Tag: St George Illlawarra Dragons

Mitchell Pearce feels Ben Hunt’s pain but says Saints can beat Souths

Mitchell Pearce knows a thing or two about media and fan scrutiny so it’s little surprise the Newcastle half has come to the defence of embattled St George Illawarra playmaker Ben Hunt who returned to form last weekend against Brisbane. Despite eliminating the Broncos, Pearce admits the Dragons will do it a lot tougher against […]

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McGregor confirms Widdop’s role for remainder of finals campaign

St George Illawarra coach Paul McGregor has confirmed the extent of captain Gareth Widdop’s shoulder problem which will see the five-eigth miss the remainder of the finals. Widdop hurt his shoulder again against Brisbane on Sunday – with doctors unable to put it back in until more than 30 minutes after incident. “His shoulder didn’t […]

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COMMENT: Friday 6pm time slot at Sydney Cricket Ground disrespects the legends of history

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis They are the two most famous rugby league clubs on the planet – St George Illawarra Dragons and the South Sydney Rabbitohs – the Big Red V against the cardinal red and myrtle green. They’ve produced some of the game’s greatest names too. Reg Gasnier, Clive Churchill, Graeme Langlands, Johnny Raper, […]

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Dragons great unleashes on NRL over Ben Hunt’s exit from Broncos

Former New South Wales playmaker Jamie Soward has unleashed on the NRL over its transfer system that has seen Brisbane Broncos half Ben Hunt signed a huge contract with St George Illawarra for the 2018 season. Soward, a premiership winner with the Dragons in 2010, branded the system “a joke”. “You can obviously see Ben […]

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