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2022 July
  • Sun, Jul 03, 2022
    After losing 30-12 to Rabbitohs Parramatta coach Brad Arthur has called on each member of his playing group to take responsibility for the side's performances.
  • Sun, Jul 03, 2022
    South Sydney's Latrell Mitchell has ruled himself out of contention for a spot in State of Origin III, winning the admiration of Andrew Johns in the process.
  • Sun, Jul 03, 2022
    Billy Slater says Felise Kaufusi won't play in State of Origin III but the Queensland coach expects Cameron Munster and Kalyn Ponga to be available.
  • Sat, Jul 02, 2022
    North Queensland have recorded their first ever 4-0 NRL season sweep over state opposition, scoring a comprehensive 40-26 win over Brisbane in Townsville.
  • Sat, Jul 02, 2022
    Ben Hunt was considered a chance to withdraw from St George Illawarra's side to face Canberra but has shaken off leg injury concerns and will play.
  • Sat, Jul 02, 2022
    South Sydney fullback Latrell Mitchell says he doesn't want to be considered for State of Origin selection despite getting through his NRL comeback unscathed.
  • Sat, Jul 02, 2022
    Winning ugly hasn't always come naturally for Cronulla but Craig Fitzgibbon is seeing signs that should set his side up for a deep push into the finals.
  • Fri, Jul 01, 2022
    Canterbury want Matt Burton to channel his debut State of Origin performance to help continue the Bulldogs' mid-season NRL revival under Mick Potter.
  • Fri, Jul 01, 2022
    Jason Demetriou says NSW would be foolish to overlook Latrell Mitchell for State of Origin III, despite the fullback only having 80 minutes to press his case.
  • Fri, Jul 01, 2022
    Britain's minister in charge of sport has evoked Jonny Wilkinson's rugby union World Cup-winning drop goal - at an event to promote league's global finals.
2022 June
  • Thu, Jun 30, 2022
    Penrith's representative stars are all set to back up in Friday's clash against the Sydney Roosters, with coach Ivan Cleary hoping they're mentally switched on.
  • Thu, Jun 30, 2022
    Newcastle star Kalyn Ponga will be missing as Newcastle hosts Gold Coast on Friday night after another head knock, while David Fifita returns for the visitors.
  • Thu, Jun 30, 2022
    Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson believes his NRL club's strong culture can help get the best from expected new signing Matt Lodge.
  • Wed, Jun 29, 2022
    Ahead of their Manly clash, Storm coach Craig Bellamy is not a fan of players backing up for NRL duties four days after a State of Origin clash in Perth.
  • Wed, Jun 29, 2022
    State of Origin representative Selwyn Cobbo will remain with Brisbane until at the least the end of the 2025 season after signing a contract extension.
  • Wed, Jun 29, 2022
    Gold Coast's Beau Fermor is hoping things he learned from Billy Slater and Cameron Smith in Queensland State of Origin camp will further boost his NRL form.
  • Wed, Jun 29, 2022
    Melbourne coach Craig Bellamy says it's unclear when Felise Kaufusi will return from personal leave, putting him in doubt for the State of Origin decider.
  • Wed, Jun 29, 2022
    Melbourne have opted for Nick Meaney rather than Jayden Nikorima to cover the loss of injured five-eighth Cameron Munster for their NRL clash with Manly.
  • Tue, Jun 28, 2022
    Newcastle half Anthony Milford says he's focused on footy rather than his contract status, amid strong speculation he won't stay with the Knights next season.
  • Tue, Jun 28, 2022
    South Sydney's Tevita Tatola says returning superstar Latrell Mitchell looks in the fittest condition of his career as he returns to the Rabbitohs' side.
  • Tue, Jun 28, 2022
    Harry Grant admits his side will lean on their all-star Queensland coaching staff once more, given their dominance as players in State of Origin deciders.
  • Tue, Jun 28, 2022
    Isaiah Papali'i admits "a massive challenge" awaits him at the Wests Tigers but the star back-rower is nevertheless enthusiastic about making the move.
  • Tue, Jun 28, 2022
    Kieran Foran says it's "disappointing" the ARLC has chosen to scrap representative round but the NRL's CEO says international football remains a high priority.
  • Tue, Jun 28, 2022
    The Warriors are finally back on home turf, but their CEO thinks their climb back to NRL relevancy will be a long one as players vow to restore resilience.
  • Mon, Jun 27, 2022
    Canterbury captain Josh Jackson has thrown his support behind Jake Averillo as the club's long-term fullback, casting further doubt over Matt Dufty's future.
  • Mon, Jun 27, 2022
    Nathan Cleary has warned his NSW teammates not to become carried away after the Blues levelled the State of Origin series with a rout of Queensland in Perth.
  • Mon, Jun 27, 2022
    Adam Reynolds missed Brisbane's last game through injury but looks set to make his return against North Queensland this weekend.
  • Mon, Jun 27, 2022
    A starring role for NSW in their Women's State of Origin win has made Emma Tonegato favourite for the Australian fullback role at the coming Women's World Cup.
  • Sun, Jun 26, 2022
    Matt Burton's big boot has kicked NSW back into the State of Origin series, relieving the pressure on Nathan Cleary to win the battle for territory.
  • Sun, Jun 26, 2022
    New Zealand fullback Joey Manu lit up Mt Smart Stadium with a record 398-metre running performance in the Pacific Test win over Tonga.
  • Sun, Jun 26, 2022
    Don't expect an old-fashioned fist fight, but appreciate the pace and physicality of the new-age State of Origin that still gives Valentine Holmes goosebumps.
  • Sun, Jun 26, 2022
    Ashley Klein's refereeing has been criticised by NSW, but the official showed no hesitation in sin-binning Queensland back-rower Felise Kaufusi.
  • Sat, Jun 25, 2022
    Perth will host State of Origin for the second time in four years as optimism grows that Western Australia will be able to have its own NRL team.
  • Fri, Jun 24, 2022
    As inspirational as Billy Slater's posting to Queensland coach has been, it's his strategic moves that have placed the Maroons a game from a series victory.
