Month: December 2016

Fans vote for Arthur Summons

ARTHUR SUMMONS   The81stMinute’s Twitter followers have voted Arthur Summons into our Hall of Fame ahead of Steve Rogers, Brad Fittler and Ken Kearney. Summons finished on 33%, edging Rogers 31% and Fittler on 29% while Kearney received 7% of the votes. An Australian rugby union representative, Summons jumped codes in 1960 appearing in three […]

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Newcastle coach Brown likens pommy recruit Joe Wardle to an Australian representative

Newcastle coach Nathan Brown has praised new Knights signing Joe Wardle who joins the club from Huddersfield in England after a trade with outgoing Newcastle fullback Jake Mamo. Brown coached Wardle in the English Super League and has likened the utility to Australian representative Sione Mata’utia. “Joe is a robust type of centre that can […]

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