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.
WITH the dust having finally settled on the NRL season, it's time to look forward to the upcoming Four Nations tournament - it promises to be intriguing viewing..