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Sydney RoostersAlthough they are one of two foundation clubs still present in the NRL today, the Sydney Roosters are the only side in the history of Australian Rugby League to play in every season since their inception in 1908 as Eastern Suburbs. The Roosters have won 12 premierships with their most recent being in 2002, when a bloodied Brad Fittler led Sydney to victory. Under new coach Brian Smith, the Roosters went all the way to the Grand Final in 2010, only to denied by St George Illawarra Dragons.

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2014 NRL season: Round 26 preview

2014 NRL season: Round 26 preview

by , 3 Sep 2014

Twenty-five rounds down, and just one to go. Ten teams are still in finals contention, and there are a few matches this round which will go a long way towards shaping the finals make-up. The minor premiership is far from decided, with the Rabbitohs and Roosters needing a win against each other to claim the […]

STEVE TURNER: Brickwall Roosters will go back-to-back

STEVE TURNER: Brickwall Roosters will go back-to-back

by , 2 Sep 2014

Accuse me all you like of going off early, but the Roosters will win the comp. For most of the season, I doubted they had what it takes to achieve that rugby league rarity – successive premierships – but they won me over completely last Saturday night. The Roosters’ famed defence of 2013 turned up […]

Gritty Roosters see off Storm in atrocious conditions

by , 31 Aug 2014

The Sydney Roosters have served notice to the rest of the NRL that they are still the team to beat after producing a battling performance to beat Melbourne 24-12 at Allianz Stadium. The defending premiers’ rise up the ladder has almost gone unnoticed after their sluggish start to the season, but they’ve peaked at precisely […]

Sydney Roosters vs Melbourne Storm: NRL live scores, blog

Sydney Roosters vs Melbourne Storm: NRL live scores, blog

by , 30 Aug 2014 Popular article!

The Sydney Roosters and Melbourne Storm put their top-four ambitions on the line when they clash in what promises to be the game of the round. Join The Roar from 7:30pm (AEST) for live scores and coverage of this Round 25 fixture. Buoyed by a comprehensive victory over the Warriors last start, the Sydney Roosters […]

Robinson excited by Melbourne NRL battle

by , 30 Aug 2014

After a slow start to their NRL premiership defence the Sydney Roosters are peaking at exactly the right time, according to coach Trent Robinson. The Roosters host fifth-placed Melbourne on Saturday in a mouth-watering encounter at Allianz Stadium. Victory for Robinson’s men could potentially move them to top spot on the ladder above bitter rivals […]

Roosters building nicely to finals: Friend

by , 28 Aug 2014

Hooker Jake Friend says the Sydney Roosters are beginning to play their best football at exactly the right time of the NRL season. The Roosters are gunning for their fifth successive win this weekend when they play Melbourne, which would form the premiers’ longest winning sequence this season. On the back of their most-impressive win […]

[VIDEO] New Zealand Warriors vs Sydney Roosters: NRL highlights, scores, blog

[VIDEO] New Zealand Warriors vs Sydney Roosters: NRL highlights, scores, blog

by , 24 Aug 2014

MATCH RESULT: The Sydney Roosters have roared back into Premiership favouritism with a thumping victory over the New Zealand Warriors on Sunday afternoon. The match loomed as a danger game for the Roosters but they showed up to play and are now just one win away from the top spot. The Warriors big loss has […]

Roosters turn to Hastings for hooking help

by , 20 Aug 2014

The Sydney Roosters are set to turn to one of the club’s most famous names to try to alleviate their hooking crisis in the lead-up to the NRL finals. With first-choice No.9 Jake Friend sidelined with a hamstring injury and his back-up Heath L’Estrange out for the season with a knee issue, boom rookie Jackson […]

Roosters lose another hooker

by , 18 Aug 2014

Reigning premiers the Sydney Roosters will likely finish the regular season without a specialist hooker after Heath L’Estrange was ruled out for at least four weeks with a knee injury. Reserve hooker L’Estrange suffered cartilage damage to his left knee in Saturday night’s 48-4 NRL win over the Wests Tigers at Leichhardt Oval. Starting in […]

[VIDEO] Wests Tigers vs Sydney Roosters: NRL highlights, scores, blog

[VIDEO] Wests Tigers vs Sydney Roosters: NRL highlights, scores, blog

by , 16 Aug 2014

MATCH RESULT: The Roosters have posted 40 points in the second half to demolish the Tigers side at Leichhardt Oval. The Roosters only led by 8 at halftime but finally went on with the job in the second half and tore the Tigers to shreds. Saturday night’s heavy defeat has now seen the Tigers side […]

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