Michael Carayannis Jarryd Hayne is expected to play in the unfamiliar position of centre for the Kangaroos following the shock axing of the experienced Brent Tate.
Liam FitzGibbon Veteran centre Brent Tate has admitted to feeling lingering disappointment over his World Cup axing but says he's desperate to reclaim a Kangaroos spot.
Brad Walter LONDON: Brent Tate told Australian coach Tim Sheens before the World Cup that he would be play in the front row if neccesary to gain selection and while he may not have to go to those lengths the...
Brad Walter Australian coach Tim Sheens is weighing up the possibility of Canberra enforcer Josh Papalii playing centre if the Kangaroos suffer another injury to an outside back during Saturday's World Cup...
Aside from Billy Slater himself, nobody will be sweating on the Kangaroos full-back's World Cup final availability more than veteran centre.
James MacSmith Manly back-rower Anthony Watmough is in doubt for next month's Anzac Test after badly injuring his elbow in the Sea Eagles' controversial win over North Queensland on Friday night.
History repeats as Manly Sea Eagles beat North Queensland Cowboys with help of controversial refereeing decision
Michael Chammas For the second time in less than two years, a controversial video refereeing decision involving Kieran Foran has gone against North Queensland to hand Manly a 26-21 victory on Friday night.
Andrew Sonter The high flying Sea Eagles head to Gosford to take on the under performing Cowboys.
Central Coast Stadium, Gosford, Friday 7.40pm (AEST)
Campbelltown Stadium, Saturday 7.30pm (AEST)
Phil Mitchell Live coverage as the Wests Tigers take on the North Queensland Cowboys.
Brad Walter Skipper Robbie Farah dislocated his elbow as Wests Tigers continued their impressive start to the season with a 16-4 win over North Queensland in what may have been one of the joint-venture club's...
Michael Chammas Michael Chammas writes: There'll be a lot of emotion around this game for Newcastle, as there will be for the rest of the season without Alex McKinnon.
Chris Boulous Join Chris Boulous for the NRL team news as it comes as well as plenty of Ultimate League chat.
Brett Keeble North Queensland have kick-started their NRL premiership campaign with an emphatic win over Newcastle in Townsville on Monday night.
Richard Blackburn Gold Coast Titans v North Queensland Cowboys
North Queensland Cowboys v New Zealand Warriors
Jon Tuxworth The big talking points from the clash between the Raiders and the Cowboys
Michael Chammas The Broncos came out of the blocks well against the Bulldogs in round one, while the Cowboys took the opposite approach, coming from behind to knock over the Raiders.
Brad Walter Versatile footballers have never been more valuable since the NRL's concussion crackdown.