Month: October 2017

Our one-on-one interview with Sydney Roosters recruit Cooper Cronk

BY STAFF WRITERS Cooper Cronk is headed to the Sydney Roosters in news that has rocked the Australian sporting landscape. We sat down with Cronk* to get this amazing insight from the enigmatic superstar. 81M: Cooper, what if we said there’s people out there that think your move to the Roosters is simply a cash […]

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Addin Fonua-Blake to make Kiwi debut this weekend against Scotland

Addin Fonua-Blake will make his Test debut for the Kiwis this weekend against Scotland with New Zealand making a number of changes from the side that defeated Samoa. Te Maire Martin will start at five-eigth while Elijah Taylor will play hooker. Kiwis to face Scotland this weekend in Christchurch for the second pool match of […]

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I would leave the Roosters if I was Pearce: Sterlo

One of Australia’s greatest ever halfbacks thinks Mitchell Pearce should leave the Sydney Roosters now that the club has signed Cooper Cronk. Peter Sterling told Triple M on Monday night that he would leave the Tricolours instead of playing second fiddle to the former Melbourne Storm playmaker. I’m just trying to put myself in the […]

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Cronk says Roosters challenge – not money – was real reason he chose Bondi club

New Sydney Roosters recruit Cooper Cronk says the challenge – not money – inspired him to join the Bondi club next season. Speaking on Fox Sports’ NRL 360, the halfback hinted that his realistic options were retirement or the Roosters. “The tough choice was playing on or retiring, that was the toughest one. And then […]

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Why the ‘Rooster for Life’ Mitchell Pearce has every right to be dirty on the ones he called family

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis You make your first grade debut as an 18-year-old and immediately impress – it comes as no surprise to club officials or your chairman. After all, you’re Mitchell Pearce – the future of the Sydney Roosters. Within a couple of years you’re in your first grand final but unfortunately it isn’t […]

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