Rugby League Review June edition - Out now

RUGBY LEAGUE REVIEW June issue is out now at all good newsagents for $3.95. To guarantee your copy, subscribe for the next 10 issues ($35) or 20 issues ($65). Check the website for overseas rates and payment details.

In this month's issue:

Players allowed to switch

The 2008 Rugby League World Cup will be boosted by a glut of talented NRL players with the Rugby League International Federation deciding to stick with their current player allegiance laws.

Rugby League World Cup Operations Manager Tas Baitieri confirmed to Rugby League Review that the laws that were implemented during the 2000 World Cup will remain in place for the 2008 event.

Dragons staring at unwanted record

The mighty Saints are trying to avoid the wooden spoon for the first time since the 1938 season despite beating the Brisbane Broncos 11-4 in the Round 12 clash.

St George and Illawarra formed a joint venture in 1999 and have never finished lower than 10th position (out of 15 participants). They have reached the play-offs six times in the eight seasons they have been involved.

Illawarra wins Country Championships

Illawarra broke Newcastle