Smith quits as NRL CEO

Smith quits as NRL CEO

NRL Chief Executive Dave Smith will quit his post on 30 November, following a media conference today in which ARLC Chairman John Grant revealed the news alongside Smith, who was first appointed almost three years ago. Smith suggested that it was the ideal

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Penrith sack Cleary

Penrith sack Cleary

Penrith Panthers have parted company with coach Ivan Cleary. Cleary had overseen an upturn in the club’s fortunes since taking over in 2012, taking the club to the Preliminary Final in 2014 after a number of underwhelming seasons. However, the Panthers

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NRL announce four-year suspension for Sandor Earl

NRL announce four-year suspension for Sandor Earl

The NRL has announced that Sandor Earl has been suspended for four years under the League’s Anti-Doping Policy. The Anti-Doping Tribunal, chaired by former High Court Judge The Hon Ian Callinan AC QC, found that Mr Earl had committed the following

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Video Referee ‘Bunker’ to be used in 2016

Video Referee ‘Bunker’ to be used in 2016

The NRL is set to overhaul the current video officiating system with a range of upgrades designed to improve the quality of officiating, after their proposal to do so was approved by the Australian Rugby League Commission on Friday. The centre will

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World Club Series teams for 2016 confirmed

World Club Series teams for 2016 confirmed

Super League have confirmed the identity of the six clubs from the First Utility Super League and NRL Telstra Premiership who will contest the World Club Series in 2016. 2015 Super League Grand Finalists Leeds Rhinos and Wigan Warriors will be

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NRL sides to play in World Club Series revealed

NRL sides to play in World Club Series revealed

NRL champions North Queensland, runners-up Brisbane and the Sydney Roosters are understood to be the three Australian teams competing in next year’s World Club Series. The two Grand Finalists and the minor premiers are automatically invited per the NRL’s rules,

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Thurston wins record fourth Dally M

Thurston wins record fourth Dally M

Jonathan Thurston has made history after becoming the first person to win four Dally M medals. The North Queensland Cowboy half-back picked up his prize at the awards ceremony in Townsville, beating Aaron Woods, Benji Marshall, Michael Ennis and Ben Hunt to

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NRL Preliminary Finals sold out

NRL Preliminary Finals sold out

The NRL has announced that the NRL Telstra Premiership Preliminary Finals in Melbourne and Brisbane have both sold out. On Friday night Brisbane Broncos will host Sydney Roosters at Suncorp Stadium, while the following night Melbourne Storm will host North Queensland

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Farah rules out move to Super League

Farah rules out move to Super League

Wests Tigers and Australia hooker has appeared to rule out a move to Super League after insisting he is determined to play State of Origin next year. Farah’s future at Wests Tigers is in limbo after the club told him

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VIDEO: The Last Tackle returns!

VIDEO: The Last Tackle returns!

We were a big fan of Radio Yorkshire show The Last Tackle when it aired for a brief period at the start of the season – and as the business end of the campaign approaches, it’s made a triumphant return!

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