Adrian Proszenko

Adrian Proszenko

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

Billionaire Harry Triguboff expresses interest in buying Wests Tigers

Adrian Proszenko Billionaire developer Harry Triguboff has revealed an interest in buying the Wests Tigers, believing his business nous could transform the joint-venture club into a winning outfit.

How Wayne Bennett's snubbing proved the making of St George Illawarra Dragons coach Paul McGregor

Showdown: Former Dragons coach Wayne Bennett goes head to head with St George Illawarra's current mentor, Paul McGregor, on Friday night.

Adrian Proszenko Paul McGregor calls it his Sliding Doors moment. When Wayne Bennett came to St George Illawarra and showed 'Mary', then a strength and conditioning coach, the exit.

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NRL ready to crown $2m player, says man who negotiated Daly Cherry-Evans megadeal

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 10: Roger Tuivasa-Sheck of the Roosters arrives at a Sydney Roosters NRL training session at Allianz Stadium on April 10, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Adrian Proszenko The player agent who negotiated the biggest contract in rugby league history predicts the NRL's first $2 million-a-season man is just "two or three years away" courtesy of the game's next broadcast...

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Manly Sea Eagles' proposal to shift games away from Brookvale Oval blocked


Adrian Proszenko Manly management's plans to reduce the number of games played at Brookvale Oval to just eight per season have been blocked to ensure the club retains a strong presence at its spiritual home.

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Gold Coast Titans set sights on Newcastle Knights halfback Tyrone Roberts

On the move?: The Gold Coast have declared an interest in Knights halfback Tyrone Roberts.

Adrian Proszenko The Gold Coast Titans have confirmed their interest in out-of-favour Knight Tyrone Roberts as the spoon contenders attempt to add some much-needed experience to their halves stocks.

Country want NRL games in bush to compensate for axing of representative game

 Jarrod Croker of Country is tackled during the City v Country Origin match in  Wagga.

Adrian Proszenko At 8:51am on Monday, Country Rugby League officials received an email they thought guaranteed the future of the traditional City-Country match.

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Why Mitchell Barnett's Raiders debut will be a first for the NRL

Special case: Canberra Raiders debutant Mitch Barnett.

Adrian Proszenko Mandy Hull is about to make history as the first female player manager to bring a client into the NRL ranks.

South Sydney centre Kirisome Auva'a could make NRL return on Thursday

Possible return: Kirisome Auva'a could be back in the cardinal and myrtle as soon as Thursday.

Adrian Proszenko South Sydney three-quarter Kirisome Auva'a could make his NRL return against North Queensland on Thursday after completing his suspension for domestic violence.

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Sin Bin: Rival Manly footy club rolls out Maroon carpet to Eagles Angels

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Adrian Proszenko If the Eagles Angels are looking to link with a Manly sporting organisation that appreciates all they do on the northern beaches, they need look no further than Manly United FC.

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Laurie Daley suggests league nines as an option for elite GPS schools

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Adrian Proszenko Laurie Daley has floated the prospect of introducing rugby league to the Greater Public Schools system via a nines tournament to complement the traditional rugby union program already on the...

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Create and educate ... Daren Dunn's stunning contribution to Indigenous Round

A work of art: Ben Barba and Daren Dunn.

Adrian Proszenko Daren Dunn doesn't just paint. He educates. With every single brushstroke.

Andrew Fifita banned for six weeks, fined $30,000 for abusing junior referee

Banned: Cronulla Sharks twins (from left) David and Andrew Fifita.

Adrian Proszenko Cronulla Sharks prop will be free to play in NRL finals after suspension is backdated to time of incident.

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New deal, new man: Blake Ferguson putting family first with Sydney Roosters

TOWNSVILLE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 07:  Blake Ferguson of the Roosters  looks on before the start of the round one NRL match between the North Queensland Cowboys and the Sydney Roosters at 1300SMILES Stadium on March 7, 2015 in Townsville, Australia.  (Photo by Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images)

Adrian Proszenko If his son is born earlier than expected, around the time of the grand final, and Blake Ferguson has a difficult choice to make, it is no choice at all.

Manly Sea Eagles hooker Matt Ballin stuck by the club; now he wants the club to stick by him

On the outer: Manly hooker Matt Ballin (second from left) has a contract with the Sea Eagles but has been told to look elsewhere.

Adrian Proszenko When things weren't going so well, Matt Ballin committed to Manly. Now the veteran hooker wants Manly to commit to him.

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NRL considering nine-week tournament to replace National Youth Competition

Adrian Proszenko The NRL is considering replacing the soon-to-be-defunct National Youth Competition with a nine-week tournament as part of a massive overhaul of rugby league pathways.

Sydney Roosters prop Kane Evans may escape ban despite shoulder charge

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Michael Carayannis, Adrian Proszenko Sam Kasiano says he 'loved' big hit by Roosters forward, says he wishes shoulder charge was still legal and declares he 'misses it a lot'.

Sonny Bill Williams named in Canterbury Bulldogs team of the decade

Back in blue: Sonny Bill Williams was named in the Bulldogs' team of the decade despite his controversial departure.

Adrian Proszenko Almost seven years to the day he walked out on Canterbury for a career in union, New Zealand star Sonny Bill Williams is finally out of the doghouse.

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Newcastle Knights want next coach to deliver premiership within three years

Sacked: Newcastle Knights coach Rick Stone was given his marching orders this week.

Adrian Proszenko Newcastle chairman Brian McGuigan says the next head coach must be a "visionary" capable of delivering on his bold ambitions to make the top eight next year, the top four the following and deliver a...

Trent Barrett quits as Country coach to focus on Manly Sea Eagles

In Manly's sights: Trent Barrett.

Adrian Proszenko Trent Barrett has quit his job as Country Origin coach to focus solely on turning Manly's fortunes around next year.

Sin Bin: Paul Gallen signs away his right to sue Cronulla Sharks

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Adrian Proszenko Cronulla captain Paul Gallen has signed away his right to ever sue the club.