THE Canberra Raiders have named Brad Drew at hooker for Saturday night?s clash with North Queensland and have confirmed that veteran Ruben Wiki will captain the side in the absence of Simon Woolford.
DEFENDING premiers Penrith have named the same line-up that stormed home against Canberra last Friday night to take on the New Zealand Warriors at Ericsson Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
TRIBUTES have began flowing in for 1980?s rugby league star Scott Gale, who passed away this morning aged 39.
PARRAMATTA Eels coach Brian Smith says he can?t explain the club?s turnaround in form, but is relieved that his side has registered their first win of the 2004 NRL season.
CANBERRA Raiders captain Simon Woolford is facing a possible two week suspension after being charged with a high tackle by the National Rugby League today.
THE Penrith Panthers have become the latest club to find themselves embroiled in an off-field controversy, with three players involved in an alleged assault over the weekend.
HE joined the club as Chief Executive in the midst of a controversy, and today he left as another continues to engulf the team he has supported for most of his life.
THE fallout from the Bulldogs sex scandal has begun, with the club?s football manager Garry Hughes shown the door last night.
CRONULLA Sharks second-rower Paul Gallen has been suspended for two weeks by the National Rugby League judiciary.
THE Melbourne Storm have received a welcome boost on the eve of their opening game of the 2004 NRL season, with coach Craig Bellamy re-signing for a further three seasons.