Adrian Proszenko

Adrian Proszenko


Big hit may await Darcy Lussick at judiciary

Michael Chammas, Adrian Proszenko and Brad Walter Parramatta forward Darcy Lussick faces a potential seven-week ban for his high tackle on Jared Waerea-Hargreaves, his sixth charge in two and a half years.

Banned Shark's father bites back at judiciary

Adrian Proszenko THE father of Cronulla under-20 player Daniel Moroko believes his son should never have been found guilty of biting, claiming the judiciary was influenced by the media coverage of the case.

Melbourne Storm debate best way to support Jordan McLean after NRL ban for tackle on Alex McKinnon

Storm CEO Mark Evans speaks to the media after the completion of Jordan McLean's hearing on Wednesday night.

Adrian Proszenko Melbourne CEO Mark Evans says the club's desire to appeal the NRL's judiciary ruling as a show of support for Jordan McLean could be tempered by the need to protect the player from further scrutiny.


NRL open to legal action over three-man tackles, warns leading sports lawyer

Broken: Trainers treat Alex McKinnon following his injury.

Adrian Proszenko and Chris Barrett A leading sports lawyer has urged the NRL to review the three-man tackle, believing the governing body is leaving itself open to legal action over incidents such as the one that incapacitated...

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Newcastle Knights' thoughts go out to Alex McKinnon and Jordan McLean

Speedy recovery: Best wishes to Alex McKinnon and his family.

Adrian Proszenko Newcastle assistant coach Rick Stone says he feels for Melbourne rookie Jordan McLean, describing the tackle which incapacitated Alex McKinnon as a "freak accident".


Jordan McLean cleared to play despite Alex McKinnon tackle charge

Jordan McLean

Adrian Proszenko The NRL has given Melbourne permission to select youngster Jordan McLean for their clash with Canterbury at NIB Stadium in Perth.

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Sunday Sin Bin

Former Cronulla chairman Damian Irvine joins English football club Notts County

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Adrian Proszenko Damian Irvine has landed on his feet following an eventful stint as Cronulla chairman, snaring an executive position with English football side Notts County FC.


Andrew Fifita facing three-week ban

Andrew Fifita faces at least two weeks on the sidelines

Adrian Proszenko Andrew Fifita is facing up to three weeks on the sidelines after being charged with a grade two shoulder charge in Monday night's loss to the Gold Coast.

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NRL salary cap review: free movement for players a priority

Jim Doyle

Adrian Proszenko The NRL is considering allowing players to effectively be free agents at all times as part of a widespread review of the salary cap.

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Junior league player on affray charge


Adrian Proszenko The teenager at the centre of a vicious rugby league brawl at North Richmond this year has been charged with affray and assault.

Dugan in doubt for Origin decider

NSW State of Origin player, Josh Dugan arriving back into Sydney on crutches after the defeat by Queensland last night. 27th June 2013
Photograph by Dallas Kilponen

Adrian Proszenko Josh Dugan will miss the State of Origin decider if he unsuccessfully contests his shoulder-charge citing.

Penrith league brawl sees boy suspended for 25 years

Images of players and spectators involved in a brawl at Turnbull Oval, North Richmond, 11 August 2013.

Adrian Proszenko The Penrith District Junior Rugby League has handed out suspensions of up to 25 years to players involved in a vicious brawl following a match in the region.

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I'll be out for life, says footy junior

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Adrian Proszenko The teenager at the centre of a vicious junior rugby league brawl is resigned to copping a lifelong suspension from the game.

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League brawl victim to take civil action

 Images of players and spectators involved in a brawl at Turnbull Oval, North Richmond, 11 August 2013.

Adrian Proszenko A teenage victim of a vicious rugby league brawl has spoken about it for the first time, saying ''I could have been dead on the ground'', after being repeatedly kicked in the head.

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Wounded Watmough wants tough laws on 'ugly' tackles that target joints

Anthony Wamough

Adrian Proszenko Manly's Anthony Watmough has called for officials to hand out long bans for tackles like the ''ugly'' one which has sidelined him in the lead up to the finals.

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Waerea-Hargreaves set for ban

Jared Waerea-Hargreaves

Adrian Proszenko Roosters enforcer Jared Waerea-Hargreaves is likely to miss at least the first game of the finals, with the match review committee set to charge him for his raised forearm in Friday night's spiteful...

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Charge raises ire of Roosters


Adrian Proszenko, Michael Chammas Jared Waerea-Hargreaves will be forced to go to the judiciary to defend a dangerous contact charge that isn't as bad as one that went unpunished six weeks earlier.


Fa'aoso facing ten-week ban but Manly may fight charge

Richie Fa'aoso

Adrian Proszenko Manly officials will make a call on whether to risk contesting the length of Richie Fa'aoso's ban on Tuesday, with the Manly forward facing 10 weeks on the sidelines if he is unsuccessful at the...

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Hard-earned burst: ASADA stink costs Gallen lucrative beer deal

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Adrian Proszenko Cronulla captain Paul Gallen has revealed it wasn't his decision to pull out of an advertising campaign for State of Origin sponsor Victoria Bitter.

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Waerea-Hargreaves to miss five weeks after early plea

Jared Waerea-Hargreaves

Adrian Proszenko Jared Waerea-Hargreaves will be sidelined for five weeks after copping the early guilty plea for his hit on Manly's George Rose.