Ed Jackson Avoiding a second straight season without finals football trumps any personal duel with Wayne Bennett in coach Anthony Griffin's preparations for Saturday's NRL clash with Newcastle.
Michael Chammas Parramatta have stunned competition front-runners Manly to keep their finals hopes alive with a remarkable come-from-behind victory on Friday night.
Chris Boulous Congratulations to those who have made the Ultimate League finals.
Michael Carayannis Matthew Wright is set to be robbed of a finals appearance as he becomes the unlucky casualty following ASADA’s investigations into Cronulla’s 2011 supplements program.
Roy Ward Melbourne Storm second-rower Ryan Hoffman says his club has to be in top form entering the final three weeks.
Lucy Cormack Despite being the year he lost his place on the NSW Origin team, Mitchell Pearce has said 2014 has not been the toughest year of his life.
Michael Carayannis St George Illawarra have named Paul McGregor as head coach for the next three seasons.
Chris Barrett Paul Gallen is ready to be branded a drug cheat, saying he will ‘‘let people make up their own mind’’ after accepting a deal with the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority...
Chris Boulous Parramatta's season is on the line in their blockbuster clash with Manly.
Brett Keeble Departing Knights prop Adam Cuthbertson never played in a State of Origin game at Suncorp Stadium.
Michael Carayannis As a bright-eyed 10-year-old Dylan Walker was too shy to ask Lote Tuqiri, his idol, for a photo. Today, they have struck up an exciting combination on South Sydney's right edge.
Jon Tuxworth The Queanbeyan Kangaroos has submitted a new "G-rated" victory song to the CRL.
Brad Walter Some members of Cronulla’s 2011 squad were in tears on Thursday night as they decided to accept backdated suspensions for unknowingly taking prohibited substances.
Andrew Webster The blackest day in Australian sport … when was that again?
Michael Chammas As one of the closest finals races in recent years reaches the pointy end, Michael Chammas casts an eye over the clubs in contention and assesses their run home.
Matt Bungard The regular season is drawing to a close, with just one more round to go until we begin the first Ultimate League finals series.
Adam Pengilly James Segeyaro kept Penrith's minor premiership push alive as St George Illawarra's faint finals hopes all but ended as the injury-riddled Panthers ground to another improbable win at WIN Stadium on...
Brad Walter Manly hope to have Glenn Stewart back from an ankle injury before the finals and could soon be at full strength for the first time this season as they charge towards a third grand final appearance in...
Chris Boulous Trades are a necessary evil of Ultimate League and sometimes you don’t always get them right.
Michael Carayannis Tigers skipper Robbie Farah has labelled his side's match against high-flying Bulldogs on Sunday as a "must win" if the Tigers are any chance of snatching a top-eight spot.