NRL PRELIMINARY FINAL 1Result: Cronulla 32 defeated North Queensland 20 at Allianz StadiumKey moment: When Chad Townsend put Luke Lewis over in the 52nd minute for a scoreline of 20-6, any thoughts of a Cowboys fightback were dashed.Key quote: It has taken 15 years for me to finally get to a grand final. - Sharks skipper Paul Gallen.Judiciary: NoneInjuries: NoneWhats next: The Sharks move onto their first grand final in a united competition since 1978 and premiers North Queensland bow out of the title race. Paul Krause Jersey .ca NBA Power Rankings, ahead of the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs. Chris Doleman Jersey . To the surprise of many, it isnt the Wolverines but their in-state rivals the Michigan State Spartans. http://www.vikingssale.com/Vikings-Adam-Thielen-Draft-Jersey/ . -- Anaheim Ducks defenceman Luca Sbisa will be out at least six weeks with a torn tendon in his right hand. Alan Page Jersey . Reigning world champion Eve Muirhead of Scotland opened with a 12-2 rout of Winnipegs Jennifer Jones in a battle of teams bound for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Dalvin Cook Jersey . -- Ty Montgomery had 290 all-purpose yards and two touchdowns, and fifth-ranked Stanford held on to beat No. Panthers edge past PaltanCaptain Jasvir Singh and Rajesh Narwal scored seven points each to lead Jaipur Pink Panthers to a 33-27 victory over Puneri Paltan.Paltan began well as they led 3-1 after the first five minutes. But Panthers Rajesh Narwal scored two raid points in the next two minutes to tie the game at 3-3. Singh scored his first point in ninth minute helping Panthers lead 5-3. Paltans Ajay Thakur then leveled the game at 5-5 after 10 minutes with a two-point raid.Singh scored two raid points in the 13th minute to lead 9-6. The team further inflicted an all out in the next minute to lead 12-7. ?Ajay Kumar then scored a two-point raid in the 20th minute to extend the lead to 17-9 by the end of the first half.Narwal scored two points as Panthers led 20-10 after 24 minutes. They then inflicted their second all out in the 26th minute leading 25-14. Paltan scored three straight points attempting a comeback, but Kumars two-point raid took Panthers to a 27-17 lead. With nine minutes left, Paltan scored a two-point raid to cut the deficit to seven points.Paltan trailed by eight points with less than five minutes to go as Deepak Niwas Hooda scored an important raid for the team in the final seconds of the match, reducing the margin to six points.Patna Pirates continue their winningg runPatna Pirates , ably led by Pardeep Narwal, beat Bengal Warriors 33-27.dddddddddddd Narwal failed to score in the first 27 minutes of the game, but scored nine points in the last 10 minutes to maintain their top spot in the season.Surjeet Narwal and Jang Kun Lee scored two raids in the first two minutes giving the Warriors a lead of 0-2. ?They continued to lead 3-6 after the 10th minute.Pirates Surjeet Singh then scored a two-point raid in the 13th minute to lessen the gap to 6-7. In the 18th minute, the teams got tied at 10-10 before Warriors led 12-10 by the end of first half.In the second half, Warriors maintained a two-point of 15-13 post 26 minutes. Narwal then opened his account in 28th minute to score two points and level the game at 16-16. He followed it up with a super raid in the 32nd minute, making Pirates lead 21-18. He scored two more points to help Pirates inflict their first all out and take a lead of 25-19 after 33 minutes.Jang Kun Lee scored two points in the 39th minute to attempt comeback for the Warriors as they trailed 29-26. However, Pirates forced two super tackles in the 40th minute to ensure their win with a score of 33-27. ' ' '