Adrian Proszenko

Adrian Proszenko

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

Parramatta Eels launch domestic violence action plan

Adrian Proszenko Parramatta and Warriors players will link arms before their clash at Pirtek Stadium on Saturday as part of a landmark initiative to raise awareness about domestic violence.

Chris Sandow may have played last game for Parramatta Eels as player swap goes awry

Adrian Proszenko Cronulla's backflip on a decision to release Michael Gordon has thwarted a proposed player swap with Parramatta's Darcy Lussick as the Eels prepare to part company with enigmatic halfback Chris...

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Council puts debt collectors on to Manly over Brookvale Oval debt

Run down: Brookvale Oval is in urgent need of an upgrade.

Adrian Proszenko Warringah Council has engaged debt collectors to retrieve a six-figure sum from the Sea Eagles after the bottom-placed club refused to pay their hiring fees for Brookvale Oval.

Parramatta Eels chairman Steve Sharp tells AGM he will end embarrassing infighting at club

Under pressure: Parramatta Leagues Club chairman Steve Sharp.

Adrian Proszenko Parramatta chairman Steve Sharp has described the biannual battle for control of the club as an "embarrassment" and vowed to do everything possible to ensure future elections won't damage the Eels...

Cronulla Sharks block Parramatta bid to replace Jarryd Hayne with Michael Gordon

On the outer: Sharks veteran Michael Gordon.

Adrian Proszenko Parramatta's plans to replace Jarryd Hayne with Cronulla fullback Michael Gordon have been scuppered at the last minute after the Sharks backflipped on the mid-season transfer.

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Sin Bin: Put a tent on this circus, Eels elections roll on

England bound?: Nate Myles may be one of the first benficiaries of the marquee allowance in the Super League.

Adrian Proszenko Just when you thought the Parramatta Leagues Club elections couldn't possibly descend further into farce, the brains behind the Parramatta Professionals ticket was frogmarched after trying to sneak...

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Political infighting could cost us Kieran Foran, fears Parramatta Eels CEO Scott Seward

Up in the air?: Kieran Foran has a political instability clause in his four-year, multi-million dollar contract.

Adrian Proszenko Parramatta chief executive Scott Seward fears the bitter battle for control of the club could result in star signing Kieran Foran slipping through its grasp.

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Women on board: Wests Tigers chair Marina Go calls for quotas before Women in League round

Equity: Marina Go says without quotas we haven't experienced any change.

Adrian Proszenko Wests Tigers chair Marino Go has called for quotas for female directors to be introduced to ensure there is a diversity of thinking in rugby league boardrooms.

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New Zealand Warriors target Gold Coast Titans and Kangaroos forward Nate Myles as spending spree continues

In the crosshairs: Nate Myles of the Titans.

Adrian Proszenko The New Zealand Warriors' spending spree is far from over as the club makes an audacious bid to recruit Kangaroos forward Nate Myles.

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Playing at No.18, Russell Packer puts in a solid rugby league comeback for Illawarra Cutters

Russell Packer in his first match since his release from jail.

Adrian Proszenko The Newtown Jets may be known as the Betty Ford Clinic of the NRL but it was the bloke on the other team who was today's redemption story.

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Physiokey device behind Paul Gallen's State of Origin 2015 comeback quest

Battle to be fit: Paul Gallen.

Adrian Proszenko Revealed: The $3,700 gizmo behind Paul Gallen's quest to be fit for the State of Origin series opener

Parramatta Eels elections heat up as police called on former club boss Denis Fitzgerald

Denis Fitzgerald

Adrian Proszenko Police have been called to Parramatta Leagues Club after former chief executive Denis Fitzgerald allegedly ignored requests to remain within designated electoral areas.

Parramatta Eels' Richie Fa'aoso to face old mates and suitors, Melbourne Storm

Adrian Proszenko Had Melbourne had their way, Richie Fa'aoso would be playing for, rather than against them, on Sunday.

Shock comeback could put South Sydney Rabbitohs' Adam Reynolds into State of Origin mix

Adrian Proszenko NSW coach Laurie Daley says Adam Reynolds will come into consideration for the State of Origin opener if he is capable of making an earlier-than-expected return for South Sydney.

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Anthony Minichiello backs Wests Tigers' James Tedesco for NSW fullback spot

James Tedesco makes a break against the Bulldogs.

Adrian Proszenko Former NSW fullback Anthony Minichiello believes James Tedesco is the man to grab the No.1 Blues jersey vacated by the departure of Jarryd Hayne.

Parramatta Eel Anthony Watmough not playing loyalty card in Origin debate

Eels come first: Parramatta's Anthony Watmough isn't letting Origin selection talk affect him.

Adrian Proszenko Anthony Watmough won't be blowing up if NSW selectors opt for a younger - and more in-form - forward for this year's State of Origin campaign.

Cronulla Sharks speedster Ben Barba in line to be next code-hopper for Rio Olympics

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Adrian Proszenko Ben Barba has been sounded out about playing Rugby Sevens for Australia at the 2016 Olympics.

City Origin debutant Tyrone Peachey knocks back mum's advice to succeed in NRL arena

Adrian Proszenko If Tyrone Peachey's mum had her way, the City Origin debutant would never have played rugby league.

NRL considers limiting use of video ref to stop diving

Adrian Proszenko The NRL will consider limiting the use of the video referee when players have been floored in an attempt to stop the scourge of diving.

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NRL coaches to demand interchange answers at summit

Unhappy: Sharks coach Shane Flanagan at training on Monday.

Adrian Proszenko Coaches will demand clarity on the interchange rules for next year when they converge on head office for meetings with the NRL and the players' association on Wednesday.