THE Newtown RLFC, Australia?s first Rugby League football club and proud to be sponsored by the Sydney Airport Corporation and the Petersham RSL Club, is 97 years old on Saturday, January 8, 2005.
A Development Application (DA) has been lodged with Kogarah Council for the installation of permanent lighting at Kogarah's Oki Jubilee Stadium. The lighting upgrade is fully funded as $8 million was allocated to Oki Jubilee Stadium following the re-election of the Coalition Government.
The installation of permanent lighting will prove beneficial for the sporting and community events that are currently staged at the site and will ensure that Oki Jubilee Stadium remains competitive with other sporting venues going forward.
THE great game of rugby league could be only months away from the biggest bidding war in its history with Bulldogs back rower Sonny Bill Williams ready to test his value on the open market.
LEIGH Centurions have continued their charge into Super League X with the announcement they have signed Bradford Bulls? prop forward Richard Moore.
HULL FC head coach John Kear has named a nineteen man squad ahead of Sunday?s derby clash against local rivals Hull KR at the KC Stadium, the big kick-off is at 3.15pm.
AUSTRALIAN Aboriginals 50 v 24 BARLA Great Britain Lions TEST MATCH Kitchener Oval, Gunnedah Country, NSW
THE seriously understrength Sydney Airport Jets led the star-studded Bulldogs VB Premier League team 28-26 with only ten minutes left to play in Sunday?s match at the Sydney Showground, but were torn apart in those final minutes as the Dogs piled on four tries to claim a 48-28 win.
THE Wigan club has confirmed the signing of Aussie Prop Forward Luke Davico.
WORLD Champions Bradford Bulls have today pledged to support the players called before the disciplinary committee following yesterday?s game against Wakefield Trinity.
MICHAEL De Vere and Dane Carlaw have come straight back into the Brisbane starting side for this weekend?s clash with the Newcastle Knights at Energy Australia Stadium.
IN the build up to the Storm?s clash with the Wests Tigers this Saturday night, Melbourne coach Craig Bellamy has resisted the urge to change his side following last week?s seven-point loss to the Bulldogs.
INTERNATIONAL winger Francis Meli, recently re-signed by the Vodafone Warriors until the end of the 2006 season, has been called back into the starting side for this weekend?s match-up with the South Sydney Rabbitohs at Ericsson Stadium.
PENRITH Panthers coach Johnny Lang has named a full strength team to take on the Canberra Raiders at Penrith Stadium on Saturday.
This weekends game sees the timely return of halfback and key playmaker, Craig Gower.
Coach Langs team is;
NEWCASTLE Knights coach Michael Hagan has named a strong side to take on the Brisbane Broncos in Newcastle on Sunday afternoon.
THE weekly column here at Leagueunlimited is to highlight what we here on the site think are the best players in each round of the 2004 NRL competition.
Based on the opinion received from the Leagueunlimited.com live updaters, we have put together what we think is the team of the Round 18.