This article was first written for and published by the Roar. There’s a problem when you’re describing a sporting organisation and one of the first words that come to mind is ‘dysfunctional’. That’s certainly one word that came to mind for me earlier this week when it was announced the Cronulla Sharks and CEO Richard […]
This article was first written for and published by the Roar. As the end of the decade approaches, social media is being flooded with messages about how much has been achieved over the last ten years. When it comes to sport, the most monumental change in the Australian sporting landscape has been the revolution that […]
This article was first written for and published by NRL.com. The introduction of a women’s under 18s State of Origin game and another stellar NRLW season were highlights in 2019 but most importantly we’ve seen some real evidence that the new pathways are working.
This article was first written for and published by The Roar. When the Kiwi Ferns beat the Australian Jillaroos 17-15 in the final of the World Cup Nines last weekend it was the first time the Jillaroos had lost a game since 2017. There was some disappointment from Aussie fans after the defeat and potentially […]
This article was first written for and published by NRL.com. Botille Vette-Welsh used to sledge James Tamou for choosing Australia over New Zealand but now she can empathise after making the switch. “I used to give James Tamou so much slack for choosing to represent Australia over New Zealand. I used to think ‘how could […]
This article was first written for and published by NRL.com. It wasn’t without trepidation, but England international Amy Hardcastle is thrilled to be back where she was first part of the new era of the women’s rugby league. Hardcastle and her side are preparing for their busiest season yet, with the World Cup 9s to […]
This story was first written for and published by NRL.com. The Fijian women’s team takes another significant step on their journey in Suva on Friday when they host the powerful Australian Women’s PM’s XIII captained by Karina Brown. It is just the second time that the Fijian women’s team have played a Test match together, […]
This post was first written for and published by The Roar. Yesterday, the Brisbane Broncos beat the St George Illawarra Dragons 30-6 in the NRLW grand final. The Broncos have only lost one game in the history of the NRLW and the Dragons only really showed what they were capable of from the second week […]
This article was first written and published for the Roar. On Sunday, the second season of the NRLW will come to a close with the grand final between the Brisbane Broncos and the St George Illawarra Dragons. I genuinely have no idea who is going to win this game.
This article was first written for and published for The Roar. When it comes to rugby league and refereeing, there are many fans and members of the media calling for consistency. Consistency is a buzzword. Whenever there is a perception that two referees have made different decisions on separate occasions or that a rule is […]