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Western Corridor Map

Western Corridor bid waits patiently for NRL expansion opportunity

It has been 13 years since the NRL last expanded with the addition of the Gold Coast Titans to the competition in 2007. In recent times, there has been a renewed push for expansion and much of the discussion about...
Canberra Raiders

The NRL refereeing crisis has it done for the Raiders’ chances?

 

Just as the 2018 World Cup in Russia was marred in VAR controversy, now it’s the turn of refereeing in the NRL to come under intense scrutiny. Nothing new in this, many will say, although this time the volume and frequency of the complaints is at a level seldom seen before, largely because refereeing incompetence looks like directly ending a team’s season.

Sydney Roosters

An early Betting Guide to the 2019 NRL Season

We are still a few months away from the start of the NRL season, but as we trundle through Christmas and the New Year that 14th March opener featuring Broncos and Storm looks a little closer.

Fiji

Rugby League Star To Join Super Rugby

Earlier on Tuesday, rugby league star Suliasi Vunivalu signed a two-year deal with the Queensland Reds in the Super Rugby. The Fiji-native played in the Rugby Union while schooling in New Zealand, before linking with the Melbourne Storm where he quickly set the National Rugby League ablaze crossing 72 times in 94 appearances.

2019 NRL Draw

2019 NRL Draw, Kick-off times and TV details

The National Rugby League has unveiled the full 2019 NRL Draw which includes a new concept in Magic Round as well as matches at 27 different venues across Australia and New Zealand, including the new Western Sydney Stadium at Parramatta.

Melbourne Storm

Storm duo, Roosters star lead Dally M contenders

We are all set for one of the closest Dally M counts in recent history with a number of contenders emerging to take home the coveted award, but no clear frontrunner. 

Melbourne Storm

Can the Melbourne Storm enjoy one final surge?

The Melbourne Storm suffered a devastating defeat in the NRL Finals Series after winning the Minor Premiership during the 2019 season. Craig Bellamy’s men were outstanding during the regular season, losing only four of their 24 matches, notching 20 victories to top the table. They finished comfortably ahead of the Sydney Roosters for the Minor Premiership, the fourth time they achieved the feat in the last 10 years.

Wigan Warriors v Sydney Roosters

Wigan to host Roosters in World Club Challenge 17th Feb 2019

Date:2/11/18

The World Club Challenge will return to the DW Stadium next February when the Betfred Super League champions Wigan Warriors take on the National Rugby League champions Sydney Roosters 7pm Kick-off on Synday 17th Feb 2019.

NRL

2019 NRL Telstra Premiership – rules update

Date: 18/12/18

The NRL today announced changes to some rules which will come into effect from the 2019 NRL Telstra Premiership season.

Gold Coast Titans

Titans join wooden spoon ‘race’

In the pre-season it looked as though it was a two (maybe three) team ‘race’ for the NRL’s wooden spoon.