SCOTLAND head off on their annual summer tour on Saturday, taking 39 young players to Holland to compete in the Rotterdam Cup and the Rotterdam Nines tournaments. After a training session at Knottingley rugby league club with top coaches Graham Steadman and Alan Agar, they head to Dover on Sunday before arriving in Noordwijk base on Monday.
REMINDER for Saturday, July 31st.
NSWRL VB Premier League
Saturday, July 31
Sydney Airport Jets v Sydney Roosters
NSWRL Jim Beam Cup
Saturday, July 31
Sydney Airport Jets v Cabramatta
ROUND 13 of New Zealand's Bartercard Cup competition has some tough battles over the weekend.
The North Harour Tigers/Wai-Coa-Bay Stallions match on Sunday afternoon at Albany has the visiting England U18 Academy side taking on an Auckland U18 rep side as the curtain raiser.
THIS week's edition of Bulls Eye features Brian Noble and Stuart Reardon who look ahead to Sunday's important Round 21 game at the KC Stadium when the fourth place Bulls travel to third on the table Hull for the game of the round.
WIGAN Warriors have announced that their upcoming game with Hull FC on Friday 6th August will be 'Family Fun Friday'.
LONDON Broncos home game this Sunday against Wigan Warriors could see the return of Russell Bawden for the first time since re-joining London from French side UTC.
NORTH Queensland Toyota Cowboys five-eighth David Myles will play the 100th game of his first grade career this Saturday night.
A Brisbane Wests junior, Myles made his first grade debut for the Gold Coast in 1998. He crossed the Tasman to play for the Warriors in 2000 and joined the Cowboys last season. Myles is known as the quiet achiever for the Cowboys and has only missed one first grade game since commencing at the club in 2000. He has played in a variety of positions from the wing to five-eighth to fullback for the Toyota Cowboys but in 2003 has really made the number six his own.
JOHN Sattler was last night named captain of South Sydney's 'dream team' at a ceremony in Sydney.
THE Canterbury Bulldogs have beaten a weakened Penrith Panthers side 46-20 at Telstra Stadium.
THE Sharks supporters tonight saw their team go down to the Broncos in Golden Point time by 16-12 in an absolute thriller at Toyota Park.
ST George Illawarra captain Trent Barrett and centre Mark Gasnier were involved in a car crash in Wollongong but emerged unhurt.
THE North Queensland Cowboys recent domination over the St. George-Illawarra Dragons continued tonight as the Cowboys ran riot to defeat the joint venture club by 34-10.
ST George Illawarra's Nathan Blacklock has been ruled out of tomorrow night's clash with the Cowboys in Townsville.
MELBOURNE prop Robbie Kearns may be forced to play the remainder of the NRL season with double vision in his left eye.
LAST weekend produced some of the closest results of the season, with two games going to golden point to decide the winner and both matches had finals ramifications. This weekend promises more of the same with some mouth-watering matchups so let?s get cracking.