The Bunker has been subjected to another shake-up, with the NRL ditching ex-player Bunker ‘assistants’. James Willis told Mark ‘Piggy’ Riddell the solution is nothing more than “lipstick on a pig” for a broken system. “To make that decision 18 rounds into a 20-round season … is a recipe for disaster.” Head of Football Graham […]
Cronulla Sharks legend Paul Gallen has stamped his seal of approval on the NSW government’s decision to increase crowd sizes. A maximum of 40,000 spectators will be allowed at ANZ Stadium and 15,000 at Bankwest Stadium, seated in a “checkerboard” pattern, as of October 1. “As long as it’s safe, and as long as that’s […]
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 Cronulla Sharks have snuck into the finals of the 2020 Telstra Premiership with a 22-14 win against the NZ Warriors. Cronulla legend Paul Gallen told Mark Levy the Sunday evening game made for a nerve-wracking viewing experience. “They haven’t been a top eight side all year, so it’s hard to say they’re a genuine […]
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.