Ricky Stuart, weak-gutted dog spray, Jaeman Salmon, suspension, fine, Canberra Raiders, Penrith Panthers

Ricky Stuart has reportedly turned down the Raiders’ offer of some time off following his “weak-gutted dog” spray directed at Penrith’s Jaeman Salmon. Stuart is set to cop a one to two-game ban and a $20,000 fine from the NRL for his comments in the press conference following the Raiders’ loss to the Panthers. Raiders … Read more

Wests Tigers vs Cowboys, escort penalty, captain’s challenge, video, outcome, Asu Kepaoa, Kyle Feldt

The NRL has conceded the use of the captain’s challenge “needs to be reviewed,” however no action will be taken regarding the Wests Tigers’ controversial loss to the Cowboys in Round 19. Meanwhile, the Tigers have confirmed that they will not pursue the matter any further. The Tigers lodged a formal complaint after the Cowboys … Read more

David Klemmer, Newcastle Knights trainer, Hayden Knowles, swearing, update, news

Newcastle Knights trainer Hayden Knowles has broken his silence and cleared up one of the biggest misconceptions to come out of his argument with David Klemmer last week. Klemmer was stood down after an expletive-ridden outburst aimed at Knowles in the final 10 minutes of Newcastle’s loss to the Bulldogs. While initial reports suggested Knowles … Read more

Nicho Hynes tribute, Aaron Booth injury, best mates, Cronulla Sharks win, Gold Coast Titans, knee injury, Justin Holbrook, news

Sharks star Nicho Hynes has vowed to dedicate the rest of his season to his “best mate” Aaron Booth after suffering a gruesome knee injury against the Storm. The 26-year-old’s knee buckled in gruesome scenes, collapsing underneath his weight in right angles while attempting to tackle Storm playmaker Cooper Johns. Titans coach Justin Holbrook was … Read more

Casualty ward, injuries, Melbourne Storm, Jahrome Hughes, shoulder

Melbourne’s injury crisis may have deepened with halfback Jahrome Hughes leaving the game against the Titans on Friday night with a shoulder complaint. Hughes played out the first half but was assessed at half-time and Storm coach Craig Bellamy opted against using him in the second stanza. “Jahrome Hughes will not be risked for the … Read more

Sydney Roosters vs Brisbane Broncos, teams, Matt Lodge exit from Broncos, payout, Kevin Walters

Further details of Matt Lodge’s exit from the Broncos have emerged as the front rower braces to face his former side when Brisbane battles the Roosters on Thursday night. The Broncos agreed to pay up to $1 million of Lodge’s salary to facilitate his departure from Red Hill, a move that came under intense scrutiny … Read more

Transfer Whispers; Ben Hunt future; Gold Coast Titans bid; Martin Taupau, Manly, Sea Eagles, news, updates

Maroons star Ben Hunt is not short of suitors amid reports the Gold Coast Titans are ready to launch an audacious bid for his services. News Corp revealed that the Titans are considering a play to lure the Dragons captain north to from the 2023 season. The Titans are believed to be one of six … Read more

Nelson Asofa-Solomona escapes charge, Melbourne Storm, Judiciary, match review committee

The NRL has been labeled embarrassing for their explanation as to why Storm star Nelson Asofa-Solomona escaped sanction for cracking Wayde Egan’s teeth with his elbow. Asofa-Solomona was not even charged by the match review committee, despite being placed on report and penalized on the field for slamming his elbow and forearm onto the face … Read more

David Klemmer, Newcastle Knights, disciplinary action, reason, dropped from team, video, reaction

Newcastle’s torrid season has gone from bad to worse, with enforcer David Klemmer issuing a show cause notice over an on-field disciplinary issue. The incident in question, according to The Daily Telegraph’s Paul Kent, came in the 71st minute of the Knights’ 24-10 loss to the Bulldogs. Klemmer is said to have refused to come … Read more

Teams, Round 21, ins and outs, Toby Sexton dropped, Titans, Kade Dykes to debut, Sharks, Penrith Panthers

The Titans have made a big call on young halfback Toby Sexton, while the Sharks are set to unleash a debutant in the No.1 jersey. Meanwhile, the Panthers have been forced into a reshuffle to fill the void of the suspended Nathan Cleary. And interim Warriors coach Stacey Jones has made mass changes to his … Read more