragons to GIO Stadium, as both sides looked to bounce back from tough defeats last weekend.
The revitalised St George Illawarra Dragons looked to pick up a third win on the bounce as they faced the in-form Sydney Roosters, who were missing both Josh Morris and James Tedesco.
With both teams only having one win so far this season, this was a chance to move further away from the bottom of the ladder as Gold Coast Titans faced St George Illawarra Dragons at Suncorp Stadium.
After the kick-off time was brought forwards, the winless St George Illawarra Dragons faced local rivals Cronulla Sharks at Campbelltown Stadium as both teams looked to save their season.