Robbie Farah has answered an impassioned plea from NSW coach Laurie Daley to test out his broken hand with the Blues vice-captain holding out hope he will be fit for next Wednesday's decider.
NSW hooker Robbie Farah will join team-mates in camp after the team is announced on Tuesday, despite having been diagnosed with a broken hand.
Robbie Farah left Leichhardt Oval without a shower after Wests Tigers loss to Penrith to undergo x-rays for a suspected broken hand that may rule him out of Origin.
Wests Tigers halfback Luke Brooks is set to come under scrutiny from the NRL match review committee for an alleged headbutt in his side's 35-12 defeat by Penrith on Sunday at Leichhardt Oval.
Wests Tigers veteran Chris Lawrence advised the club's diehards he expected Sunday's match against Penrith would confirm that Leichhardt Oval held a special place in the game as uncertainty remained over the old dame's future as an NRL venue.
New South Wales Blues forward Aaron Woods has played down suggestions he is the premier prop in the game following his outstanding performances in the first two State of Origin games thus far.
Robbie Farah may need a shoulder operation but he is prepared to play on.
The rugby league and union communities are rallying behind two talented footballing siblings whose careers are jeopardised by the threat of deportation.
Manly coach Geoff Toovey has brushed off discussion about his future at the club, instead wishing to focus on his side's gutsy 30-20 win over Wests Tigers at Brookvale Oval.
The $10 million man answered the critics with a solid performance but it was Manly's other half who had the golden touch in the Sea Eagles' 30-20 win over Wests Tigers on Friday night.
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Join us for live rugby league action as the Manly Sea Eagles host the Wests Tigers at Brookvale Oval in Round 15 of the NRL.
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The NRL CEO merry-go-round is yet to stop, with a third club chief executive poised to leave their post in coming days or weeks
David Nofoaluma can wander down to any junior league game and chastise under-7s for what he failed to do under the bright Friday night lights.
A relieved Jason Taylor has challenged his Wests Tigers cubs to continue to adopt the hard-nosed style of a premiership force after the hosts savaged a below-par South Sydney at ANZ Stadium on Friday night.
Live coverage of the struggling Wests Tigers' clash with the NRL's defending premiers, the South Sydney Rabbitohs at ANZ Stadium.
James Tedesco was last year's Daly Cherry-Evans. This year's round 13 rule passed without the fullback barely being mentioned as his football did all the talking, starring in a Tigers upset over South Sydney.
As Wests Tigers debutant Manaia Cherrington walked out from the Leichhardt Oval dressing room on Friday night, the last thing he expected was to be greeted by a raucous crowd of family and friends performing a spine tingling rendition of the haka.
Wests Tigers coach Jason Taylor insists his young team is not sacrificing attack to improve their defence.