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What role will Jack Bird play at the Broncos?

After weeks of speculation, Cronulla’s premiership winning centre has decided to move on from the club, and take on a new role at the Brisbane Broncos as of the commencement of the 2018 season. Jack Bird, one of the...

Dragons remarkable turnaround a testament to players’ character

Amongst the drama and intrigue that currently surrounds the NRL transfer market fiasco, one quite remarkable story-line has gone largely unnoticed by the Rugby League community. The St. George Illawarra Dragons, given next to no hope of winning the premiership just...

The Coup To Replace Cooper

With the talk of Cooper Cronk going to Sydney, everyone is wondering where his next destination is, but a bigger question for the Melbourne Storm looms; who will replace him? Here are some options for Craig Bellamy. Brodie Croft (Melbourne Storm) The...

Which clubs are in the hunt for Cronk?

So, Cooper Cronk and the Melbourne Storm have parted ways. A nightmare for some and a dream for the nine or so Sydney clubs that will soon begin battling it out for the contract of the world’s best halfback. The...

The Dragons would be crazy not to re-sign Dugan

Andrew Webster, speaking on NRL 360 two nights ago, revealed that the Dragons are offering Josh Dugan a reported $750,000 a season to continue on in the Red V, $100,000 less than he is currently earning. The club are adamant...

What we learnt from NRL Round 4

Our writers have a look at some of the talking points out of round 4 of this year's National Rugby League Premiership. ANYONE WANTING TO AXE DES HASLER IS "FULL OF IT" James Morgan: "anyone who says that Des Hasler should...

When will Warrington Wolves turn their season around?

What a difference a year makes. Warrington Wolves headed into round seven 12 months ago with an unbeaten start to the season, playing an entertaining and expansive brand of rugby league and their confidence sky high. The Wire went on to...

Have The Bulldogs Lost Their Bite?

It’s no secret among NRL fans that the Bulldogs have had a far from ideal start to the season, just one win from their first 4 has many Dogs fans looking for heads to roll. This past weekend’s game against...

Roosters push for premiership favoritism, Tigers impress momentarily at Leichardt

Picking a premiership winning side at this time of the season is fraught with uncertainties. There's injuries to consider, the unpredictable Origin period which often throws up the odd contrary result, and suspensions for misbehaving players. But the Sydney Roosters are...

NRL lands knockout blow with concussion fines

The 18th man debate has resurfaced this weekend following a round which saw a number of clubs receive fines for breaching the NRL’s concussion rule. Five players from three separate clubs sustained head knocks at the weekend but none were...

NRL must set a precedent for gambling within the game

Todd Greenberg has done much in his time as NRL CEO to confirm that he is the right man for the job. But with just one statement in last week’s press conference to announce the fate of troubled West...

What we learnt from NRL Round 2

Our writers have a look at some of the talking points out of round 2 of this year's National Rugby League Premiership. WHAT WILL HAPPEN WITH TAUMALOLO Dan White questions whether Jason Taumalolo should have been in hot water for the...

GI Injury a Great Opportunity for Johnston

Embed from Getty Images They say when one door closes, another one opens, and this is exactly case for the South Sydney Rabbitohs’ Alex Johnston. With fullback and captain Greg Inglis out for the season, the huge responsibility now lies on...

What we learnt from NRL Round 1

Our writers have a look at some of the talking points out of round 1 of this year's National Rugby League Premiership. DOGS HALVES CRISIS? Brandon Lee suggests that Moses Mbye and Josh Reynolds as a Bulldogs halves pairing just isn't...

Moments that made round 1 of the Super League season

Here's what we thought defined round 1 of this year's Super League season. THAT TACKLE BY TOMMY MAKINSON! It was almost unanimous this week that Tommy Makinson's tackle on Leeds Rhinos Liam Sutcliffe was the best moment of the weekend. Dan Fowler:...
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