  • Fri, Jun 24, 2022
    A look at the difficulty of the task facing NSW as the Origin II arrives in Perth, with coach Brad Fittler and his team facing a 28-year hoodoo.
  • Fri, Jun 24, 2022
    Kalyn Ponga has dealt with a lingering illness to present as one of Queensland's young leaders under coach and mentor Billy Slater.
  • Fri, Jun 24, 2022
    Jason Taumalolo says there's no greater pride and sense of atmosphere than running out in front of a sea of red ahead of Tonga's international clash.
  • Thu, Jun 23, 2022
    State of Origin representative and NRL premiership winner Brenko Lee has signed with the Dolphins on a two-year contract.
  • Thu, Jun 23, 2022
    Jeremiah Nanai is jumping at the chance to contribute to a Queensland State of Origin series win after avoiding serious injury and acclimatising in Sydney.
  • Thu, Jun 23, 2022
    David Nofoaluma says the Wests Tigers' playing group has not been informed as to whether Luke Brooks will be dropped to reserve grade for their next game.
  • Thu, Jun 23, 2022
    The Sydney Roosters will hope the signings of Destiny Brill, Jayme Fressard and Shaniah Power can bolster their chances of winning consecutive premierships.
  • Thu, Jun 23, 2022
    While Queensland will pay their men's and women's State of Origin players equally, NSW's players are covering costs for lesser-paid squad members.
  • Thu, Jun 23, 2022
    Saturday night's Test match against Fiji will give PNG the chance to prove they have the talent and appetite to support an NRL team.
  • Thu, Jun 23, 2022
    Spurred on by a return to the NSW set-up, Jake Trbojevic hopes to be a difference-maker as the Blues look to square the series against Queensland in Perth.
  • Wed, Jun 22, 2022
    Moses Leota almost became NSW's version of Ronaldo Mulitalo last year when he was considered for State of Origin only to be ruled out by an eligibility check.
  • Wed, Jun 22, 2022
    New Zealand have named their line-up for Saturday's rugby league Test against Tonga, including an exciting halves combination of Dylan Brown and Jahrome Hughes.
  • Wed, Jun 22, 2022
    Liam Martin has been crowned as Queensland's most hated New South Welshman but the Penrith backrower is at ease with the Maroons' claims he is a "grub".
  • Wed, Jun 22, 2022
    Queensland five-eighth Cameron Munster knows his patience will be tested by Blues enforcer Liam Martin, who he expects will target him physically.
  • Wed, Jun 22, 2022
    NSW's Penrith combinations pose a threat to Queensland's hopes of wrapping up the Origin series with a game to spare, according to Maroons great Billy Moore.
  • Wed, Jun 22, 2022
    Gun prop Millie Boyle is one of five Dally M medallists in the NSW Women's State of Origin side that will play at GIO Stadium on Friday night.
  • Tue, Jun 21, 2022
    Queensland captain Ali Brigginshaw says NSW may not be ready for dynamic centre Evania Pelite ahead of the Women's State of Origin in Canberra on Friday night.
  • Tue, Jun 21, 2022
    Melbourne skipper Jesse Bromwich has been returned to the New Zealand Test captaincy, replacing retired Benji Marshall, with the Kiwis facing Tonga on Saturday.
  • Tue, Jun 21, 2022
    Murray Taulagi played rugby union until he was 16 but says a brush with Wally Lewis was all it took to convince him to pledge his allegiance to the Maroons.
  • Tue, Jun 21, 2022
    Tino Fa'asuamaleaui will return to the lock position for Queensland in State of Origin II in what looms as a crucial role, replacing the injured Reuben Cotter.
  • Tue, Jun 21, 2022
    The governing body for international rugby league has banned transgender athletes from competing at this year's Women's World Cup while more research is done.
  • Mon, Jun 20, 2022
    Queensland coach Billy Slater has replaced the injured Reuben Cotter and Xavier Coates with Jai Arrow and Murray Taulagi respectively for State of Origin II.
  • Mon, Jun 20, 2022
    Queensland coach Billy Slater isn't preoccupied by the Blues' reaction to a series-opening State of Origin loss likely to prompt five NSW selection changes.
  • Mon, Jun 20, 2022
    NSW coach Brad Fittler hopes the inclusion of Matt Burton in the State of Origin side can help the Blues to overcome Queensland's kick pressure in game two.
  • Mon, Jun 20, 2022
    Matt Burton appeared to force his hand into Alex Twal's neck during Canterbury's win over Wests Tigers but has not been sanctioned and is free for Origin II.
  • Mon, Jun 20, 2022
    Api Koroisau has stormed into NSW's starting side for the second game of the State of Origin series, while Siosifa Talakai and Matt Burton will debut.
  • Mon, Jun 20, 2022
    Twelve months on from the eligibility saga that stopped him playing State of Origin, Ronaldo Mulitalo has been called up for New Zealand.
  • Mon, Jun 20, 2022
    Star Canberra and New Zealand prop Joe Tapine admits the prospect of playing Saturday's match against Tonga in his home country is an emotional one.
  • Sun, Jun 19, 2022
    A snapshot of round 15 NRL action, as Canterbury recorded a second straight win and North Queensland pulled off a comeback for the ages.
  • Sun, Jun 19, 2022
    Josh Addo-Carr has missed out on selection in Origin II but that hasn't stopped him from cheering Matt Burton as he prepares to make his Origin debut.
  • Sun, Jun 19, 2022
    Pat Carrigan says he will do what he can to cover the massive loss of injured Queensland forward Reuben Cotter in the second State of Origin clash.
  • Sat, Jun 18, 2022
    Nick Meaney has emerged as one of Melbourne's most valuable players, according to coach Craig Bellamy who says the utility has the smarts to match his skills.
  • Sat, Jun 18, 2022
    Queensland lock Reuben Cotter has been ruled out of State of Origin II, with a hamstring tear set to keep him out of the game for around a month.
