BATTEN down the hatches - two of the hardest men in rugby league are set to go head-to-head.
HAVING found the perfect balance between patience and pizazz, Billy Slater will make his Australian rugby league debut in familiar company.
NORTH Queensland backrower Jacob Lillyman has been the only player cited by the NRL match review committee from the weekend round.
PROP Jason King has been ruled out of the NSW City side for Friday's clash with NSW Country in Wollongong.
NSW Country have been dealt a triple blow with star backs Brett Stewart, Jamie Lyon and Matt Cooper all ruled out of Friday night's clash with City.
A summary of Round 1 of the Midlands Co-operative Rugby League Conference.
CELTIC Crusaders put on an excellent display at Halton Stadium, to beat one of the National League One favourites Widnes Vikings 16-14. Also match report and result of Hemel Stags v Crusader Colts.
FULL wrap of the Queensland Cup results and match reports, plus FOGS Cup and FOGS Colts results.
WITH the game locked up at 24-24 half way through the second half Windsor Wolves had a player sent to the
NRL Match results and the LeagueUnlimited.com Player Awards.
THE Australian rugby league team has been named to play New Zealand in the Centenary Test match at the Sydney Cricket Ground on May 9.
CANBERRA star Todd Carney claimed his first representative honour today after being named five-eighth for NSW Country in next Friday's clash with NSW City at WIN Stadium.
THE Kiwis will be without one of their main attacking weapons in next month's Centenary rugby league Test against Australia after winger Manu Vatuvei was sidelined for up six weeks.
MITCHELL Pearce is on the cusp of NSW State of Origin selection after winning the contentious battle for the City No.7 jersey for the annual grudge match with Country.
AUSTRALIA'S finest 17 for the Centenary Test Match has been announced.