NO one could accuse Dolphin Nick Walker of not having patience.
I can?t say I ever had a conversation with Peter Frilingos. But it feels like I knew him.
SPEAKING for the first time since his best friend and colleague passed away last night, Radio 2GB broadcaster Ray Hadley has this afternoon been brought to tears while recounting memories of veteran writer Peter Frilingos.
WHEN I was a young lad, I absolutely lived for my Saturday and Sunday afternoon football fix. With no Pay TV stations and no Internet, there was only ONE way you could follow the footy throughout the weekend. Sure there was Friday Night Football and the Sunday night equivalent, but since the competition had 16 teams when I started following it, that meant at least six games were not covered each week on free-to-air television. So, enter the (then 2UE) Continuous Call Team.
KANGAROO and Brisbane Broncos five-eighth Darren Lockyer will miss the State of Origin series opener with New South Wales.
THE Sydney Airport Jets came away with a 30-all draw against Parramatta in their VB Premier League match played at Parramatta Stadium on Saturday evening. Newtown's first half performance was the best of the season, showing discipline and ball control to go in at the break leading by 20-6.
SYDNEY City Roosters coach Ricky Stuart has named a changed lineup from that which destroyed the Raiders last weekend to play Wests Tigers on Saturday afternoon at Aussie Stadium.
THE St.George Bank Dragons will field the same starting line-up which smashed the Knights last weekend when they face the Tigers in their Easter Telstra Premiership clash at Telstra Stadium this Sunday.
NEWCASTLE Knights coach Michael Hagan has named his side to take on the NZ Warriors in Auckland on Saturday night.
PARRAMATTA Eels coach Brian Smith has named a tough squad to take on the South Sydney Rabbitohs at Parramatta Stadium on Easter Monday at 3pm.
The squad is;
NORTH Queensland Cowboys coach Graham Murray has named a near full strength squad to take on the Cronulla Sharks at Toyota Park on Saturday evening.
The squad is;
WALLABY coach Eddie Jones has dismissed speculation that rugby league players Andrew Johns and Willie Mason are being wooed by the Australian Rugby Union.
THE South Sydney Rabbitohs are pleased to announce its teams for Round 5 to take on the Parramatta Eels this Monday, April 12 at Parramatta Stadium.
CRONULLA Sharks coach Stuart Raper has named his team to take on the North Queensland Cowboys this Saturday at Toyota Park.
The team is;
WARRIORS 28-10 win snaps a 3 game losing streak