WORLD Cup chatter from around the traps.
AUSTRALIAN Kangaroos centre Justin Hodges was today ruled out of the World Cup
SAMOAN centre George Carmont extends his contract with Wigan Warriors for 2009 and an option for 2010.
RUBEN Wiki today confirmed he has ended his rugby league playing career and will now pursue community-based and promotional opportunities outside the game.
THE St George Illawarra and Shellharbour Rugby League Clubs today announced a partnership for 2009 and beyond that will see the formation of the Shellharbour City Dragons.
RUBEN Wiki had a final New Zealand send-off to savour as the All Golds beat the New Zealand Maori 44-10 at Yarrow Stadium in New Plymouth yesterday (Sunday).
TONGA'S coach Jim Dymock has delivered a serve to Rugby League World Cup organisers...
AUSTRALIA'S Justin Hodges' World Cup ambitions remain in doubt... New Zealand's Stacey Jones will make a one-off comeback in the All Golds...
GOLD Coast Titans' fullback Preston Campbell will captain the Indigenous Dreamtime team against New Zealand Maori.
STAR fullback, Kurt Gidley has taken out the top gong at the Newcastle Knights 2008 Awards Presentation, named Player of the Year.
A preview of the clash between England and Wales this weekend in Doncaster, ahead of the England squad's departure to contest the World Cup.
BRETT White and Shannon McDonnell withdraw from the Irish World Cup Squad.
GREG Bird's rugby league career may have been thrown a life line with news that police may downgrade charges against him...
ANTHONY Tupou has been recalled into the Kangaroos for Michael Crocker. Jason Nightingale replaces Brent Webb for the Kiwis. Evarn Tuimavave replaces Jeff Lima.
MELBOURNE Storm front-row pair Brett White and Jeff Lima have been forced to withdraw from their respective World Cup squads, New Zealand and Ireland...