Daniel Lane

Daniel Lane

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

League

Cronulla Sharks chief executive Steve Noyce says NRL territorial draft proposal worth another look

Daniel Lane Cronulla chief executive Steve Noyce said the NRL must revisit the failed 2004 territorial draft proposal to open new sources of junior talent to clubs and ease the poaching that has infuriated teams...

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League

Lessons for NSW in State of Origin triumph by Queensland's nonentities in 1995

Queensland prop Gavin Allen spilled blood for the cause.

Daniel Lane In 1995 and with the Super League war raging, any player aligned to the Rupert Murdoch-backed competition was banned by the establishment from playing in the State of Origin.

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Jamie Soward 'a good bloke', says Tim Grant of new mateship at Penrith after Kokoda trip

Jamie Soward

Daniel Lane Trekking the Kokoda Track for up to 16 hours a day not only provided Penrith prop Tim Grant with a deeper appreciation for the Diggers who helped halt the Japanese invasions of World War II, but it...

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lEAGUE

The best NRL buys of 2014

80-minute man: Nathan Peats is thriving at Parramatta.

Daniel Lane and Adrian Proszenko They may not be the biggest names in the game, but each has added a new dimension to his team after having arrived at new locations.

League

Penrith Panthers board to buck trend and run unopposed

Panthers CEO Warren Wilson

Daniel Lane Penrith Panthers Group chief executive Warren Wilson has credited the club's focus on its junior nursery as a key reason for stability on and off the field.

League

A vulnerable kid keen to look after his family

Earl

Daniel Lane The morning 14-year-old Sandor Earl entered the boxing gym above the mechanic's shop on Five Dock's busy Queens Road, it was obvious he was a born athlete.

Stuart tells Eels board to plug destabilising media leaks

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 27:  Ricky Stuart speaks at a press conference to announce his new role as coach of the Parramatta Eels NRL team at Parramatta Stadium on July 27, 2012 in Sydney, Australia. Stuart has signed a three year deal with the Eels.  (Photo by Matt Blyth/Getty Images)

Daniel Lane New Parramatta coach Ricky Stuart has directed two blunt messages to his club, telling board members their habit of leaking sensitive information to the media hurt the players and needed to cease...

Rugby League

Stuart opts out as Blues mentor

Ricky Stuart

DANIEL LANE RICKY STUART has decided to walk away from the NSW State of Origin coaching job after the ongoing bunfight over whether he should continue in the role.

League

Rumours keep on snapping at heels of Bulldogs

Todd Greenberg

Daniel Lane WHEN chief executive Todd Greenberg fronted the media and delivered an impassioned statement about the reasons why Bulldogs superstar Ben Barba was stood down before the season-opening match, the...

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Armit sees greener pastures but his family will always come first

Daniel Lane WHEN Chris Armit told Penrith's general manager, Phil Gould, he wanted the best possible medical insurance plan as part of his package to play front row for the Panthers this year, it was more than a...