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PAUL GALLEN: This is such a great grand final match-up that right now, I honestly can't say who I think will win.This is such a great grand final match-up that right now, I honestly can't say who I think will win.
Ryan Papenhuyzen was crowned the 2020 Clive Churchill Medallist, after his team, the Melbourne Storm, took out the NRL Grand Final on Sunday night.
The superstar fullback, 22, has no doubt had an outstanding season, with the support of his devoted girlfriend, Australian netball star Kelsey Browne, 28.
Kelsey, who plays with the Collingwood Magpies in Super Netball, relocated to the Sunshine Coast to be with Ryan at his team's quarantine accommodation.
Earlier this week, Ryan revealed how Kelsey's two premiership wins with the Australian Diamonds had become an inspiration, and a chance for him to ask advice.
The Roar’s NRL expert tips and predictions: Grand final
It’s been a season that’ll be remembered for plenty of reasons, but finally the NRL grand final is here. The top two teams are set to face off in the decider, and The Roar’s NRL expert tipping panel are here to tell you who will lift the Provan Summons trophy and why. And in this special edition of expert tipping we won’t tell just you that. The panel have been asked to submit their predictions for a margin, the winner of the Clive Churchill Medal, the first try-scorer and the winner of the NRLW grand final.
'I will have to ask her for some advice this week about how she did it because she won two titles back-to-back,' Ryan toldprior to his first grand final match.
'Every now and then she gets a bit cheeky and tells me she has won two and I haven't won one yet, so that is a bit of fire in the belly.'
Ryan added that while the sports are completely different, they have been able to bounce ideas and strategies off one another.
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'There are different experiences in netball and rugby league but we do share a lot of experiences that work for her and work for me. It is pretty cool,' he said.
On Sunday night, Melbourne Storm captain Cameron Smith led his team to a 26-20 victory against the Penrith Panthers.
Ryan scored an 80-metre solo try and made two tackle breaks at Sydney's ANZ Stadium.
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He not only was awarded the Clive Churchill Medal but also guaranteed himself a spot in the extended squad for coach Brad Fittler's New South Wales State of Origin game next month.
'He has [earned selection],' Brad said in Nine commentary during the Grand Final. 'Right there, baby!'
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Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest jumped on the Tiger King trend this Halloween as they showcased a variety of costumes on Friday. The Live With Kelly and Ryan co-hosts presented their morning show with Kelly dressed as Carole Baskin from the Netflix show and Ryan wearing a Joe Exotic outfit.But that wasn't all as the duo also channeled other 2020 pop culture favorites from 2020 including characters from Schitt's Creek and the Disney+ Star Wars series The Mandalorian.