NRL players will refuse to return to training next Monday if a pay agreement isn't reached for the revamped season.
Nine's Neil Breen broke the story on Thursday, after team captains spoke on Wednesday night. The impasse focuses primarily on the New Zealand Warriors, who are meant to travel...
What's with only one trial match this year ?
Has cotton wooling potential injured stars finally won out versus good old fashioned match fitness ?
Is this one of Dessies's scientifically studied conclusions or just a plain and simple protecting one's invested products ?
To be honest, I am pretty...
TOUGH MANLY HOOKER DELAYS SURGERY
Manly's win over a disappointing Cronulla was built on courage, missing several key players while others were walking wounded.
Crafty young hooker Manese Fainu is just one player who deserves plenty of credit. He popped his shoulder a few weeks back and was...
What a difference a year makes as Fonua-Blake has gone on to have a breakout year for Des Hasler’s top four bound Sea Eagles.
The 23-year-old could command as much as $700,000 if he came on to the open market now.
Fonua-Blake, who was slammed for taunting Raiders fans after Manly’s victory on...
Who do you think is Des's prefered Half partner for Dce once he is back full time ?
I dont think its that cut and dry.
Elgey,Croker or Cust ???
I am thinking the three will get a look over origin.
All have their own merits and differing styles.
Elgey even starting to defend in the same league as...
We are showing heart & resolve ,what a game !!
Have a look at all our former whipping boys .
These are all guys no one wanted to see in a Manly jersey again.
Hats off to you champions, never give up.
Who is this that Trent Barrett is talking about ? ,or is it more journalism at its finest on nrl.com.
“Our front row will be right,” Manly coach Trent Barrett told NRL.com. “We have enough middles there. We’ve got Marty Taupau, Jake Trbojevic and Luke D’Arcy all starting in the middle there.
DCE ,AFB & Sironen ,were these guys playing injured ?
They were invisible out there yesterday.
AFB seems lethargic and provided nothing.With Darcy probably back to starting next week,and Myles most likely returning .Perret deserves the other bench spot.
Sironen looked lazy and slow,With...
Hopefully our draw this year will be better.
A couple of weeks ago I sent a email to the Nrl quizzing them on how they decide the draw.
Here are a couple of the replies I got.
1.The NRL announces the schedule following consultation with the host broadcasters. Of course...
New NRL boss Todd Greenberg has moved to assure football fans that rugby league will continue to be played at the game's beloved suburban grounds, despite the governing body's commitment to its stadiums policy.
The NRL is confident of meeting "content requirements" set out by the NSW government...
Fact 1 -This was the very first game these guys have ever played together.
Fact 2 -It takes matches played ,to get match fit .(If the players are saying they are the fittest they have ever been ,maybe we could believe them)
Zorba told to take a flying leap.
Zorba was in Queenstown with friends celebrating a milestone birthday and the deal was they would all take a bungee jump to commemorate the occasion.
Peters was up for it until he got to the bungee site and looked down several hundred metres.
He wisely pulled...