THE itinerary for 2003 supporters Kangaroo tour has been announced. The package includes entry and transport to tour matches and the Rugby League Test Series between Australia and Great Britain.
THE 2003 Queensland Cup finals series promises to be one of the most open on record with all five sides a genuine chance of claiming the title.
BRADFORD Independent Supporters Association (BISA) have announced a major coup for their General Meeting on 4 September with the news that RFL Technical Executive Stuart Cummings will be in attendance to take questions from fans.
WE'RE now at the business end of New Zealand's Bartercard Cup competition with the two semi finals up this weekend.
IN Bulls Eye this week, Brian Noble and Stuart Fielden look ahead to Sunday's Tetley's Super League Round 25 game at Brentford when the Bulls meet the Broncos.
UTILITY forward Dave Mc Connell joined the Broncos this week from Chorley Lynx and has been named on a six-man substitutes bench for Sunday's home game against Bradford.
McConnell joins Wests Tigers duo Steve Trindall and Joel Caine in switching to Griffin Park on a short-term deal.
Rob Purdham, who was rested for last week's win at Halifax, will also come back into the side giving Rea nineteen to choose from. The final seventeen will not be confirmed until Sunday.
MELBOURNE Storm prop Kirk Reynoldson has today re-signed with the club for a further two years meaning the biggest beard in the NRL will remain with the Storm until the end of the 2005 season.
ST George Illawarra centre Mark Gasnier has been ruled out of this weekend's Dragons clash against the Newcastle Knights at Kogarah.
THE Broncos like their flash new Suncorp Stadium address but they'd be happier playing on days where they can make enough to pay the rent.
TWO rounds to go and the race for the finals is really starting to hot up with some bumper matches this weekend. Only two of the seven matches have no bearing on the finals and in those two matches, the NRL will trial two referees on the field at once in an effort to improve the overall standard of officiating, which has come under intense scrutiny this year with some mind baffling decisions that have cost teams dearly at certain stages of the season.
KANGAROOS captain-in-waiting Gorden Tallis has been given a stern rebuke by National Rugby League (NRL) chief executive David Gallop for not condemning Sunday's brawl at Ericsson Stadium involving the New Zealand Warriors and Brisbane.
CRAZY John's chief executive Brendan Fleiter says he knew nothing of Manly's decision to pull the pin on sponsorship negotiations with the mobile phone retailer until informed by the media.
CRONULLA fullback David Peachey's appeal of a two-week suspension for a grade three contrary conduct charge will be heard at NRL headquarters in Sydney from 9am AEST today.
CANBERRA'S impressive win over the Bulldogs has been tempered by a leg injury to veteran five-eighth Jason Croker.
THE Canberra Raiders held off the Canterbury Bulldogs for a 21-16 win at the Sydney Showgrounds.