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

NRL 2022: Latrell Mitchell urged to town down on-field ‘aggression’ for South Sydney Rabbitohs

Rabbitohs star Latrell Mitchell has been urged to channel his aggression the right way after he was involved in a couple of fiery incidents. Latrell Mitchell has been urged to tone down his on-field aggression after coming under scrutiny for a pair of incidents in South Sydney’s 40-28 win over Newcastle on the weekend. Tempers … Read more

Souths coach Jason Demetriou says pick Latrell Mitchell for State of Origin

Souths coach Jason Demetriou uttered three words to indicate whether returning superstar Latrell Mitchell would be ready for Origin III. Souths coach Jason Demetriou says he would pick the returning Rabbitoh Latrell Mitchell for the State of Origin decide even though Saturday’s game against Parramatta will be his first in nearly three months. Mitchell went … Read more

NRL 2022: Manly’s Morgan Harper finds his groove after horror show against Cronulla

A horror night in April for Manly’s Morgan Harper wasn’t enough to ruin its entire season. Morgan Harper copped it on social media, was dropped to reserve grade and struggled mentally for a few days after he was taught a defensive lesson by Siosifa Talakai and hooked at halftime on a night he said he … Read more

Sydney Roosters star Angus Crichton opens up on NRL future

Off-contract State of Origin hopeful Angus Crichton lifted the lid on his future plans after the Roosters’ win over the Sharks on Saturday. State of Origin hopeful Angus Crichton says he wants to stay at the Roosters and that he and his manager are working towards something as they look to extend his deal beyond … Read more

Nathan Cleary expecting to be targeted by Queensland Maroons in State of Origin series

Nathan Cleary will steer the Blues around the park this Origin series but he’s expecting plenty of Maroons will be up in his grill as he does. Superstar Blues halfback Nathan Cleary is expecting to be targeted by the Maroons when State of Origin rolls around in less than two weeks after he copped some … Read more

State of Origin 2022: Parramatta’s Ryan Matterson ready to make NSW debut

There are injuries galore among the potential NSW Origin players and one Parramatta star is ready to step up. State of Origin hopeful Ryan Matterson knows better than most why coach Brad Fittler only puts his selections in pencil. Three years after he was supposed to make his NSW debut, the versatile Eels forward is … Read more

Ben Trbojevic steal the show on Tommy Turbo’s return from injury against Wests Tigers

Tom Trbojevic is used to dazzling the afternoon crowd at 4 Pines Park but it was his younger brother who took the reins on Saturday. Saturday’s sellout at 4 Pines Park was supposed to be out about Tom Trbojevic’s comeback from a knee injury. Instead, it was his younger brother who stole the show in … Read more

Matt Burton discusses State of Origin hopes after Bulldogs’ shock win over Roosters

Matt Burton’s name keeps coming up in the State of Origin discussion but the versatile Bulldog is keeping his focus firmly on clubland. The calls for Matt Burton to make his State of Origin debut will only grow louder after the 22-year-old produced a couple of humungous plays in Canterbury’s shock win over the Roosters. … Read more

NRL coach Trent Robinson impressed by return of Sydney Roosters young gun Joseph Suaalii

Sydney Roosters young gun Joseph Suaalii made his long-awaited return to the NRL in Sunday’s win over the New Zealand Warriors. Big plays are what most people get excited about, but it was the basics that had coach Trent Robinson brimming with pride as Joseph Suaalii made a solid return to the big stage in … Read more