Former Blues legend cbelieves NSW will dominate Queensland’s forward pack on Wednesday night, draw first blood in this year’s State of Origin and go on to break the Maroons’ stranglehold and win the series.
Gold Coast United owner Clive Palmer says his ongoing backing of the A-League club was never in question and has accused Football Federation Australia of triggering claims he was set to abandon the team.
Gold Coast NRL club are investigating the possibility of taking defamation action against builder Alex Simpson. The NRL has cleared the club of a breach of the salary cap despite claims from Simpson that halfback Scott Prince was offered a free house as part of a new contract with the Titans.
Gold Coast coach Guy McKenna will give Karmichael Hunt a wide-ranging, onfield introduction to his new sport when the code-swapping star joins the AFL franchise in May.
Gold Coast owner Clive Palmer is already the richest man in Queensland. But even he had to take the money for midfielder Adam Griffiths, according to the A-League club’s coach Miron Bleiberg.
NRL chief executive David Gallop says clubs must start taking responsibility for the behaviour of players following a year of alcohol-fuelled indiscretions.