Tag: Greg Inglis

Former Rooster says Boyd Cordner too young to captain Australia

Former Rooster Mark Riddell says current Tricolours and Blues skipper Boyd Cordner is too young to captain Australia and that honour should go to South Sydney’s Greg Inglis. The Roosters and Rabbitohs clash this weekend in a preliminary final and the last ever game to be played at the iconic Sydney Football Stadium. But Riddell, […]

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Facing Greg Inglis will make me a better player: Scott

Young Melbourne Storm centre Curtis Scott says he is excited about going one-on-one with the legendary Greg Inglis and insists it will make him a better player. Inglis has returned to somewhere near his best form – just in time for a showdown with his former club and rising star Scott. “Obviously I’m looking forward […]

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‘I know who you are’: Inglis reveals first meeting with Ponga

Queensland captain Greg Inglis has revealed his first ever encounter with gun rookie Kalyn Ponga labeling the rising talent a “gentleman” ahead of Ponga’s State of Origin debut for Queensland on Sunday night. Speaking to 2GB’s Alan Jones, the Maroons skipper said Ponga made a beeline for the legendary leader. “He’s an absolute gentleman. He’s […]

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Top 100 Indigenous players in rugby league history

BY STAFF WRITERS Rugby league owes a great deal of gratitude to all those indigenous players that have taken the field past and present. We’ve tried to narrow down a list of the game’s best. Here it is! 1. ARTHUR BEETSON 2. JOHNATHAN THURSTON 3. LAURIE DALEY 4. GREG INGLIS 5. ERIC SIMMS 6. GORDEN […]

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Greg Inglis reveals the price rugby league players pay to be at the top of their game

Legend Greg Inglis has given some insight into the things rugby league players are forced to miss in their pursuit of professional careers including funerals of loved ones and even their children’s births. Speaking to QRL Media alongside Matt Gillett, Inglis  acknowledged how difficult life can be for top sports stars. “You sacrifice birthdays – […]

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Players come out to defend Thurston after Alexander comments

Current and former players have come out to defend out-of-form North Queensland legend Johnathan Thurston. It comes after Greg Alexander made the comment that he thought Thurston may have played a season too long. Thurston’s former representative teammate Justin Hodges labelled the claim “outrageous”. “I think it’s outrageous. We all know what Brandy (Alexander) has […]

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What They Were Saying: Before the Melbourne Storm scandal

BY STAFF WRITERS Welcome to our new off-season series – What They Were Saying. A look back and some of the quotes and thoughts way back when. In our first installment, we take a look back at the mighty Melbourne Storm in the years leading into that scandalous salary cap saga – 2007 to 2010.  […]

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Lockyer and Hodges get behind old mate after Inglis mental health shock

BY RICHARD HOGAN & KANE AUSTIN Fellow Queensland legends Darren Lockyer and Justin Hodges have come out in support of Greg Inglis. The South Sydney Rabbitohs leader has checked himself into a rehab facility after struggling with his season-ending injury which he suffered in the opening round of the season against Wests Tigers. It’s also […]

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