Great Expectations in Rugby Union

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The second year in the World Cup cycle could be thought of as 'calm period'. But that would be the wrong attitude. Rugby must promote the ball! Like any sport, maintain high standards and hold onto their support base, while growing new fans across all regions. That is the key to success. And with great expectation in Rugby Union, there will be plenty to report on over these next twelve months. READ MORE


Todd Greenberg appointed NRL CEO

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The following is a Media Release from the NRL. Todd Greenberg has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the National Rugby League (NRL) “Our local and international search identified a number of highly credentialed individuals from both within and outside the game who would have offered a lot to rugby league,” ARLC Chairman John Grant […] READ MORE


NRL Yet Again Facing Pre-Season Trouble

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In recent times, some exploits from National Rugby League (NRL) players and on occasion, Rugby Players have embarrassed the game. Those men’s actions publicly did not portray the values and morals of their clubs, fans or fellow players. Of course, it occurs across all sports but all too often in the case of Rugby League. Is […] READ MORE


Mitchell Pearce Future In NRL Still Secure

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Mitchell Pearce wasn’t the first sportsman to have a problem with alcohol, and he won’t be the last, but there is another factor to consider as the dust settles on NRL’s latest off-field controversy. But don’t think that Mitchell Pearce will never be seen on an NRL field again. History suggests the exact opposite, the […] READ MORE


Shaun Johnson's NRL Return Imminent

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They call him a once-in-a-generation player, but for Shaun Johnson, the journey back to the NRL has been a hard slog since breaking his ankle last July. Johnson set himself the goal of returning to Rugby League in time for the NRL Nines in Auckland, a two-day tournament that takes place in February. During a […] READ MORE



Meninga appointed Kangaroos coach

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The following is a press release from Australian Rugby League (NRL) media – 03/12/15 Queensland legend Mal Meninga finally given reigns to lead Australia as Kangaroos Coach The ARL Commission has appointed Mal Meninga as dedicated Kangaroos coach through to the end of 2019. One of the most decorated players and coaches of his generation, […] READ MORE