Tag: Channel Nine

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 […]

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Thank penalties for lack of fatigue in players: Gallen

Cronulla legend Paul Gallen says fatigue isn’t a factor in the current game due to the amount of penalties being dished out by the referees. Speaking on Channel Nine, Gallen said club officials were also using the HIA bin to their advantage. “No, I wasn’t tired (against Melbourne),” Gallen said. “We brought in the eight-interchange […]

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Rugby league thanks Ken Sutcliffe as he hangs up the suit jacket, tie and board shorts

He has presented sport on Channel Nine in Sydney forever but on Thursday night, Ken Sutcliffe hung up the suit jacket and board shorts for good in his final appearance before official retirement. Here’s how the footy community reacted:   https://twitter.com/Gus10Gould/status/806739840322543616 All the best for the future @Ken_Sutcliffe!Thanks for your #NRL coverage and support over […]

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NRL announces $1.8billion deal with plenty of dollars to come

The NRL has announced its $1.8billion broadcast deal today which will reach more fans across the globe than ever before covering free-to-air, Fox Sports and Telstra with the new agreement expiring at the end of 2018. Rights are yet to be sold for State of Origin, International fixtures and radio rights. It was expected that […]

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