State of Origin draws biggest TV audience in 2015

State of Origin draws biggest TV audience in 2015

🕔12:48, 28.May 2015

In addition to drawing a live attendance of more than 80,000 to Sydney’s ANZ Stadium, State of Origin Game 1 was the highest rating Australian television show in 2015, according to the MediaWeek publication that monitors TV audiences in Australia,

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Maroons edge out Blues in opening Origin encounter

Maroons edge out Blues in opening Origin encounter

🕔13:36, 27.May 2015

Queensland have beaten New South Wales by the narrowest of margins, gaining an 11-10 victory in the opening game of the 2015 series at Sydney’s ANZ Stadium in front of 80,122 spectators. The Maroons came back from a half-time deficit

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An Englishman’s view of Origin

An Englishman’s view of Origin

🕔11:24, 22.May 2015

In his latest Total Rugby League column, English coach Alan Kilshaw looks ahead to the State of Origin series. The countdown is well and truly on for the beast that is State of Origin. Two weeks out to the first

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Parramatta facing huge fine over cap breaches

Parramatta facing huge fine over cap breaches

🕔10:03, 21.May 2015

Parramatta Eels could be about to be hit with a significant six-figure fine over the biggest salary cap penalties¬†since Melbourne’s infamous stripping of two Premiership championships. The Eels were hit with a preliminary breach notice of $525,000 (¬£267,000) on Thursday

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Mike Cooper pens new deal in NRL with St George

Mike Cooper pens new deal in NRL with St George

🕔09:48, 21.May 2015

Former Warrington Wolves forward Mike Cooper has committed his future to St George Illawarra Dragons, after agreeing a new two-year deal with the NRL club. Cooper joined the Dragons ahead of the 2014 season, and impressed during his debut season

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Gordon quits Sharks

Gordon quits Sharks

🕔13:04, 20.May 2015

Michael Gordon has cited a series of broken promises from Cronulla coach Shane Flanagan as the reason why he has walked out on the Cronulla Sharks in the last year of his contract. Gordon initially joined the Sharks because he

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England return “worst case scenario” for Burgess amid NFL link

England return “worst case scenario” for Burgess amid NFL link

🕔09:35, 20.May 2015

South Sydney and England forward Tom Burgess has revealed to media in Australia that a return to Super League when his contract with the NRL champions expires would be a “worst case scenario”. Burgess started his career in England with

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Gallen ruled out of State of Origin match

Gallen ruled out of State of Origin match

🕔09:36, 15.May 2015

New South Wales have been dealt a major blow ahead of State of Origin game one, after captain Paul Gallen confirmed reports that he will miss that match. Gallen has been sidelined with a gluteal/hip problem, and whilst the Sharks

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McKinnon could sue NRL for as much as $10 million

McKinnon could sue NRL for as much as $10 million

🕔11:22, 14.May 2015

Reports have emerged in Australia suggesting Alex McKinnon is considering taking legal action against Melbourne Storm and the NRL over the spear tackle which left him in a wheelchair. WAToday.com are reporting that McKinnon is weighing up whether to pursue

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Greg Bird banned for ENTIRE Origin series

Greg Bird banned for ENTIRE Origin series

🕔12:00, 6.May 2015

New South Wales have been dealt a major blow ahead of State of Origin, after it emerged that star forward Greg Bird has been hit with a ban that rules him out of the entire series this year. Bird was

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