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Melbourne have set the stage for what may be a grand final farewell for Cameron Smith after overpowering Canberra 30-10 in their NRL preliminary final.
A captain’s knock by Meg Lanning has helped the Australian women’s cricket team move a step closer to setting a record-breaking winning streak.
North Queensland interim coach Josh Hannay has confirmed winger Kyle Feldt will opt for surgery rather than vie for a Queensland State of Origin 2020 debut.
Darius Boyd is convinced Brisbane will bounce back from collecting their first NRL wooden spoon next year – and believes Kevin Walters is the man to inspire it.
Penrith coach Ivan Cleary admits his side will have a question mark over them coming into the NRL finals despite extending their winning run to 12 games.
Gold Coast coach Justin Holbrook has baulked when asked whether David Fifita’s signing will lure more stars to the NRL battlers but says the blockbusting back rower is someone “players want to play with”.
It may be hard to fathom but all conquering Melbourne captain Cameron Smith reckons he knows exactly how battling Brisbane feels.
Brisbane captain Alex Glenn will be sidelined for up to two months with a knee injury after he fell victim to a cannonball tackle in the Broncos’ win over Canterbury.
Pressure is mounting on North Queensland coach Paul Green after Immortal Andrew Johns claimed their defence was “not up to NRL standard” in their 42-16 thrashing by an injury-hit Sydney Roosters.
Parramatta playmaker Mitchell Moses says he won’t rush back from a calf injury, admitting he is unsure of when he will return for the NRL leaders.
Sibling rivalry may have sparked the sparkling NRL form of Josh and Brett Morris that Sydney Roosters teammate James Tedesco says is worthy of a NSW recall.
Veteran Darius Boyd says Brisbane deserved to be booed by fans before their shock loss to Gold Coast but has defended their under-fire halves.
Melbourne CEO Dave Donaghy says the Storm are resigned to spending at least two weeks away from home but are still unsure where they will be based.
South Sydney centre James Roberts’ NRL return has stalled after being ruled out of Saturday’s clash with Gold Coast Titans.
Former rugby league hard man Steve Roach has scoffed at Brisbane’s decision to slot winger Corey Oates in to the back row for Thursday’s NRL clash with Manly, saying it is not going to work.
The ARL Commission has finally given the green light for the 2020 NRLW competition, starting in September, after months of uncertainty.
Livid Wests Tigers coach Michael Maguire has questioned his players’ character after their shock 28-23 NRL loss to Gold Coast Titans, saying they need to have a “good look in the mirror”.
Wests Tigers coach Michael Maguire says NRL blowouts are exposing teams that did not work hard enough on fitness during the coronavirus shutdown.