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Mon 19 Aug 2019

The Tackle: Sorry Chris, did we mishear?

premium_icon The Tackle: Sorry Chris, did we mishear?

Many things raised eyebrows in round 22 - and the post-match comments from the Cats coach was among them.

Monday Buzz: The dirtiest team in the NRL

premium_icon Monday Buzz: The dirtiest team in the NRL

Melbourne have copped an avalanche of complaints about their wrestling tactics, but they aren’t the dirtiest team in the NRL writes Phil Rothfield.

Sun 18 Aug 2019

Slack: High expectations, credibility fade seconds into Test

premium_icon Slack: High expectations, credibility fade seconds into Test

Credibility doesn’t exist without consistency as the Wallabies discovered the hard way at the All Blacks’ spiritual home, writes Andrew Slack.

Thu 15 Aug 2019

Griffin: Depressing reality for NRL finals rivals

premium_icon Griffin: Depressing reality for NRL finals rivals

Anthony Griffin reveals the depressing reality for rival teams out to break the dominance of the Sydney Roosters and Melbourne Storm ahead of the NRL finals.

Why refs are helpless before Melbourne’s might

premium_icon Why refs are helpless before Melbourne’s might

Why is the greatest player of all time so increasingly unloved by rugby league fans? Perhaps it’s because Cameron Smith and Melbourne Storm don’t play fair.

Wed 14 Aug 2019

Morgan comeback central to Cowboys’ revival

premium_icon Morgan comeback central to Cowboys’ revival

North Queensland risk becoming an NRL irrelevance unless they can unlock the secret of their $5 million man and reshape their squad for the future.

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