Live NRL: Stupid Saturday

Steve Mascord 6:59 PM   Live coverage of Saturday's crucial clashes - Warriors v Sharks, Cowboys v Raiders, Sea Eagles v Broncos

Editor's picks

Mandela fires Reynolds to dream

Daniel Lane 9:45 PM   Souths halfback Adam Reynolds has been channelling former South African president Nelson Mandela in the club's quest to defend their crown.

Tigers beat Storm in massive upset

Tom Decent 12:00 AM   Wests Tigers snapped a five-game losing streak with one of the biggest upsets of the season.

Roosters break Canterbury hearts

David Sygall   Canterbury's season hangs by a thread after they fell at the last hurdle in an unforgettable clash with the Sydney Roosters at Allianz Stadium on Friday night.

Fifita told to front Sharks board

Michael Carayannis   Suspended Cronulla prop Andrew Fifita will be made to front the club's board following abuse allegations levelled at him.

Clubs can't afford suburbs return

Brad Walter 1:15 AM   Revealed: The cost of playing at suburban venues like Kogarah, Leichhardt and Belmore.


Toovey: Manly teams fight adversity

Russell Jackson   ​Stick together and look after each other, that's the motto at the Sea Eagles just now. 

Manly v Broncos preview

10:19 PM   Michael Carayannis previews Saturday's clash between the Sea Eagles and the Broncos.

Souths v Panthers preview

Michael Carayannis previews Sunday's clash between the Rabbitohs and the Panthers.

Titans v Eels preview

Michael Carayannis previews Monday's clash between the Titans and the Eels.

Eagles Angels consider exit

Adrian Proszenko   The Eagles Angels, Manly's pioneering female league supporters group, is considering breaking away from the club after being neglected by its new management regime.


Turner ready to put body on line 

Daniel Lane    South Sydney forward John Sutton described the return of Kyle Turner from a serious neck operation as a huge boost for the club as they brace for the serious stage of their premiership title defence.


Join the debate

League poisoned by sewer-rat behaviour

Darren Kane   A victim impaled on a fence - it's not a criminal court, it's a junior rugby league tribunal.

Set of Six

Michael Carayannis   The six big talking points heading into round 21.

Phil Gould

Phil Gould   If you think that having a working knowledge of how to play the game of rugby league is all you need to do this job, then please - think again.


Andrew Webster

Andrew Webster   The Sharks should never have allowed prop Andrew Fifita play against the Bulldogs.


Winning Starts Monday

Brad Walter   Backchat and abuse is directed towards referees every week in the NRL. It is a culture that explains the Fifita brothers' mistreatment of a junior league official.


Set of Six

Steve Mascord   Bill Harrigan says Andrew and David Fifita should be suspended for 12 months if found guilty of abusing a junior referee.


Phil Gould

Phil Gould   There was only one scenario whereby the Sharks could beat the Bulldogs on their home patch at Belmore. It was exactly the one that played out.

Phil Gould

Phil Gould   Six weeks out from the finals and our NRL ladder has finally started to reflect the relative strengths of the 16 teams involved.


Danny Weidler

Danny Weidler   For much of the year it has been a season to remember for Shaun Kenny-Dowall. But in recent days his family has discussed the fact that memories may be all they have.

Sin Bin

Adrian Proszenko   The NRL's desire to speed up the game with shot clocks could  adversely impact its bargaining power in the next broadcast deal.


In power games, individuals lose 

Malcolm Knox   Today's rugby league belongs securely with the bosses.



Steve Mascord   Just how good is JT? His standing in the game should not be judged by how far the Cowboys go this year.