Phil Gould is a League Columnist for The Sydney Morning Herald
Phil Gould Queensland selectors have chosen only one genuine front-row forward for Game II of the 2013 Origin series.
Phil Gould There is no other way to describe what happened in Brisbane last night as anything other than Queensland dishing out an Origin football lesson to the NSW Blues.
Phil Gould It could well be the first time since 1993 that the defending champions go back-to-back and win consecutive premierships.
Phil Gould It's awards time. Here is Gus' Team of the Year for the 2013 NRL season. Talent galore right across the park.
Phil Gould Tonight is a big night for Blues halfback Mitchell Pearce.
SET OF SIX
Phil Gould I don't think the Wests Ashfield club is being at all unreasonable regarding the conditions it requires to continue funding the club.
Phil Gould In their previous two matches, Newcastle were awful in their second-half performances. They virtually took no part in proceedings following the half-time break in either game, succumbing meekly to...
Phil Gould Following Cooper Cronk's 41-metre field goal that sailed between the posts in game three last year to sink the Blues' State of Origin title hopes for a seventh straight year, a number of the NSW...
Set of Six
Phil Gould Origin is definitely a team game, but I will be particularly interested in the performance of Blues fullback Jarryd Hayne.
Phil Gould In simple terms, NSW won this match because they improved in all facets of their attitude and play since last year’s series; Queensland did not.
Phil Gould There are two ways to run a professional football club.
Phil Gould "It is no use saying, 'We are doing our best'. You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary."