Rugby League

Sun 18 Aug 2019

Boyd urged to consider early retirement

premium_icon Boyd urged to consider early retirement

Brisbane face retention headaches with a number of big-name stars coming off contract, but one solution lies with skipper Darius Boyd making a huge call.

‘Hit my arm’: Controversy seals ‘debacle’

‘Hit my arm’: Controversy seals ‘debacle’

It might not rival Diego Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’ moment for importance but the Sharks’ Wade Graham has added some controversy.

Cowboys defence holds out Wattles charge

premium_icon Cowboys defence holds out Wattles charge

AN inspired defensive effort lifts Warwick to grand final qualifier after a fiery encounter against their traditional rivals.

Greatest NRL backline in 35 years?

premium_icon Greatest NRL backline in 35 years?

Has rugby league seen a more dynamic club backline since the Eels offered up Peter Sterling, Brett Kenny, Steve Ella, Mick Cronin and Eric Grothe in the 1980s?

Wattles in good form in reserve-grade finals game

Wattles in good form in reserve-grade finals game

TWO former Border Rugby League go down in first week of TRL finals.

Beattie: I’ll walk away for the good of rugby league

premium_icon Beattie: I’ll walk away for the good of rugby league

ARLC Chairman Peter Beattie has declared he will push on with his reform of the independent commission, even if it costs him his job.

Recruitment fails plague Broncos

premium_icon Recruitment fails plague Broncos

Cameron Smith, Cooper Cronk and Johnathan Thurston are just three players to escape Broncos recruiters — and the same mistakes continue to be made today.

Meninga won’t let Titans dump Taylor

premium_icon Meninga won’t let Titans dump Taylor

Mal Meninga has dug his heels in and will not let star halfback Ash Taylor walk away from his $1 million contract with the Gold Coast.

Bulldogs’ target huge names in planned spending spree

premium_icon Bulldogs’ target huge names in planned spending spree

The Bulldogs are ready to put their days of turmoil behind them with a plan to go on a recruitment drive targeting the best players in the game.

Lodge: Haas is the best I’ve seen

premium_icon Lodge: Haas is the best I’ve seen

Monstrous teenager Payne Haas destroyed Penrith on Friday night, and it’s led to stunning praise from fellow big man and Brisbane Broncos prop Matt Lodge.

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