  • Sat, Jun 18, 2022
    Canberra will be out to address their second-half woes while Newcastle will look to restore some pride when the sides clash at GIO Stadium on Sunday.
  • Sat, Jun 18, 2022
    Sisosifa Talakai's versatility could change Brad Fittler's thinking as he prepares to name his NSW squad for Origin II on Sunday week.
  • Sat, Jun 18, 2022
    Wests Tigers interim coach Brett Kimmorley says there's no excuses for his side ahead of Sunday's game with Canterbury, with star Adam Doueihi back.
  • Fri, Jun 17, 2022
    NSW's hopes of levelling the State of Origin series against Queensland in Perth have been dealt a big blow with centre Jack Wighton contracting COVID-19.
  • Fri, Jun 17, 2022
    Returning Wests Tigers star Adam Doueihi says he wants to play in the halves long term, setting up a potential squeeze between the NRL club's three playmakers.
  • Fri, Jun 17, 2022
    South Sydney coach Jason Demetriou has made clear that Lachlan Ilias will start as halfback next round despite being hooked early against St George Illawarra.
  • Fri, Jun 17, 2022
    Interim Warriors coach Stacey Jones hopes the debut of teenage playmaker Ronald Volkman can breathe life back into the form of struggling Shaun Johnson.
  • Fri, Jun 17, 2022
    Penrith have re-signed exciting young centre Izack Tago, who will be integral to the side's pursuit of back-to-back NRL premierships under coach Ivan Cleary.
  • Wed, Jun 15, 2022
    Melbourne's hopes of having Ryan Papenhuyzen back on deck to face Brisbane on Friday night have been dashed with the gun fullback contracting COVID-19.
  • Wed, Jun 15, 2022
    Veteran Canberra half Sam Williams has agreed to leave the Raiders immediately, as NRL and Super League clubs circle for his signature.
  • Wed, Jun 15, 2022
    South Sydney coach Jason Demetriou says it's not fair on an underdone Latrell Mitchell that he's being considered for a State of Origin recall in game two.
  • Wed, Jun 15, 2022
    Kotoni Staggs and Daniel Tupou will have to decide if they want to play for Tonga or NSW's Origin side next week after being called up for international duty.
  • Tue, Jun 14, 2022
    Melbourne star Felise Kaufusi has been found not guilty at the NRL judiciary, avoiding a fine and further strike against his name for an elbow on Sam Walker.
  • Tue, Jun 14, 2022
    South Sydney have said they do not want Latrell Mitchell in State of Origin II for NSW, but teammate Campbell Graham insists he'd be up to the challenge.
  • Tue, Jun 14, 2022
    Interim Canterbury coach Michael Potter is unsure if he wants the job on a full-time basis, but he has already helped free up the club's attack.
  • Tue, Jun 14, 2022
    Marion Seve has beaten cancer and overcome a knee reconstruction to return to first grade, with Melbourne coach Craig Bellamy heaping praise on the centre.
  • Mon, Jun 13, 2022
    A snapshot of round 14 NRL action when new coaches couldn't create a quick fix for the Wests Tigers or the Warriors.
  • Mon, Jun 13, 2022
    Club great Stacey Jones admits to being "nervous and scattered" at first by taking on the Warriors' NRL job as calls for a complete overhaul grow louder.
  • Mon, Jun 13, 2022
    Jarome Luai launched a passionate defence of halves partner Nathan Cleary on the back of Origin I after Penrith's demolition of Newcastle on Sunday.
  • Mon, Jun 13, 2022
    Wests Tigers centre Brent Naden faces up to a five-game ban after being sent off and subsequently charged for a dangerous throw on Manly star Jake Trbojevic.
  • Mon, Jun 13, 2022
    Brenko Lee won an NRL title and State of Origin series within the space of a month in 2020 but has had to wait almost two seasons for another NRL opportunity.
  • Sun, Jun 12, 2022
    Penrith assistant coach Cameron Ciraldo says he is flattered but also slightly uncomfortable about being linked to the Wests Tigers job.
  • Sun, Jun 12, 2022
    Felise Kaufusi will be able to play in State of Origin II for Queensland after avoiding a ban for his elbow to the head of Sydney Roosters playmaker Sam Walker.
  • Sun, Jun 12, 2022
    Before the injuries took their toll in a famous Brisbane victory, Ezra Mam showed his offensive flair and improved defence in an NRL statement performance.
  • Sun, Jun 12, 2022
    Brent Naden has become the first Wests Tigers player sent off in 20 years as his team were humbled 30-4 in their first game since coach Michael Maguire's exit.
  • Sun, Jun 12, 2022
    A fit-again Maika Sivo will play his first NRL game this season for Parramatta, who were afforded a rare five-day break to freshen up before playing Canterbury.
  • Sat, Jun 11, 2022
    Cronulla coach Craig Fitzgibbon has warned his side about the effects a new coach can have when they face the Warriors, though the stats say otherwise.
  • Fri, Jun 10, 2022
    North Queensland have comfortably seen off St George Illawarra 31-12 to win their 10th game of the season and keep them firmly in the NRL's top four.
  • Fri, Jun 10, 2022
    Dane Gagai has been around the Queensland team long enough to see how Billy Slater is doing what Mal Meninga did to turn the tables on NSW in State of Origin.
  • Fri, Jun 10, 2022
    Penrith's Isaah Yeo won't back up from Origin I when the Panthers face Newcastle on Sunday after a nasty collision in State of Origin 1.
  • Thu, Jun 09, 2022
    Cameron Munster hasn't been tempted to break his booze ban while in Origin camp, even after his teammates toasted his man of the match performance in Sydney.
  • Thu, Jun 09, 2022
    Nathan Cleary has taken NSW's series-opening loss to Queensland personally, labelling it a 'kick up the backside' to start his State of Origin series.
  • Thu, Jun 09, 2022
    Hamiso Tabuai-Fidow and Murray Taulagi are set to battle it out for the vacant wing spot in Queensland's Origin side with their first chance on Friday night.
