Angus Crichton sin bin, Australia vs Samoa final, Chanel Harris-Tavita tackle, highlights, video, news

Samoan coach Matt Parish has labeled referee Ashley Klein’s decision to send Kangaroos backrower Angus Crichton to the sin bin as “weak”. The 26-year-old raised his elbow as he braced for a tackle from Samoa’s dummy half Chanel Harris-Tavita in the 46th minute, who was knocked out by the contact. The ugly blow caused the … Read more

Wests Tigers center of excellence, Concord, Zurich Center, NFL inspired, club base, new facilities, world class, Shawn Blore

Wests Tigers gun Shawn Blore has described the club’s new $78 million Concord home as “groundbreaking” in its recovery from a serious knee injury. The “fully professional” facility, inspired by NFL and MLB bases in the US, comes complete with a multi-lane pool, saunas, steam rooms, ice baths, gym with full wrestling arena, theaters, bedrooms, … Read more

Angus Crichton responds to call for Indigenous side; Latrell Mitchell; Josh Addo-Carr, news, updates

Manchester: Kangaroos star Angus Crichton wants the Australian team to remain united amid calls for an Indigenous side at the next World Cup. Indigenous All Stars coach Ron Griffiths wants to see the potential team compete at the 2025 World Cup in France. Watch Australia v Samoa in the Rugby League World Cup Final this … Read more

Recruitment Wests Tigers, Tim Sheens, Benji Marshall, Lee Hagipantelis, signings, contracts, Jackson Hastings, David Klemmer, news

Tigers chairman Lee Hagipantelis has revealed that new coach Tim Sheens and assistant Benji Marshall have adopted a “forensic and strategic” recruiting strategy ahead of the 2023 season. The Tigers finished in last place in 2021 for the first time in the club’s history with Hagipantelis saying “we can’t let that happen again”. Sheens, who … Read more

Draw round 1; 2023 Schedule, Schedule, 2023 Schedule Revealed, Dolphins First Game, Wayne Bennett, Sydney Roosters, Brisbane Broncos vs Penrith Panthers, News

Wayne Bennett’s Dolphins are ready for a baptism of fire in their first NRL game and will face Trent Robinson’s Roosters at Suncorp Stadium. The NRL’s 17th franchise will play their first game at Brisbane’s premier ground, according to the SMH, as a battle has also developed between coaching recruits. Cameron Ciraldo will reportedly face … Read more

Stephen Kearney, Brisbane Broncos, Penrith Panthers, Assistant Coaches 2023, Peter Wallace, Ben Gardiner, Cameron Ciraldo, Andrew Webster, Ivan Cleary

The Panthers have been promoted inside and fell to an unwated Tigers assistant to replace outgoing Cameron Ciraldo and Andrew Webster. Meanwhile, former Warriors head coach Stephen Kearney looks set to team up with Kevin Walters at the Broncos. Read on for the latest Off-season Central. Watch every match of the Rugby League World Cup … Read more

Matt Cooper smokes at St George Illawarra Dragons over awards night sub as George Burgess speaks out

The Dragons face a serious culture crisis with a fired star revealing his broken relationship with the coach and a great club declaring that the place “has no more loyalty and honor”. It all stems from suggestions that coach Anthony Griffin has lost the locker room, a rumor that has garnered a lot of attention … Read more

Transfer Whispers, Luke Brooks, Knights, Tigers, Jayden Sullivan release request, St George Illawarra Dragons, player moves, contracts

There have been reports of Luke Brooks being released early to join the Knights as Tigers coach Tim Sheens scoutes out potential replacements in the UK. Meanwhile, Dragons young gun Jayden Sullivan has made the club a second release request citing mental health concerns over uncertainty over his future amid Ben Hunt’s contract extension. Read … Read more

Ryan Matterson takes suspension over penalty, reaction, counting test matches?, Parramatta Eels, crusher tackle

Eels forward Ryan Matterson has defended his decision to miss three games rather than face a $4,000 fine for a tackle. Matterson has rejected the fine and will instead serve the suspension after being charged with a crusher tackle in Sunday’s grand final. The incident in question occurred in the first half of Parramatta’s 28-12 … Read more

Cameron Munster signs new deal with Melbourne Storm; how much is it worth? Dolphins, Wayne Bennett, transfer news, updates

The Melbourne Storm has landed a $4 million recruiting grab by retaining the NRL’s most in-demand talent in the Kangaroos open market and Queensland’s five-eighth Cameron Munster. In a hammer blow for the NRL’s newest team, the Dolphins, Munster has turned down a $5.6 million four-year deal from the NRL’s 17th team to instead re-sign … Read more