FRESH from a five-week holiday, a fit-looking Darren Lockyer returned to Broncos training on Monday, confident his first year as Brisbane captain would be a big year for the club.
THERE are only a few places left for teams wishing to enter the Wollongong Sevens on February 18 and 19 2005.
THE Canberra Raiders have employed a visual expert for the 2005 National Rugby League season, aiming to gain an edge in attack.
DRAGONS coach Nathan Brown believes the 2005 Video Ezy Charity Shield will be one of the most keenly contested games of the season for his St George Illawarra Dragons as they clash with South Sydney at Aussie Stadium on February 19, 2005.
TICKETS for the 2005 Charity Shield will go on sale to South Sydney Members on Wednesday, January 19 for the big clash against the St George Illawarra Dragons.
CHANGES to the 2005 NRL draw have given the Vodafone Warriors the closest away game in their 10-year history ? and reacquainted them with the longest trip in the competition.
SPECTATORS at the TOFOG Sportsground in Orara Valley this weekend will most probably see the fixture between Malta and Sydney University as another entertaining sevens match on a day that will see some of the world?s best rugby league players take to the field on Australia?s east coast.
AFTER a strong showing against the Australian Kangaroos, the American Tomahawks expect to face a good test from the new look Runaway Bay Mixwell Cup side on the 29th of January.
RUGBY league legend Mario Fenech is set to make an unexpected comeback return to rugby league in his debut match for the Malta Knights when they take to the field for the Orara Valley Sevens at Coffs Harbour this weekend.
OUTBACK Longreach has staged a major coup, named as the official launch site for this year?s nationwide QANTASLink Bush Blitz.
THE Tweed Heads Seagulls? Cook Island contingent has arrived and they are big, mean and hungry for success in the 2005 Queensland Cup rugby league competition.
ORARA Valley on NSW's North Coast is set to relive the glory days of the Bears as a North Sydney side competes in the annual Orara Valley 7's Tournament.
THE following trial dates have been confirmed:
IT has been confirmed this week that South London Storm player of the year for 2004 Louis Neethling has sensationally rejoined South London Storm turning down an offer to sign for London Skolars.
LONDON Skolars are to take on a Select X111 from the current World Champions Bradford Bulls in a pre-season friendly in Dublin on next Sunday January 23rd at Blackrock College RFCs ground in Stradbrook, kick-off at 1.30pm.