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Cronulla Sharks

Cronulla SharksDespite entering the NSW Rugby league Premiership in 1967, the Cronulla Sharks are yet to register a first grade title in over 40 years of competition. Despite this, the Sharks have unearthed some of the game’s finest players headed by League legends Steve Rogers and Andrew Ettingshausen. The closest Cronulla have gotten to a Premiership victory was in their three Grand final losses in 1973, 1978 and 1997.

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Gallen apologises for offensive Tweet

by , 25 Oct 2014

Paul Gallen has issued a public apology for an offensive social media post attacking the NRL. Cronulla captain Gallen posted the comment on Thursday morning while holidaying in Hawaii and it has become the subject of an investigation by the NRL integrity unit and the Sharks. Gallen fired the extraordinary tweet after news filtered through […]

More strife for Sharks: NRL to probe abusive Gallen tweet

by , 24 Oct 2014

The NRL will investigate an abusive social media post from Cronulla captain Paul Gallen aimed at rugby league’s hierarchy. Currently serving a back-dated 12-month doping ban, Gallen fired the extraordinary tweet while holidaying in Hawaii early on Thursday morning (AEDT) after news filtered through of chief executive Steve Noyce’s enforced departure from the Sharks. Noyce […]

Top 10 NRL off-season moves

by , 16 Oct 2014

Although the premiership party remains in full swing in Redfern, much of the NRL’s attention has swiftly turned to 2015 and beyond. Every club has dipped into the transfer market, some far more than others. Teams such as the Sharks, Titans and Tigers have recruited in decent numbers, reflecting their need to overhaul their rosters […]

WADA won’t appeal Sharks’ NRL bans

by , 1 Oct 2014

WADA has savaged ASADA’s protracted investigation into NRL club Cronulla’s 2011 supplements program but has said it won’t appeal the back-dated suspensions handed out to 12 Sharks players. Sharks captain Paul Gallen and 11 of his teammates last month accepted the bans that for most amounted to just three games out of rugby league. At […]

Flanagan ban not lifted by NRL

by , 18 Sep 2014

On the day Shane Flanagan hoped he would go back to work, the NRL has not been able to give a deadline for the suspended Sharks coach’s return after denying him a supplement scandal ban reprieve. In a concern for the Sharks who recently re-signed Flanagan on a three-year deal from 2015, NRL CEO Dave […]

NRL does not lift Shane Flanagan ban

NRL does not lift Shane Flanagan ban

by , 17 Sep 2014

The NRL says Shane Flanagan has not met a set of conditions sufficiently to have his suspension lifted over the Sharks supplement scandal. NRL CEO Dave Smith said the suspended Sharks coach had made “significant progress” but would be required to undertake further work to return early from a 12-month ban. The 48-year-old was sanctioned […]

Mastermind season review: Cronulla Sharks

Mastermind season review: Cronulla Sharks

by , 13 Sep 2014

Season 2014 will be remembered as a train wreck for the Cronulla Sharks. The writing was on the wall when it was announced last December that head coach Shane Flanagan was to be suspended for twelve months, in addition to the club being fined $1 million in the wake of their controversial 2011 supplements program. […]

Is Mad Monday worth the trouble?

Is Mad Monday worth the trouble?

by , 11 Sep 2014

With reports surfacing that both the NRL and the club itself are set to investigate the goings on during Mad Monday celebrations by the Cronulla Sharks, surely the question has to be asked, “is Mad Monday worth the trouble?” For those who aren’t aware, Mad Monday is the end of year celebration which usually includes […]

It’s the Sharks against the Titans in a race to break the duck

by , 7 Sep 2014

Welcome to September, that famous time of year known for hayfever, finals and the adding of another completed season to the Sharks’ unremitting premiership drought. Another year of frustration was completed on Saturday with a loss in the slop to the Tigers, and with it the questions grow louder again. Are these guys ever going […]

[VIDEO] Wests Tigers vs Cronulla Sharks: NRL highlights, scores, blog

[VIDEO] Wests Tigers vs Cronulla Sharks: NRL highlights, scores, blog

by , 6 Sep 2014

MATCH RESULT: FT: Tigers 26 Sharks 10 The Tigers overcome a first-half deficit to keep the Sharks scoreless in the second term. The win snaps the Tigers losing streak, and provides their fans one last positive memory from 2014. Wests Tigers too strong in the second half. Sharks brave but a short turnaround after going […]

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