FLASHBACK: The year is 2002, the match is Warriors vs Roosters at Aussie Stadium - the one just before the finals, and also the one where the Warriors were flogged by a rather unhealthy looking scoreline of 44 to blot.
BURLEIGH and Toowoomba have added further interest to an already jam-packed 2005 pre-season schedule.
LEEDS winger Francis Cummins has signed a new one-year deal with the Rhinos.
The 28-year-old, whose contract ran out last month, is out of action until May after undergoing knee surgery.
THE touring Australian Students finally overcame a resolute challenge from their Irish counterparts to triumph 24- 10 at a soft University of Limerick ground yesterday (Wed 8th).
AUSTRALIAN skipper Darren Lockyer is defending the tour-ending clash with the Tomahawks, saying it was important that the rugby league minnows got to pit themselves against the code's heavyweights.
WIGAN?S new Kiwi capture David Vaeiliki is aiming to forget an injury nightmare which haunted him during 2004.
LEIGH Centurions have announced the capture of Papua New Guinea star John Wilshere.
TICKETS for the 2005 Carnegie World Club Challenge between Super League Champions Leeds Rhinos and Australian NRL Premiers Canterbury Bulldogs will go on general sale on Monday 13th December 2004.
THE NRL Annual Conference has today agreed to the introduction of interchange referees over the first 5 weeks of the Telstra Premiership.
STEVE Price say he would like to lead the New Zealand Warriors but also reckons they couldn't find a better captain than Ruben Wiki.
AS the Kangaroos returned home from a highly successful Tri Nations tournament and exhibition game in Philadelphia, politics was again the special on the Rugby League menu.
THE NRL have released the first five rounds of the 2005 NRL Telstra Premiership with St George Illawarra and premiers Canterbury kicking off the 2005 season at Telstra Stadium.
REDCLIFFE?S Pete Delaivuna will represent Fiji A this Saturday, as the Battle of the Islands rages at western Sydney?s Melita Stadium.
CURRENT Penrith Halfback and Captain Craig Gower has revealed that a move to English Super League club Salford is within the realms of possibility.