Ben Ross is one of Chinchilla’s finest, having played for the Dragons, Panthers, Sharks, and Souths across his 173 top-grade games the dominant prop was beloved by players and fans. A member of the 2003 Panthers Premiership winning team as well as 6 Origin appearances with Queensland he had a career with ups and downs. […]
David ‘Thirsty’ Morrow was counting down the days towards his double hip replacement. Calling in from his hospital bed, Davey says the surgery was a success and he’s feeling amazing. It great to hear he’s on the mend and feeling a million bucks!
The NRL is under pressure to more clearly define how referees decide how to respond to illegal contact and player injuries. It remains unclear under what conditions a sin bin, report, or send-off is determined. When pressed by James Willis, NRL Head of Football Graham Annesley insisted players are adjusting to the crackdown on head […]
NSW Blues coach Brad Fittler isn’t ruling in or out a 3-nil State of Origin clean sweep, regardless of the odds. Despite the high of crushing the Maroons 50-6 in the opener at Townsville, Freddy acknowledged he’s never been able to beat them at Suncorp in his time as coach. “It’s a footy field: the […]
Cameron Munster’s coach has every faith in the Storm star to get his outbursts under control. The Queensland Maroons five-eighth was fined $1150 by the NRL match review committee for kicking Liam Martin in the ribs during the Origin opener. Melbourne Storm coach Craig Bellamy spoke to Munster about his “brain explosions”, as Mark Levy […]
Queensland Maroons selector Billy Slater has cast doubt on the chances of Warriors fullback Reece Walsh joining the squad for Origin II. He told Mark Levy change needs to “come from within”. “Reece Walsh is not the answer to fixing what happened last Wednesday night. “Queensland need to change some attitudes and some actions within […]