  • Thu, Jun 09, 2022
    Queensland legend Wally Lewis says Cameron Munster can play even better after his man-of-the-match display secured the Maroons' victory in Origin Game I.
  • Thu, Jun 09, 2022
    NSW lock Isaah Yeo claims officials were right to allow him to stay on the field in State of Origin I, despite Queensland star Cameron Munster raising concerns.
  • Thu, Jun 09, 2022
    Reuben Cotter will race home for the birth of his first child still buzzing after a tireless Queensland debut that helped steer his side to an upset win.
  • Thu, Jun 09, 2022
    A week in camp with Billy Slater has had the desired impact on Kalyn Ponga, who wiped aside four years of Origin inconsistency to star in Sydney.
  • Thu, Jun 09, 2022
    Wests Tigers co-captain James Tamou believes it will be hard for his club to convince Cameron Ciraldo to leave his assistant coaching role at Penrith.
  • Thu, Jun 09, 2022
    Skipper Tohu Harris says Warriors players must take responsibility for the exit of Nathan Brown as the club begins its search for a new permanent head coach.
  • Wed, Jun 08, 2022
    Ivan Cleary has taken a tongue-in-cheek swipe at the Dolphins, claiming the NRL's newest franchise treat Penrith as if it is their own backyard for recruitment.
  • Wed, Jun 08, 2022
    Queensland have beaten NSW 16-10 to claim the State of Origin series opener and notch their first win in Sydney since 2017, with Cameron Munster starring.
  • Wed, Jun 08, 2022
    Ray Warren will spend his first State of Origin on his couch at home since 1989, talking at his TV rather than calling the match to millions of Australians.
  • Wed, Jun 08, 2022
    Queensland's all-star coaching cast endured a nervous State of Origin eve knowing it's their new-look squad, not them, that will control the outcome in Sydney.
  • Wed, Jun 08, 2022
    Melbourne Rebels winger Young Tonumaipea has been given a train and trial contract with the Melbourne Storm, where he started his NRL career back in 2014.
  • Tue, Jun 07, 2022
    Rookie Queensland Origin coach Billy Slater says part of his job is instilling belief in his players, but they have returned the favour for him.
  • Tue, Jun 07, 2022
    The winning team in Origin I often goes on to win the series and, as they play their first Game I at home since 2016, NSW aim to use it to their advantage.
  • Tue, Jun 07, 2022
    Cameron Ciraldo looms as the most likely target for Wests Tigers next coach after they axed Michael Maguire just hours after he finished an NRL field session.
  • Tue, Jun 07, 2022
    Wests Tigers have had some good news on the injury front with winger David Nofoaluma back in their lineup, while Brisbane has recalled their star halfback.
  • Tue, Jun 07, 2022
    One year after blowing Queensland off the park in State of Origin I, NSW are preparing to grind their way to victory over the Maroons in the 2022 series-opener.
  • Tue, Jun 07, 2022
    Incumbent Kangaroos No.7 Daly Cherry-Evans can peg back Nathan Cleary's charge for his green and gold jersey with a good State of Origin showing.
  • Tue, Jun 07, 2022
    Jack Wighton's growth and adaptability have him best placed to handle the switch to centre for NSW in State of Origin, according to Canberra coach Ricky Stuart.
  • Mon, Jun 06, 2022
    Billy Slater the coach hasn't overplayed his hand as a former Queensland great, rather drawing on his diligence to prepare the Maroons for a Sydney ambush.
  • Mon, Jun 06, 2022
    A cut-out ball and 50-metre try for Mackay against Norths Devils in 2018 were the moments that sent Nicho Hynes on the path to NSW State of Origin duties.
  • Mon, Jun 06, 2022
    Daly Cherry-Evans will rely on his own solid spine combination to counter a Penrith-heavy NSW unit that proved too good in last year's State of Origin.
  • Mon, Jun 06, 2022
    NSW hooker Damien Cook believes the NRL's new rules that have slightly slowed down the speed in the regular season will barely impact on State of Origin.
  • Mon, Jun 06, 2022
    Evania Pelite, who won gold in Olympic Sevens in Rio and competed in Tokyo, is set to make her State of Origin debut after being named in the Queensland side.
  • Mon, Jun 06, 2022
    A one-two punch with Junior Paulo has helped Reagan Campbell-Gillard reignite his State of Origin career, with the combination to lead the Blues pack in Game I.
  • Mon, Jun 06, 2022
    Canberra winger Jordan Rapana has been hit with up to a two-game ban after he flung his leg out in a tackle and made contact with a Sydney Roosters player.
  • Mon, Jun 06, 2022
    Queensland mentor Billy Slater will become the fourth man to lead a State of Origin side without prior first-grade head-coaching experience in Australia.
  • Mon, Jun 06, 2022
    The Warriors are reportedly set to meet with Nathan Brown over his future as coach with the club having lost five straight games to be 14th on the NRL ladder.
  • Sun, Jun 05, 2022
    A snapshot of round 13 NRL action, where Manly thrashed the Warriors and Penrith cruised past Canterbury without their key players.
  • Sun, Jun 05, 2022
    NSW captain James Tedesco says the absences of star State of Origin centres Tom Trbojevic and Latrell Mitchell won't force the Blues to change their game.
  • Sun, Jun 05, 2022
    Stephen Crichton's NSW State of Origin debut comes only three years after he completely won over Blues officials with his talent in his maiden underage camp.
  • Sun, Jun 05, 2022
    Work with retired Collingwood AFL captain Nick Maxwell has added to Queenslander Xavier Coates' aerial threat ahead of Wednesday's State of Origin opener.
  • Sun, Jun 05, 2022
    Jake Trbojevic wanted to ensure his State of Origin disappointment did not spill into Manly's camp before rebounding for the Sea Eagles against the Warriors.
  • Sat, Jun 04, 2022
    Queensland star Valentine Holmes has already shut down Kotoni Staggs this year, but admits feeling nervous about defending him during State of Origin.
  • Sat, Jun 04, 2022
    Twenty years after NSW had no players from Pasifika background in their State of Origin squad, 13 of Brad Fittler's players are eligible for Polynesian nations.
