Posts Tagged "Rugby League"

Arriving in Manchester yesterday ahead of the Super League grand final, I came across a reprint of an old World War II poster at Piccadilly Station.

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With Johnathan Thurston winning the game off his boot and handing Cowboys their first premiership, the chatter swung over to golden point – and Mr. Bennett’s dislike of it.

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The NRL says a captain’s challenge option will be next following next year’s introduction of an NFL-style “bunker” referral system in a bid to improve the standard of video refereeing.

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The Super League semi-finals provided us with two games of contrasting performances and quality.

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I can fully understand what the Cowboys fans and players are going through this week, as this season my own rugby league dreams came true.

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Now that the North Queensland Cowboys got that maiden premiership after a 20-year journey, I wonder which club would be next to break out through and become premiers.

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NRL boss Dave Smith believes the future of the grand final may lie in a rotation of venues between NSW, Queensland and a new market.

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Papua New Guinea is promising to help stage the most exciting Rugby League World Cup yet after being awarded 2017 co-hosting rights with Australia and New Zealand.

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Staying at suburban grounds in the long term will destroy at least one NRL club, according to NSW Sports Minister Stuart Ayres.

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So the grand final was an absolute belter, that we can all agree on.

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The rugby league grand final is something we all look forward to with great anticipation. We talk about it and read about it virtually all week leading up to the game. We plan barbecues, invite mates and buy beer.

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I pen this as I finally emerge from 72 hours of oblivion following Sunday night’s grand final. That theatrical beast was two hours of the most exhausting emotional abuse I have ever endured – and I’ve been on a Japanese game show.

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Sunday’s NRL grand final will never be forgotten. It has been lauded as one of the greatest ever and is up there with the 1989 and 1997 deciders.

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For the first time, all players will reportedly undergo a heart scan next NRL season before they take the field.

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North Queensland’s premiership party isn’t expected to end anytime soon with the Cowboys planning to take their NRL trophy on a tour of the far north.

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Mick Potter is reportedly set to resurrect his NRL coaching career as part of Nathan Brown’s staff at Newcastle.

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Season 2015 you have been absolutely magic. Looking back there are so many moments that I remember with fondness.

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I am more of a rugby union guy than a rugby league fan, but I genuinely enjoy watching a good game in the NRL.

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As the 2015 Super League season ratchets up to a, hopefully, spectacular conclusion with two mouth-watering semi-finals followed by the grand final Saturday, my thoughts have turned to the upcoming England against New Zealand Test series that will be played over consecutive weekends in November.

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Storm coach Craig Bellamy will try to work his magic on Canberra discard Mark Nicholls after luring the NRL prop to Melbourne.

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