CANBERRA Raiders Ruben Wiki and Tyran Smith were more than happy for their National Rugby League club to still be wearing the underdog tag when they visited Wellington yesterday.
THE Queensland Rugby League is likely to oppose any move to have extra time introduced for State of Origin matches, even if the NRL approves it for premiership games today.
THE Queensland Rugby League is likely to oppose extra time for this year's State of Origin series at a meeting in Brisbane tomorrow, plunging it into a boardroom battle with its NSW counterpart.
BRADFORD'S Odsal Stadium will host this year's Origin match, whilst Wigan, Huddersfield and Hull will stage the autumn's Test Series against Australia.
DANIEL Anderson looks to be a home run for the Kiwi coaching job if he wants it and if the Warriors let him.
FORMER Wellington Lions rugby player Steve Skinnon has signed a one-year contract with National Rugby League club Sydney City Roosters.
CANTERBURY Bulldogs coach Steve Folkes is desperate for his charges to revive their ailing National Rugby League season tomorrow night against the New Zealand Warriors in Wellington.
LOOKS can be deceptive for New Zealand Warriors prop Jerry Seuseu.
AS a senior player for the New Zealand Warriors, Logan Swann feels some responsibility for the way they play and when the team play poorly and lose, it's not easy to take.
FORMER Wellingtonian Tony Kemp has his eyes on a first team coaching job in the National Rugby League but is happy serving his apprenticeship as assistant coach at the New Zealand Warriors.