Tag: Cronulla Sharks

‘Smoking, drinking, acting like a 15-year-old’: The real reason Matt Moylan is now at the Sharks

EXCLUSIVE BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis It is a Saturday afternoon in Penrith – the crowd is restless. Their team, the Panthers, are having a shocker against the New Zealand Warriors. Penrith are down 26-8 and have no way back against the rampaging visitors. It’s May, a lifetime ago, long before rumblings became an avalanche and […]

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Flanagan admits Sharks watching Pearce situation closely

Cronulla have just signed former Penrith captain Matt Moylan for 2018 but aren’t done just yet with Sharks coach Shane Flanagan believing the club is still in with a chance of nabbing disgruntled Sydney Roosters great Mitchell Pearce. The Roosters made waves recently when they signed free agent and incumbent Australian pivot Cooper Cronk leaving […]

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It’s a new chapter in my career: Matt Moylan

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Former Penrith Panthers captain Matt Moylan has made his first appearance in Cronulla’s blue, white and black appearing via a video on the Sharks website. Moylan will play for Cronulla in 2018 in a straight swap with Sharks premiership winner James Maloney. “It’s a new chapter in my career and I’m […]

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Trading places: Sharks and Panthers agree to straight swap for Matt Moylan and James Maloney

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Premiership-winning Cronulla five-eigth James Maloney is headed to the Penrith Panthers while Matt Moylan is headed the other way in a straight swap between the two clubs. NRL.com is reporting that Maloney will be at the Panthers until the end of 2020 while Moylan has agreed to a four-year deal with […]

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Shane Flanagan issues apology to the game and fans in open letter

Cronulla Sharks Coach Shane Flanagan has posted an apology on sharks.com.au for the fine that will cost the Sharks $30,000 after an explosive post-match press conference following Cronulla’s elimination at the hands of North Queensland. In a brutally honest observation, Flanagan said he was sorry to the game and Sharks fans. “As a professional sporting […]

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The race to NRL Finals 2017: Form guide and projected results

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis The 2017 NRL Finals are just around the corner with nine teams left in the running to claim rugby league’s greatest prize. Curtis Woodward takes a look at the remaining teams left standing.   Melbourne Storm Current Position: 1st Projected Results: R25 WIN v Rabbitohs, R26 WIN v Raiders. The undisputed […]

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Bennett praises milestone man Gallen ahead of Suncorp Stadium blockbuster

Brisbane Coach Wayne Bennett has praised Paul Gallen ahead of the Cronulla captain’s 300th NRL match against Bennett’s Broncos to be played at Suncorp Stadium tonight. The slanging match over Jack Bird between Bennett and Sharks Coach Shane Flanagan has taken the spotlight in recent days but Bennett took the time to compliment Gallen. “He’s […]

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