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Since : 09/09/2016
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RLWC 2017 Quarter Finals Preview

RLWC 2017 Quarter Finals Preview

Who else but Jason Taumalolo led the Tongan Sipi Tau against the Kiwis - photo: source - www.southburnetttimes.com.au The theatre of international sport doesn't get any better than what was witnessed at Hamilton last weekend. New Zealand and Tonga have set the bar high for drama, excitement and rugby league excellence. The prelims are over and the
NRL Finals Week Three Preview

NRL Finals Week Three Preview

Can the Cowboys roll the Roosters? - photo: NRL Photos Two mouth-watering matches of ultimate playoff pressure whet the appetite this weekend. The prize is a spot at the Big Dance at the end of what are aiming up as absolute crackerjack contests. A month ago the playoffs were shaping as a prolonged procession for the Storm as they were expected to
NRL Grand Final Preview

NRL Grand Final Preview

Melbourne Storm v North Queensland Cowboys Storm v Cowboys our 2017 Grand Finalists - photo: source - www.thesportsman.com.au The biggest day of the NRL calendar and we’ve ended up with a magnificent match up to round out a remarkable season . It’s 1 v 8, minor premiers the Melbourne Storm taking on the sentimental blokes, everybody’s new fav
RLWC 2017 Week Three Preview

RLWC 2017 Week Three Preview

Siliva Havili leads the awe inspiring Tongan Sipi Tau - photo: source - www.dailytelegraph.com.au The World Cup is fast turning into a soap opera that mated with a zombie flick. Boozing Bravehearts booted back to Britain, wondrous war cries, gorgeous gospel singing and a player accused of going the gobble! Chunks of controversial points to chew on
RLWC 2017 Final Preview

RLWC 2017 Final Preview

Australia and England square off for the spoils - photo: source - www.rugbyleagueplanet.com It’s an Ashes battle to decide the World Cup! Australia hit the afterburners wiping the floor with a fatigued Fiji entering the Final white hot favourites to lift the trophy against the Old Enemy. England survived a Tongan miracle scraping in by the hand o
RLWC 2017 Semi-Finals Preview

RLWC 2017 Semi-Finals Preview

Jarryd Hayne broke down as Fiji flung the Kiwis out of the tournament - photo: source - theaustralian.com.au Crunch time arrives as we enter the semi-final phase and the usual suspects have reached the final four, Australia, England, New Z… hang on a second! The Kiwis getting booted out the back door by the fabulous Fijians and the seismic shifti
NRL Grand Final Wrap

NRL Grand Final Wrap

Melbourne Storm celebrate with the famous trophy after a well deserved triumph - photo: source - www.abc.net.au The team stacked full of champions confirmed their status as the champion team of 2017 and the past decade as the Melbourne Storm powered past the courageous but ultimately outclassed North Queensland Cowboys to easily take out the NRL G
NRL Finals Week 3 Wrap

NRL Finals Week 3 Wrap

All For One and One For All, Cowboys team spirit on show - photo: Grant Trouville Two vastly different preliminary finals have left us with a highly anticipated and hugely unexpected Grand Final. The minor premiers the Melbourne Storm obliterated a busted Brisbane Broncos to book their rightful place at the Big Dance. Joining them are the NRL’s C
RLWC 2017 Week One Preview

RLWC 2017 Week One Preview

Cameron Smith and Sean O'Loughlin prepare to face off and open the RLWC 2017 - photo: source - www.sportinglife.com All the talk has been of eligibility and defection as Pacific Island players give Australia and New Zealand a taste of their own medicine and choose their heritage over money and tell the big boys to shove it and I for one love it! It
RLWC 2017 Week Two Preview

RLWC 2017 Week Two Preview

The Kumuls add great excitement to this World Cup - photo: source - www.rlwc.com Biting allegations, pitch invasions, punch ups, serious injuries, huge hits, tremendous tries, emotion charged cultural challenges and sensational skill. Only rugby league dishes out this much entertainment, excitement, aggression, colour and controversy in equal doses