THE TAB has stopped taking bets on who will win the National Rugby League (NRL) premiership and the Canterbury Bulldogs' next game, bookmaker in charge of rugby league Kevin Gutschlag said today.
NEWCASTLE'S premiership defence lay in tatters on Sunday, with a lengthening queue of contenders led by a rampant Cronulla ready to take advantage of the ailing premier.
BRISBANE will be harder next weekend. That is the sobering thought for the Warriors as they recover from the high of beating the competition's best.
SIDELINED skipper Monty Betham could be poised to make a stunning return to the Warriors in time for next month's NRL playoffs.
FORMER Kiwis' star Tawera Nikau is hoping to restore Waikato rugby league "to past glories" as the province's new representative coach.
NEW Zealand League officials are angry at the Papua New Guinea league team for pulling out of its upcoming tour here.
MANUREWA scored the big upset in this weekends Bartercard Cup competition when they gave the Hibiscus Coast Raiders their fourth loss of the season.
PENRITH might be second bottom in the National Rugby League (NRL), but coach John Lang says they will have as much motivation to win as the New Zealand Warriors when the two sides meet in Sydney on Sunday.
WARRIORS newcomer Vince Anderson didn't take long to become a fully-fledged National Rugby League (NRL) player.
WITH five rounds of matches still to be played before the top five teams play off. It's still a wide-open competition to see who makes the cut off on the 18th of August.