Brisbane Broncos

Brisbane BroncosOne of the NRL’s most successful club during their short tenure, the Brisbane Broncos were formed in 1988 under coach Wayne Bennett. Bennett led the Broncos to six Premiership victories, and the side has lost just one Grand Final in their history. It is this culture, with the help of league legends Shane Webcke, Darren Lockyer and Alan Langer, that has enabled Brisbane to record the highest annual revenues out of all NRL clubs and maintain the largest crowd attendances in the competition with an average of 33,000 people per game.

In 2015 the Broncos were on the losing side in one of the greatest Grand Finals in NRL history, going down 17-16 to the North Queensland Cowboys in golden-point extra time.

2016 was another successful year for the Broncos. They finished the regular season in fifth position and progressed to within two matches of the NRL grand final, eventually succumbing to Queensland rivals the Cowboys in an epic extra time encounter.

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Brisbane Broncos Articles

NRL integrity unit denied access to James Roberts nightclub vision

NRL integrity unit denied access to James Roberts nightclub vision

by , 20 Jan 2017

The NRL’s probe into allegations of misbehaviour against James Roberts have been complicated by a Gold Coast nightclub refusing to hand over video footage.

NRL investigating James Roberts allegations

NRL investigating James Roberts allegations

by , 17 Jan 2017

NRL officials and Brisbane are investigating claims that troubled Broncos centre James Roberts forcefully pulled a young woman by her hair at a Gold Coast nightclub.

Broncos star Roberts involved in alleged altercation

Broncos star Roberts involved in alleged altercation

by , 17 Jan 2017

Troubled NRL star James Roberts has been accused of forcefully pulling a young woman by her hair at a Gold Coast nightclub.

Matt Gillett throws his weight behind Darius Boyd as Broncos captain

Matt Gillett throws his weight behind Darius Boyd as Broncos captain

by , 4 Jan 2017

Matt Gillett has endorsed Darius Boyd’s credentials to take over as Brisbane’s NRL captain in 2017.

Your club’s transfer performance rating: Part 1

Your club’s transfer performance rating: Part 1

by , 7 Dec 2016

The end of the year draws nearer and nearer, we are getting closer to the promised land of the NRL season every day.

Ben Hunt out to test the NRL open market

Ben Hunt out to test the NRL open market

by , 7 Dec 2016

After an unhappy year, Ben Hunt admits he is considering what not so long ago seemed unthinkable – he may leave Brisbane.

Is Boyd ready for Brisbane captaincy?

Is Boyd ready for Brisbane captaincy?

by , 5 Dec 2016

Darius Boyd has been named the Ron McAuliffe Medal winner as Queensland’s State of Origin player of the year.

NRL makes no apologies for Broncos prime time bonanza

NRL makes no apologies for Broncos prime time bonanza

by , 24 Nov 2016

Another NRL season, another prime time TV bonanza for Brisbane.

NRL Friday Flashbacks: Palmer Wapau

NRL Friday Flashbacks: Palmer Wapau

by , 19 Nov 2016

Each Friday I will be taking you on a trip down memory lane to relive the careers of some of Australian rugby league’s lesser lights.

Benji Marshall snubbing Brisbane reserve grade clubs

Benji Marshall snubbing Brisbane reserve grade clubs

by , 15 Nov 2016

Clubs are queuing up for Benji Marshall.


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