Adrian Proszenko

Adrian Proszenko

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NSW coach Laurie Daley almost quit Blues post

Michael Carayannis, Adrian Proszenko Twelve months on from needing to be convinced to remain as Blues Origin coach, Laurie Daley is set to be offered a long-term deal as NSW try to emulate the feats of Queensland mentor Mal Meninga.

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NSW coach Laurie Daley tips Mitchell Pearce to keep Blues No.7 jersey

Improved: NSW coach Laurie Daley said Mitchell Pearce  is the right man for the Blues No.7 jersey.

Adrian Proszenko NSW coach Laurie Daley has hailed Mitchell Pearce as a vastly improved footballer than the one who participated in last year's State of Origin series.

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State of Origin: Laurie Daley borrows Chelsea's secret weapon to prepare his special ones

The Special Ones: Jose Mourinho and Laurie Daley.

Adrian Proszenko NSW have turned to a cutting-edge technology employed by English football powerhouse Chelsea in their quest to break Queensland's stranglehold on State Of Origin.

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Lifting tackle could send Laurie Daley back to the drawing board

Blues five-eighth Josh Reynolds.

Adrian Proszenko NSW's new-look halves pairing may last just one game after Josh Reynolds was involved in a sickening dangerous throw which is likely to rub him out of Origin II.

Eels boss Scott Seward gives 40-20 tweak the thumbs up

Chris Sandow and his Parramatta teammates were embroiled in last weekend's ballboy controversy.

Adrian Proszenko Parramatta believe the 40/20 rule has been changed "appropriately" to ensure there will be no repeat of the ballboy dramas which cost them a win last Friday.

Hall of fame to honour Canterbury Bulldogs' greatest rugby league players

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Adrian Proszenko The Canterbury Bulldogs want to establish a hall of fame to honour their greatest players as part of their 80-year anniversary.

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Ex-NSW half Mitchell Pearce desperate for another crack at Origin

Still hoping for Origin ... Roosters halfback Mitchell Pearce.

Adrian Proszenko Mitchell Pearce has not given up on reclaiming his NSW jersey, saying: "If you don't strive to get into those teams, you're limiting yourself as a player."

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Sydney Roosters dump Newtown Jets as their feeder club

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Adrian Proszenko The long-standing relationship between the Roosters and Newtown will end at the end of this year.

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Jarryd Hayne shrugs off State of Origin pressure despite carrying NSW Blues' hopes

Jarryd Hayne celebrates victory in Origin I.

Michael Carayannis and Adrian Proszenko If Jarryd Hayne feels any pressure to repeat his man of the match heroics in Origin II, the Parramatta fullback showed no signs of stress as he relaxed his way into Blues camp on Tuesday.

State of Origin: Blues go straight to work

Meticulous: Blues coach Laurie Daley, flanked by prop James Tamou.

Adrian Proszenko and Michael Carayannis In an indication of how meticulous the Blues are in their preparation for game two, the whole squad assembled before it had been officially named to pore over videos from the opening clash.

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Warren Ryan Medal could go the way of the Wok

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Adrian Proszenko ABC commentators will refrain from referring to the Warren Ryan Medal on air while 'Aunty' continues its investigations into an alleged racist remark last month.

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Melbourne Storm halfback Cooper Cronk eyeing early return to be fit for State of Origin III

On the comeback trail: Melbourne halfback Cooper Cronk.

Adrian Proszenko Cooper Cronk could make a shock comeback against St George Illawarra on Monday night in a move which would force Mal Meninga into an agonising choice over whether to start him or Daly Cherry-Evans in...

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Boyd Cordner still perplexed by treatment after boozy night out with Mitchell Pearce

Ready for action: Boyd Cordner.

Adrian Proszenko Boyd Cordner has no regrets over the infamous night in Kings Cross that may have ended the representative career of Roosters teammate Mitchell Pearce, claiming the pair did nothing wrong.

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Brad 'Freddy' Fittler is ready to coach the NSW Blues in game two of rugby league's State of Origin

Adrian Proszenko It has been a decade since his last State of Origin game, but Brad Fittler is back to torment the Maroons.

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State of Origin II: Tim Lafai bolts into Blues contention

Adrian Proszenko Tim Lafai, who kept Josh Morris out of first grade, has emerged as a contender to replace him in the NSW side for Origin II.

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Curtis Sironen re-signs with Wests Tigers

Wests Tigers young gun Curtis Sironen is set to extend his career at the joint-venture club.

Chris Barrett and Adrian Proszenko They're flying high at the apex of the NRL premiership ladder and Wests Tigers have had another win with one of their band of young stars committing his future to the club.

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Alex McKinnon medal may be struck for City-Country MVP

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Adrian Proszenko League officials are considering a proposal to award a medal named in honour of Alex McKinnon to the man of the match in the City-Country fixture.

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Newcastle Knights' thoughts go out to Alex McKinnon and Jordan McLean

Speedy recovery: Best wishes to Alex McKinnon and his family.

Adrian Proszenko Newcastle assistant coach Rick Stone says he feels for Melbourne rookie Jordan McLean, describing the tackle which incapacitated Alex McKinnon as a "freak accident".

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Jordan McLean cleared to play despite Alex McKinnon tackle charge

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Adrian Proszenko The NRL has given Melbourne permission to select youngster Jordan McLean for their clash with Canterbury at NIB Stadium in Perth.

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Canterbury's rising star Tim Lafai secures future on and off the field

Loyal Bulldog: Tim Lafai turned down a bigger offer from a rival club to remain at Belmore.

Adrian Proszenko If everything goes completely to plan, Tim Lafai will earn a premiership ring in October and then add the wedding variety.

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