Minichiello appointed as Italy assistant

Minichiello appointed as Italy assistant

Anthony Minichiello, the former Golden Boot winner, has been appointed as the assistant coach of Italy. The 36-year-old has joined up with the Azurri ahead of the upcoming World Cup, and will work with former teammate and current Italy head

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Warriors win close encounter against Newcastle

Warriors win close encounter against Newcastle

NEW Zealand Warriors scraped home for a late 26-22 victory in Auckland against Newcastle Knights. The Knights had taken the lead with 15 minutes remaining with the second of back-to-back tries to Nathan Ross. But as the clock ticked down veteran

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Roosters ruin English debuts for Titans

Roosters ruin English debuts for Titans

Sydney Roosters defeated the Gold Coast Titans 18-32 tonight at CBus Stadium, which was a disappointment for the Titans’ two English debutants, Dan Sarginson and substitute Joe Greenwood. The Roosters, for whom Latrell Mitchell scored a hat-trick of tries, were

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Cowboys beat Raiders in golden-point thriller

Cowboys beat Raiders in golden-point thriller

North Queensland Cowboys won an extraordinary game tonight in Townsville, beating Canberra Raiders 20-16 with an astonishing try by Gavin Cooper in golden-point time when he touched down a failed field-goal attempt by Johnathan Thurston that rebounded off the underside

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Dragons stun Panthers with emphatic victory

Dragons stun Panthers with emphatic victory

A hat-trick of tries for Joel Thompson and a double for England Test star Gareth Widdop paved the way for a stunning 42-10 victory by St George Illawarra Dragons over the Penrith Panthers today at the UOW Jubilee Oval. The

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Wests too good for Burgess’ Rabbitohs

Wests too good for Burgess’ Rabbitohs

Wests Tigers got their NRL season up and running with a convincing 34-18 victory over South Sydney Rabbitohs. Souths, featuring both Sam and Tom Burgess, took the lead through Bryson Goodwin, however the Tigers hit back with tries through Ava

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Melbourne overcome Canterbury in stormy opening-round victory

Melbourne overcome Canterbury in stormy opening-round victory

Tempers flared as Melbourne Storm defeated Canterbury Bulldogs 12-6 in an ill-tempered opening round game. The Storm, Grand Finalists in 2016, raced to a quick lead with two tries in the opening six minutes through Cheyse Blair and Suliasi Vunivalu,

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NRL to revise Dally M voting process

NRL to revise Dally M voting process

The NRL has revised the voting process and structure of the Dally M Awards, which represent the major individual honours handed out in the Telstra Premiership. The Albert Goldthorpe Medal, which was instituted for the Betfred Super League in 2008,

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Brisbane beat reigning champions Cronulla on opening night of NRL season

Brisbane beat reigning champions Cronulla on opening night of NRL season

Brisbane Broncos kicked off the opening night of the new NRL season with a 26-18 victory against reigning champions Cronulla Sharks. Tries from James Roberts and Jordan Kahu put the Broncos 14-6 up at the break against the defending champions,

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NRL Preview – Cronulla Sharks

NRL Preview – Cronulla Sharks

This is an extended preview of League Express’ club-by-club NRL previews. Check back regularly for a preview like this on every NRL club. Home Ground: Southern Cross Stadium, Cronulla Coach: Shane Flanagan 2016 finish: Premiers 2016 top try scorer: Valentine Holmes,

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