Tag: Brad Fittler

The Man has a point: Anthony Mundine never lost a match against Fittler or Daley

BY CURTIS WOODWARD Former St George star and boxing champion Anthony Mundine still believes he was the best five-eigth of his generation. Laurie Daley and Brad Fittler won premierships, captained their state and their country, but that hasn’t stopped Mundine. ‘The Man’ firmly believes he dominated the 1990’s and the likes of Daley and Fittler. […]

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World Cup Heroes: 2000 Kangaroos v 2013 Kangaroos

They destroyed their competition in respective World Cups and dominated all before them. In 2000, Australia demolished New Zealand in the final 40-12 at Old Trafford. Thirteen years later, the Kangaroos were at it again, this time hammering the Kiwis at the same venue 34-2. But which team stands taller as we look back on […]

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Josh Reynolds unlucky but Maloney will do the job: Fittler

New South Wales legend Brad Fittler says Canterbury five-eight Josh Reynolds was unlucky to miss out on State of Origin selection but not in the position you would think. Fittler believes Reynolds missed out on the utility bench position – not in the halves where James Maloney and Adam Reynolds got the nod. “Dylan Walker […]

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I’d pick Hoppa ahead of Teddy and Moylan: Fittler

City Origin coach Brad Fittler has shocked many by saying he would pick Canterbury fullback Will Hopoate ahead of James Tedesco for the annual City/Country clash. “I’d be picking Will before all of them based on this year and how strong he looks,” Fittler told AAP. “I think James is fantastic and Matty’s [Moylan] playing […]

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Fittler says Jason Taylor at “explosion point” but won’t show it just yet

Brad Fittler believes Wests Tigers coach Jason Taylor is at breaking point but commended the embattled mentor for not losing his cool – yet. Asked where Taylor was at, Fittler said the ex-Parramatta and South Sydney coach was at an “explosion point”. “Explosion point. I feel like he understands that his team needs more control […]

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Fittler not sure if Bryce Cartwright is ready for State of Origin footy

Penrith Panthers legend Brad Fittler has reservations over selecting Penrith young gun Bryce Cartwright for State of Origin this year. The 1991 premiership winner believes there is still plenty of improvement left in the backrower. “Maybe off the bench, super-talented,” Fittler told sportsfan.com.au. “There are a lot of errors in his game. “The best part […]

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