Category: News

RLIF calls out the ARLC over announcement of international fixtures

The Rugby League International Federation has called out the ARLC over its announced plan for future international fixtures. Read the RLIF statement below: The RLIF (Rugby League International Federation) today reacted with surprise to the Press Release issued by the ARLC (Australian Rugby League Commission) concerning the international calendar. RLIF CEO Nigel Wood commented “It […]

Read More

Broncos insider confirms the future of young gun Jamayne Isaako

BY A.J NASH Gun Brisbane Broncos youngster Jamayne Isaako isn’t going anywhere and will re-sign soon with the powerhouse Queensland franchise. That’s according to a Broncos insider who has told the81stminute.com recent reports the Kiwi International would be lured to the Sydney Roosters are false. “Jamayne will be here for a while I dare say,” […]

Read More

Victorian rugby league fans blast Channel Nine over post-match State of Origin presentation snub

Angry rugby league fans in Victoria have blasted Channel Nine after last night’s third and final State of Origin for not showing the post-match presentation. Many took to Twitter to vent when Nine Melbourne went straight to the AFL Footy Show at full-time instead of showing New South Wales hold up the shield and Melbourne […]

Read More

Blake Austin headed to England while report suggests Cronulla has scored another Dogs discard

Canberra Raiders ace Blake Austin is headed to England after agreeing to join Warrington on a three year deal. The 27-year-old is set to replace the outgoing Tyrone Roberts. “I’ve watched Blake closely for a number of years over in the NRL and he’s a guy who, when you come to review the opposition, your […]

Read More

Joey Leilua gets ripped to shreds by fans for abuse of Bulldogs player after match-winning try

Leilua absolutely giving it to Morris #NRLBulldogsRaiders pic.twitter.com/1N01nws2nu— Rated R (@TheNRLRoast) July 7, 2018 Scoring the match-winning try shouldn’t spare Joey Leilua from being dropped. He was ordinary for most of the match & a major reason Canberra trailed late in the game. Plus, his theatrics after touching down were downright disdainful #NRLBulldogsRaiders— paul suttor […]

Read More

NRL sack the wrong touch judge after forward pass fiasco in Auckland

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis The NRL has taken action against the referee and touch judge that missed the forward pass in Auckland last Friday that led to Cronulla’s late win over the New Zealand Warriors. It cost the Warriors two premiership points. “The referee and touch judge at the centre of the controversial decision to […]

Read More

Eels announce Blake Ferguson is headed to Parramatta in 2019

Australian International Blake Ferguson is officially headed to the Parramatta Eels from 2019. In a brief statement, the Eels confirmed Ferguson would be leaving the Sydney Roosters at season’s end: “Blake Ferguson has agreed to terms for a three year deal with the Parramatta Eels starting in 2019. “The Club looks forward to Blake joining […]

Read More

Are the Maroons really any hope with new-look spine in Game III?

BY STAFF WRITERS  Outgoing Queensland legend Billy Slater says New South Wales have beaten the Maroons at their own game in the 2018 series as the legendary fullback prepares for his final ever State of Origin appearance. Slater will also captain QLD for the first and last time. “A lot of these guys (Maroons), it […]

Read More