Adrian Proszenko

Adrian Proszenko

Expansion clubs race to catch commission's eye

Brad Walter, Adrian Proszenko A TEAM from New Zealand's South Island has emerged as a potential rival to Brisbane, Perth and Central Coast in the battle to join an expanded NRL competition.

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Expansion decisions are in the wind but may not be what wannabe clubs want to hear

The Brisbane Bombers logo.  The team is bidding to enter the NRL as early as 2013. THE AGE . sport . 13 JULY 2011 . pic from website .

Adrian Proszenko Potential new franchises will soon get an answer on NRL expansion - but it's unlikely to be the one they're hoping to hear.

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Girl in the Yellow Dress sees red over saviour talk

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Adrian Proszenko She has played arguably a bigger role in NSW's opening Origin win than any player or official, but "The Girl in the Yellow Dress" refuses to take any credit for the result.


League 2014: we predict the winners, medallists and dark horses


Adrian Proszenko There is no crystal ball, but there are experts. Fairfax Media chief league reporter Adrian Proszenko gets the low-down on what to expect.

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The game is up: commission set to announce blueprint for ARL

Australian Rugby League Commission Chairman Mr John Grant speaking at a media conference following the announcement of the Toyota Cup Team of the Year at 'Rugby League Central', Driver Ave, Moore Park, Sydney. 21st August 2012. Photo by Tamara Dean

Adrian Proszenko The ARL Commission has its $1 billion cheque and rugby league's head honchos are going to tell us how they intend to spend it.

Don't forget about us - Bears ready to step up if Knights go under

Logo for the Central Coast Bears Rugby League

Adrian Proszenko CENTRAL COAST BEARS say they'll be ready to fill the breach should the financial crisis engulfing Newcastle force them from the NRL.

Singo walks away from league

11 March 2012 NEWS Canberra Times photograph by GRAHAM TIDY Story by David Polkinghorne The Black Opal Stakes race day at Thoroughbred Park. Racing identity, John Singleton in the mounting yard. His horse, Later Gator, trained by Gai Waterhouse, ran third in the Black Opal Stakes.

Adrian Proszenko JOHN SINGLETON has revealed he will end his association with Bluetongue Stadium next year following what he describes as the ''dopey'' decision to put rugby league expansion on hold.

Roosters play down Pearce's high jinks

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Adrian Proszenko Mitchell Pearce has further consolidated his party-boy image after he was ejected from the Clovelly Hotel last Sunday.

Perth in shock bid for Origin

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photo Justin McManus.
State of Origin Press Conference.
Sam Thaiday (QLD) and Paul Gallen (NSW) holding the Origin shield.

Adrian Proszenko THE consortium behind Western Australia's NRL bid is making a shock play for a State of Origin game in Perth next year.