LONDON Broncos have signed the first new addition to the playing roster for 2005 as well as secure the signature of assistant coach Rohan Smith.
IN what has been a year of controversy, the Canterbury Bulldogs have won the 2004 NRL premiership, defeating the Sydney Roosters 16-13 at Telstra Stadium tonight. Following a series of accusations which have damaged the club and the game itself, the Bulldogs have struck back in the best way possible, claiming the title of 2004 champions.
Steve Price has succumbed to medial ligament damage in his left knee today after confirmation of the extent of his injury occured at training today.
MATT Utai says his 2004 National Rugby League season was like a rollercoaster ride.
SONNY Bill Williams and Anthony Tupou are potential game-breakers in the NRL grand final, but Craig Fitzgibbon says beware their fellow bench players.
THE Sydney Roosters have scored a double in lower grades, winning both the Jersey Flegg and Premier League Grand Finals today at Telstra Stadium.
WELL it's finally arrived, the Grand Final we had to have.
2004 TELSTRA PREMIERSHIP GRAND FINAL
NATIONAL Rugby League coaches not involved in Sunday's grand final between the Roosters and the Bulldogs are split right down the middle on which way it will go.
DISTRAUGHT Sydney Roosters lock Luke Ricketson last night called for an overhaul of rugby league's judicial system after a defence described as the "silliest" put before the tribunal failed to prevent him being banned from Sunday's grand final.
ROOSTERS chairman Nick Politis has been issued with a $20,000 breach notice by the NRL following a barrage of comments he made about the judiciary.
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IT was all one way traffic tonight at Shark Park as the Cowboys gave Cronulla a 36-10 lesson in rugby league. Played in good night time conditions, the Cowboys lead from the start and didn?t give the Sharks a look in, in their 6 tries to one demolition derby.
AN injury ravished Newcastle Knights side has beaten the New Zealand Warriors 34-20 at Ericsson Stadium.
MELBOURNE Storm winger Dustin Cooper has passed a final fitness test this morning and will play in tomorrow?s clash with the Panthers in Penrith.