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Brisbane BroncosThe NRL’s most successful club, the Brisbane Broncos were formed in 1988 under coach Wayne Bennett. Bennett led the Broncos to six Premiership victories and thus far have a perfect record in Grand Final matches. 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.

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There’s no such thing as guaranteed success in the NRL

There’s no such thing as guaranteed success in the NRL

by , 16 Dec 2014

When the Brisbane Broncos were installed as the premiership favourites by bookmakers for next season, many fans automatically assumed that the team’s success was all but guaranteed. However, while the Broncos do boast a quality playing roster, and a coaching mastermind in Wayne Bennett, they should not be resting on their laurels. In previous years, […]

The must-see games in the 2015 NRL season

The must-see games in the 2015 NRL season

by , 16 Dec 2014

The highly-anticipated draw for the 2015 NRL season is out and there are some matches and special occasions that are worth not missing. Each club has now received their draw for what is expected to be another blockbuster of a season, each varying in difficulty depending on how your team fared last year. There will […]

How much is too much to pay for a supporter’s jersey?

How much is too much to pay for a supporter’s jersey?

by , 11 Dec 2014

The producers of sporting paraphernalia have some explaining to do. As sporting fans, we will do anything possible to show support to our team, regardless of the ironically huge hole it burns in the very pockets we spend hundreds on. At the forefront of sporting apparel are the multi-billion dollar sporting giant Nike, as well […]

Broncos’ Boyd surgery a success

by , 10 Dec 2014

Brisbane are hopeful prized recruit Darius Boyd will make his NRL return sooner rather than later after his successful Achilles surgery. The Broncos said the operation on the ruptured Achilles was completed on Tuesday “without any complications” and the Test flyer would soon begin a recovery expected to take six to nine months. Boyd suffered […]

Bennett’s Broncos rebirth wrecked by Boyd injury

Bennett’s Broncos rebirth wrecked by Boyd injury

by , 6 Dec 2014

Wayne Bennett’s resurrection of the Brisbane Broncos appears to already be over before it’s even started. In a major blow to the glamour club’s hopes of landing a seventh premiership, star recruit Darius Boyd snapped his Achilles during pre-season training early on Friday morning, and faces between six to nine months on the sidelines. The […]

Broncos go from glut to famine in fullbacks

by , 6 Dec 2014

So much for Plan B. Justin Hodges, 32, says he will support Darius Boyd on the “long, hard road” back from a ruptured Achilles tendon that will sideline him for up to nine months. But the Broncos veteran centre considered an ideal replacement for the star recruit said his injury-plagued body would not be able […]

UPDATE: Darius Boyd snaps Achilles tendon, out for nine months

UPDATE: Darius Boyd snaps Achilles tendon, out for nine months

by , 5 Dec 2014

Brisbane Broncos recruit Darius Boyd has snapped his Achilles tendon at training and will spend up to nine months on the sidelines. It is a bitter setback for the Queensland State of Origin outside back who returned to Red Hill for the 2015 NRL season after stints at St George Illawarra and Newcastle. Scans have […]

Ben in the Hunt for NRL glory

Ben in the Hunt for NRL glory

by , 26 Nov 2014

Brisbane halfback and Australian utility Ben Hunt has proved he is ready for the NRL big time after finishing second only to the game’s greatest, Johnathan Thurston, in the statistics columns. Hunt had an excellent 2014 season in his first year as a full-time halfback, making his debut for Australia and narrowly missing out on […]

“I want to be a happier person”: Boyd on the right track at Broncos

by , 25 Nov 2014

Talking to media for a minute was once hard enough for Darius Boyd. But the once troubled fullback on Monday joked with journalists he could speak for an hour about how off-field soul searching had changed his life. Boyd chatting at length with a room full of media once seemed as unlikely as long-term coach […]

Broncos officially sign Benny’s boy Boyd

by , 22 Nov 2014

At last, it’s official. The Broncos have finally confirmed Darius Boyd will join coach Wayne Bennett at the NRL club on a three-year deal. Four months after being initially linked to Brisbane and three weeks after being released by Newcastle, Boyd has been given the all clear to return to the club where he made […]


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