Adrian Proszenko

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NRL insurance initiatives will be a big leap in player welfare

Adrian Proszenko The NRL is set to launch new initiatives to help players such as Richie Fa'aoso, Simon Dwyer and Michael Greenfield – a trio who have sustained career-ending injuries without a safety net.

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Integrity concern leads to review of NRL team announcement system

Banned for the rest of the season due to betting: Manly winger David Williams.

Adrian Proszenko The NRL will consider overhauling the way teams are announced to prevent the trading of inside information as part of sweeping reforms to protect the integrity of the code.

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NRL's betting crackdown extends to 'inside information'

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Adrian Proszenko Players and officials who pass on inside information about matches or team changes could have their registrations terminated as part of a strict anti-gambling crackdown from the NRL.

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NRL accused of cash grab with grand final tickets

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Adrian Proszenko Rugby league has long been the working class game but there are concerns the NRL has made it unaffordable for the common fan after increasing grand final prices by up to 10 per cent since last year.

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Melbourne Storm co-owner refuses to take advantage of NRL gambling loophole

All bets are off: Melbourne Storm co-owner and corporate bookmaker boss Matthew Tripp  said he won't be taking advantage of an NRL loophole.

Adrian Proszenko Melbourne co-owner Matthew Tripp, also the boss of Australia's largest corporate bookmaker, has imposed a rugby league betting ban on himself despite the NRL allowing him to wager on Storm games.

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NRL clubs revolt against plan to impose independent directors, chairmen

Backlash: Bulldogs chairman Ray Dib is among a group of club officials concerned by NRL proposals.

Adrian Proszenko Club powerbrokers intend to unite against the NRL's plans to impose independent directors and chairmen upon their boards, with many believing their current set up best represents the needs of their...

Liam Fulton puts family first and calls it quits on NRL career

Time to call it quits: Liam Fulton has been forced to retire.

Adrian Proszenko The majority of Liam Fulton's 20-plus concussions were badges of honour.

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Rookie Raider Jeremy Hawkins laments lost NRL opportunity

Disappointed: Young Raider Jeremy Hawkins.

Adrian Proszenko Jeremy Hawkins has spoken of his disappointment of having his NRL debut cruelled by the contentious second-tier salary cap, believing he was ready to make his mark in first grade.

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Israel Folau's meeting with Todd Greenberg fuels NRL comeback speculation

Prized signature: dual international Israel Folau.

Adrian Proszenko If Israel Folau returns to the game which made him famous, this could be the moment the move was hatched.

Manly winger David Williams investigated over betting on NRL games

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Brad Walter, Adrian Proszenko, Roy Ward David Williams, the Manly winger nicknamed 'Wolfman', is known to be fond of multi-bets that include the German Bundesliga football team VfL Wolfsburg.

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NRL goes for Broke in message to problem gamblers

Star power: Claire van der Boom.

Adrian Proszenko Finally, here is a rugby league drama the NRL is proud of.

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Rugby league: NRL now testing for prescription drugs in an Australian first

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Adrian Proszenko The NRL has begun testing players for prescription drugs this week, becoming the first governing sports body in Australia to do so.

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NRL planning to protect players under a national insurance scheme

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Adrian Proszenko NRL officials will discuss plans to move towards a national insurance scheme when they meet with the Rugby League Players' Association on Tuesday.

Issac Luke and Ryan Hoffman on Warriors' wish list of NRL signings

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Adrian Proszenko, Sarah Harvey The Warriors have added South Sydney star Issac Luke and Melbourne veteran Ryan Hoffman to their wish list as their search for marquee signings continues.

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Push for NRL season opener in China

China back on the table: Plans to play a NRL match in the Asian country have been rekindled.

Adrian Proszenko Plans to take rugby league to China are back on the table, with Manly and Canberra pushing for an historic NRL season opener to be held there next year.

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NRL must step in and fix Parramatta mess, says former Macquarie Bank boss Bill Moss

Disillusioned : Former Macquarie Bank boss and Parramatta fan Bill Moss.

Adrian Proszenko A disillusioned Bill Moss believes factionalism has rendered Parramatta "dysfunctional" to the point the NRL has no choice but to step in to save the wooden spooners from themselves.

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'Injured' rep players could face NRL ban

Adrian Proszenko Players who pull out of representative weekend fixtures will face a one-match NRL ban under a proposal to be tabled by the NSWRL.

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NRL to shake up player agent ranks

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Adrian Proszenko Player managers could lose their clients if they don't regularly catch up with them face to face under a raft of proposals being considered by the NRL.

NRL insists on women in all club boardrooms

Adrian Proszenko The NRL will penalise clubs that don't appoint at least one woman director to boards as part of a plan to encourage women into management positions in rugby league.

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Mitchell Pearce gives up the grog to focus on NRL and State of Origin with NSW Blues

Roosters halfback Mitchell Pearce will be abstaining from alcohol for the rest of the season.

Adrian Proszenko Mitchell Pearce has slapped a booze ban on himself for the rest of the season to prevent more alcohol-fuelled incidents like the one which almost cost him his NSW jersey.

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