This article was first written and published for the Roar. The wait is over. This week the Queensland Maroons and New South Wales Blues have both named their teams for the second Women’s State of Origin to be held at North Sydney Oval, next Friday 21st June. It’s fair to say that for both teams […]
This article for and published by NRL.com. On Tuesday I woke up to the news that Tim Mannah had asked the club for a release from the remainder of his Eels contract to join the Wests Tigers. While no official announcement has been made by either club, I get the sense a deal is coming. […]
This article was first written and published for the Roar. The New South Wales Blues may have gone into State of Origin Game 1 as favourites, but when the siren went, the scoreline was 18-14 in favour of the Queensland Maroons. The day after, rugby league Twitter went into meltdown. It’s true that the takes […]
This article was first written for and published by NRL.com. When Cody Walker said he wouldn’t sing the national anthem prior to the State of Origin series opener he answered honestly. He said the anthem did not represent him or his family.
This article was first written and published for The Roar. We’re now just two sleeps away from Game One of the 2019 State of Origin series. For weeks we debated what the teams would look like, who the Queensland Maroons would name as their captain and who the New South Wales halves would be.
This article was first written and published for the Roar. W hen you experience something good, your natural reaction to that experience is to want more of it. That’s certainly what has happened in women’s rugby league. After seeing the quality of the women’s State of Origin at North Sydney Oval last year and the […]
This article was first written for and published by NRL.com. I want to introduce you all to two incredible women. Sophie and Emily Curtain are twins from Sydney’s west who represent the next generation of women playing rugby league. Sophie first started playing rugby league 11 years ago at age seven. When she picked up […]
This article was first written for and published by NRL.com. Indigenous Round is much more than just another round on the NRL calendar. If you have any doubts over the validity of that statement, a chat with Manly forward Joel Thompson will put you on the right course.
This article was first written and published for the Roar. Last night the New South Wales Blues announced their squad for Game 1 of the 2019 State of Origin series. There are five debutants in the squad: Nick Cotric and Jack Wighton from the Canberra Raiders, Cameron Murray and Cody Walker from the South Sydney […]
This article was first written and published for The Roar. With fewer than 30 days to go until the 2019 women’s State of Origin at North Sydney Oval, this week the NRL took the opportunity to launch the game. Several high-profile players like Kezie Apps, Ali Brigginshaw and Corban McGregor were in attendance ahead of […]