COACH Wayne Bennett has named five new faces in Brisbane's 18-man squad for Sunday's NRL season opener against Penrith at Suncorp Stadium.
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MELBOURNE Storm coach Craig Bellamy has named a 17-man squad for this Monday night
KURT Gidley has moved a step closer to becoming a Knight for life, agreeing to a long term deal to stay at the club. Plus Knights team for this weekend's clash against the Raiders.
NEWCASTLE have announced the re-signing of Test star Kurt Gidley to a new three-year deal, keeping him at the club until at least 2012.
MANLY'S Test fullback Brett Stewart says he has fully recovered from off-season knee surgery and will play in their NRL opener against Cronulla on Saturday.
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THE Newtown Jets completed their 2008 trials program with a 40-24 win over Newcastle club side Central-Charlestown at the OKI Jubilee Stadium on Saturday.
CELTIC Crusaders produced an excellent second half performance scoring eight tries without reply to beat Lokomotiv Moscow in the Carnegie Challenge Cup on Sunday.
PARRAMATTA officials say they have few issues with star halfback Tim Smith being intoxicated in the early hours of Saturday morning.
MANLY skipper Matt Orford has warned Sea Eagles fans that last year's beaten NRL grand finalists could be a little slow out of the blocks.
COACH Wayne Bennett will not be surprised if ageing hitter Tonie Carroll's last season for Brisbane turns out to be his best.
NORTH Queensland star playmaker Johnathan Thurston has been cleared to start full contact training following his off-season shoulder surgery.