THE NRL gets its wish - two close contests...
THE Kiwi selectors have named a first intake of 18 players in their train-on squad to prepare for end-of-season tests against Australia, Great Britain and France.
THE NRL and Ticketek have introduced a new ticket return service that will give more fans the opportunity to attend this year
CASUALTIES heading into the PM's XIII; talk from the Eels and Bulldogs camp...
THE Dos and Don
FINALS referees - we need the best, not the most favoured...
NEWS from the Warriors and Bulldogs camp; plus more from the PM's XIII...
REDCLIFFE Dolphins and Tweed Heads Seagulls for Saturday's
QLD Wizard Cup Grand Final at Suncorp Stadium.
Neither side has players facing judicial charges this week.
THINGS are hotting up in the NRL this weekend as the Finals move into the second week - and it's now sudden death. Check out all the lineups here.
BULLDOGS coach Steve Folkes has named his lineup for the First Semi Final this Saturday night against Parramatta at Telstra Stadium.
THE Vodafone Warriors have named their lineup for this weekend's sudden death Semi Final to take place at Dairy Farmers Stadium in Townsville against the North Queensland Cowboys.
THE North Queensland Toyota Cowboys have named their lineup for this Sunday's semi-final against the Warriors at Dairy Farmers Stadium. Kickoff is 4:00pm, with gates opening at 12:45pm.
THE National Rugby League has announced Shayne Hayne and Tony Archer as the referees for the second weeks of the finals series. The appointments also include the use of two video referees at each match.
GREG Bird has earned a headstart in the battle for the vacant Australian rugby league Test team five-eighth position...
NEWS on Stewart, Kite, Hall at Manly; Smith & Reddy at Parra; the refs and Walker re-signs at the Titans.