Brian Smith

Brian Smith to coach US rugby league team

Brian Smith

Veteran NRL coach Brian Smith will steer the United States in their first appearance at a Rugby League World Cup later this year.

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League

Paul Gallen runs at Brian Smith again over Twitter spat

Paul Gallen

Brad Walter Cronulla captain Paul Gallen has continued an attack on former Sydney Roosters coach Brian Smith over comments he made on Twitter about the Test forward's battle with rookie Sydney Roosters forward...

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Discord

Brian Smith quits as USA coach

Steve Mascord Brian Smith has quit as the United States' World Cup coach, continuing a troubled build-up for the Tomahawks which has included a backlash from local players over the squad selection.

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League

Newcastle Boganaire is no knight in shining armour

Andrew Webster dinkus

Andrew Webster Here's an idea for Nathan Tinkler: call another meeting with Knights members as he did when he was trying to wrest control of the club three years ago, and tell the same people who allowed him to...

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League

Sydney Roosters assistant coach Jason Taylor plots downfall of one-time suitors Parramatta

Hard at work: Sydney Roosters assistant coach Jason Taylor, right, was impressed with Parramatta's opening round display.

Adrian Proszenko Roosters assistant Jason Taylor has no regrets about missing out on the Parramatta coaching job as he prepares to plot the downfall of the club he almost joined.

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Sunday Sin Bin

Luke Burt born to be a coach: Nathan Hindmarsh

Adrian Proszenko dinkus

Adrian Proszenko Eels great Nathan Hindmarsh is still working out if the full-time coaching caper is for him, but he's got no doubt his great mate, Luke Burt, is an NRL clipboard-holder in waiting.

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League

Roosters coach Trent Robinson desperate to avoid one-hit-wonder tag

Trent Robinson

Michael Chammas He's achieved almost everything an NRL coach can do in his first year, but the desire to emulate the likes of Wayne Bennett and Tim Sheens and become a career-coach is what is driving Trent Robinson.

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League

Flying start: Brad Arthur wastes no time getting down to business at Parramatta

New Parramatta Eels coach Brad Arthur will be officially starting in the position on Wednesday.
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Glenn Jackson Parramatta's new arrival has barely had time to sleep since beginning his tenure at the Eels the moment he stepped off a plane from Bali.

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Rugby League

US eye Australia RLWC last-eight clash

The United States sent Wales crashing out of the Rugby League World Cup on Sunday with a 24-16 win at Wrexham which set the Tomahawks up for a likely quarter-final showdown with Australia.

USA Tomahawks in demand after Rugby League World Cup showing

Joseph Paulo

Michael Carayannis NRL and Super League clubs are circling several United States players, including three Sydney sides interested in winger Bureta Faraimo.

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NRL: John Orchard blasts Keegan Smith over Sydney Roosters blood-test scandal

John Orchard

Adrian Proszenko Former Sydney Roosters doctor John Orchard has launched a scathing attack on the club's fitness guru Keegan Smith, blaming him for the blood-testing scandal that threatened to derail their...

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League

England's Steve McNamara linked with Roosters coaching gig

Steve McNamara

Brad Walter England coach Steve McNamara has been linked to a job with Sydney Roosters next season.

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League

Merrin no stranger to hard knocks

Aaron Woods

Trent Merrin is only 14 years old and while he doesn't know exactly the ultimate finish line he's heading towards as he runs through the inner-city streets every morning, the human tragedies slumped...

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Andrew Webster

Pearce will no longer let the critics get him down

Mitchell Pearce

Andrew Webster There was a time when Mitchell Pearce might’ve cared what you thought. He might’ve cared what Brian Smith thought, too.

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League

Furner axing easy option, says Smith

Brian Smith

Jon Tuxworth Brian Smith fears the Canberra Raiders have set a dangerous precedent by sacking David Furner.

Rugby League

Players continue to deny role in Furner's sacking

Three raiders players

Lee Gaskin and Chris Dutton The Canberra Raiders senior players continue to deny they played a major role in the decision to sack coach David Furner despite admitting to meeting with board members earlier this week.

SIN BIN

Contract sport

Brad Walter dinkus

Brad Walter Blake Ferguson may follow the lead of Sonny Bill Williams and seek a one-year contract if he decides to invoke a get-out option in his new deal with Canberra.

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Sunday Sin Bin

The hunger games

Adrian Proszenko dinkus

Adrian Proszenko We read, with a mixture of horror and amusement, recent claims that Sam Kasiano is capable of demolishing seven kebabs in a single sitting.

Live: Rabbitohs v Bulldogs

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Challenge Cup final: Wigan wipeout Hull at Wembley

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Steve Mascord LONDON: Former Wests Tigers assistant coach Peter Gentle referred to a reporter as a “boofhead” for suggesting he was about to be sacked after seeing his Hull side pummelled in the...