FONE Zone Canberra Raiders Coach, Matthew Elliott, has named a preliminary twenty-man squad for the Raiders blockbuster clash with defending Premiers Penrith this Friday night at Canberra Stadium.
VETERAN South Sydney player Terry Hill has retired from rugby league following a tumultuous off season including a serious knee infection and a reported feud with coach Paul Langmack.
COACH Wayne Bennett has added forward trio Dane Carlaw, Neville Costigan and Tom Learoyd to the Broncos squad for this Sunday's clash with arch rivals the Parramatta Eels at Suncorp Stadium.
THE man who plays the role of the Penrith Panthers mascot, Paws, has lost the part following his conviction for welfare fraud.
THE team to play the Eagles this Saturday night at Brookvale has been announced. Both Michael Crocker and Craig Wing are out, and Stuart Webb & Peter Cusack move into hooker & the bench respectively.
JUST one week after facing a premature end to his sparkling National Rugby League career, Melbourne Storm halfback Matt Orford has been named in the club?s season opener against the Newcastle Knights this Sunday.
MITSUBISHI Electric Bulldogs coach Steve Folkes has made only the one change to the team that recorded a resounding win over the Parramata eels last week for this Saturday's clash with the Cronulla Sharks at the Sydney Showground.
Jamie Feeney has recovered from injury to take his place on the interchange bench in place of Reni Matua.
THE Newcastle Knights have named an 18 man side for their round two clash against the Melbourne Storm.
THE Dragons have named an unchanged line-up for their second round 2004 Telstra Premiership clash with the Warriors in Auckland this Saturday.
WESTS Tigers Head Coach, Tim Sheens has announced his squad for the game against the South Sydney Rabbitohs, on Sunday 21st March 2004 at Aussie Stadium. Kick off is at 3.00pm.
CRONULLA Sharks coach Stuart Raper has named a strong side to get the Sharks season back on track when they take on the high flying Bulldogs at the Sydney Show grounds this weekend.
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PARRAMATA coach Brian Smith has named a strong line up to play the Brisbane Broncos at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane on Sunday afternoon.
SOUTH Sydney has been rocked by news that star recruit Terry Hill has been forced out of the game due to a knee injury.
WARRIORS coach, Daniel Anderson has made three changes to the Warriors side for this weekend's NRL clash against the Dragons in Auckland.
CENTRE Lee Hookey and prop Luke Stuart are both set to make their 100th First Grade appearance this weekend against the Tigers.