30.08.2012 [4-traders] - NRL Senior Education and Welfare Manager Paul Heptonstall said the Federal Government's support for 'Trade Up With the NRL' recognised the strong influence RugbyLeague can have in encouraging young people to commit to and pursue their career
30.08.2012 [Fox Sports] - Willie Mason has capped a remarkable rugbyleague resurrection with the former Bulldogs bad boy revealing he will extend his NRL career at Newcastle until 2014. As he prepares for Newcastle's last-round clash against Souths on Friday night, Mason said
30.08.2012 [BBC Sport] - RugbyLeague Championship One club Gateshead Thunder have won their first professional match in two-and-a-half years with a 24-22 victory over Workington Town. Thunder had endured a run of 64 games without a win against professional opposition
Warren Thompson (born 24 October 1990) is a professional rugbyleague player, currently contracted to St Helens of Super League. Thompson is by preference a second rower, and signed for the club from Thatto Heath Crusaders.
Mark Geyer (born 7 December 1967), is an Australian former professional rugbyleague footballer of the 1980s and '90s. An Australian international and New South Wales State of Origin representative second-rower, he is currently a rugbyleague media identity. In the 1990s, he was one of the code's more controversial players in Australia due to his ability to generate headlines regarding both his on- and off-field activities and publicised comments, which gained him at least as much attention as much as for his undubitable playing talent. Geyer's club career was played primarily with Penrith, with whom he won a premiership in 1991, as well as the Balmain Tigers and the Western Reds. He is also the brother of fellow footballer Matt Geyer.
30.08.2012 [The Canberra Times] - THIS weekend marks the end of an era as several much-loved figures call time on their great rugbyleague careers. While every year we usher in the next generation of emerging stars, it is important to remember the contribution of those who are taking
30.08.2012 [NOW Rugby] - Leeds Carnegie have moved to strengthen their back line ahead of the start of the new RFU Championship season with the signing of Castleford Tigers RugbyLeague winger Josh Griffin, 22. Griffin has scored an impressive 14 tries in 21 appearances this
30.08.2012 [The Press, York] - A POPULAR York rugbyleague coach and former player has died at the age of 42. The Press understands Phil Johnson died from a suspected heart attack on Friday evening or early Saturday morning while on a holiday flight to Turkey. Mr Johnson, who was
30.08.2012 [Huddersfield Examiner] - But if rugbyleague hadn't come to his rescue, Paul Anderson would have been facing a life as a fork-lift truck driver. It's not that Anderson has anything against the profession. It's just he's far happier dealing with the high-pressured demands of
21.08.2012 [Wall Street Journal (blog)] - National RugbyLeague's deal with its long-time free-to-air television broadcaster the Nine Network, owned by the debt-challenged Nine Entertainment Co., and pay television channel Fox Sports, which is broadcast by Australian pay television company
29.08.2012 [ABC Online (blog)] - CQ rugbyleague bid still confident of NRL entry by 2016. 29 August 2012 , 5:07 PM by Philip Staley. CQ NRL bid logo While NRL teams celebrate the recent five-year television deal, what does it mean for the NRL's expansion hopefuls? The Central
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30.08.2012 [Auckland stuff.co.nz] - Switching codes has panned out well for the Auckland RugbyLeague women's player of the year. Una Sili plays for the Bay Roskill Vikings RugbyLeague Club where she is captain of the women's team. She'd played rugby union since high school before
26.08.2012 [NW Evening Mail] - DANNY Morrow has risen through the amateur rugbyleague ranks to represent his country at under-23 level. Now he has been called up to the Great Britain open-age squad. He talks to LEO CLARKE about his recent tour of Jamaica with the Cougars and his
30.08.2012 [Yorkshire Evening Post] - Games discussed include Leeds Rhinos v Salford City Reds; Castleford Tigers v Catalans Dragons and Wakefield Wildcats v Widnes Vikings. The show is presented by Andrew Hutchinson with YEP chief rugbyleague writer Peter Smith. Email to a friend