PARRAMATTA have signed Newcastle utility, John Morris, to a three year deal that will see him at the club until the end of the 2005 season.
AUSTRALIA KANGAROOS vs GREAT BRITAIN LIONSFri Jul 12, Aussie Stadium, 7.30pm
LONG suffering NRL fans will have good reason to smile this morning with an announcement that a NRL game will finally be available on both the PC and PS2 platform with a release date yet to be confirmed but it's thought the game will be available by Christmas. There is no word on whether the game will be available on XBox or Nintendo Game Cube.
PARRAMATTA sceond rower, Ian Hindmarsh, has signed with the Canberra Raiders for three seasons after being squeezed out of the Eels due to salary cap restrictions.
THE following is an audio media release with Andrew Johns and his comments on his selection as Australian captain for the first time. Media release courtesy of the Newcastle Knights and ARL.
THE Australian selectors have chosen the side to take on the British Lions on Friday night at Aussie Stadium 7.30 pm AEST. There have been a few surprise selections with a casting vote on two positions needed by ARL chairman, Colin Love, believed to be lock and wing. There are two new rookies on the bench, in Willie Mason from the Bulldogs and Brent Tate from the Broncos.
THE Bulldogs have recorded their 13th successive victory in a high scoring encounter against a brave but outclassed Northern Eagles side at the Showground this evening.
IT has been reported in todays Daily Telegraph that the ARU are keen on signing Andrew Johns for next years Rugby World Cup. According to Jeff Miller of the ARU, age is no barrier with Johns already 28 and will be nudging 30 by the time the Rugby World Cup rolls around. Miller also said they would look to Johns being a part of the 2007 Rugby World Cup with Johns to be 33 at the time.
THE Brisbane Broncos have beaten the St George Illawarra Dragons 34-22 in front of 19,998 fans at ANZ Stadium this afternoon.
SOUTH Sydney have made three more signings in their impressive buildup for next year.