Adrian Proszenko

Adrian Proszenko

Adrian Proszenko is chief rugby league reporter at The Sydney Morning Herald

Nathan Brown in tug of war between rivals Melbourne and Manly

Wanted man: Nathan Brown.

Adrian Proszenko Manly could miss out on the services of Nathan Brown after arch rivals Melbourne became a contender for his signature.

Sam Burgess in the clear over concussion, but brother George still being investigated

Adrian Proszenko The NRL is set to rule that Sam Burgess didn’t sustain a concussion during his grand final heroics as the spotlight shifts towards South Sydney’s handling of the head knock to younger...

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Jarryd Hayne could be back in Sydney as an NFL star

Jarryd Hayne

Adrian Proszenko Jarryd Hayne could be heading back to Sydney even if he fulfils his ambition of making it in the NFL.

Manly Sea Eagles axe general manager David Perry

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Adrian Proszenko Manly general manager David Perry is the first casualty of the new club’s new ownership regime after he was told on Friday his services would not be required.

Manly Sea Eagles ownership change unlikely to stop Anthony Watmough leaving

Adrian Proszenko A change of ownership at Manly is unlikely to prevent Anthony Watmough departing for Parramatta, with the Sea Eagles’ contingency plans well advanced with their pursuit of replacement Feleti...

Manly Sea Eagles new ownership structure could sway veteran players

Anthony Watmough,

Adrian Proszenko The battle for control of Manly has been won after the Penn faction bought out Quantum in a move that will have huge ramifications on and off the field.

Parramatta Eels to extend coach Brad Arthur's deal

New deal: Parramatta coach Brad Arthur.

Chris Barrett and Adrian Proszenko Parramatta are endeavouring to move ahead with life after Jarryd Hayne and will begin by upgrading and extending the contract of head coach Brad Arthur.

Cronulla Sharks part company with chief executive Steve Noyce

Steve Noyce.

Adrian Proszenko Cronulla has plunged further into turmoil after the wooden spooners parted company with chief executive Steve Noyce.

Cronulla Sharks circle Ben Barba as a replacement for Todd Carney

Hot property: Broncos playmaker Ben Barba.

Adrian Proszenko Cronulla are in negotiations to sign Ben Barba as a replacement for sacked superstar Todd Carney.

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New coach Jason Taylor puts broom through Wests Tigers staff

Adrian Proszenko David Kidwell is one of the few survivors as new mentor Jason Taylor puts a broom through the Wests Tigers’ coaching ranks.

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Manly Sea Eagles close in on Willie Mason's signature

Adrian Proszenko Manly have expressed interest in signing Willie Mason to bolster a pack that will be without Anthony Watmough for next season.

NRL encouraged by secret trials of refs bunker

On the panel: Bob Fulton.

Adrian Proszenko The NRL has conducted secret tests on a prototype for a video referees' bunker and is sufficiently encouraged by the results to keep pushing towards implementing the technology.

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Manly Sea Eagles eye Siosaia Vave, Willie Mason to bolster a Choc-less pack

Subject of interest: Siosaia Vave.

Adrian Proszenko Manly have expressed interest in signing Cronulla’s Siosaia Vave to bolster a pack which will be without Anthony Watmough for next season.

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Sydney Roosters sign Justin Holbrook to replace Jason Taylor as assistant coach

Roosters recruit: Justin Holbrook is coming to the club to replace Jason Taylor as assistant coach.

Adrian Proszenko Former Sydney Roosters player Justin Holbrook has been appointed as Jason Taylor's replacement on the club's coaching staff.

NRL night grand finals here to stay

Ratings winner: Nine's coverage topped out at 3,098,000 viewers.

Adrian Proszenko The record ratings for the NRL grand final have effectively killed off any hope of the fixture being shifted back to a daytime slot.

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South Sydney Rabbitohs centre Dylan Walker loses premiership ring in boating mishap

Dylan Walker of the Rabbitohs.

Adrian Proszenko The joy of wearing a premiership ring lasted just three days for South Sydney centre Dylan Walker.

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St George Illawarra snaps up final spot in World Club Series

Adrian Proszenko St George Illawarra has accepted an invitation to be the third NRL side to participate in the World Club Series, although it’s increasingly unlikely Brett Morris will be part of the campaign.

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NRL to issue Souths a 'please explain' over handling of Burgess head knock

Sam Burgess.

Adrian Proszenko The NRL is set to launch an investigation into South Sydney’s handling of Sam Burgess’ head injuries amid concerns the star forward was allowed to continue to play in the grand final...

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Manly Sea Eagles players and officials investigated over missing mobile phones

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Adrian Proszenko Manly players and officials will be interviewed as part of a police investigation after mobile phones which went missing from a telecommunications business allegedly came into their possession.

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Kirisome Auva'a flexes his muscles for South Sydney

Body of work ... Kirisome Auva'a celebrates after scoring in the grand final.

Adrian Proszenko Had South Sydney not thrown him a lifeline this season, Kirisome Auva’a might be posing as a bodybuilder instead of alongside the NRL premiership trophy.

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