Power Rankings, Round 2, analysis of every team, favourites for top eight, Roosters, James Tedesco, Cowboys, Valentine Holmes, Knights, Kalyn Ponga

[ad_1] The Roosters are back to being the team to beat after their comprehensive victory over the Broncos. Meanwhile, the Cowboys are back in contention after dominating the Dolphins and the Knights are in trouble after being thrashed by the Raiders. Read on for the NRL Power Rankings ahead of Round 2. The only place … Read more

Team Tips, Round 2, teams, ins and outs, injuries, suspensions, Roosters, Dom Young, Shane Flanagan, Dragons, Luciano Leilu, Josh Addo-Carr, Bronson Xerri, Bulldogs

[ad_1] The Roosters are set to receive a huge boost with a superstar recruit firming for a Round 2 return in the backline. The Dragons are set to welcome two quality forwards into their pack after a strong performance against the Titans. Meanwhile, the Bulldogs are set for a backline reshuffle that could see Bronson … Read more

Newcastle Knights press conference, Kalyn Ponga, Adam O’Brien, Canberra Raiders loss, news, highlights, videos, analysis

[ad_1] Knights coach Adam O’Brien has slammed his team after a 28-12 loss to Ricky Stuart’s Raiders that “lacked any sort of grit”. Newcastle were outclassed by the Raiders in front of their home crowd at McDonald Jones Stadium, failing to stave off a surge that saw Canberra score four tries in 32 minutes. Speaking … Read more

Teams Talking Points, Round 1, Jack Cogger, Knights, Joey Lussick, Eels, Connor Tracey, Bulldogs

[ad_1] The Knights have kept faith in their halves with a star recruit on the bench for their Round 1 clash with the Raiders. Meanwhile, the Eels have made a call on the key No.9 spot, with Joey Lussick edging out Brendan Hands, who settles for a bench role. And the Utility Dogs take shape, … Read more

Transfer Centre, Daniel Suluka-Fifita signs with the Canterbury Bulldogs, Rabbitohs release, signings, contracts

[ad_1] The Bulldogs have bolstered their forwards stocks by signing prop Daniel Suluka-Fifita effective immediately following his mutual release by the Rabbitohs. “The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs are pleased to announce the signing of 24-year-old prop Daniel Suluka-Fifita,” the Bulldogs said in a statement. “Suluka-Fifita will join the Bulldogs squad effective immediately, signing on to a two-year … Read more

Team Tips Round 1, predicted sides, injuries, ins and outs, suspensions, Jarome Luai fitness test, Dolphins, Tom Gilbert, Cameron Ciraldo, Bulldogs, news

[ad_1] The Dolphins are facing a major headache following a horror injury to Tom Gilbert that will likely see him sit out for an extended period. Jason Demetriou’s Rabbitohs also have an injury headache of their own and the make-up of their backline is a major talking point. Meanwhile, the Knights, Cowboys and Panthers all … Read more

Melbourne Storm vs Newcastle Knights, Kalyn Ponga, Jack Cogger, live scores, news, teams, updates, videos, news, match centre

[ad_1] The Knights have unleashed a red-hot outfit to take on Jahrome Hughes and the Storm, with both team’s final pre-season clash being taken to Fiji. Melbourne and Newcastle will do battle at Churchill Park in Lautoka as Kalyn Ponga takes the field for the first time this year. Meanwhile, Adam O’Brien has stuck solid … Read more

Transfer Centre, signings, contracts, transfers, squad lists, Braden Hamlin-Uele, Cronulle Sharks, extension, news, videos, highlights

[ad_1] The Sharks have announced experienced prop Braden Hamlin-Uele has signed a contract extension that will keep him in the Shire until the end of 2026. His two-year deal was announced on Wednesday, with Sharks officials fending off a reported offer from the Warriors to recruit the 29-year-old. Hamlin-Uele arrived at the club in 2018, … Read more

Kep points from trials, Greg Alexander, Andrew Voss, analysis, Knights, Broncos, Bulldogs, Rabbitohs, attack, forward packs, news, videos

[ad_1] Rugby league great Greg Alexander was left stunned by the Bulldogs’ impressive trials display, while Andrew Voss was equally impressed by the Broncos. Cameron Ciraldo’s outfit, without a cohort of regular first graders, downed Craig Bellamy’s Storm who were also missing several big-name stars. The Knights were also impressive, with their depth being highlighted … Read more