State of Origin
Brad Walter Sydney Roosters five-eighth James Maloney, Cronulla prop Andrew Fifita and Canberra back Blake Ferguson are set to make their State of Origin debuts after being named in the NSW team.
Steve Jancetic Cronulla five-eighth Todd Carney will miss his team's next two NRL matches with a sprained foot, leaving him in doubt for Country Origin selection.
Star playmaker shines for the Sharks in big trial win over premiers Manly.
Michael Carayannis South Sydney coach Michael Maguire is confident his side isn't distracted by the code's investigation into claims that Ben Te'o assaulted a woman last month.
Sunday Sin Bin
Adrian Proszenko Stephen Rue boasts the best winning record of all of the NRL club chairmen, but it hasn't prevented him from getting punted by the new owners of the Melbourne Storm.
Michael Chammas Cronulla coach Shane Flanagan believes Todd Carney is unlucky to miss out on Origin selection after doing more this year than last to justify a spot in the Blues team.
Brad Walter AN impromptu team dinner two weeks ago underlined the camaraderie and commitment NSW players will bring into camp when the team for Origin I is named on Sunday.
Sharks Stadium, Monday 7pm (AEST)
Brad Walter NSW coach Laurie Daley has begun informing players that they will be named in the Blues side for the opening State of Origin match on June 5.
Michael Chammas NSW coach Laurie Daley has two different teams and game plans pencilled in for game one of the State of Origin series that revolve around which position skipper Paul Gallen plays for the Blues.
Brad Walter, Tim Barrow Willie Mason is set to be recalled by NSW coach Laurie Daley for the opening State of Origin match five years after making his last appearance in a Blues jersey.
Round 11 line-ups
Michael Chammas The latest news from the NRL as clubs name their sides for round 11.
All the ins and outs for round nine of the NRL.
Lee Gaskin The Canberra Raiders are launching an all-out assault on Todd Carney and intend to hammer the Cronulla Sharks playmaker at every opportunity.
Lee Gaskin The Raiders will launch an all-out assault on Todd Carney and intend to hammer the Sharks playmaker at every opportunity.
James Macsmith Canberra chairman John McIntyre has questioned whether Josh Dugan is ready to return to the NRL.
Lee Gaskin Canberra enforcers Josh Papalii and Joel Edwards will be given the task of targeting Cronulla playmaker Todd Carney in Sunday's clash at Shark Park.
Danny Weidler Sports scientist Stephen Dank has refused an interview with ASADA but he wants Sharks players and their coach, Shane Flanagan, to know he is in their corner in the strongest possible way.
Lee Gaskin Raiders star Blake Ferguson always had the potential to be one of the game's elite players, Ben Pomeroy says.
Jon Tuxworth Terry Campese backs star centre to make Sharks pay after rating Canberra's back line the NRL's best.