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Brad Walter 9:06 PM Parramatta will face the Bulldogs, Tigers and Eels in opening five weeks a a big start to their 2016 campaign.
Roy Masters 5:51 PM Suspicions that the campaign to oust John Grant as ARLC chair is motivated by a clandestine plan to install a puppet replacement, as well as a chief executive who can be manipulated by powerful Sydney NRL clubs, will force some club chairmen to withdraw their support for a planned vote against him.
Roy Masters ARL Commission chairman John Grant, who has reached an impasse with a majority of NRL chairmen over broadcasting and budgetary matters, will have done his sums on how many votes are required to oust him. Furthermore, he will be in the room when the votes from his fellow commissioners are counted.
James MacSmith NSW fullback Josh Dugan is backing Blake Ferguson to make a successful transition to the custodian role for Sydney Roosters next NRL season
Sam Burgess' return to the NRL will kick off against arch-rivals the Sydney Roosters in front of a potential sell-out Sunday afternoon crowd at Allianz Stadium on March 6.
Chris Dutton John McIntyre hopes re-signing Jack Wighton and Josh Papalii breaks the perception the Raiders can't recruit star players.
Daniel Lane Hayden Knowles, the Sydney Roosters coaching staff member whose photograph on with Jarryd Hayne and club legend Brad Fittler in the San Francisco 49ers dressing shed sparked speculation the former Parramatta star was being targeted to join the club, said it'd be an unacceptable "lack of faith" for him to try and lure Hayne home.
Daniel Lane NSW Breakers captain Alex Blackwell said her team is motivated to equal the great St George Dragons rugby league team as the benchmark for sporting dominance in Australia, but she insisted ahead of Sunday's game against Victoria it wasn't something the team was allowing to become a burden.
Adrian Proszenko Wests Tigers CEO Justin Pascoe has refused Robbie Farah's demand for a full payout but hopes the parties can move towards a release resolution at a landmark meeting on Sunday.
Adrian Proszenko Parramatta fans won't have to wait long to witness Kieran Foran's impact on the side after the Eels were chosen to host the season opener against Brisbane.
David Polkinghorne Canberra has been encouraged to bid for a Rugby League World Cup semi-final in 2017.
Adrian Proszenko On the night Robbie Farah made the agonising decision to request a release from Wests Tigers, he turned to Nick Di Girolamo for advice.
Daniel Lane Canterbury Bulldogs great Steve Mortimer, regarded as the club's greatest-ever halfback, anointed Moses Mbye as the man to shine in his old No.7 jersey following Trent Hodkinson's departure to Newcastle.