Rugby League

An emotional Alex McKinnon is wheeled onto Hunter Stadium in 2014.

Mother of quadriplegic former player backs legal action

The mother of a former rugby league player who unsuccessfully tried to sue a governing body after a scrum collapsed and left him in a wheelchair for the rest of his life warned Alex McKinnon has every right to pursue a multi-million dollar lawsuit against the NRL.

Future up in the air: John Grant.

Grant's future to come down to the last moment before EGM

Australian Rugby League Commission chairman John Grant's future will hinge on whether the beleaguered administrator can conjure a Christmas miracle on the morning disgruntled clubs plan to take his scalp over the bitter funding feud.

Legal action: Anthony Tupou.

Former Sharks veteran adds to list suing premiers

One of the Cronulla Sharks' longest-serving players in the modern era has added to the legal drama surrounding the club after joining ex-teammates in suing the premiers over the supplements scandal.