Turner on track for amazing comeback

Adrian Proszenko 6:56 PM   After copping five head knocks last year and then undergoing spinal surgery after the first game of this season, Kyle Turner had every reason to be pessimistic about his playing future.

Lawyer questions ASADA deals

Michael Carayannis 6:35 PM   The lawyer representing three former Cronulla players who are involved in legal action against the club has questioned whether players should have taken ASADA’s backdated ban.

Snubbed by Eels, Taylor plotting his revenge

Eels lock in Hopoate on new deal - now for Scott

Bulldogs players play up grand final rematch

Cordner ready for Sharks

Robinson free to play

Editor's picks

Gus and Webby: The ugly truth

The AFL anti-doping tribunal verdict shines a new light on ASADA's investigation of the Cronulla Sharks. Phil Gould and Andrew Webster discuss.

NRL team of the week - round four

8:45 AM   The best 13 players from round four as selected by the readers of Talkin' Teams .

Roosters hatch plan for Ferguson

Michael Carayannis   Club has special measures to ensure Blake Ferguson does not stray.


Souths want to forget the past

Michael Chammas 3:21 PM   For three years under Michael Maguire they refused to look ahead. Now they're hell-bent on not looking back.

Cronulla players left bewildered

Brad Walter 3:14 PM   Frustrated Sharks players are questioning why they didn’t receive the same support and advice that AFL players did.

Bulldogs are kings of clutch football

Brad Walter 3:16 PM   Canterbury players believe their ability to win close matches is evidence of their close bond.

Grand final motivates Dogs

Brad Walter 3:18 PM   The memory of defeat in last year's grand final is being used by Bulldogs players as motivation.

DCE defends Trbojevic tackle

Michael Chammas   Daly Cherry-Evans believes prop Jake Trbojevic shouldn't have been charged with a dangerous throw.

Thurston rescues Cowboys

Roy Ward   North Queensland have edged out the Melbourne Storm in extra time in Townsville.


Raiders go back to basics

Jon Tuxworth   Canberra Raiders five-eighth Blake Austin has put the blowtorch on himself to accept more responsibility.

Broncos beat Warriors

David Long   The Brisbane Broncos spoilt the party two decades ago and they've done it again,.

Join the debate

Why the salary cap is vital 

Steve Mascord 12:51 PM   Success must absolutely be punished. Let's just start from right there.

NRL Previews: Round five

Chris Boulous 11:30 AM   Don't know who to tip this weekend? All seven matches in round five previewed.

Sin Bin

Adrian Proszenko   Eagles Angels fear getting their wings clipped.

Phil Gould

Phil Gould   How to reduce delays strangling game.


Roy Masters

Roy Masters   How the Super League war changed the game.


Advocatus Diaboli

Darren Kane   NRL's strangulation of free speech is absurd.


Ultimate League

Chris Boulous   Knights surprising in many ways.

Winning Starts Monday

Brad Walter   Why clubs avoid tough decisions on star players.

Phil Gould

Phil Gould   Right now, it's hard not to talk about referees


Steve Mascord

Steve Mascord   Warriors doctor goes to ground over Nathan Peats concussion drama.

Phil Gould

Phil Gould   Brave young Tigers not sharp enough.

Sin Bin

Adrian Proszenko   A disillusioned Bill Moss has turned away from Parramatta.