THE NSW Aust Uni Sport East Rugby League Rep team is still looking for two COLTS players, preferably forwards (one min forward), to go on the representative trip to cofs and Brisbane leaving next Wednesday(21st) and coming back next Sunday(25th), 4 day trip. Total cost $550. Includes shorts, socks, jersey, tracksuit, polo shirt, accom, transport and some meals. The team will play Queensland COLTS next Saturday night in Brisbane.
NEW South Wales chairman of selectors Bob Mccarthy has set the scene for a gripping City-Country game by declaring 15 spots are up for grabs in the Blues side for the opening State of Origin game.
ROUND 5 of the NSWRL Premier League came up with some interesting results, none more so than top of the table Parramatta beaten by an impressive looking Newtown Jets side.
SOUTH Sydney has granted Queensland State of Origin centre Chris Walker a release from his contract with the National Rugby League club.
SATURDAY 17th May 2003
MELBOURNE Storm coach Craig Bellamy has named an unchanged side for this Sunday?s clash with the Brisbane Broncos at ANZ Stadium (2.30pm).
KIWIS centre Nigel Vagana's days with the Bulldogs look to be numbered as the National Rugby League club has given the try-scoring centre permission to negotiate with rival clubs.
BISBANE Broncos coach,Wayne Bennett, has made no changes to his team which last week demolished the North Queensland Cowboys.
THE National Rugby League clubs have agreed to retain the existing $3.25 million salary cap next season and put off talks on increasing the cap for 2005 until later this year.
DYNAMIC Panthers 2nd rower, Tony Puletua, makes a welcome return to the Panthers team for this weeks round 10 clash with competition leaders, the Canberra Raiders at Bruce Stadium.
DESPITE being the cornerstone of the NRL's league leading forward pack, Luke Davico was passed over for selection in the Country Origin side announced on Sunday night.
THE Dragons have named an unchanged line-up for this weekend's rematch with the Bulldogs at WIN Stadium.
THE Newcastle Knights will welcome back Andrew Johns from suspension and Steve Simpson from a groin injury for their blockbuster against the Roosters at Aussie Stadium on Sunday.
SOUTH Sydney second rower Ashley Harrison and Manly centre Albert Torrens will each miss one National Rugby League match after both made early guilty pleas to careless high tackles charges.
FOLLOWING the signings last week of three players from Dudley Hill ARLFC, Powergen Challenge Cup holders, Bradford Bulls have announced the signing of three more junior players.