Canberra confirm talks have taken place with John Bateman

Canberra confirm talks have taken place with John Bateman

Canberra Raiders’ recruitment manager Peter Mulholland has confirmed discussions have taken place with John Bateman, but the England international will not be joining the Raiders. Bateman hasn’t featured for the Warriors since the club launched an internal investigation into an alleged

Read Full Article
Castleford confirm the signing of Greg Eden

Castleford confirm the signing of Greg Eden

Castleford Tigers have confirmed the signing of Greg Eden on a two-year deal from NRL side Brisbane Broncos. The Castleford-born star has been strongly linked with the Tigers, with League Express reporting the story last week. But the club has

Read Full Article
Wakefield land signature of David Fifita

Wakefield land signature of David Fifita

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats have landed the signing of NRL forward David Fifita. Fifita, 26, who has represented both Tonga and the Indigenous All Stars, has penned a deal with Trinity which will see him play for the club until the

Read Full Article
Rugby league’s not skilful? Give this a watch, Eddie

Rugby league’s not skilful? Give this a watch, Eddie

The comments from England’s rugby union coach, Eddie Jones, can’t have escaped your attention earlier this week. If they did, here’s what he said. “Rugby league is not a skilful game, it’s a game where you have to hurt people.”

Read Full Article
Warrington sign Mike Cooper from St George Illawarra Dragons

Warrington sign Mike Cooper from St George Illawarra Dragons

Warrington have confirmed the signing of England international Mike Cooper on a three-year-deal. Cooper left the Wolves to pursue a career in the NRL ahead of the 2014 season and has made over 50 appearances for the Dragons in the last

Read Full Article
James Tamou to leave North Queensland

James Tamou to leave North Queensland

NRL-winning forward James Tamou is set to leave the World Champions, his manager has confirmed. The 27-year-old will leave the Cowboys for family reasons, with Tamou understood to be keen on a move back to Sydney to be nearer to family ahead

Read Full Article
Penrith become the frontrunners to sign Hardaker

Penrith become the frontrunners to sign Hardaker

Penrith Panthers have emerged as the favourites to sign Zak Hardaker. The NRL side is understood to have expressed an interest in the transfer-listed star, who has been valued at £300,000. Canberra were understood to be the club pursuing Hardaker

Read Full Article
St Helens target Canberra forward as Raiders open cap space for Hardaker

St Helens target Canberra forward as Raiders open cap space for Hardaker

St Helens have set their sights on Canberra forward Frank-Paul Nu’uausala, with Huddersfield winning the race to sign Tom Symonds. Keiron Cunningham had made a last-ditch attempt to sign Manly forward Symonds, who was expected to sign for the Giants.

Read Full Article
Wakefield’s Fifita deal still on the table contrary to reports

Wakefield’s Fifita deal still on the table contrary to reports

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats’ bid to sign David Fifita – as revealed in League Express this past Monday – is still on the table. Reports in Australia had suggested that the deal to bring the Cronulla forward to Super League and

Read Full Article
Potential match-fixing being investigated in NRL

Potential match-fixing being investigated in NRL

The NRL has been rocked by allegations of match-fixing, after confirmation that revealed that an investigation is underway following shocking revelations over the last 24 hours. Australia’s Daily Telegraph broke the news of how the State’s Organised Crime Squad is

Read Full Article