Rugby League

Latest NRL News

Pearce drama cost Roosters $1 million

Mea culpa: Mitchell Pearce fronts the media in January.

With their season done, Roosters management now quietly admit Mitchell Pearce's Australia Day incident cost the club near enough to a million dollars. And a season.

Rein and Marshall to leave, McGregor confirms

Departing: Mitch Rein will not be with the Dragons in 2017.

St George Illawarra will head into the off-season without an established halfback or hooker for 2017 after coach Paul McGregor confirmed both Benji Marshall and Mitch Rein will depart the club at season's end.

Holmes' try-scoring record would be just Peachey

Chasing Peachey: Valentine Holmes.

Sharks flyer Valentine Holmes not only wants to match David Peachey but also surpass his greatest achievement - but don't expect him to emulate the club legend's feats with the No.1 on his back for a while yet.

Panthers lobby for full week of rest before finals

Concerns: Penrith want a decent break before the finals.

The Panthers will lobby the NRL to play its first finals match on a Sunday in order to be given adequate rest after wrapping up the regular season, in a move which could create scheduling havoc for potential finals opponents the Bulldogs.