BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - MAY 14:  Anthony Milford of the Broncos kick the ball during the round 10 NRL match between the Manly Sea Eagles and the Brisbane Broncos at Suncorp Stadium on May 14, 2016 in Brisbane, Australia.  (Photo by Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images)

Rd 10 Team of the Week

Round 10: Team of the Week By Wilson Smith   1. Sam Perrett (Bulldogs) 2. Semi Radradra (Eels) 3. Joseph Leilua (Raiders) 4. Bryson Goodwin (Rabbitohs) 5. Valentine Holmes (Sharks) 6. Anthony Milford (Broncos) 7. James Maloney (Sharks) 8. Jesse Bromwhich (Storm) 9. Cameron Smith (Storm) 10. Andrew Fifita (Sharks) 11. Luke Lewis (Sharks) 12.[…]

GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 19:  Kevin Naiqama of the Tigers celebrates a try during the round three NRL match between the Gold Coast Titans and the Wests Tigers at Cbus Super Stadium on March 19, 2016 in Gold Coast, Australia.  (Photo by Jason O'Brien/Getty Images)

Round 3 Team of the Week

By Wilson Smith   Lachlan Coote (1 Try, 2 Try Assists, 1 Line break, 2 Line break assists, 4 tackle breaks) 2. Semi Radradra (2 Tries, 1 Try Assist, 1 Line break, 2 Line break assists, 10 tackle breaks, 4 Offloads, 22 Runs for 240m) 3. Michael Jennings (1 Try, 2 Line breaks, 6 tackle[…]

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 14:  James Tedesco of the Tigers celebrates his third try with team mates during the round two NRL match between the Wests Tigers and the Manly Sea Eagles at Leichhardt Oval on March 14, 2016 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Rd 2 Team of the Week

By Wilson Smith   James Tedesco James Tedesco played a huge part in the Tigers defeat of Manly and showed he could very well be the new Blues fullback this year! Tedesco was nearly unstoppable running for 166 metres, making 3 line breaks as well as bagging 3 tries for himself and gifting another to[…]

during the 2016 NRL Season Launch at Sydney Botanical Gardens on February 25, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo: Mark Metcalfe Getty Images)

Season Preview- The Hateful Eight

BY MICHAEL DI LONARDO After an all too-familiar summer plagued with negative headlines and off-field drama, the NRL returns with the now permanent Thursday Night Football- commencing another captivating premiership season. Every punter will give you their ‘expert’ tip, but there can only be one winner. Can Johnathon Thurston’s Cowboys go back-to-back? Will Manly rise[…]

NRL Rd 19 - Storm v Panthers

Team of the Week: Round 19

By Wilson Smith     Fullback: Darius Boyd. Darius put in a great performance for the Broncos and was key to his sides win, notching 2 try assists, a line break and he also ran for 166 meters.   Wing: Marika Koroibete Koroibete was simply unstoppable for Storm, scoring 2 tries, making 2 line breaks[…]

NRL Rd 16 - Bulldogs v Storm

Round 18 Signings

Newcastle Knights Newcastle have confirmed that NSW halfback, Trent Hodkinson will be joining the club in 2016 on a 3 year deal, until the end of 2018. This acquisition has put pressure on current halves, particularly Tyrone Roberts who has been linked with a possible move to the Titans. Cronulla Sharks Cronulla have announced that[…]


Round 17: Team of the Week

By Wilson Smith   1.     Brett Stewart Brett Stewart was great for the Sea Eagles putting in a man-of-the-match performance, coming up with 2 try assists and was close to getting his own if not for the video referees. He also ran for 70 metres and while he made only 6 tackles, several of them[…]

NRL Rd 17 - Panthers v Rabbitohs

The Wrap: with Wilson Smith

Panthers vs. Souths Both sides headed into the shortened round relatively unaffected by Origin, with the only player missing being Greg Inglis for the Rabbitohs. Both sides lost players before kick of however, with Souths losing Tim Grant and Panthers missing Josh Mansour, forcing some reshuffled line-ups with Jason Clark and Sika Manu coming into[…]