SATURDAY 5 March 2005
THE boot of Brandon Costin has landed Easts a 24-18 trial win over Norths at Langlands Park.
THE Souths Juniors Premier League team took on the Canterbury Bulldogs in their last hit out before the commencement of their season. In front of a good crowd at Redfern Oval on Saturday 26th February the Souths Juniors team performed admirably and left Coach Mark Ellison with many options going into their first competition game against the Newcastle Knights next weekend at Energy Australia Stadium.
NEWTOWN?S VB Premier League team lost their final trial match by 20-16 in the game played against the Newcastle Knights at Gosford on Saturday evening. The Sydney Airport Jets had led 12-0 after ten minutes, but then turned in a disappointing team performance for the remainder of the match.
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LONDON Broncos coach Tony Rea claimed his side fully deserved to have secured their biggest-ever win in Super League after they beat Wakefield Trinity Wildcats 72-8 at Griffin Park.
LEEDS head coach Tony Smith believes his side?s display in the 66-8 demolition of Widnes saw the Rhinos at their best for the first time this season in the Engage Super League.
HULL coach John Kear was delighted with his side's 32-10 win over Warrington in their Engage Super League encounter after fighting off the spirited visitors.
VETERAN centre Terry Hill will meet with Manly management this week over his immediate future with the Sea Eagles.
MELBOURNE Storm is excited to announce today that tickets for all Melbourne Storm games are now on sale. Ticket pricing has been significantly reduced across the board with the new pricing structure reflecting Storm's family focus. Tickets are also more easily available via the new ezyTicket, which allows fans to print their Ticketek tickets out at home or at the office.
WARRIORS prop forward Richard Villasanti is expected to be fit for the NRL club's round 1 premiership opener against Manly after initial scans cleared him of a neck injury.
TERRY Hill, in his 2nd outing for the Sea Eagles, bagged a hat-trick of tries in a blistering 16-minute period to ensure his new club Manly triumphed 26-16 in an NRL trial against St George Illawarra at Albion Park.
NEWCASTLE Knights halfback Andrew Johns made a successful return from a knee injury at Gosford Stadium.
AN outstanding performance from skipper Darren Lockyer has guided Brisbane to a come-from-behind 26-20 win over Canberra in their second pre-season trial clash at Toowoomba's Clive Berghofer.
FULLBACK Brent Webb and left winger Francis Meli each bagged three-try treats as the Vodafone Warriors put 11 tries on the New Zealand President?s Selection at North Harbour Stadium today.