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WOOLNOUGH, Lockyer, Shillington and Minichiello all out of the NRL action this weekend.
PENRITH prop Adam Woolnough could return within 10 weeks despite earlier fears a knee injury suffered against the Wests Tigers was set to end his NRL season.
SYDNEY Roosters fullback Anthony Minichiello has been ruled out of NRL action indefinitely due to back pain.
CANBERRA prop Michael Weyman has copped a six-match NRL ban after pleading to guilty to two counts of striking, including punching Gold Coast's Daniel Conn.
RICKY Stuart has become the latest coach to call on the NRL to stamp out the controversial chicken wing tackle before it results in serious injuries to players.
MELBOURNE Storm prop Adam Blair has avoided an NRL suspension after entering an early guilty plea for his "chicken wing" tackle on Brisbane's Michael Ennis.
THE Brisbane Broncos have received encouraging news about captain Darren Lockyer's knee injury with scans revealing no signs of structural damage.
PAPUA New Guinean rugby league officials have launched a campaign to have a team in Australia's National Rugby League competition by 2014.
CANBERRA fullback William Zillman has agreed to a four-year deal with NRL club Gold Coast.
CANBERRA forward Michael Weyman is facing up to eight weeks on the sidelines after being charged with two separate striking offences.
THE Bulldogs' Steve Folkes has become the latest NRL coach to quit his post at season's end.
SOUTH Sydney are among the biggest drifters in NRL betting history with bookmakers pushing the Rabbitohs out to rank outsiders to win the premiership.
BRISBANE skipper Darren Lockyer has been sent for scans and is facing at least a fortnight on the sideline.
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NEW Zealand Warriors captain Ruben Wiki claimed his side had won back some respect after its 26-20 NRL win over Newcastle at Mt Smart Stadium.