Tag: Bill Harrigan

Oh yeah… We just admitted ten more legends into The81stMinute Hall Of Fame

BY STAFF WRITERS Rugby league’s first ever full-time coach, the game’s greatest ever referee and some of rugby league’s biggest and brightest names headline the next batch to go into The81stMinute Hall of Fame. The list includes Charlie Lynch – a coach who didn’t walk into the role after playing first grade. He was the […]

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Calls to bring back as Bill Harrigan as pressure mounts on Tony Archer and Bernard Sutton

Rugby league Immortal Andrew Johns believes referees are being over coached and it’s now ruining the premiership. It comes after another forgettable weekend for the whistle blowers. “I’m blaming the direction they’re given and who’s coaching the referees,” Johns told Channel Nine’s Sunday Footy Show. “It’s the constant chatter in their ear, touch judges — […]

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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 […]

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