Raiders star Josh Papalii says “the pressure is off” now a deal has been finalised to keep him at Canberra for at least another four years. There is also an option for the 28-year-old to play on for another year after that. He told Mark Levy he’s looking forward to finishing this year on a […]
The Sydney Roosters are reportedly preparing to offer their star fullback James Tedesco a five-year deal worth $1.2 million annually. Tedesco is a two-time Premiership winner and Dally M medalist. Billy Slater was glad to see the Roosters prioritising performance over potential, and told Mark Levy the rumoured deal is “a great investment” for the […]
Cowra born, Chris Flannery established himself as one of the most versatile footballers of the 2000s. He played an integral role in the Roosters sides at the start of the century and pulled on the Maroon jersey on 10 occasions. Flannery is now Chief Executive of the Sunshine Coast Falcons.
After 234 games for Canberra, the Dragons, and Manly, Joel Thompson has called time on an impressive NRL career. But it’s perhaps his work off the field that will be his greatest legacy. He’s a Ken Stephens Medal winner, which recognises the efforts of NRL players in the community. Having grown-up around domestic violence, unstable […]
Roosters coach Trent Robinson brought Michael Cheika into the Roosters set-up to introduce new coaching ideas and aid in skill development. Having played SG Ball for the tri-colours before embarking on his rugby journey, Cheika is well placed to fuse different coaching philosophies. He had nothing but praise for Trent Robinson. “He’s open-minded and wants […]
The Wests Tigers have their finals hopes pinned on victory in tonight’s clash with the South Sydney Rabbitohs. Coach Michael ‘Madge’ Maguire dismissed Mark Levy’s suggestion the loss of Moses Mbye and Joey Leiluato to injuries would hurt the club’s chances. “It’s about stepping in, and just playing your part. “We’ve got to make sure […]