THERE is less hype surrounding the Eels in 2011 which can only help the side free themselves from the unwanted pressure of expectation.
THE St George Illawarra Dragons have proven too classy for the South Sydney Rabbitohs, claiming their first Charity Shield since 2007 with a 32-10 victory at ANZ Stadium.
THE St George Illawarra Dragons have named a 26-man sqaud for the annual Charity Shield clash against South Sydney on February 13th at ANZ Stadium.
THE Gold Coast travelled to within one match of the decider in 2010, marking the club's most successful campaign in their short history. But an unsavoury preliminary final showing no doubt left a sense of unfinished business.
THE Warriors entered 2010 with no expectations but a stunning surge in the second half of the season saw them finish at fifth on the ladder.
AN amazing long range try in the 79th minute has seen New Zealand steal a breathtaking 16-12 win over Australia in the Four Nations final at Suncorp Stadium in front of nearly 37,000 supporters
THIS season was a history making one for Brisbane but unfortunately for supporters it won't be a fondly remembered chapter - the club missed out on finals footy for the first time in 19 years.
ENGLAND have finished their Four Nations campaign with a comfortable but unconvincing 36-10 win over Papua New Guinea in a scrappy clash at Eden Park.
NEW Zealand have withheld a brief second half England comeback to register a 24-10 victory in their Four Nations opener at Wellington's Westpac Stadium.
A double from Australian fullback Dane Gagai has helped the Junior Kangaroos to a 24-16 win over the Junior Kiwis at Westpac Stadium, Wellington.