Hetherington blasts NRL for their approach to World Club Series

Hetherington blasts NRL for their approach to World Club Series

Leeds Rhinos chief executive Gary Hetherington has launched a scathing attack on the NRL for their approach to the annual World Club Series tournament – saying he doesn’t believe they think it is worthwhile. The tournament, which is in just

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NRL to register Foran with Warriors

NRL to register Foran with Warriors

The NRL has agreed to register the contract of Kieran Foran to play with the New Zealand Warriors this season. However, Foran will not be permitted to play until Round Three and his return is subject to a further psychological assessment

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Brisbane without Benji Marshall for World Club Series

Brisbane without Benji Marshall for World Club Series

Brisbane Broncos will be without Benji Marshall for their World Club Series clash with Warrington. The New Zealand halfback will not travel to the UK has he recovers from an Achilles tendon injury that was aggravated at the Auckland Nines

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Newcastle sign former Wakefield forward Anthony Tupou

Newcastle sign former Wakefield forward Anthony Tupou

Newcastle Knights have confirmed the signing of former Wakefield forward Anthony Tupou on a one-year contract for the 2017 season. Tupou spent 2016 with Trinity having joined from Cronulla on an initial two-year contract before being released at the end

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NRL confirm bunker changes

NRL confirm bunker changes

The NRL Bunker will rule on point-scoring plays, in-goal restarts and reportable foul play only in the 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership. The video review system will no longer rule on knock-ons in general play or 40-20s. NRL Head of Football

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Cronulla name World Club Challenge squad

Cronulla name World Club Challenge squad

Thirteen of Cronulla’s NRL Grand Final winning side will make the trip to England to take on Wigan in the World Club Challenge. Sharks head coach Shane Flanagan has named a strong 20-man squad, with the only absentees from the

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Ben Barba makes rugby union switch

Ben Barba makes rugby union switch

Ben Barba, the NRL winning fullback and Dally M winner, has joined rugby union side Toulon for the remainder of their season. The former Cronulla fullback’s career in the 13-man game has been put on halt after testing positive for cocaine

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Auckland Nines squads revealed

Auckland Nines squads revealed

The NRL sides featuring in the Auckland Nines have released their squads for the competition. Former St Helens man Jordan Turner has been named in the Canberra Raiders squad while former Salford man Daniel Vidot has been named by Gold Goast

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Johnathan Thurston to retire from representative career this year

Johnathan Thurston to retire from representative career this year

He’s undoubtedly one of the greatest players ever to pull on an Australia shirt – but this year will be the last time we see Johnathan Thurston play representative rugby league. Thurston has confirmed to media in Australia that his

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Knights star tests positive for steroids

Knights star tests positive for steroids

Newcastle Knights halfback Jarrod Mullen has tested positive to an anabolic steroid. Traces of Drostanolone were found in a sample the halfback had provided in an out-of-season test in November, a week after the 29-year-old suffered a hamstring injury. If

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