NRL’s Origin bombshell for fans
QUEENSLAND and NSW fans will have a much harder time seeing their teams in action every season if this controversial move flagged by the NRL goes ahead.
Hasler, NSWRL in Origin stoush over Morris
DES Hasler has called for stand-alone weekends during Origin after the Bulldogs were forced to rush a rookie to Canberra to cover for Josh Morris.
Voss: Morris should’ve played for Bulldogs
THERE hasn’t been a whole lot happening on the NRL field this weekend, but no shortage of news off it. Fox Sports’ Andrew Voss gives his verdict of the round so far.
Stuart takes swipe at ‘negative’ Bennett
RICKY Stuart has hit out at coaches who complain about the impact State of Origin has on the NRL season, saying he’d love to have six rep players.
How Darius Boyd has come out of his shell
IT’S only a couple of years since a Queensland media day started with a telling message about the mysterious Darius Boyd, writes ROBERT CRADDOCK.
‘It was like a massive piece of velcro peeling off’
BOYD Cordner has revealed the harrowing moment his pectoral muscle tore like “velcro”, leaving him momentarily pinned by a heavy weight bar.
Sharks grant Fifita personal leave
CRONULLA have granted forward David Fifita two weeks’ personal leave to address family issues in the United Kingdom.
Raiders stun Dogs with late fightback
CANBERRA have scored a stunning and crucial come-from-behind victory to down an understrength Bulldogs at GIO Stadium.
SC rolling coverage: Another BJ payday
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Bellamy driving Walters to Origin glory
CRAIG Bellamy has emerged as the trump card in Kevin Walters’ blueprint to uphold the most ruthless Queensland dynasty in Origin history.
D-Day looms as Cronk injury details emerge
COOPER Cronk remains under a significant cloud as he looks to overcome ligament damage in his ankle to play in Wednesday’s Origin series opener.
Dugan out of Origin I as Morris gets call
NSW centre Josh Dugan has been ruled out of Wednesday’s State of Origin opener in Sydney due to an elbow injury and will be replaced by Josh Morris.
Tallis reveals Kevvie’s serious side
In this week’s set of six, Gorden Tallis reveals the serious side to Kevin Walters, applauds the Maroons team culture and continues to question why James Roberts still isn’t seeing any ball at the Broncos.
Cronk misses session, DCE leaves camp
COOPER Cronk will have just one training run to prove his fitness after sitting out Queensland’s penultimate session.
The dream that would crown Mansour debut
Josh Mansour “didn’t want to be selfish”. But the Blues debutant has revealed an individual achievement he wants to knock off in his first Origin game, and he’s already visualised how he’ll do it.