Paul Green dead at 49: NRL legend endured ‘tough’ year before shock death

NRL icon Paul Green had hardened arguably the toughest year of his life before his tragic death, which has rocked the rugby league community. The 49-year-old was found dead at his Brisbane home on Thursday morning, the day after his son’s ninth birthday. It has been confirmed he took his own life from him. Green’s … Read more

Paul Green’s ‘tough’ year before he took his own life

NRL icon Paul Green had hardened arguably the toughest year of his life before he was found dead after taking his own life. The 49-year-old was found dead at his Brisbane home on Thursday morning, the day after his son’s ninth birthday. His death comes 11 months after he was sacked as head coach of … Read more

NRL news 2022: Positive Covid-19 test cartridge throws press conference into disarray, Manly vs Eels score

Friday evening’s press conference at 4 Pines Park was thrown into disarray after a positive Covid-19 RAT test was found in the venue’s designated media room. The Parramatta Eels defeated the Manly Sea Eagles 36-20 in the Round 21 contest, with winger Maika Sivo scoring a double for the visitors. But after the final siren, … Read more

Brad Fittler calls out Manly’s seven jerseys in 2022 for ‘every cause’ amid pride jersey furore

NSW State of Origin coach and Nine commentator Brad Fittler has called for the NRL to reduce the number of special jerseys teams have after the Sea Eagles’ pride jersey drama. The Manly story has dominated the rugby league landscape this week after seven players — Josh Aloiai, Jason Saab, Christian Tuipulotu, Josh Schuster, Haumole … Read more

Manly pride jersey scandal: Des Hasler telling press conference

Manly coach Des Hasler admitted his team has work to do to overcome the pride jersey scandal while captain Daly Cherry-Evans issued a warning about putting players in awkward positions after the club’s week was derailed by off-field headlines. Seven Sea Eagles players boycotted Thursday night’s match against the Roosters after refusing to wear a … Read more

NRL 2022: Manly Sea Eagles team named, pride jersey, round 20 teams, ins and outs

Manly have scrapped together a 20-man squad for Thursday’s contest against the Sydney Roosters. The Sea Eagles became embroiled in scandal on Monday when seven players stood down for the clash over the club’s pride jersey. Stream every game of every round of the 2022 NRL Telstra Premiership Season Live & Ad-Break Free During Play … Read more

NRL Round 19 teams: Warriors young gun Reece Walsh brutally benched

Interim Warriors coach Stacey Jones has made the brutal decision to bench young gun Reece Walsh for this weekend’s NRL match against the Canberra Raiders. The 20-year-old struggled during Friday’s 28-18 loss to the Parramatta Eels, and the promising fullback has paid the price. Jones has rearranged the Warriors spine ahead of the Round 19 … Read more

State of Origin Game 3: Sad truth about Andrew Johns’ TV outburst at NSW

Andrew Johns was a broken man on night, but his post-match address exposed a far greater issue Wednesday continuing to haunt NSW. Queensland, you’ve done it again. During the Maroons’ reign of dominance, which saw them win 11 of 12 series between 2006-2017, they boasted some of the greatest players the game has ever seen … Read more

State of Origin 3: Daly Cherry-Evans accuses NSW of cheating on microphone

The Origin decider descended into absolute carnage and the Maroons’ pent-up frustration that had built up all series finally came out. They’ve been doing it all day, ref. Or in this case, all series. He could smile in the end after a thrilling victory but Queensland captain Daly Cherry-Evans was absolutely filthy early in the … Read more