Rugby League Review February 2006

World Cup ready to Fire

The qualifying process for the 2008 World Cup is expected to begin in April of this year with as many as 20 nations fighting for the final five spots.

Australia, England, France, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea have all been given automatic entry into the 2008 World Cup. Find out just how the qualifying process will work.

Dragons favourites to win in 2006

The St George Illawarra Dragons have been placed as favourites to win the 2006 NRL grand final by leading betting agencies. The Dragons have been placed at juicy odds of $5.50 to win the premiership in early October even before a ball has been kicked in the NRL competition.

Who rules when it comes to Coaching?

Just who has the best record when it comes to the current NRL coaches and how do they compare with all the other coaches. We look at just how the coach at your club shapes up and how do they compare with the all-time coaches.

Lance Thompson can't wait for the season to start

Lance Thompson can not wait for the 2006 NRL season to commence and is looking forward to taking the Sharks to the play-offs. It will be strange to see him out of a Dragons jersey but his focus is fully behind Cronulla who threw him a lifeline when the Saints decided to let Thompson go after more than 10 years service with the club. There is a full player profile on the former Saints player.

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