Adrian Proszenko

Adrian Proszenko

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State of Origin: Angered Reynolds bites back at Maroons critics

Adrian Proszenko Josh Reynolds says the savage backlash from Queenslanders following his succesful judiciary hearing has provided extra "fire in the belly" to snap their eight-year reign.

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Brad 'Freddy' Fittler is ready to coach the NSW Blues in game two of rugby league's State of Origin

Adrian Proszenko It has been a decade since his last State of Origin game, but Brad Fittler is back to torment the Maroons.

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State of Origin: Johnathan Thurston adds his weight to calls for stand-alone games

Hard work: Johnathan Thurston  says the intensity of Origin football is making it hard for players to perform well for their clubs.

Adrian Proszenko Johnathan Thurston is the latest star to back calls for stand-alone State of Origin games, saying the intensity of the series is making it almost impossible to back up for club games.

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State of Origin: NSW to set up their own version of Queensland's FOGS

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Adrian Proszenko NSW will set up their own version of Queensland's famed Former Origin Greats [FOGS] program in time for next year's State of Origin series.

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Greg Bird to put every fibre of his being into State of Origin Bluewash

Determined: Greg Bird is hellbent on ensuring NSW finish the series with a third straight win.

Adrian Proszenko After kicking the winning penalty goal in the Gold Coast's controversial win over Melbourne in April, Greg Bird landed another blow.

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Johnathan Thurston and Queensland lose their heads on State of Origin spite night

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Adrian Proszenko We are accustomed to seeing Queensland, when they are behind with a couple of minutes to go, showing plenty of fight. But never like this.

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State of Origin: Laurie Daley borrows Chelsea's secret weapon to prepare his special ones

The Special Ones: Jose Mourinho and Laurie Daley.

Adrian Proszenko NSW have turned to a cutting-edge technology employed by English football powerhouse Chelsea in their quest to break Queensland's stranglehold on State Of Origin.

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Greg Inglis may miss State of Origin II because of birth of first child

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Adrian Proszenko For all the focus on where Greg Inglis was born, it's the arrival of his first born that could finally give NSW some hope.

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No break for State of Origin stars in 2014

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Adrian Proszenko The ARL Commission's decision to ignore calls for stand-alone State of Origin matches to address player burnout has "disappointed but not surprised" the NRL's former chief medical officer.

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Cronulla Sharks players receive show-cause notices from ASADA

Adrian Proszenko Players involved at Cronulla during the club's controversial 2011 supplements program have received show-cause notices at a series of meetings with ASADA and the NRL on Wednesday.

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Canterbury Bulldogs coach Des Hasler keen to end unwanted streak against Parramatta Eels

Des Hasler at Bulldogs training on Tuesday.

Adrian Proszenko Des Hasler is facing his longest losing streak in almost a decade if Canterbury can't get their season back on track against Parramatta.

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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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Josh Reynolds: "I don't deserve 3-4 weeks" for a shoulder charge

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Adrian Proszenko NSW five-eighth Josh Reynolds has pleaded guilty to a grade two shoulder charge in Wednesday night's State of Origin and will miss the next three matches for Canterbury.

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NSW Blues five-eighth Josh Reynolds won't be so lucky at judiciary this time around

Josh Reynolds tries to evade Josh Papalii.

Adrian Proszenko Another spiteful game at Suncorp Stadium. Another potential date with the judiciary for Josh Reynolds.

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Names of most players caught betting to be kept secret

Dirty money: The majority of players of officials caught betting on NRL games are unlikely to be named and shamed.

Adrian Proszenko The majority of officials and players caught betting on rugby league games are unlikely to be named and shamed when the NRL hands down sanctions this week.

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Dogs could be stung by another concussion fine

The Bulldogs are under the spotlight again over concussion protocols.

Adrian Proszenko The NRL has confirmed Canterbury will again be under the microscope for their handling of the concussion protocols following Friday night's loss to the Roosters.

Bulldogs face new concussion check over Roosters clash in NRL

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MAY 23: Tim Lafai of the Bulldogs walks from the field after being sin-binned during the round 11 NRL match between the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs and the Sydney Roosters at ANZ Stadium on May 23, 2014 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Adrian Proszenko The NRL has confirmed Canterbury will again be under review for the club's handling of the concussion protocols in Friday night's loss to the Roosters.

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A decade later and Bulldogs great Steve Price still misses a start

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Adrian Proszenko It's a big reunion to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Canterbury's grand final win over the Roosters . . . but nobody thought to invite the skipper.

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Queensland Origin side rocked by injuries to Cameron Smith, Billy Slater

Maroons skipper Cameron Smith is in doubt for Origin II.

Adrian Proszenko Queensland could be without three-quarters of its spine for game two following revelations injuries to Cameron Smith and Billy Slater are worse than first thought.

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Tigers cop $20,000 hit for concussion breach

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Adrian Proszenko Wests Tigers have become the second club to be stung $20,000 for failing to adhere to the NRL's new concussion guidelines.

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