Tag: Wayne Bennett

Wayne Bennett blames Origin for Brisbane’s shock loss to New Zealand Warriors

Brisbane Broncos coach Wayne Bennett has blamed his team’s 26-6 loss to the New Zealand Warriors on State of Origin. The Broncos only had four players involved last Wednesday but said build-up to the rare Sunday game in Brisbane was hindered. “We didn’t have a lot of players (four) in Origin as much but the […]

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Broncos insider confirms the future of young gun Jamayne Isaako

BY A.J NASH Gun Brisbane Broncos youngster Jamayne Isaako isn’t going anywhere and will re-sign soon with the powerhouse Queensland franchise. That’s according to a Broncos insider who has told the81stminute.com recent reports the Kiwi International would be lured to the Sydney Roosters are false. “Jamayne will be here for a while I dare say,” […]

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Storm chairman takes a shot at Brisbane over handling of Wayne Bennett

BY A.J NASH Melbourne Storm chairman Bart Campbell has taken a shot at his Brisbane Broncos counterparts over their handling of the great Wayne Bennett. The Broncos confirmed on Wednesday that they had met with Storm coach Craig Bellamy about replacing Bennett at Red Hill. “I’m not sure we would behave that way around a […]

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I’ll leave Storm this year if I sign with Broncos: Bellamy

BY STAFF WRITERS Melbourne Storm coach Craig Bellamy has dropped another bombshell telling reporters on Wednesday that 2018 would be his final season at the Storm if he does in fact sign with Brisbane for 2020. If current Broncos coach Wayne Bennett sees out his  contract it means Bellamy would have 12 months rest before […]

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Wayne Bennett has already had offers from rival clubs for 2020

Brisbane Broncos CEO Paul White admit he has met with Melbourne coach Craig Bellamy but denies being in negotiations. White has stressed Bennett will be coach until the end of 2019. In another twist, White says it was Bennett who pushed him to meet with Bellamy. Coach Bennett was next up to face the media […]

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The Craig Bellamy comments from 2012 that should have Storm fans shaking in their boots

BY CURTIS WOODWARD  @woodward_curtis  Here are the Craig Bellamy comments that should have Melbourne Storm fans shaking in their boots as the drums beat louder the great coach could be on his way to the Brisbane Broncos to replace long time rival Wayne Bennett. Back in 2012, Bellamy told The Courier-Mail that he considered a […]

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Remember Wally Lewis? Coach Bennett may suffer same ruthless fate of past Broncos legends

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis The Brisbane Broncos have been in talks with Melbourne mentor Craig Bellamy for up to a month according to Fox Sports reporter James Hooper. Speaking on NRL 360, Hooper revealed the Broncos have offered Bellamy a $5.8 million deal which could start in season 2020. Bellamy has consistently been linked to […]

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The guy that sacked Wally Lewis isn’t sweating a 2-3 start to the season.. yet

BY CURTIS WOODWARD    @woodward_curtis What is happening up in sunny Brisbane? Beautiful one day, battling NRL team the next. The Broncos are struggling and their coach Wayne Bennett has never been under so much pressure (so they say). Yes the Broncos haven’t started the season well. Is Bennett feeling the heat? Probably not. Despite […]

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Brown refuses to back down to Bennett over epic sledge

Nathan Brown refused to back down to Wayne Bennett after their war of words escalated after Newcastle’s 15-10 win over Brisbane on Saturday night. Earlier last week, Bennett blamed Brown for an exodus of experienced players at the Knights despite many good judges blaming Bennett after his stint at the club. Brown returned serve after […]

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