  • Sat, Jun 04, 2022
    Josh Addo-Carr hopes he can play his way back into Brad Fittler's NSW State of Origin squad after scoring twice in Canterbury's NRL loss to Penrith.
  • Sat, Jun 04, 2022
    Wayne Bennett will act as an advisor to stand-in Tonga coach Dean Young in the lead-up to the Pacific Test, with regular mentor Kristian Woolf in England.
  • Fri, Jun 03, 2022
    The power of NSW's back-three threatens to swing the State of Origin series-opener in the Blues' favour, making 177 more metres per game than the Queenslanders.
  • Fri, Jun 03, 2022
    A pair of 21-year-olds shone on Thursday for a North Queensland team missing four State of Origin stars, in a sign the Maroons' cupboard is well stocked.
  • Fri, Jun 03, 2022
    Manly coach Des Hasler says lock Jake Trbojevic copped his NSW State of Origin axing on the chin, while admitting his own surprise over the Blues' decision.
  • Fri, Jun 03, 2022
    The NRL has changed the way players will be punished for foul play in representative football, lessening the chance of bans carrying into club football.
  • Fri, Jun 03, 2022
    The Canberra Raiders have been delivered a crushing blow with champion Jarrod Croker needing shoulder surgery, ruling him out for the rest of the season.
  • Thu, Jun 02, 2022
    Jeremy Marshall-King has become the latest player to take up a deal with the Dolphins, with the Canterbury hooker signing a two-year deal at the Redcliffe club.
  • Thu, Jun 02, 2022
    The Titans scored first but it was all the Cowboys after that, winning 32-6 on the Gold Coast to heap further pressure on Justin Holbrook's battling NRL side.
  • Thu, Jun 02, 2022
    Harry Grant, once a tee boy for Ben Hunt in a team coached by his dad, will share the hooking duties with his Yeppoon mate in Wednesday's Origin opener.
  • Thu, Jun 02, 2022
    Ryan Matterson's mum was told her son may never play rugby league again at age 18, but he will make his State of Origin debut for NSW off the bench in Game I.
  • Thu, Jun 02, 2022
    Penrith lost their Origin-affected round last year but captains Isaah Yeo and Nathan Cleary say those stepping up to NRL will be a match for Canterbury.
  • Thu, Jun 02, 2022
    Queensland's Tino Fa'asuamaleaui says he's ready to play in the front-row in next week's State of Origin opener, and resume hostilities with NSW's Payne Haas.
  • Wed, Jun 01, 2022
    Jason Taumalolo's return from injury helps offset the loss of four players to Origin for North Queensland when they play Gold Coast in NRL on Thursday night.
  • Wed, Jun 01, 2022
    Legendary rugby league commentator Ray Warren has confirmed his retirement, the 78-year-old opting not to return for next week's State of Origin series opener.
  • Wed, Jun 01, 2022
    Penrith star Jarome Luai finally feels he belongs at State of Origin level after earning a recall to Brad Fittler's NSW set-up earlier this week.
  • Wed, Jun 01, 2022
    Former Manly player Tony Mestrov has been appointed as the NRL club's new chief executive, becoming the sixth person to hold the role in the past eight years.
  • Wed, Jun 01, 2022
    Gold Coast's AJ Brimson says he wasn't surprised to be overlooked for Queensland's State of Origin squad, with his own NRL form not matching that of rivals.
  • Wed, Jun 01, 2022
    Queensland fullback Kalyn Ponga believes he's ready for his best State of Origin series yet as he arrives in Maroons camp fit and focused on beating NSW.
  • Wed, Jun 01, 2022
    Raiders forward Joe Tapine is in career-best form, but he'll get a big test this weekend in the form of the Sydney Roosters forward pack.
  • Wed, Jun 01, 2022
    Harry Grant has battled a groin niggle and bout of the flu but Queensland coach Billy Slater expects him to join the squad as planned on Wednesday.
  • Wed, Jun 01, 2022
    Kotoni Staggs has been one of the NRL's most entertaining prospects for the last two seasons but injury has denied him a chance of playing State of Origin.
2022 May
  • Tue, May 31, 2022
    Interim Canterbury coach Mick Potter says NSW's loss is Canterbury's gain as Josh Addo-Carr lines up to face Penrith with a point to prove on Friday night.
  • Tue, May 31, 2022
    South Sydney premiership hero Sam Burgess is being linked to an assistant's role at the Dolphins after Wayne Bennett watched his side play in Coffs Harbour.
  • Tue, May 31, 2022
    Recalled NSW forward Reagan Campbell-Gillard will be out to make the most of a second chance at State of Origin level in the opening game of the 2022 series.
  • Tue, May 31, 2022
    Brisbane have announced they will resume contract negotiations with Payne Haas at the end of the season following his dramatic request for a release.
  • Tue, May 31, 2022
    Wests Tigers chairman Lee Hagipantelis says the embattled club is awaiting a mid-season report before making a call on coach Michael Maguire.
  • Tue, May 31, 2022
    Stocky NSW winger Brian To'o expects to be a focus of Queensland's attacking kicks and says he relishes the challenge of marking up on the tall Selwyn Cobbo.
  • Tue, May 31, 2022
    North Queensland and Penrith have shuffled their decks to handle mass changes thanks to State or Origin, while Joey Manu will play fullback for the Roosters.
  • Mon, May 30, 2022
    NSW coach Brad Fittler says Canterbury's poor start to the NRL season has cost Josh Addo-Carr, admitting dropping him was his hardest State of Origin call yet.
  • Mon, May 30, 2022
    A day after Brad Fittler has taken the first big gamble of the State of Origin series, Queensland coach Billy Slater will unveil his maiden Maroons side.
  • Mon, May 30, 2022
    In his first act as Queensland coach, Billy Slater marched his side down Caxton Street to be met by Maroons great Wally Lewis, who delivered a rousing address.
  • Sun, May 29, 2022
    NSW coach Brad Fittler is confident that Payne Haas' contract dramas at Brisbane will not be a distraction in State of Origin after speaking with the prop.
