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THE 2008 Lion Red Premiership Preliminary Series kicks off on Saturday 29 March and to launch, defending Fox Memorial Premiers Manurewa take on Richmond Bulldogs (2007 titleholders) for the Stormont Shield, the first major peice of silverware on the line
TY Williams sees Friday night's NRL blockbuster derby against Brisbane as the perfect chance to invigorate the Cowboys' "sluggish" start to the season.
THE Auckland Vulcans suffered their second defeat in as many matches when beaten 34-18 at Wentworthville on Sunday.
BRISBANE are sweating on the fitness of representative fullback Karmichael Hunt, who is in doubt for Friday night's Queensland derby with the Cowboys.
WAIRANGI Koopu has replaced injured centre Jerome Ropati for the Warriors' third-round NRL clash against Manly at Brookvale Oval next Monday night.
THE Melbourne Storm have cleared NRL star Greg Inglis of any wrongdoing after unfounded allegations he was involved in a violent altercation.
NORTH Queensland skipper Johnathan Thurston claims NRL fans will turn away in droves if shoulder charges are banned.
HE'S the fastest player at the North Queensland Cowboys - and it's not Matt Bowen, it's Obe Geia.
ST George Illawarra players deny the continued speculation around coach Nathan Brown's future has started to become a major distraction to their 2008 campaign.
THE million dollar question inevitably came up during Brisbane backrower Corey Parker's NRL contract negotiations - who is coaching the Broncos next year?
BRISBANE backrower Corey Parker has re-signed with the NRL club for another three years.
IT may have taken a while, but heeding some words of wisdom given more than five years ago had an instant impact for St George Illawarra coach Nathan Brown.
MANLY prop Josh Perry and Brisbane fullback Karmichael Hunt will both front the NRL Judiciary on Wednesday night in an attempt to avoid one week suspensions.
CANBERRA have confirmed promising fullback William Zillman will miss the rest of the NRL season with a knee injury.
BRISBANE have called on former judiciary boss and lawyer Jim Hall to defend Karmichael Hunt at Wednesday night's NRL judiciary hearing.