ST George Illawarra player Hassan Saleh is set for a significant suspension after being sent off for allegedly spitting at a touch judge during the Dragons' Premier League game against Manly on Saturday night.
WITH Round 10 of New Zealand's Bartercard Cup a split round, 3 results are to hand.
IT'S news the National Rugby League rivals have been dreading ? New Zealand Warriors second rower Ali Lauiti'iti should play against Manly on July 12.
THE Sydney Roosters today announced the resigning of skipper Brad Fittler for one year and New Zealand representative Jason Cayless to a two year contract.
FORMER New Zealand rugby league coach Graham Lowe has effectively withdrawn from the race to be the new coach at NRL club Manly -- clearing the way for Des Hasler to take the job.
THE Australian Rugby League will crack down on foul play following a wild brawl in last week's curtain-raiser to the second State of Origin clash in Sydney.
THE Sydney Roosters' injury woes have continued with news prop Peter Cusack could miss the rest of the season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament.
FORMER Test captain Brad Fittler has indicated 2004 could be his swansong after re-signing with the Sydney Roosters for another year.
FRIDAY night footy saw Gorden Tallis return to form to lead his Broncos outfit to a narrow victory over the Roosters and maintain their spot at the top of the ladder. But the curse of Suncorp has claimed another victim with Roosters' backrower, Craig Fitzgibbon falling foul of the Lang Park sand pit.
THE lineups for this Saturday afternoon's big local derby (Brad Fittler's 300th Game) have been named, with the Roosters making some surprise selections.
PENRITH has signed another Kiwi giant and he?ll start in Premier League for the Cougars .
WESTS Tigers captain Darren Senter will miss two matches after pleading guilty to a grade one dangerous throw today.
MELBOURNE Storm captain Stephen Kearney will miss this week?s round 16 showdown with the Canberra Raiders due to a lower abdominal/groin injury.
LANCASHIRE have joined Origin rivals Yorkshire in making two changes to their squad after going into camp on Sunday, with Wigan duo Sean O'Loughlin and Danny Tickle replacing Sean Long and Barrie McDermott.
Paul Cullen's 17 went into camp on Sunday near Wigan, but saw St Helens scrum half Long, who has a hand injury, and Leeds prop McDermott, with a shoulder problem, missing.