Tag: Wayne Bennett

All-time sledge: Nathan Brown drops a pipe bomb on Wayne Bennett

Newcastle coach Nathan Brown has hit back at Wayne Bennett with one of the game’s greatest ever serves after the Knights overpowered Bennett’s Broncos in Saturday night football. Brown slammed Bennett after the former Newcastle mentor told reporters it was Brown’s fault a number of big name players left the club after Bennett returned to […]

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‘You’ve got an agenda’: Bennett takes aim at media over timing of Lodge outrage

BY A.J NASH AND SCOTT DILLON Brisbane Broncos coach Wayne Bennett has slammed the ongoing frenzy regarding the imminent club debut of troubled prop Matt Lodge. Critics of Lodge believe the hulking forward shouldn’t be allowed back in the NRL as an ongoing financial dispute continues between himself and the victims of a drug-induced New […]

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NRMA Insurance forced to defend Broncos partnership as Matt Lodge nears club debut

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis NRMA Insurance – the major sponsor of the Brisbane Broncos – has been forced to defend their partnership with the club after fans took to social media to vent their frustrations at troubled prop Matt Lodge being part of the 2018 roster. Lodge escaped a jail sentence after the home invasion […]

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England has thrived under Wayne Bennett says Widdop

He may have copped a thrashing from English fans over some questionable positional selections recently but England’s star five-eigth Gareth Widdop has nothing but praise for their veteran coach Wayne Bennett. Writing recently for exclusiveinsight.com, Widdop believes the national side is in good hands under the Brisbane Broncos mentor. “Since taking over the coaching reins […]

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English fans destroy Wayne Bennett over World Cup selections

English fans have blasted Wayne Bennett’s selections for their clash against France in Perth on the weekend. They’ve taken to Twitter ripping Bennett’s team to shreds:     pic.twitter.com/zkIYbsRFZU— Pad (@pad017) November 6, 2017 Kevin brown starting but George williams on the bench? Next joke please… #RLWC2017— Joshua Pye (@lufcpye) November 6, 2017 Wayne Bennet […]

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Pressure on English halves as Bennett sets eyes on World Cup Final

England coach Wayne Bennett says his team is ready to face Australia in the World Cup opener on Friday night. The English will start as underdogs but Bennett believes they’re ready to start building towards the end goal – the final. “I’m really pleased with the preparations,” he said. “We had a really good week […]

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Broncos say they’re in great shape ahead of Storm showdown

Brisbane coach Wayne Bennett says his Broncos are ready for their preliminary final showdown against the Melbourne Storm at AAMI Park. The Broncos received plenty of good news this week with both Darius Boyd (hamstring) and Corey Oates (concussion) cleared to play. “I think we are in pretty good shape,” Bennett said. “We have got […]

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