Adrian Proszenko

Adrian Proszenko

Adrian Proszenko is chief rugby league reporter at The Sydney Morning Herald

League

Wests Tigers boss Grant Mayer reaffirms support for embattled skipper Robbie Farah

Adrian Proszenko Wests Tigers chief executive Grant Mayer has moved to clear the air with disgruntled captain Robbie Farah, saying: "If I've done anything wrong by him, I'm the first to apologise."

League

Robbie Farah faring better than Cameron Smith, season's stats show

Proven performer: The game against Melbourne will be a test of Robbie Farah's focus.

Adrian Proszenko While Cameron Smith is widely considered the best player in the game and a future Immortal, statistics suggest Robbie Farah has had the better of him this season.

Eels whiz-kid Tepai Moeroa refuses to give up on Rio Olympics dream

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Adrian Proszenko Parramatta young gun Tepai Moeroa has revealed his ambition to compete in track and field at the Rio Olympics while juggling his football commitments.

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Parramatta Eels whiz-kid Tepai Moeroa wants a shot at Rio Games

Parramatta's Tepai Moeroa tackles Newcastle's Sione Mata'utia.

Adrian Proszenko Parramatta young gun Tepai Moeroa has revealed his ambition to compete in track and field at the Rio Olympics while juggling his football commitments.

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Wests Tigers coach Mick Potter struggling to field a team after Luke Brooks and Pat Richards scratched

Sitting it out: Luke Brooks.

Adrian Proszenko Of all the challenges facing Mick Potter, none is more pressing than finding 17 fit players to take to Townsville.

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League

Harry Triguboff extends sponsorship deal with Wests Tigers

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Adrian Proszenko Billionaire developer Harry Triguboff hopes ''commonsense will prevail'' at Wests Tigers after extending Meriton's sponsorship with the embattled club for another year.

Class of 2005 dominate Wests Tigers' greatest-ever team

Tigers great: Premiership winner Benji Marshall was named in Wests Tigers'  15th anniversary team.

Adrian Proszenko Thirteen players from Wests Tigers' historic premiership-winning side of 2005 have been named in the joint-venture club's greatest ever team.

League

Johnathan Thurston and Queensland lose their heads on State of Origin spite night

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Adrian Proszenko We are accustomed to seeing Queensland, when they are behind with a couple of minutes to go, showing plenty of fight. But never like this.

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League

Cronulla Sharks skipper Paul Gallen could be back to take on SBW

Back for the Sharks ... Paul Gallen may play against the Roosters on Saturday.

Adrian Proszenko Cronulla captain Paul Gallen could make a shock early return against the Sydney Roosters on Saturday.

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Tyro Tiger Joel Luani uses family as inspiration to make his mark on NRL

Hard road: Wester Tigers hooker Joel Luani is ready to make his mark in the NRL.

Adrian Proszenko Haveatama Sioelipulu Halafungani, or Joel Luani to his mates, has never had to look far for inspiration.

League

Sin Bin: Plumbers crack the origin of Ryan-Soward stink

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Adrian Proszenko Beau Ryan taking the mickey out of Jamie Soward is not a new phenomenon. While Ryan's send-ups of Soward on The Footy Show have made headlines, the Panthers playmaker has been a target long before...

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Josh Reynolds' Origin hopes boosted by James Maloney injury

Adrian Proszenko Canterbury playmaker Josh Reynolds has the chance to cement the NSW No.6 jersey after form and fitness conspired against incumbent pivot James Maloney.

ACL injury ends Nathan Peats' season

Adrian Proszenko Parramatta hooker Nathan Peats' knee injury is likely to be a season-ending one.

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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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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

Pat Richards waiting in the wings for Blues

Adrian Proszenko NSW coach Laurie Daley says Wests Tigers winger Pat Richards is contention for a State of Origin debut after making a strong return to the NRL.

League

Melbourne Storm tell ticked off Dragons to 'get over' full-time siren fiasco

Storm centre Will Chambers scores against the Dragons at AAMI Park.

Adrian Proszenko Melbourne chief executive Mark Evans has told ticked off St George Illawarra officials to "get over it", claiming dubious calls such as the full-time siren debacle will always be part of the game.

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Blues bolter Pat Richards happy to kick-start baby Tigers

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Adrian Proszenko When Pat Richards arrived back at the Wests Tigers after eight years abroad, his sole ambition was to crack the first-grade squad.

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Mick Potter set to remain at Wests Tigers after strong start to NRL season

Potter weaves his spell: Tigers coach Mick Potter.

Adrian Proszenko Wests Tigers coach Mick Potter could earn a contract extension as soon as next month following the club's strong start to the season.

Fan drive

NRL banks on 'selfies' to boost rugby league club memberships

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Adrian Proszenko They have been the downfall of many a footballer in recent times but the NRL is banking on ''selfies'' to bring the fans back to the game in 2014.

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