  • Sun, May 29, 2022
    Set to serve as a bridge between Queensland State of Origin generations, Dane Gagai is excited by what Billy Slater can bring to the new-look side this season.
  • Sun, May 29, 2022
    Four potential State of Origin debutants have been picked in a NSW squad that includes the shock selection of Daniel Tupou at the expense of Josh Addo-Carr.
  • Sun, May 29, 2022
    The winners and losers from the NSW State of Origin side announced by coach Brad Fittler on Sunday for game one of the series.
  • Sat, May 28, 2022
    Brisbane's Kurt Capewell has smiled through questions about teammate Payne Haas's request for an immediate release, insisting the players aren't miffed.
  • Sat, May 28, 2022
    Canterbury could loom as Accor Stadium's last major tenant, and they can see an upside in turning the Olympic venue back to a blue-and-white jungle.
  • Sat, May 28, 2022
    Kalyn Ponga and Anthony Milford have helped Newcastle claw back a 12-0 deficit to inflict a fourth straight NRL loss on the Warriors in a 24-16 win.
  • Sat, May 28, 2022
    Cameron Munster says whether or not he's picked for Queensland on Monday, Selwyn Cobbo has a big future, likening him to former Maroons great Greg Inglis.
  • Sat, May 28, 2022
    His own harshest critic, Tino Fa'asuamaleaui doesn't think he's worthy of a Queensland call-up despite his titanic efforts for the Gold Coast this NRL season.
  • Sat, May 28, 2022
    James Tedesco has led from the front to spearhead the Sydney Roosters to a 36-16 NRL win over Cronulla after the Sharks staged a second-half fightback.
  • Sat, May 28, 2022
    Under-pressure coach Michael Maguire is adamant the Wests Tigers' season is not over at the halfway mark despite a 3-9 record after a loss to South Sydney.
  • Fri, May 27, 2022
    Melbourne coach Craig Bellamy has said Xavier Coates has done enough to retain his Queensland Origin side spot despite fierce competition from NRL rivals.
  • Fri, May 27, 2022
    North Queensland's leaders believe there's still room for growth despite the NRL side enjoying its best start to a season since 2015.
  • Fri, May 27, 2022
    NSW Women's State of Origin coach Kylie Hilder and captain Kezie Apps are adamant only eight teams should feature in the 2023 NRLW competition.
  • Fri, May 27, 2022
    Brisbane fans have booed Payne Haas but the Broncos rallied from 20 points behind to beat Gold Coast in a wild and wacky NRL derby at Suncorp Stadium.
  • Fri, May 27, 2022
    NSW State of Origin coach Brad Fittler has spoken with wantaway Brisbane prop Payne Haas ahead of Blues selection and says his contract situation is not ideal.
  • Fri, May 27, 2022
    Gold Coast coach Justin Holbrook hopes Kieran Foran's arrival at the Titans in 2023 will have the same impact as Adam Reynolds has had for Brisbane in the NRL.
  • Fri, May 27, 2022
    Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson is focused only on Cronulla as his struggling NRL heavyweights enter a brutal five-game stretch of matches.
  • Fri, May 27, 2022
    Cameron Munster is expecting NSW to stick to their winning Penrith combinations and name Stephen Crichton as Blues centre for his State of Origin debut.
  • Fri, May 27, 2022
    Frustrated Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson has angrily denied suggestions disgruntled Brisbane prop Payne Haas could be headed to Bondi Junction.
  • Fri, May 27, 2022
    South Sydney will have Cameron Murray back on deck for Saturday's clash with the Wests Tigers after he completed his rehabilitation from shoulder surgery.
  • Thu, May 26, 2022
    Jarome Luai is back to his best for Penrith on the eve of State of Origin, and he owes much of that to a wake-up call from the round-nine loss to Parramatta.
  • Thu, May 26, 2022
    Cameron Munster has put Melbourne back in the winner's circle with a starring performance in a 28-8 win over Manly in their Thursday night NRL clash.
  • Thu, May 26, 2022
    Cronulla prop Andrew Fifita says the Sharks want to win for Craig Fitzgibbon when the coach comes up against the Sydney Roosters for the first time.
  • Thu, May 26, 2022
    Warriors boss Cameron George says an argument with the NRL club's owner Mark Robinson may have played a part in Matt Lodge's sudden, expensive exit last week.
  • Wed, May 25, 2022
    Des Hasler has insisted he did not cross a line when it comes to criticism of referees after the loss to Parramatta, as the NRL weigh up whether to fine Manly.
  • Wed, May 25, 2022
    Melbourne will be without star hooker Harry Grant due to an adductor injury but have halfback Jahrome Hughes back to face Manly on Thursday night.
  • Tue, May 24, 2022
    Josh Addo-Carr hopes NSW Origin coach Brad Fittler hasn't wiped the winger's contact details from his phone after an indifferent start to life at Canterbury.
  • Tue, May 24, 2022
    North Queensland say they aren't getting caught up with what Penrith will bring to their Friday night NRL blockbuster, trying to keep the focus on themselves.
  • Tue, May 24, 2022
    Kieran Foran hopes his 250th NRL game after a long run of injuries can help serve as inspiration for Manly teammate Tom Trbojevic ahead of his latest surgery.
  • Tue, May 24, 2022
    Cameron Murray has helped his State of Origin prospects by being named on an extended bench for South Sydney, as a host of big-name possible returns in the NRL.
  • Tue, May 24, 2022
    The NRL is moving closer towards going straight to 10 teams in its women's competition in 2023 as part of an accelerated expansion process.
  • Mon, May 23, 2022
    Jack Bird has re-signed with St George Illawarra on a two-year deal, with both he and the NRL club having a mutual option for a third season.
  • Mon, May 23, 2022
    In-form Brisbane centre Kotoni Staggs is hoping his path back from an ACL injury leads to a NSW State of Origin call-up at the end of the week.
