Adrian Proszenko

Adrian Proszenko

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

Manly's minority owners lash out at the "undermining" of Sea Eagles coach Geoff Toovey

Adrian Proszenko The Manly-Warringah Rugby League Football Club has demanded the “constant speculation and undermining” of the embattled coach to cease.

Halves pairings at Manly Sea Eagles and Canterbury Bulldogs struggling for form

Halves in the shade: Andrew Johns talks to Kieran Foran, left, and Daly Cherry-Evans.

Adrian Proszenko Andrew Johns says he is “terrified” by the performances of Canterbury’s NSW Origin halves pairing, but the eighth Immortal should be just as concerned about the six and seven he is...

Manly Sea Eagles CEO Joe Kelly guaranteed Geoff Toovey's future before Penn warning

Adrian Proszenko Manly CEO Joe Kelly publicly guaranteed Geoff Toovey will see out his contract just days before chairman Scott Penn revealed his job is under threat.

NSW Blues State of Origin coach Laurie Daley tours NFL franchises in bid to beat Queensland

Job well done: Laurie Daley celebrates the Blues' drought-breaking Origin series win last year.

Adrian Proszenko The Blues brains trust has ventured overseas on a study trip to give them an edge in their defence of the State of Origin shield.

England halfback Richie Myler keen for NRL switch next season

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Adrian Proszenko One of the Super League’s top playmakers, England halfback Richie Myler, is keen to test himself in the NRL next year.

Black Friday won't leave a permanent stain on James Graham's Test captaincy aspirations

James Graham plays the game with little sense for self preservation.

Adrian Proszenko James Graham’s chances of skippering England in the future are unlikely to be affected by his ugly spat with the referees during Black Friday.

Super League giants Leeds make play for St George Illawarra Dragons star Gareth Widdop

Adrian Proszenko Super League giants Leeds are making a play for St George Illawarra star Gareth Widdop as a replacement for rugby-bound veteran Kevin Sinfield.

Awful Parramatta Eels make battling Gold Coast Titans feel right at home in second half revival

Pinning the ears back: Dave Taylor makes a break.

Adrian Proszenko Based on what they served up on Saturday, Parramatta and the Gold Coast have already enjoyed their biggest victories of the year with their successful raids on the Sea Eagles nest.

NRL brings in extra riot officers to prevent repeat of Black Friday crowd trouble among Canterbury Bulldogs fans

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Adrian Proszenko An additional seven riot police officers and new protocols for the departure of match officials will be employed in Sunday’s Bulldogs-Dragons clash to prevent the ugly scenes which marred the...

Sydney Roosters turn to South Sydney's Alex Johnston to replace Roger Tuivasa-Sheck

Roosters chasing Rabbitoh: Sydney Roosters will target South Sydney's Alex Johnston.

Adrian Proszenko, Michael Carayannis The Sydney Roosters will chase the signature of South Sydney star Alex Johnston and attempt to extend the tenure of their own young gun Latrell Mitchell as part of their contingency planning for the...

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Daniel Tupou next to leave Sydney Roosters as Blake Ferguson set to re-sign

SPORT: Origin player Daniel Tupou.
Photo: Edwina Pickles. 20th May 2014.

Michael Carayannis and Adrian Proszenko Daniel Tupou is set to be the next representative player squeezed out of the Roosters with the club battling to starve off attention from Parramatta and Penrith plus salary cap constraints to keep...

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Wests Tigers centre Tim Simona gets inside info on stopping Eels gun John Folau

Adrian Proszenko Wests Tigers centre Tim Simona doesn't have to go far for inside information on Monday's opponent, Parramatta young gun John Folau.

Push to introduce rugby league into Sydney's elite GPS schools

Proud traditions: Scots rugby union players, pictured at Newington college last year.

Adrian Proszenko Rugby league officials have declared their ambition to introduce the sport into the elite Greater Public Schools, whose manicured fields have been reserved exclusively for rugby union for more than a...

Canterbury skipper James Graham called for ref-player relationship celebration just weeks ago

Bad dogs: David Klemmer and James Graham confront referee Gerard Sutton on Friday.

Adrian Proszenko James Graham’s tirade at referees comes just weeks after the Canterbury captain declared the game’s relationships with whistleblowers deserved celebration because it was better than rival...

Canterbury Bulldogs sponsor Jaycar Electronics demands NRL give Dogs two competition points

Adrian Proszenko Outspoken Canterbury backer Gary Johnston has demanded the NRL award the Bulldogs two competition points, claiming "incompetent" officiating cost his team a deserved victory.

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Unheralded Parra fan orchestrates great sporting comeback

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Adrian Proszenko A diehard Parramatta fan has emerged as the man responsible for one of the most remarkable comebacks in Australian sport.

Parramatta Eels re-sign rising star John Folau

Adrian Proszenko Parramatta have re-signed John Folau, the brother of superstar Wallaby Israel Folau, and fellow outside backs Brad Takairangi and Bureta Faraimo.

South Sydney Rabbitohs star Issac Luke apologises for homophobic slur on Instagram

In hot water: Issac Luke of the Rabbitohs.

Adrian Proszenko, Michael Carayannis The NRL is investigating Issac Luke over a homophobic slur the South Sydney star made on social media.

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Bulldogs Army calls for Canterbury fans to dob in troublemakers

Bad dogs: David Klemmer and James Graham confront referee Gerard Sutton on Friday.

Adrian Proszenko The Bulldogs Army has encouraged its members to dob in troublemakers after the supporter group’s image was again tainted by the ugly scenes at ANZ Stadium.

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Manly young gun Tom Trbojevic to debut alongside big brother Jake

Raring to go: Tom Trbojevic.

Adrian Proszenko The Trbojevic brothers, Tom and Jake, have only spent a grand total of 10 minutes together on a rugby league field.