Video Referee

League

Newcastle Knights coach Wayne Bennett wants NRL to adopt video referee bunker

Brett Keeble Wayne Bennett supports the concept of a centralised ‘‘war room’’ to replace NRL video referees adjudicating on contentious tries, and believes it is only a matter of time before that idea becomes...

League

Video referee dropped over Kieran Foran obstruction howler

Disbelief: Cowboys captain Jonathan Thurston argues the point with referee Gavin Badger.

Adrian Proszenko The video referee at the centre of the Keiran Foran obstruction clanger has been dropped after NRL officials admitted the match-changing decision was incorrect.

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Parental guidance recommended as video referee soap opera becomes ugly reality

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Adrian Proszenko The father of video referee Sean Hampstead claims officials will have ''given in to the whingers'' if his son isn't retained for State of Origin II.

Eels v Sea Eagles

Michael Chammas PARRAMATTA EELS v MANLY SEA EAGLES at Pirtek Stadium, Friday 7.45pm

I warned you, and now a ball boy has copped it for no good reason

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Phil Gould In my column earlier this season, I wrote: ‘‘Two rules that were introduced to the NRL this season need to be altered as soon as possible.

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Sione Mata'utia scores three tries as Newcastle Knights topple New Zealand Warriors

Defence: The Warriors get a rare hand on Newcastle's Sione Mata'utia, who scored three tries in yesterday's tight encounter.

Robert Dillon Teenage tyro Sione Mata'utia scored a sensational hat-trick as the Newcastle Knights ambushed the Warriors 28-22 at Hunter Stadium on Sunday.

Raiders v Eels

Raiders player Anthony Milford

Chris Wilson The Raiders take on the Eels at TIO Stadium from 8:30pm in their round 22 clash.

League

Canberra Raiders fade late as Parramatta Eels win in Darwin

Jarrod Croker comforts teammate Jordan Rapana.

Jon Tuxworth Late loss shows it's not all doom and gloom for the Raiders and coach Ricky Stuart.

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Bulldogs coach Des Hasler urges NRL to set up video referees' bunker to help ease frustration

“We’ve been hearing about the bunker [for a while] now. It’s hard for referees because they can’t get hold of the vision, which seems strange in a game that involves a billion dollars

Michael Carayannis Des Hasler has called on the NRL to revisit its video referee “bunker” situation as the Bulldogs coach questioned the accountability of the game’s leading officials when they have...

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League

Coach Des Hasler laments underperforming Bulldogs' lack of focus

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Michael Chammas Given the performance of the match officials on Friday night, one would assume Des Hasler wouldn't shy away from giving them a piece of his mind.

League

Penrith Panthers confound critics again with victory over Canterbury Bulldogs

Moment of truth: James Segayaro watches on as the video ref rules on his second try.

Michael Chammas Having already lost Peter Wallace for the rest of the season with a knee injury suffered in last week's loss to Cronulla, the news got even worse for Ivan Cleary when he lost another one of his new...

League

Sydney Roosters v St George Illawarra Dragons

Kia Ora bro: Jason Nightingale, left, of the Dragons celebrates with Benji Marshall after scoring against the Tigers.

Paul Suttor Can the Dragons upset a weakened Roosters outfit at Allianz Stadium?

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League

Canterbury Bulldogs v Penrith Panthers

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James Polson Can the Panthers respond to the loss of Peter Wallace by trouncing the Bulldogs at ANZ Stadium?

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Melbourne Storm v Canberra Raiders

Storm v Raiders live blog.

Jon Tuxworth The Melbourne Storm host the Canberra Raiders at AAMI Park, from 5.0pm (AEST) Saturday.

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Live: Rabbitohs v Titans

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Stephen Samuelson The Rabbitohs can continue their surge towards a top-four finish with a win over the Titans.

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LEAGUE

Robbie Farah angered by referee's refusal to use technology for David Nofoaluma effort

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Adam Pengilly Wests Tigers skipper Robbie Farah accused referee Shayne Hayne of "arrogance" for not referring a controversial no-try decision to the video referee.

League

Manly Sea Eagles demolish Wests Tigers to take NRL top spot

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Adam Pengilly The Wolfman wasn't easily forgotten with the full moon overhead, but Manly's stars on the park know the easiest way to deflect the unwanted glow.

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League

Queensland Maroons beat NSW Blues to score consolation win

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Michael Chammas Queensland have saved face after losing the first two matches of the State of Origin series by beating NSW in the finale at Suncorp Stadium.

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League

Anthony Milford magic pilots Canberra Raiders to win on the Gold Coast

Fullback on fire: Canberra's Anthony Milford was instrumental in the big win over the Titans on the Gold Coast.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra whiz kid Anthony Milford gave Queensland rugby league fans a dress rehearsal of the treat in store for them next year with a majestic two-try display in Canberra’s 36-20 win on the...

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Live: Titans v Raiders

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Lee Gaskin The Canberra Raiders and Gold Coast Titans will both look to avoid further slides down the NRL in this clash on the Gold Coast.