Daniel Lane

Daniel Lane

Daniel Lane is a sports reporter and video journalist with Fairfax Media.

Slater still No.1, say legends

Daniel Lane It was an innocuous question posed by a young girl at the grand final breakfast, but Melbourne fullback Billy Slater's reaction to being asked whether he or Bulldogs boom boy Ben Barba would score...

Maguire sees value in foreign loan deals

NRL. Charity Shield. Souths Sydney Coach Michael Maguire and players Greg Inglis and Ben Teo with St George Illawarra Coach Steve Price and players Ben Creagh and Gerard Beale
Wednesday 23rd January, 2013
Photos: Anthony Johnson

Daniel Lane SOUTHS coach Michael Maguire said he would consider the merit of the NRL one day using the English Premier League's loan system, the practice where clubs allowed contracted players to represent other...


Dugan is Langlands' No.1 choice


Daniel Lane Rugby league Immortal Graeme Langlands says Jarryd Hayne's ''poor'' positional play at fullback should consign him to the NSW wing for the State of Origin decider while Josh Dugan deserves to be...

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Churchill widow puts Slater on pedestal with Little Master

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 04:  Billy Slater of the Storm is tackled by Jarryd Hayne of the Eels during the round 13 NRL match between the Parramatta Eels and the Melbourne Storm at Parramatta Stadium on June 4, 2010 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Matt Blyth/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Billy Slater;Jarryd Hayne

Daniel Lane IN A similar manner to which Lady Bradman bestowed the ultimate compliment upon Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar when she proclaimed his style reminded her the most of that of Sir Donald, Joyce...