Adelaide answered the critics with a superb victory over Geelong at Adelaide Oval on Friday night.
When Cronulla destroyed the Sydney Roosters three weeks ago it appeared as though the Sharks had finally turned the corner.
Mitchell Pearce and Blake Ferguson have smiles back on their faces after a successful return to club football.
England have ended Australia's Champions Trophy campaign in ruthless fashion, romping to a 40-run win at Edgbaston.
Penrith Panthers stole victory from the hands of defeat against Canberra Raiders, at Carrington Park on Saturday evening.