Chelsea Baker of the Broncos celebrates their win at full time of the NRL Women's Premiership match between the Sydney Roosters and the Brisbane Broncos at Allianz Stadium in Sydney, Friday, September 14, 2018. (AAP Image/Craig Golding)
Chelsea Baker of the Broncos celebrates their win at full time of the NRL Women's Premiership match between the Sydney Roosters and the Brisbane Broncos at Allianz Stadium in Sydney, Friday, September 14, 2018. (AAP Image/Craig Golding) Craig Golding GLA160918CHELS

It's two from two for Brisbane Broncos women as Baker stars

NRLW: Chelsea Baker's Brisbane Broncos are on the cusp of a grand final appearance in the NRLW's inaugural season.

Gladstone Wallaby Baker produced another solid game in the Broncos' 14-4 win against Sydney Roosters.

Broncos travel to Melbourne to take on New Zealand Warriors and unless there is a huge upset and other results go against them, Brisbane Broncos look set for a grand final berth on September 30 at ANZ Stadium.

While Baker, who has scored 20 points so far, wasn't prominent on the score-sheet this time, she did produce a try- saving tackle on the Roosters' Vanessa Foliaki.

Broncos coach Paul Dyer said the Warriors will offer a stern challenge.

"The Warriors are what we always knew they would be - every time you play against a side from New Zealand they're a big tough side that just love playing footy," he said on the Broncos' website.

"We have some quality players that haven't had a run in this competition yet so I'm really excited to potentially give them a chance to play there next week in Melbourne."



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