Adrian Proszenko

Adrian Proszenko

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

John Grant re-elected as ARLC chairman

Sticking around: John Grant.

Adrian Proszenko John Grant has been re-elected as the chairman of the Australian Rugby League Commission.

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Penrith Panthers make a big play for St George Illawarra Dragons star Trent Merrin

Adrian Proszenko Penrith has emerged as favourites for the signature of representative forward Trent Merrin.

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Balmain Tigers legend Ben Elias in hospital with heart condition

Adrian Proszenko Balmain legend Ben Elias has been hospitalised after being diagnosed with a serious heart condition.

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Daly Cherry-Evans and Kieran Foran receive 'best offer' from Manly Sea Eagles

Final offer: Daly Cherry-Evans, left, and his halves partner Kieran Foran received the best offer Manly can table.

Adrian Proszenko Manly have made their final play to retain Daly Cherry-Evans and Kieran Foran after tabling their "best offer" for the halves.

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David Williams on comeback trail after a tough year for his family

Adrian Proszenko David Williams didn't have to go far for some home truths after a horror year for the family.

Danny Wicks not yet cleared to return after jail stint due to salary cap concerns

Controversial recruit: Danny Wicks.

Adrian Proszenko The decision to keep Jarryd Hayne on the books at Parramatta could cost Danny Wicks the chance to make a return to the NRL.

NRL sacks senior executive Paul Kind

Gone: The NRL's former head of commercial Paul Kind.

Adrian Proszenko The NRL has sacked one of its most senior executives, head of commercial Paul Kind, for breaching the governing body's code of conduct and "direct conflicts of interest".

Cronulla recruit Michael Ennis a likely scratching from All Stars clash

Michael Ennis

Adrian Proszenko Michael Ennis is likely to be scratched from the All Stars line up after suffering a calf injury in his first preseason with Cronulla.

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Jake Friend hopes injury doesn't hurt Roosters captaincy chances

Body blow: Friend will miss the start of the season.

Adrian Proszenko Jake Friend hopes his unavailability for the start of the Roosters’ premiership campaign won’t affect his chances of captaining the club.

John Sutton stays mum on losing South Sydney captaincy

The victor: John Sutton with the premiership trophy in October.

Adrian Proszenko Steve Edge, the first league captain to be dumped after leading his team to a premiership, reckons there must be a good reason for stripping John Sutton of the South Sydney captaincy.

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Bill Moss again a victim of political football at Parramatta Eels

Final blow: Is it all over for Bill Moss at Parramatta?

Adrian Proszenko There are fears Parramatta politics could turn Bill Moss away from the club once and for all after the brakes were applied to his ambitious The Premiership Club project.

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Steve Noyce returns to league with the Central Coast Bears

Back in the game: Steve Noyce will work with the Central Coast Bears NRL bid.

Adrian Proszenko The Central Coast Bears have ramped up their quest for a place in an expanded NRL competition with the appointment of respected administrator Steve Noyce.

League: Three female referees named for Nines with a view to the future

Getting closer: A female ref may soon handle an NRL game.

Adrian Proszenko Three female officials, including a promising 20-year-old Kiwi, will be involved in the Auckland Nines as the NRL edges closer towards handing a woman the whistle for a first-grade fixture.

Grothe family at war with Parramatta Eels

Angry: Eric Grothe jnr.

Adrian Proszenko Former Parramatta winger Eric Grothe Jnr has savaged the club over the treatment of his father, claiming the legendary winger is a victim of political football ahead of the upcoming Eels elections.

Cody Walker in line for shock Rabbitohs debut

Sticking solid: Luke Keary and Adam Reynolds have extended their time at the Rabbitohs.

Adrian Proszenko South Sydney halves Adam Reynolds and Luke Keary have new contracts, but the decision not to tear up the one belonging to back-up playmaker Cody Walker could prove just as significant to the club's...

Marwan Koukash behind bid to introduce English franchise into NRL

English billionaire Marwan Koukash.

Adrian Proszenko British billionaire Marwan Koukash is behind an audacious bid to introduce an English club into an expanded NRL competition.

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Greg Inglis and Shaun Johnson to launch NRL season in NZ

New Zealand and Warriors star Shaun Johnson.

Adrian Proszenko Greg Inglis and Shaun Johnson will be unveiled as the new faces of the game when the 2015 calendar is officially launched outside Australia for the first time on Thursday.

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Greg Inglis could pack down in forwards in all stars game

Greg Inglis.

Adrian Proszenko Greg Inglis could be about to take his first hit-up as a forward.

Feleti Mateo becomes a Sea Eagle a decade after knocking back Manly

Manly man: Feleti Mateo has finally landed at Brookvale Oval as a Sea Eagles player.

Adrian Proszenko It has taken the best part of a decade, but Manly have finally gotten their man.

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Manly Sea Eagles recruit Luke Burgess braces for brotherly love

Switching camps: Luke Burgess is ready for his brothers.

Adrian Proszenko Taking on his younger brothers is nothing new for Luke Burgess. "It was weird when Sam and I played against each other in England because we actually lived together," recalled Manly's newest recruit.

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