Paul Kent live blog NRL 2018

IT surprises nobody that, if the first casualty of war is truth, then rugby league is right behind. The game is filled with warring tribes, after all, and evil rumour. On Sunday Wests Tigers coach Ivan Cleary accused the media of “misinformation” but then, given the chance to clear that …

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NRL 2018 Fan Survey

REFEREEING, leadership, the international game and rule changes are the issues dominating the rugby league landscape in 2018 but it’s time for you to have your say. The Daily Telegraph is launching its annual NRL Fan Survey to see what the public thinks of the state of the NRL. Fill …

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Late Mail

IT is one of the oldest footy betting theories in the book — the week a club sacks its coach, get on them. It has been a week of high drama at Penrith with coach Anthony Griffin axed by Panthers powerbroker Phil Gould despite the Mountain Men being on the …

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NRL 2018

WAYNE Bennett is reportedly searching for a new NRL club to coach — and is looking to break his Broncos contract one season early. The Courier-Mail first reported Bennett has been informed his request for a one-season contract extension through to the end of the 2020 season has been knocked …

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NRL SuperCoach

MANLY’S Trent Hodkinson has created a new SuperCoach record for WORST ever performance. Hodkinson has taken the record of Adam Blair, who was sent off in the infamous “Battle of Brookvale” eight seasons ago. Here’s how Hodkinson’s day unfolded against the Bulldogs at Lottoland on Saturday. * 26th min: Comes …

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AFL 2018

PICASSO eat your heart out — this AFL “oval” is a cubist’s dream. On the biggest island in the Gulf of Carpentaria — between the Northern Territory and northern Queensland — is Alyangula Oval, a footy field that’s as Australian as the meat pie. One of three used in the …

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City2Surf

AFTER a gruelling war of attrition against Sydney Roosters on Friday night, you’d forgive the Burgess brothers and Angus Crichton for taking the rest of the weekend off. The Bunnies stars had other ideas, though. Sam and fellow back-rower Angus Crichton got through 80 minutes at ANZ Stadium, making tackle …

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NRL teams lists round 23, 2018

WELCOME to our live coverage of the round 23 NRL teams. Scroll down to re-live our live SuperCoach blog with Tom Sangster. BRONCOS vs RABBITOHS Thursday, 7:50pm, Suncorp Stadium Broncos: 1. Darius Boyd, 2. Corey Oates, 3. James Roberts, 4. Jordan Kahu, 5. Jamayne Isaako, 6. Anthony Milford, 7. Kodi …

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