Union Treiziste Catalane 28 defeated London Broncos 24

FRENCH Championship leaders Union Treiziste Catalane beat London Broncos 28-24 in St Esteve in a pre-season friendly for the Super League side.

Powergen Challenge Cup 1st Round Draw

THE draw for the 1st Round of the Powergen Challenge Cup was made tonight at Ince Rose Bridge, with another array of fascinating ties drawn out of the bag.

Misili 'The Missile' Manu joins Widnes Vikings

NOT since the days of Widnes's legend Martin Offiah have the Vikings had a left winger with genuine pace.

Traveling Squad Named to Face Bulls

FOLLOWING a rigorous final session in the build up to Sunday?s Irish encounter with the Bradford Bulls, co-coaches Marcus Tobin and Alex Smits have confirmed their 24 man traveling squad.

Sea Eagles seek Swans advice

MANLY has a hot card up its sleeve to make the NRL's top eight this season - former Sydney Swans defender Troy Luff.

McRae has great hopes for South Sydney

SOUTH Sydney coach Shaun McRae has learnt a valuable lesson since arriving at his new club - don't believe everything you hear.

Malta enters the Sevens scene

EMBLAZONED with the Maltese Cross, the red & white strip of the Malta national rugby league team are set to embark on Coffs Harbour for this weekend?s Orara Valley Sevens at Coramba?s TOFOG Sportsground and they?re not just here to make up the numbers, says head coach Joe Grima.

DA approved for Jubilee training field

KOGARAH Council have passed a Development Application (DA) that will allow the area outside Jubilee Oval facing the Princes Highway to be used as a training area. As a result, the surface of the area will now be upgraded. The Dragons had previously been granted with a temporary licence to use the area for a 12-month period.

Kearns Captain Again

ROBBIE Kearns has been there before and the popular second rower is looking forward to lead the Melbourne Storm again in 2005.

Hibiscus Coast Raiders enter the Wollongong Sevens

NEW Zealand Bartercard Cup team Hibiscus Coast Raiders have entered the Wollongong Sevens. The Raiders had a poor 2004, but their record over the past few years beforehand has been very impressive, winning the Auckland Rugby League's 2nd Division Competition (Sharman Cup) 2001 as well as Bartercard Cup 2001 Champions.

The NRL rule book won't be re-written this season

NRL coaches agreed at a meeting with Referees Coordinator Mr Robert Finch, Chief Executive Mr David Gallop and Chief Operating Officer, Mr Graham Annesley that only a few slight interpretation modifications needed to be made by referees for the 2005 Telstra Premiership.

Tallis gets nod of approval

GORDEN Tallis' down to earth honesty and upfront nature are his biggest assets in his new role as an NRL board member, according to Rugby League Professionals Association (RLPA) president Tony Butterfield.

Papua New Guinea Rugby Football League appoint new CEO

PAPUA New Guinea Rugby Football League (PNGRFL) Board has appointed former Rabaul Guria coach Jeff Wade as its new chief executive officer under its Australian Rugby League-funded structure and recommendations.

Lyon to start, Widnes wait for Guttenbeil nod

WIDNES are hoping New Zealand A international Karl Guttenbeil will be cleared in time for Thursday's pre-season friendly against St Helens.

Major injury blow for Andrew Farrell

WIGAN today confirmed that their Captain Andrew Farrell will be out for four months following knee surgery which was carried out last night.

Advertising Opportunities

  Latest Tweets

Advertising Opportunities