MOST supporters of the game will agree that the World Cup as a whole was a successful show piece for rugby league on the international stage. Profits were made, many games were well contested, crowd numbers were above expectations, and there was a genuine interest in the event.
WE'VE arrived at the end of the first round of the 2014 National Rugby League Telstra Premiership! Check out all the results, reports and player of the year points right here.
IN an opening round punctuated by injuries to star players, Cronulla Sharks captain Paul Gallen joined a growing casualty ward when he limped off in the 38th minute of his side's 18-12 loss to the Gold Coast Titans.
PARRAMATTA Eels player Nathan Peats has been served with disciplinary sanctions due to breaking the NRL Code of Conduct
ROUND four produced some more entertaining games with St Helens, Castleford and Widnes maintaining their 100% records.
THE Parramatta Eels have started their new season in the best possible fashion by beating the New Zealand Warriors 36-16 tonight in front of 14,397 fans at Pirtek Stadium.
A summary of the results, together with the points tables and fixtures for next week, after all the Round 2 action in Intrust Super Cup and FOGS Cup, thanks to the QRL.
A Gareth Widdop masterclass has steered the St. George Illawarra Dragons to a commanding 44-24 victory over the Wests Tigers at ANZ Stadium this afternoon in front of 19,860 fans.
ALL the scores and scorers from Round 1 of the 2014 VB NSW Cup Cup
THE North Queensland Cowboys have set their new coach Paul Green up for a perfect start, after securing a 28-22 come from behind win over the Canberra Raiders at 1300Smiles Stadium in Townsville.
A Cameron Smith field goal in extra time has sealed a win for the Melbourne Storm over the Manly Sea Eagles at Brookvale Oval tonight.
A solid second half has led the Penrith Panthers to a 24-8 victory in their season opening clash against Newcastle today in front of 11,369 fans at Sportingbet Stadium.
A bumper Country Rugby League Bush Telegraph this week with news on Group XI introducing League Tag, Petero Civoniceva to make his Master debut, West Wyalong knockout results & Country v City Origin transport news!
FEARLESS predictions and an in-depth look at Round 1 - Stew Moses brings us his preview of the opening round of the VB NSW Cup
THE QRL brings us their Round 2 ISC preview, with tips from Triple M Brisbane radio personality Ben "Dobbo" Dobson.