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Heighno’s eye-opening journey to PNG

HOW would you celebrate a famous NRL grand final win? Head to Las Vegas? Hawaii? Europe? Pacific cruise?

Koroibete’s Spring Tour gift stinks

CALL me a clown but it stinks how rugby league’s Marika Koroibete has been gifted a Wallabies tour with such indecent haste.

Trbojevic is a man of his words

JAKE Trbojevic lives by the saying “I stick my head where people wouldn’t put their feet” as he closes in on a Test debut.

Who the Broncos should target

WAYNE Bennett should stop trying to rehabilitate the career of Benji Marshall and go all-out to bring Roosters’ boom forward Dylan Napa to the Broncos.

Are the All Blacks the greatest team ever?

THEY’RE on the verge of becoming the first top tier nation to win 18 successive Test matches, but the All Blacks have already proved that they are the greatest team the world has ever seen over the past six years.

Hansen’s forecast shocks Cheika

A BEMUSED Michael Cheika is at a loss to explain how All Blacks rival Steve Hansen was able to pick his team the day before the Wallabies announced it.

Farah is still Daley’s first choice

NSW coach Laurie Daley has thrown his support behind Robbie Farah and insists the new South Sydney recruit is still his first-choice hooker. However, Daley admits Blues vice-captain wasn’t at his best in this year’s series loss to Queensland, and will have to prove his worth at the Rabbitohs in 2017.

Hodgson re-signs, but won’t captain Force

MATT Hodgson has re-signed for the his 12th and final Super Rugby season, but will relinquish the Western Force captaincy.

Dragons to benefit if Foran joins Warriors

KIERAN Foran’s pending NRL return for the Warriors could ultimately deliver St George Illawarra a bolt of good fortune.

Johnson: NRL would be wrong to reject Foran

IT would be wrong for the NRL to block Kieran Foran’s return to rugby league and prevent the Warriors recruit from getting his life back on track, says his new teammate Shaun Johnson.

Buhrer shattered by Sea Eagles exit

JAMIE Buhrer was a lifelong Manly fan.

Hayne backs teammate’s shock protest

JARRYD Hayne has applauded the decision by his former San Francisco 49ers teammate Colin Kaepernick to take a stance against racial oppression and police brutality.

Mortimer quits, Hasler to stay at ‘Dogs

UNDER-pressure Bulldogs coach Des Hasler will remain at Belmore until at least the end of the 2017 season after his immediate future was decided at a marathon board meeting on Friday night.

Inglis asked Bellamy about returning to Storm

GREG Inglis has revealed he considered a shock return to the Melbourne Storm before re-signing with the Rabbitohs.

Mortimer ‘out of order’, Des staying put

CANTERBURY chairman Ray Dib has guaranteed Des Hasler will be head coach next season and plans to censure club legend Steve Mortimer for saying the Bulldogs were “losing our DNA’’.

Trbojevic jumps Kangaroos queue

HE could become Manly’s 70th Australian Test player in the club’s 70th season.

Finals or bust for new look Reds

IF the rejuvenated Queensland Reds are to return to the Super Rugby finals they must tackle an element they have not dealt with in years – the weight of public expectation.

‘I’ll quit Dogs if Des stays’: Mortimer

AN emotional Steve Mortimer has vowed to walk away from his position on the Bulldogs’ board if Des Hasler is handed a new two-year contract extension at Friday’s emergency meeting.

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