Tag: Blake Austin

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 […]

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COMMENT: Raiders should punt greedy stars and ask Josh Hodgson what he wants

COMMENT BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis The struggling Canberra Raiders are currently in negotiations with some of their biggest stars but if they play their cards right, they’ll dodge four big bullets. Despite starting this season 0-4 following a lacklustre 2017 campaign, a number of players are holding out for massive contract offers. Blake Austin, Josh […]

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Raiders can’t win without Blake Austin: Kimmorley

Premiership-winning halfback Brett Kimmorley says the Canberra Raiders are no chance of beating Penrith without Blake Austin fit and firing. With star hooker Josh Hodgson to miss the semi-final, Kimmorley believes Canberra need Austin or else. “There was more than enough in that game against the Sharks to suggest the Raiders should’ve won that game” […]

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Raiders title chances hit major speed bump with Austin set to miss the finals

Canberra Raiders’ tilt at their first premiership since 1994 has hit a speed bump with star five-eight Blake Austin suffering a hand injury at training on Wednesday. The playmaker could be out for the season with Sam Williams to come into the team. “It was a very simple accident and very unfortunate for Blake,” coach […]

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New South Wales In Disarray? The Blues Have Never Looked Better!

Apparently New South Wales are in crisis. Apparently the Blues are struggling to put a competitive team on the field for State of Origin I at ANZ Stadium on the 27th of May. Sure the incumbent halves are a worry. Canterbury-Bankstown pair Trent Hodkinson and Josh Reynolds have been sub-par to start the season and […]

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