  • Mon, May 23, 2022
    Brisbane young gun Selwyn Cobbo has been backed as a Queensland State of Origin bolter by NRL teammate Kotoni Staggs after the Maroons lost winger Kyle Feldt.
  • Mon, May 23, 2022
    Lindsay Collins has admitted he is unsure if he will be able to regain his Queensland State of Origin jersey while not at his best on return from knee injury.
  • Mon, May 23, 2022
    NRL head of football Graham Annesley has told coaches to butt out on commentary over head knocks, after South Sydney's unease over Taane Milne being ruled out.
  • Sun, May 22, 2022
    A look at Round 11 of the NRL season, as Manly's Tom Trbojevic suffered a serious injury and North Queensland upset Melbourne in convincing fashion.
  • Sun, May 22, 2022
    Premiership centre Stephen Crichton says he's trying not to think about NSW Origin selection despite another backline vacancy with Tom Trbojevic out injured.
  • Sun, May 22, 2022
    He may have represented his country at an Olympic Games but a rainy NRL debut against Gold Coast was a dream come true for Cronulla's Lachie Miller.
  • Sun, May 22, 2022
    Wests Tigers have freed up a spot on their NRL roster with prop Thomas Mikaele released to take up an offer with English Super League club Warrington.
  • Sat, May 21, 2022
    He's still proving himself as an NRL five-eighth but Gold Coast's AJ Brimson insists the impending arrival of Kieran Foran is a positive for all at the Titans.
  • Sat, May 21, 2022
    Brad Fittler has taken to using a pencil to plan his NSW State of Origin side with Tom Trbojevic the fifth Blue to go down with injury inside 14 days.
  • Sat, May 21, 2022
    Jason Taumalolo and Kyle Feldt have been injured in North Queensland's 30-point NRL thumping of Melbourne at Queensland Country Bank Stadium.
  • Sat, May 21, 2022
    Mitch Moses has detailed his relief of kicking Parramatta to victory against Manly, after earlier being sin-binned in the Eels' come-from-behind win.
  • Sat, May 21, 2022
    Brent Naden says he felt coach Trent Barrett didn't get a fair crack of the whip after the pair both left Canterbury Bulldogs this week.
  • Sat, May 21, 2022
    The NRL has backed the call for Manly's Christian Tuipulotu to be penalised for a high tackle late in Manly's loss to Parramatta, with coach Des Hasler fuming.
  • Sat, May 21, 2022
    Tom Trbojevic's NRL season is all but over with the superstar Manly fullback and reigning Dally M Medallist requiring an operation on his left shoulder.
  • Fri, May 20, 2022
    The New Zealand Warriors have had some tough conversations about their inconsistent play in the hope of reinvigorating them against the Dragons on Saturday.
  • Fri, May 20, 2022
    Newcastle are confident there is more to come from Anthony Milford after he made his first appearance of the 2022 season in their loss against Brisbane.
  • Fri, May 20, 2022
    Mick Potter will weigh up whether to keep Tevita Pangai Jr as a bench forward after sparking a resurgence from Canterbury in Friday's loss to the Wests Tigers.
  • Fri, May 20, 2022
    Shaun Wane has left the door open for Sydney Roosters lock Victor Radley to represent England at the Rugby League World Cup later this year.
  • Fri, May 20, 2022
    Matt Lodge has been granted an immediate release by the Warriors with the prop unavailable to commit to the NRL club's return to New Zealand.
  • Thu, May 19, 2022
    Queensland Cup side the PNG Hunters will send four players to the Dolphins NRL pre-season training in a partnership to develop young Papua New Guineans.
  • Thu, May 19, 2022
    St George Illawarra players are adamant that Tyrell Sloan can recover from being dropped twice already this year to one day be among the NRL's best fullbacks.
  • Thu, May 19, 2022
    West Tigers coach Michael Maguire says Brent Naden will play against his former NRL club Canterbury, three days after making the switch from the Bulldogs.
  • Wed, May 18, 2022
    Brisbane coach Kevin Walters is wary of former half Anthony Milford, who he thinks will benefit from the "clean air" at Newcastle since his Red Hill exit.
  • Wed, May 18, 2022
    Bulldogs captain Josh Jackson was prepared to back Trent Barrett before his exit this week, with Mick Potter now in the hot seat at the battling NRL club.
  • Wed, May 18, 2022
    Gold Coast captain Tino Fa'asuamaleaui says he feels the pressure of captaincy at a young age, but it also invigorates his desire to deliver for the Titans.
  • Tue, May 17, 2022
    Gold Coast's David Fifita is committed to fully recovering from his knee injury, even if it means missing the State of Origin opener for Queensland.
  • Tue, May 17, 2022
    Brent Naden has joined the Wests Tigers after being granted an immediate release by Canterbury, with Mick Potter the favourite to coach the NRL strugglers.
  • Tue, May 17, 2022
    Ahead of their NRL clash with ladder leaders Penrith, Sydney Roosters centre Joey Manu says teenage sensation Joseph Suaalii can be a great of the game.
  • Tue, May 17, 2022
    Gold Coast halfback Toby Sexton admits life as a starting NRL halfback is "full-on" but he's hoping some stability around him can help him find his best form.
  • Mon, May 16, 2022
    Gold Coast fullback Jayden Campbell is back in first grade and eager to turn around the Titans' NRL season after a starring display against St George Illawarra.
  • Mon, May 16, 2022
    After an audacious offload and a two-try salvo in North Queensland's win over Wests Tigers, Murray Taulagi has made a strong pitch for Maroons selection.
  • Mon, May 16, 2022
    Victor Radley's ankle injury soured a resilient win for the Sydney Roosters, who have sneaked into the NRL's top four ahead of Saturday's match with Penrith.
  • Sun, May 15, 2022
    The North Queensland Cowboys have easily accounted for the Wests Tigers in the final game of the NRL's Magic Round, scoring a 36-12 win at Suncorp Stadium.
  • Sun, May 15, 2022
    Joseph Suaalii set the tone and scored twice as the Sydney Roosters held off a Parramatta fightback led by Mitchell Moses at Brisbane's NRL Magic Round.
