Sandow to captain Eels at Auckland Nines

7:48 PM   Chirpy halfback Chris Sandow will captain the Eels at this weekend's Auckland Nines tournament.

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Dugan set to play No.1 for Dragons

Michael Carayannis   Josh Dugan's stint at centre over, with St George Illawarra set to switch him to fullback.

Kel O’Shea dies, aged 81

Tributes have been paid to Australian rugby league great Kel O'Shea, who passed away in Brisbane, aged 81.

From coaching box to cycling race

Rupert Guinness   Trent Robinson may lament that the coaching box can get pretty hot at times.

Roosters sign Wigan winger

Joe Burgess will join the NRL's Sydney Roosters at the end of the 2015 season.

Burgess braces for brotherly love

Taking on his younger brothers is nothing new for Luke Burgess. 


Moss brings big business to Eels

Ex-banker describes venture as "first of its type in Australian sport".


Dragon bypasses WCC for child

Mitch Jennings   St George Illawarra Dragons prop Mike Cooper says birth of his first child trumps trip.

Stand-alone Origin first move?

A stand-alone Origin period is on the cards after appointment.


Cut interchange to stop wrestle

Paul Gallen has called for the NRL to reduce interchanges.


Sandow keen to impress at Eels

Kieran Foran speculation does not bother Parramatta playmaker.

Sam closer to Rugby World Cup

Former NRL star's bid for a Rugby World Cup jersey boosted by selection in England reserve team.

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Shane Richardson's job is simultaneously a huge boon for the international game and terrible embarrassment to it.

Andrew Webster 

Russell Crowe was reluctant to let Shane Richardson go to a new job at the NRL.


Roy Masters

Roy Masters   A new rule interpretation has some coaches claiming Wayne Bennett is "running the game".

Brad Walter

St George Illawarra open to privatisation in bid to keep up with NRL's big clubs.