Tag: Dave Smith

The Quick Tap

THE NRL’S MONEY TREE The National Rugby League says part of the new Chief Executive’s duties will include concentrating and growing the grassroots level of the game, something we’ve heard time and time again without any real action. That means some real money being invested instead of empty promises from men whose salaries seem to […]

Read More

Smith quits as NRL CEO

Dave Smith has stood down as CEO of the NRL and will finish his contract which ends in November. The decision confirms media reports that Smith was on the outer with other officials and had been considering a move from some time. “Rugby League is a fantastic game with wonderful people involved at every level […]

Read More

The Rugby League Character A Dieing Breed

  Oscar Wilde once said, “Be yourself, everyone else is taken”. These words should be sprawled through the corridors of Rugby League Central, nailed to the foreheads of NRL executives and written in the sky for every club marketing employee in the competition to see. With the current drug scandal engulfing the Gold Coast Titans, […]

Read More