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Melbourne Storm’s consistency remains, winning another NRL season opener even without Cameron Smith – ABC News

In many ways, the first game of the NRL season for the Storm was just like their last 19 season openers and the 2020 NRL grand final, but it was always going to…

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When we last left the Melbourne Storm in the 2020 grand final, they were coming within a whisker of surrendering a 22-point first-half lead to a team many expected to win the premiership.
In the 2021 season opener, exactly the same thing happened.
Considering the blinders played by Wally Lewis medallist Cameron Munster and Clive Churchill medallist Ryan Papenhuyzen in the 26-18 win over South Sydney on Thursday night Melbourne’s 20th successive round one win it really did…

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