Month: August 2016

Big job ahead of young Storm prop as Melbourne get set for Sharks blockbuster

Star Melbourne prop Jesse Bromwich has praised fellow bookend Jordan McLean after returning from an ankle injury last weekend against Brisbane. Likened to a young Paul Harragon, McLean will be vital in the minor premiership battle with Cronulla with Nelson Asofa-Solamona to miss a week due to suspension. “He was very strong out there and […]

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Minor premiership epics: Five classic finishes to the NRL season

On Saturday night at AAMI Park, Melbourne Storm host Cronulla-Sutherland with the winner securing the minor premiership for season 2016. It has been a rollercoaster ride to the finish with the Storm unable to lock up the J.J Giltinan Shield last weekend at home against Brisbane while the Sharks flexed their premiership muscle against the […]

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Parramatta Stadium takes centre stage for the final time as blue and gold curtain comes down

The only game of footy I ever got to call at Parramatta Stadium was the Ron Massey Cup grand final last year. Not much to write home about. My claims to fame so far are a Canberra versus Newcastle NRL trial in Orange and a NSW Cup grand final at the Sydney Football Stadium. Has […]

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