Ben Barba sacked by Cowboys

Current Man of Steel Ben Barba has been sacked by NRL club North Queensland Cowboys after allegations surfaced that the fullback physically assaulted his partner at a Townsville Casino. It is understood that Barba was captured on CCTV and spotted by several witnesses with Townsville police now investigating. On the sacking, Cowboys chairman Laurence Lancini said: “When a player joins…

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George Burgess reportedly makes Brisbane enquiry

England international forward George Burgess has reportedly approached former coach Anthony Siebold about joining Brisbane Broncos from current side South Sydney Rabbitohs. Burgess’ reach out to the Broncos is in a bid to alleviate salary cap pressure on the Rabbitohs, according to Channel 7. The Broncos will probably need to move out a big-name player in order to fit Burgess…

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Turner joins Rovers on months loan

Young Castleford Tigers fullback Calum Turner has joined local rivals Featherstone Rovers on a months loan deal. Turner made his debut in Super League last season for the Tigers, scoring two tries in his five appearances. “This is a great opportunity for Calum to get regular games under his belt in a competitive Championship environment,” said Tigers Director of Rugby,…

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