SCOTLAND Rugby League today confirmed the Widnes Vikings coach Steve McCormack as their coach for this year's Rugby League World Cup in Australia and also announced a five figure sponsorship deal with one of the UKs biggest retailers, The Co-operative.
HE is rated the NRL's best fullback by premiership-winning coach Craig Bellamy but Billy Slater isn't getting too excited about his form.
BULLDOGS skipper Andrew Ryan says his side will prepare for Sonny Bill Williams to play in Friday's clash with South Sydney with knee scans on Wednesday.
THE Rugby Football League has determined that the final Northern Rail Cup Group Three qualifying game between Celtic Crusaders and Doncaster RLFC which was postponed will not be re-arranged.
CELTIC Crusaders and the Welsh Rugby League have announced a new partnership to develop youngsters to play rugby league in Wales.
ALL the teams for Round 2 of the action...
THE NRL has moved to outlaw shoulder charges in tackles where more than one defender is involved.
THE odds of Dragons coach Nathan Brown being the first NRL axed in 2008 have shortened dramatically following St George Illawarra's woeful season-opening loss.
MELBOURNE skipper Cameron Smith has become the second player to be charged with making a grapple tackle from the opening round of the NRL season.
CANBERRA Raiders representative forward Neville Costigan has been ruled out for six to eight weeks with a quadriceps strain.
QUEENSLAND Wizard Cup/ FOGS Results and points tables from round 1
PARRAMATTA five-eighth Feleti Mateo is free to play in Sunday's NRL match against the New Zealand Warriors.
THE Brisbane Broncos are battling a string of forward injuries three days out from their Good Friday clash with the Sydney Roosters.
ADRIAN Rovere takes a look at some events from Round 1 of the NRL.
NRL Match results and the LeagueUnlimited.com Player Awards