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James Tedesco: 'I don’t really like to brag or big-note myself'...

Dally M medal winner? Check. NSW State of Origin back-to-back series winner? Check. Back-to-back NRL grand final winner? Check. Billy Slater’s successor as the...

Indigenous submission expected by NRL on national anthem boycott

The final decision rests with the ARL Commission but Ryan James says it is obvious Indigenous players do not want Australia’s national anthem played...

NRL revolutionary Robbie Farah was ahead of his time | Nick...

Maybe it was just never meant to be. And it could have been worse. It could have ended on that lonely Sunday afternoon atop...

It may be a Rugby World Cup year but the Bledisloe...

There can be no disputing the World Cup is rugby’s showpiece event, but the obsession with winning the Webb Ellis Cup is having a...

NRL player Jack de Belin committed for rape trial

Sidelined NRL star Jack de Belin has been committed to stand trial on charges he raped a teenager five times. The 28-year-old St George Illawarra...

State of Origin 2019 Game 3: NSW v Queensland – live!

Good morning, afternoon or evening wherever you are, It is upon us. Origin Three. The Decider. There are few sports that so brutally make...

Queensland cling to spirit of ‘95 in face of NSW's influential...

In 1995 during the vexed cluster of the Super League war, Paul Vautin led a team of tyros and try-hards into a State of...

Queensland dealt injury blow with Matt Gillett ruled out of State...

Queensland back-rower Matt Gillett has been ruled out of Wednesday’s State of Origin series decider in a significant blow to the embattled Maroons. Barely...

Brad Fittler's State of Origin gamble pays big dividends | Nick...

The 2019 State of Origin series will head to Sydney for a decider in 17 days time after Brad Fittler’s monstrous Origin gamble paid...

State of Origin 2019 Game 2: Queensland 6-6 NSW – live!

11.24am BST11:24 30 mins: A break for NSW as Oates is bundled over the line. He tried to change direction but slipped as he locked...

Injury derails Mitchell Pearce's State of Origin return for NSW

The NSW comeback of Mitchell Pearce is over before it even began with the halfback ruled out of contention for State of Origin Game...

Queensland belief shines through in classic State of Origin victory |...

State of Origin rugby league is intense. It is physical, high-pressure and largely risk-free, but actually not that “entertaining”, at least early, in terms...

State of Origin 2019: same intense rivalry, different protagonists | Larissa...

State of Origin is about to embark on its 38th edition. This new-look rivalry continues to capture the imagination of a legion of fans...

Why we should all support Cody Walker's quiet refusal to sing...

There are several things patently wrong with Australia’s national anthem. Firstly setting aside the mistaken presumption that it is compulsory to stand and sing...

Cody Walker insists he won't sing national anthem at State of...

Cody Walker will not sing the Australian national anthem before next week’s State of Origin opener in Brisbane, but says the decision is “just...

Daly Cherry-Evans gets one hell of an unlikely State of Origin...

Queensland has produced a miraculous production line of natural-born leaders. The DNA of a Maroons captain might as well have been patented: huge heart,...

Cooper Cronk announces he will retire at end of NRL season

Sydney Roosters halfback Cooper Cronk has announced his intention to retire from the NRL at the end of the season. The 35-year-old is in the...

Why rugby league needs pilgrimages like the NRL's Magic Round |...

For the television viewer the NRL’s Magic Round – in which all eight games of rugby league are played at one venue – is...

Greg Inglis: the 'man among boys' who dominated rugby league for...

Young Greg Inglis was beautiful. The way he moved, carried himself, how he burned away from opponents at speed, he was like silky Cronulla...

Greg Inglis announces retirement from NRL, effective immediately

South Sydney skipper Greg Inglis has called an immediate end to his glittering 15-year NRL career, almost two years before his planned retirement date. “What...

Rugby captain charged with drink-driving

Australia coach Mal Meninga said Greg...

South Korea city deserted after coronavirus 'super-spreads' through church

SEOUL/BEIJING (Reuters) - The streets of South Korea’s fourth-largest city were abandoned on Thursday, with residents holed up indoors after dozens of people caught...
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