FORMER All Black Frano Botica is set to step up his goal kicking remedial work with the Warriors over the next few days.
CANTERBURY Bulldogs interim chief executive Steve Mortimer is not dwelling on the club's fall from grace last year.
FIERY Broncos forward Gorden Tallis will not be joining Wigan after the English rugby league club turned down the chance to sign him.
YOUNGSTER Lance Hohaia's start to his second National Rugby League season with the New Zealand Warriors hasn't quite gone as he expected.
FORMER Kiwis coach Graham Lowe's prospects of resurrecting his National Rugby League (NRL) coaching career at South Sydney have evaporated following the Rabbitohs' winless but spirited start to the season.
MARIST St Pats wing Dominic Feaunati will trial with the Cronulla Sharks this week.
FORMER New Zealand rugby league international Tasesa Lavea will be disciplined by Northern Eagles management after trading blows with teammate Alex Moore last week.
FORMER Kiwis rugby league enforcer Quentin Pongia will join St George Illawarra in May as cover for front rowers who are expected to be on State of Origin duty.
NEWCASTLE lifted the tempo in the last 15 minutes to come from behind and beat the New Zealand Warriors 36-26 in a National Rugby League match at Ericsson Stadium.