Glenn Jackson Andrew Dunemann’s first outing as a head coach was largely a disappointing one; Canberra were simply outclassed by a better side.
Glenn Jackson Manly have left it late to claim a major scalp. But their timing is as good as their execution was on Saturday night.
Adrian Proszenko, Glenn Jackson Manly officials are livid that North Queensland are set to escape without sanction for comments they believe are more incendiary than the ones that cost Geoff Toovey a $10,000 fine.
Glenn Jackson and Michael Chammas Manly coach Geoff Toovey is expecting Friday night's elimination semi-final against Cronulla to be every bit as physical as the Sea Eagles' brutal clash with Sydney Roosters.
Glenn Jackson Coach Geoff Toovey told Daly Cherry-Evans and Kieran Foran to get more involved in attack.
Glenn Jackson IN THE same season the NRL recorded the highest total regular season attendance in its history, the competition faces a potentially embarrassing crowd for the semi-final between Manly and North...
Brad Walter, Glenn Jackson THE expected departures of Beau Ryan and Chris Heighington to Cronulla could pave the way for Manly prop Brent Kite to join Wests Tigers next season.
Glenn Jackson WHO can take this one away from Melbourne? We shall find out tonight, but it will take some effort to topple the form team of the finals series so far.
Glenn Jackson The best thing you can say about all that is it's over, and both sides can move on. Manly took advantage of opponents who were off their game, while the Tigers couldn't.
Glenn Jackson A MORAL victory for Manly, perhaps, as well as a morale-boosting one. Time and again this season, many have pondered how much of their success has come through Des Hasler's coaching.
Glenn Jackson THEY were supposed to be ripped apart after dual premiership-winning coach Des Hasler's defection to the Bulldogs, but Manly are about to secure another of their stars.
Glenn Jackson HE'S the premiership-winning halfback and one of the hottest prospects in the NRL, yet Manly are baulking at a salary rise that would take him above the average wage of the competition.
Glenn Jackson Just days after his future with Manly was thrown into doubt, halfback Daly Cherry-Evans is now set to sign with the Sea Eagles as early as next week.
Glenn Jackson After halfback Daly Cherry-Evans signed a deal worth almost $2 million over the next four years, Manly's attention will turn to his halves partner Kieran Foran.
Glenn Jackson There is little difference between any side in the premiership, and last night was no different. The main difference was critical though: Manly took their chances while Penrith blew theirs.
Glenn Jackson They waited two years to get him, so another week surely won't matter much; having been left out of Parramatta's squad for the Eels' first pre-season trial – against Wests Tigers in Alice Springs on...
Glenn Jackson Manly coach Geoff Toovey has branded Parramatta "unprofessional" after the Eels' late backflip over his now former assistant Brad Arthur.
Glenn Jackson When NRL players say they are looking forward to returning for off-season training, the words are generally spoken with a degree of trepidation.
Glenn Jackson As the grand final winners and losers return to the training paddock, so too do season 2013's also-rans
Glenn Jackson Before this year, most would not have known what a peptide was.