NEW Zealand national coach, Daniel Anderson is faced with a dilema of sorts. He must decide if time constraints will make it worth his while to bring current Kiwi team members, utility Robbie Paul, fullback Richie Barnett, wingers Lesley Vainikolo and Tevita Vaikona and centre Shontayne Hape back from Great Britain to join the Kiwi squad for the NZ-Australia test in Sydney on July 25th.
GERRARD Stokes is thankful his reputation has remained intact after last summers controversial tour of Great Britain by the Kiwis.
THREE players have tested positive for banned substances, the Rugby Football League's Doping Control Panel announced on Tuesday.
London Broncos winger Dominic Peters has been suspended from playing for 12 months after testing positive for stanozolol.
TETLEY'S Super League champions St Helens have been identified as one of the clubs to have allegedly broken the salary cap.
FOR New Zealand Warrior Henry Fa'afili, creator of some of the most entertaining post-try celebrations in the National Rugby League (NRL), the time has to be right before he struts his stuff.
INJURED Test winger Adam MacDougall has been frozen out by the Newcastle Knights pending the outcome of further talks over his future with the National Rugby League club.
NATIONAL Rugby League (NRL) video referees have been told to give attacking teams the benefit of the doubt this weekend following a series of controversial rulings in recent matches.
THE Bulldogs have withdrawn their latest offer of a new contract to Nigel Vagana, prolonging the stalemate between the Kiwis' star centre and the National Rugby League (NRL) title contenders.
THE consortium pushing for a National Rugby League team on the Gold Coast will meet with officials from a Sydney club in the next 48 hours to discuss relocating to the tourist strip.
KIWIS and Bulldogs centre Willie Talau is expected to decide on his future with the National Rugby League (NRL) club this week.