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The NRL have got it wrong…again

It’s hard to believe the NRL match review committee could compound the issue regarding Sia Soliola’s hit on Billy Slater. But they’ve done exactly that by giving the Canberra second-rower just a five-match suspension as opposed to the six...

Send-off farce final straw in long history of refereeing blunders

It’s official – the send off is dead. If ever there was a time for it to come back into play again after six years in hibernation, it was Saturday when Sia Soliola’s sickening hit on Billy Slater left...

OPINION: Toronto Wolfpack Gets Gameday Experience Right

Maple Leafs, Blue Jays, Raptors, Toronto FC, Argonauts and Rock. In a city with a smorgasbord of established professional sports teams in Toronto, how is a new team playing an unfamiliar sport to draw in crowds? For the Toronto...

Stats Don’t Lie | Has Nathan Ross improved since moving to fullback?

It has been an interesting 2017 for the NRL's resident Rossdog Nathan Ross. The Newcastle Knight saw himself dropped to reserves speaking out about his contract situation before renewing his deal earlier this month. Recently Ross has switched to...

Rugby League Live 4 Review

Let me start off by saying, no one should ever compare this game to a 2K or EA Sports game. Melbourne based developer Big Ant, just don’t have that sort of funding to make a video game experience as...

Will Your Team Make the Eight?

As the NRL season begins to wind down, we head into the last six rounds with competition points at more of a premium than ever with the race for top eight spots heating up. Some teams have all but guaranteed...

Once were Warriors -The NRL’s most consistently inconsistent team

http://gty.im/820629842 The New Zealand Warriors promise so much, but deliver so little. Every season, experts sit down to make bold predictions about the year ahead. Teams like Melbourne are consistently placed at the top of the ladder while it is easy...

Poor New South Wales culture preventing dynasty of their own

After just one series win in twelve years, it’s time New South Wales stopped accepting mediocrity and go in a new direction with the makeup of their team and coaching staff. It’s not just the mediocrity NSW have let their...

What missing the top eight could mean for the Dragons future

Seeing the Dragons drop down the ladder is an all too familiar sight for fans of the club. In 2015, they were sitting in first position heading into the Origin period. But things quickly turned sour and they ended up...

Stats don’t lie – Tame Tigers enduring their worst season ever

It hasn’t been a good year for the Wests Tigers. Tim Simona has been de-registered for betting on NRL games. Coach Jason Taylor was sacked three weeks into the season. And James Tedesco, Aaron Woods, and Mitchell Moses have...

Cutting the Grub- Josh Reynolds exit from Belmore

http://gty.im/811033340 Bulldogs attempt to build on field success by discarding an off field champion One of the best spectacles from the latest weekend in the glorious world of rugby league was the match between the Knights and the Bulldogs and the...

Why the Canberra Raiders are underperforming?

Embed from Getty Images At the start of the year many of the experts had the Canberra Raiders taking out the title in 2017, oh how wrong they were. It’s not all over yet but things just haven’t worked for...

Hasler’s Dogs of Bore need a refresher

DESSY’S Dogs have their tails between their legs, struggling to outplay the last-placed Newcastle Knights and looking abysmal in almost every other game this season. So what’s the problem? The team, on paper, is strong. There are rep players scattered...

What’s the best solution to combat player fatigue?

Should the NRL shorten the season for player welfare? The length of the NRL season is a common talking point among fans and experts alike, some believe it's too long and other see it as being too short. Personally, I think...

Why the Newcastle Knights biggest problem is head coach Nathan Brown

Should the Newcastle Knights sack Nathan Brown? Many seem to forgive Newcastle Knights head coach Nathan Brown for the clubs’ woes over the past two years of football. With an inexperienced squad and a football department deep in debt, Brown’s...
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