  • Sat, May 14, 2022
    Back at Suncorp Stadium for Melbourne's top-of-the-table Magic Round clash with Penrith, Xavier Coates is hoping to impress again for his new NRL club.
  • Sat, May 14, 2022
    They've already beaten Melbourne and Penrith this season but Parramatta coach Brad Arthur says he's yet to be fully convinced of the Eels' big-game mentality.
  • Sat, May 14, 2022
    Craig Fitzgibbon hopes Cronulla can continue to build on the character they displayed in last week's victory over the Warriors when they face Canberra.
  • Sat, May 14, 2022
    Newcastle have Anthony Milford available for selection and the former Brisbane playmaker could face his old side in his first game back at NRL level.
  • Sat, May 14, 2022
    Gold Coast's Jayden Campbell and St George Illawarra's Tyrell Sloan both had differing fortunes as they made their NRL returns in Saturday's Magic Round clash.
  • Sat, May 14, 2022
    Selwyn Cobbo admits he's been talking to new Queensland coach Billy Slater as a State of Origin call-up becomes a possibility for the in-form Brisbane teenager.
  • Fri, May 13, 2022
    Brisbane is locked in as the home of the NRL's Magic Round for the next two years and despite heavy rain, near-capacity crowds are expected at Suncorp Stadium.
  • Fri, May 13, 2022
    Adam Reynolds has starred again as Brisbane capped an incredible 12-month turnaround with their biggest-ever defeat of Manly at the NRL's Magic Round.
  • Fri, May 13, 2022
    Queensland State of Origin coach Billy Slater says he's not worried about Newcastle's NRL struggles affecting Kalyn Ponga's ability to perform for the Maroons.
  • Fri, May 13, 2022
    Coach Craig Bellamy has opted for Tyran Wishart at fullback after contemplating playing Cameron Munster there in Melbourne's NRL Magic Round clash with Penrith.
  • Fri, May 13, 2022
    The Gold Coast are hoping to get back to the form they showed to make last year's finals as they face St George Illawarra at the NRL's Magic Round.
  • Thu, May 12, 2022
    Victory for Brisbane against Manly on Friday night as part of the NRL's Magic Round would give the Broncos their first four-game winning streak in five years.
  • Thu, May 12, 2022
    The NRL's bottom two sides will kick off the NRL's Magic Round on Friday night and Bulldogs coach Trent Barrett has challenged Matt Burton to deliver.
  • Thu, May 12, 2022
    The NRL say they aren't worried about the Dolphins' inability to make a splash in the player market as the competition descends on Brisbane for Magic Round.
  • Thu, May 12, 2022
    Canberra Raiders' hooker Tom Starling is looking to build his tank and be his side's long-term solution at hooker when Josh Hodgson leaves the club.
  • Thu, May 12, 2022
    Nick Meaney is set to wear Melbourne's No.1 jersey for the first time following injury to Ryan Papenhuyzen when he lines up against NRL champions Penrith.
  • Thu, May 12, 2022
    Recalled Gold Coast forward Jarrod Wallace says the struggling Titans face a make-or-break period in their NRL season, as their finals hopes hang by a thread.
  • Wed, May 11, 2022
    Australia coach Mal Meninga says he won't be actively pitching to players with Pasifika heritage to play for the Kangaroos at the Rugby League World Cup.
  • Wed, May 11, 2022
    Data from NRL matches played this year compared to after Magic Round in 2021 shows the number of high tackles has reduced significantly following the crackdown.
  • Wed, May 11, 2022
    Melbourne Storm halfback Jahrome Hughes has apologised after he was filmed mocking the background of some Panthers players, which they used as motivation.
  • Tue, May 10, 2022
    Keenan Palasia has rated Brisbane's NRL win against South Sydney without Payne Haas as a telling one as they prepare to welcome the forward back to face Manly.
  • Tue, May 10, 2022
    On a day when NSW coach Brad Fittler was an onlooker at Penrith training, 21-year-old centre Stephen Crichton says he is primed for the State of Origin arena.
  • Tue, May 10, 2022
    Melbourne fullback Ryan Papenhuyzen will be missing for four-to-six weeks after scans revealed a posterior cruciate ligament injury as well as a hamstring tear.
  • Mon, May 09, 2022
    Newcastle coach Adam O'Brien has revealed Dane Gagai could be among big-name inclusions to face Canterbury, as the Knights try to avoid an eighth straight loss.
  • Mon, May 09, 2022
    Kodi Nikorima has signed with South Sydney until the end of the 2023 NRL season, meaning he can face the Warriors just five days after exiting the club.
  • Mon, May 09, 2022
    The NRL has confirmed Nathan Cleary was not entitled to take a second shot after a Parramatta trainer ran across the goals in Penrith's two-point loss.
  • Mon, May 09, 2022
    Corey Oates has gone from Queensland Cup to Maroons State of Origin contention in the space of a year, after being axed to Brisbane reserve grade last May.
  • Mon, May 09, 2022
    NSW State of Origin winger Brian To'o believes Stephen Crichton would be the right man to play inside him at left centre for the series opener in June.
  • Sun, May 08, 2022
    Melbourne fullback Ryan Papenhuyzen hurt his hamstring and centre Reimis Smith his pectoral muscle as their side smashed St George Illawarra 42-6 at AAMI Park.
  • Sat, May 07, 2022
    Four unanswered tries in the second half have powered North Queensland to their first-four game win streak in five years with a 36-16 victory over Newcastle.
  • Sat, May 07, 2022
    Melbourne coach Craig Bellamy said he's been trying to do extras at training to prepare his team for an arm-wrestle with the Dragons after recent blow-outs.
  • Sat, May 07, 2022
    Sydney Roosters captain James Tedesco has scored a hat-trick and reached 100 NRL career tries as his team claimed a 44-16 NRL win over Gold Coast in Mackay.
  • Sat, May 07, 2022
    Rod Wishart was one of Illawarra's greatest players before their merger with St George but will happily support Melbourne and his son Tyran over the Dragons.