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FREE: Dragons VS Rabbitohs Preview: Our Picks

Round 15 starts with the struggling Dragons taking on their bitter rivals, South Sydney Rabbitohs in what looks to be a blockbuster! ST GEORGE-ILLAWARRA DRAGONS VS SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS Read More

Kiwis name 25-man squad to take on Tonga in Auckland

New Zealand have announced a squad consisting of 25 players for their clash with Mate Ma’a Tonga at Mount Smart Stadium in Auckland on Saturday 25 June, headlined by some of rugby league’s Read More

Tonga name 25-man squad to face New Zealand

Mate Ma'a Tonga's coaching staff has named a 25-man squad to face New Zealand at Mount Smart Stadium on Saturday 25 June in what will be their first international clash in over two-and-a-half Read More

5 Big Things: Everything we learned in NRL Round 14

A long weekend of football saw a plethora of action which saw some premiership heavyweights flex their muscles and a major Monday afternoon upset Here are 5 Big Things we learned from Round Read More

Cowboys, Raiders, Sharks and Tigers to join NRLW in mass expansion

The NRL Women's Premiership is growing again next year, with the North Queensland Cowboys, Canberra Raiders (likely "Valkyries for the women), Cronulla Sharks, and Wests Tigers to join the Read More

King in the north: Cowboys to table Payten long-term extension

Cowboys brass have made the call on Todd Payten, with The Sporting Base hearing the North Queensland coach will soon be offered a long-term NRL extension that will simultaneously show faith in his Read More

5 Things to Watch: Everything to keep an eye on in NRL Round 14

The State of Origin series opener is now in the rear-vision mirror and focus can be shifted back to club football for the next fortnight With or without Origin stars backing up, there are some major Read More