CONGRATULATIONS TO BRETT FINCH & MATT ORFORD!
ST George Illawarra prop Luke Bailey has been given the all-clear to make his long-awaited return from injury in Friday night's NRL qualifying final against Penrith at Penrith Stadium.
THE NRL's finals series kicks-off on Friday night with the Panthers hosting St George Illawarra at Penrith Stadium.
MELBOURNE Storm will kick-off its NRL finals campaign against the Brisbane Broncos in Brisbane next Saturday after suffering a narrow 28-30 loss to the Manly Sea Eagles at Brookvale Oval.
CANBERRA enforcer Ruben Wiki refuses to concede defeat in his quest to play again in the NRL this season.
I'VE watched a lot of Rugby League. Probably more than would be considered healthy.
BEING a Sharks fan feels good again. No more anger, no more frustration. Little desire to scrape my eyeballs on sandpaper to distract me from the anguish of losing? again. There can be no doubting it ? Stuart Raper is the right man for the job.
BULLDOGS centre Willie Tonga has been called into the Queensland side for next Wednesday night?s second State of Origin match at Brisbane?s Suncorp Stadium.
SCOTLAND go looking for their first win over England at open age level when they face the Lionhearts at Hamilton RFC on Sunday. Scotland have lost both meetings with the Auld Enemy in the Parkhouse Recruitment Four Nations Championship but went down only to a late try in York last summer and have won four of their last five internationals.
STARTING at 6pm tomorrow night, (Wednesday 9th June) at Bridgend Town AFC, home of the Bridgend Blue Bulls RLFC, East meets West at Senior and under 15 level in the inaugural ?State of Origin? clash between the rising forces of Rugby League in Wales.
QUENTIN Pongia today advised the Wigan Club of his wish to retire from Rugby League.
HUDDERSFIELD are poised to sign Canberra Raiders utility player Brad Drew on a two-year contract.
The 28-year-old half-back or hooker, who has also played for Parramatta, will join the Giants next season.
PENRITH Panthers CEO Shane Richardson will officially leave the club this week and start the tedious task of re-building the South Sydney Rabbitohs from next Tuesday.
MANLY are expected to announce the signing of representative forward Ben Kennedy later today.
THE Parramatta Eels are the first rugby league identity to honour the memory of rugby league journalist and broadcaster Peter Frilingos, who died suddenly last month.