The Bulldogs won’t be wooden spoon winners

This article was first written and published for The Roar. I tell you what, at this point in this season I would prefer to support the Canterbury Bulldogs than the Newcastle Knights or Penrith Panthers. One of these teams is coming out each week and giving it everything they have, while the other two are either […]

Is Nathan Brown’s time up as Knights coach?

This article was first written and published for The Roar.  The Newcastle Knights are one of the darling teams in the NRL. If you ask an NRL fan who their second team is, many will say the Knights. One of the reasons for that is that we all love an underdog and in the last […]

Something has to change at the Brisbane Broncos

This article was first written and published for The Roar.  After four rounds of this year’s NRL competition, the Brisbane Broncos find themselves in twelfth position. This is a far cry from the top-four position that many NRL fans (including myself) predicted before the season commenced.

McKinnon’s courage to be celebrated once again

This article was first written and published for NRL.com. The round three clash between the Storm and Knights at AAMI Park in 2014 ended in tragedy when Newcastle player Alex McKinnon was seriously injured. When McKinnon was taken from the field on a stretcher, everyone held their breath. Over the next week, the severity of his […]

The Warriors have already bottled 2019

This article was first written and published for The Roar. The last two weeks have been amongst the most challenging the city of Christchurch has ever faced following a terrorist attack the likes of which New Zealand has never seen before. This terrorist attack has provoked deep sadness globally, prompted calls for unity and togetherness […]