Raiders enforcer Josh Papalii has revealed his side is even hungrier than 12 months ago, after the Green Machine's quest for back-to-back grand finals gathered further steam in Friday's pulsating win over the Sydney Roosters. An exhausted Canberra held off the fast-finishing premiers for a 22-18 win at the SCG, setting up a mouth-watering preliminary final against Melbourne next Friday in Brisbane. It continued the club's remarkable journey in 2020 which has included relocating in preseason due to bushfires, oppressive COVID-19 bubble restrictions, and a mammoth injury toll. "We're less experienced [than last year] but we've just got younger boys who are hungrier," Papalii said. "Younger squads sometimes they're the best, they're hungry, and younger boys just love playing footy.