Cashed-up Cowboys target Storm premiership duo in big money recruitment drive

The cashed-up Cowboys are set to go after off-contract Storm pair Dale Finucane and Nicho Hynes as part of Todd Payten’s recruitment drive to turn around the NRL strugglers. The Daily Telegraph reported the Cowboys have drawn up a hit-list of NRL free agents with the money from Michael Morgan’s

‘Turbo’ doesn’t have to be superman: DCE

Manly captain Daly Cherry-Evans has warned the Sea Eagles they can’t rely on returning fullback Tom Trbojevic to be “superman” and save their season, urging his teammates to be mentally stronger to reclaim the club’s famed resilience. Trbojevic’s comeback from his pre-season hamstring injury in Saturday’s clash against the Gold

Roosters in bombshell discussions to sign All Blacks star

All Blacks star TJ Perenara is reportedly considering a shock code switch to the NRL. 1 News in New Zealand is reporting that Perenara is “seriously considering” the switch after the Sydney Roosters reached out to his agent Warren Alcock. “We are talking to NZR and other parties that have

Pies drop Cox for Eagles clash

Follow all the action from Friday’s West Coast-Collingwood clash with our live blog from 7.30pm Collingwood have dropped key forward Mason Cox for Friday night’s clash against the Eagles as they look to kick start their season after their upset loss to the Giants last week. The 30-year-old was in

Karmichael Hunt poised to make return to Broncos

Seventeen years after he made his debut as a teenager, Karmichael Hunt is poised to make a comeback to the NRL with a return to the Brisbane Broncos. Hunt is expected to join the club on a train and trial contract after playing with Brisbane’s feeder club Souths Logan in

Can anyone stop the red-hot Panthers? It certainly won’t be the Broncos

Penrith’s relentless drive and ambition as a team and as individuals mean they won’t take this match against the battling Broncos lightly, even if other teams would. They are just so focused and hungry, and if they have no injuries, especially to key players, they look unbeatable in this year’s

Match Preview – Leeds vs Wigan

Kyle Eastmond has been told to feel his way back into rugby league as he prepares to make his eagerly-awaited debut for Leeds in Thursday’s Super League clash with Wigan at Headingley. The 31-year-old dual-code international, who has joined the Rhinos on a two-year deal, was left out of their

‘This won’t be a wasted season’: Hannay says Morris exit won’t derail Sharks

Cronulla caretaker coach Josh Hannay has rubbished suggestions John Morris’ exit will result in the club’s season being written off, declaring: “If anything, it could potentially galvanise this group”. Hannay will warm the seat until Craig Fitzgibbon arrives in November in what is his second interim head coaching role in