Rugby League

Cronulla Sharks

Mortimer emerges from NRL wilderness to star in Sharks win

Great escape: Jayson Bukuya and the Sharks celebrate a miraculous win.

One-time Parramatta poster boy Daniel Mortimer emerged from the NRL wilderness to lead the Sharks to a last-gasp win over a patched-up Tigers, who plunged to the NRL cellar after a dramatic loss at Southern Cross Group Stadium on Saturday night.

Billy's back as Smith steals show against Sharks

Origin audition: Billy Slater all but booked his place for Queensland in the second match-up.

Billy Slater Queensland's No.1? If he is, Kevin Walters should eat his hat. That's Cameron Smith. But there's no doubt Slater will get his chance now after coming up with the match-winning play to topple premiers Cronulla.