Tag: Benji Marshall

Benji Marshall’s little bro in line to make NRL debut at Leichhardt Oval

Wests Tigers fans could be hollering for a Marshall this weekend at Leichhardt Oval long before favourite son Benji returns to the club in 2018. Benji’s little brother Jeremy is in line to make his NRL debut against the New Zealand Warriors. The younger sibling who goes by the name Marshall-King, has been rock solid […]

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Bennett reveals he pushed Marshall to make fairytale return to Wests Tigers

Brisbane Coach Wayne Bennett has revealed that he wanted Benji Marshall to return to his beloved Wests Tigers to finish his career. Marshall has found great form in 2017 as a utility at the Broncos but Bennett believes Marshall deserved to finish his career at the club where it all started. “I encouraged him to […]

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Benji Marshall is back with a bang and entertaining a whole new generation of fans

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Benji Marshall was on the scrapheap not long ago – right alongside the Adelaide Rams, Captain Charger and Monday Night Football. Who really believed Benji had another run left in him? Be honest, who thought we’d see the enigmatic playmaker back to his best in 2017 after his unceremonious exit from […]

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Taylor, Potter, Sheens: Why coaching Wests Tigers is a poisoned chalice

BY CURTIS WOODWARD After being sacked as Wests Tigers coach in 2012, Tim Sheens said, “Put it this way: players get rid of coaches.” This was Sheens speaking to Fox Sports after 250 games in charge of the club he led to an unlikely premiership seven years earlier. “It’s generally senior players too,” he added. […]

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Benji’s little brother doesn’t want to be Benji’s little brother anymore

Wests Tigers lower grade Jeremy Marshall-King says he is over being ‘Benji’s little brother’. The pint-size utility has told Kiwileaguecentral.com he wants to make his own name and step out of the shadow of the premiership-winner and former Golden Boot. “..It gets annoying sometimes with people coming up to me and saying ‘oh you’re Benji’s […]

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2017 Auckland Nines draw announced: Everything you need to know

The 2017 Auckland Nines draw has been announced with the event to be again held at Eden Park in Auckland on the 4th and 5th of February. Last year’s winners Parramatta will face Manly-Warringah, St George Illawarra and sentimental favourites the Warriors in Piha while Jarryd Hayne’s Gold Coast Titans come up against defending NRL […]

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