The Roosters have gone a protracted method to clinching the NRLW minor premiership by beating Newcastle 18-16 in a thriller.
The Chooks scored twice and led 12-0 by half time, earlier than a second-half comeback from the Knights.
The Hunter group scored three tries to abruptly be in entrance on the board.
However an error late within the piece ruined all of it, with an errant Knights move scooped up by Isabelle Kelly who sprinted 60 metres to attain.
The Zahara Temara conversion put the Tricolours in entrance they usually stayed there.
Knights sweating on a Caitlan Johnston cost late within the sport for top contact.
“That was a very robust sport. Knights gave it to us the entire time,” Kelly advised 9 afterwards.
“It was unreal. I believe our middles did numerous work on the market, going towards their pack which is principally the Origin pack.”
The Roosters are the reigning premiers however the Knights are the brand new youngsters on the block, and have shocked the NRLW with how good they’re of their maiden season.
Grand remaining star Jess Sergis was rapt to get the goodies.
“It was actually such a tough match,” she mentioned.
“They positively make us work for the complete 70 minutes. They’re a powerful facet.”
Each groups are destined to play finals in a fortnight’s time.