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NRL 2020: Hunt to remain on the bench for the Dragons

St George Illawarra coach Paul McGregor has given his strongest indication that he will keep million-dollar playmaker Ben Hunt on the bench for the foreseeable future, making him the NRL‘s highest-paid interchange player. After starting the season at halfback, Hunt has spent the past three weeks coming off the bench and playing hooker. The move has opened the door for […]

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NRL talking points: Where next for John Bateman?

Jenna Brooks looks at the latest news coming out of the NRL, including where next for John Bateman, death threats for the Broncos and returning crowds. Bateman released John Bateman has been released by the Canberra Raiders, with 2020 being his final season in the capital. I am hearing Wigan are favourites to resign the 2019 Dally M Second Rower […]

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NRL 2020: Burgess encourages Thompson to join NRL

South Sydney prop Thomas Burgess has revealed he played a part in luring fellow British big man Luke Thompson to the NRL and Canterbury. Thompson has arrived at Belmore after 14 days of isolation in a Melbourne hotel. The former St Helens bookend is unlikely to take on the Rabbitohs on Sunday as Bulldogs coach Dean Pay aims to give […]

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NRL home venues back

Manly, Canberra and the Gold Coast will return to their spiritual grounds after the NRL confirmed the home venues for this weekend’s round eight fixtures. The Sea Eagles haven’t played at Fortress Brookvale, now dubbed Lottoland, since the opening round against Melbourne prior to the coronavirus break. Manly were scheduled to play the Knights at Central Coast Stadium, but they […]

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NRL Briefs: Raiders react to teammate’s blow-up; Clarity on Storm’s changeroom address; Maguire doesn’t want Benji going anywhere

Canberra Raiders players have leapt to the defence of passionate forward Corey Horsburgh, whose fiery departure during their golden-point loss to Parramatta could be his last NRL act for months. A teary Horsburgh flipped both his middle fingers up to the crowd at Bankwest Stadium as he limped off late in the first half of their 25-24 loss, having suffered […]

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Wests Tigers thrash Canterbury Bulldogs in NRL round 7

The Wests Tigers have reeled off three wins in a row for the first time under Michael Maguire after trampling over Canterbury 34-6 at Bankwest Stadium. In what was arguably their best performance of the season, wingers David Nofoaluma and Tommy Talau shone with two tries each. Kayo is your ticket to the 2020 NRL Telstra Premiership. Every game of […]

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