The Cronulla Sharks and Townsville Stingers clash in this year's under-18s National Junior Championship Final at Belmore Sports Ground after claiming their state's respective titles last weekend.

Coverage starts LIVE from 12:55pm here, featuring commentary from Peter Jolly, assisted by Terry Liberopoulos and a range of rugby league identities from QRL and NSWRL.

The Stingers will be attempting to win their second consecutive under-18s national title. They have emerged as a strong rugby league nursery, representing a significant part of North Queensland.