PREMIERS Redcliffe had to overcome a tremendous second half fightback from Tweed Heads to record a 34-28 win in the ABC Television clash at Piggabeen. A smart try to Seagulls halfback David Hicks prompted an immediate response by Redcliffe five eight Shane Perry for a 6 all scoreline after twenty minutes. A try to replacement Daniel Green in the corner and Perry?s second try, following a break by Michael Roberts, saw the Dolphins lead 16-6 at half-time.
ST George Illawarra winger Hassan Saleh has been charged with contrary conduct after being sent off for allegedly spitting at a touch judge during a Premier League match on Saturday.
ROUND 12 of the NSWRL Premier League had the predictable, the unpredictable, and controversy all thrown in for a great weekend of football.
DESPITE the weeks political comings and goings, Manly Sea Eagles coach , Peter Sharp , has named a near full strength squad to take on the Parramatta Eels at Parramatta Stadium on Saturday.
PENRITH Panthers coach John Lang has fielded a full strength team for Saturdays match against The Sharks at Toyota Park.
There were some earlier concerns over 2nd rower , Joe Guluvao's fitness after caulking his thigh in last weekends win over the Bulldogs.Big Joe has got through training this week unscathed and will take his place on the team list.
PJ Marsh's neck injury has at least eased one problem for New Zealand Warriors coach Daniel Anderson ahead of the National Rugby League (NRL) match against North Queensland in Townsville on Saturday.
THE Dragons will be boosted this week by the return from injury of centre Mark Gasnier and lock John Cross, while the club may also blood its 10th NRL debutante for the season against the Broncos at WIN Stadium on Friday night.
NEW Zealand Warriors prop Jerry Seu Seu has been recalled for the National Rugby League match against North Queensland in Townsville on Saturday.
THREE steps, a shimmy, a brick wall called Mark Tookey. Welcome back to contact training Ali Lauiti'iti.
NSW Premier Bob Carr has accused some of the richest rugby league social clubs of being the most miserly when passing money on to their teams.
BRONCOS - Shaun Berrigan, Michael De Vere, Richard Swain, Scott Prince, Phillip Lee, Stuart Kelly, Micael Ryan, Steve Irwin, Ben Ikin, Casey McGuire, Neale Wyatt, Scott Minto, Craig Frawley.
SOUTH Sydney has swooped on three Bulldogs players to bolster its ranks as coach Paul Langmack attempts to instill a "Canterbury-like" culture into the National Rugby League club.
KIWI league international Richard Swain is off to play in England.
YORKSHIRE second rower Jamie Peacock admits that he is preparing to face a 'Lancashire All-Stars' team in The Origin Game on Wednesday, but is confident that the White Rose county can pull off a win.
The Tykes have lost the three Origin games since the cross-county clashes were restored in 2001, and take on Lancashire at Odsal Stadium on Wednesday night (7.45pm).
IT was hard to believe that last year's leading try scorer in Tetley's Super League had not crossed the line once this season up until round eleven.