BY DAN It’s time to expand the Women’s National Rugby League. It’s time to embrace a professional era, pay the women properly, and allow them the same single-minded focus on their craft afforded the men. This will grow the game in the long term, if the leadership of the NRL is willing to take the … More It’s Time
BY DAN The National Rugby League has finally announced their assessments of the twin Corey drink-driving incidents from the off-season. Horsburgh will miss one game, and Harawira-Naera will miss two. The decision essentially means that the NRL aligns with Coach Stuart’s existing statements on the matter. It’s good to see that, and one might suggest … More Suspensions Announced.
BY DAN The Canberra Raiders done pretty much everything you can in rugby league in recent times short of winning it all. Three preliminary finals and a grand final in five seasons. Beating the Roosters at home in a final. Winning in Melbourne with a regularity it makes the rest of the competition jealous. They’ve … More Only One Thing Left To Do
BY ROB Another season, another batch of jerseys spanning the sporting fashion spectrum from delicious legacy vibes through to design update disasters. Not all jerseys are captured here as some teams don’t make round-specific strips (or may not have them ready). So without further ado… Canberra Raiders The Raiders have made some interesting choices for … More The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: 2021 NRL jersey roundup!
BY MATTY McP So it’s come to this. The Dragons have driven me to be the guy yelling at digital clouds due to their seemingly deliberate attempts to become the worst run team in the game. I don’t understand what the rationale behind their recent decisions has been, but whatever logic they’ve used, they need … More Words of a Broken Fan
BY DAN Saturday afternoon fans of the world’s most wonderful rugby league team got great news. Emerging star and light of my life, Hudson Young, had extended his time in the nations capital to the end of 2023. By Sunday night however, that news was less clear. Like my man Marvin said: what’s going on? … More Hudson Young signs on….right?
BY DAN The Canberra Raiders lost their trial match 26-20 to the Easts. But we all know that trial games don’t matter. Well, that’s not entirely accurate: the results don’t matter. What’s important is that they show the pieces are there for another run at the cup. In this game (and, to an extent, in … More Raiders (Trial) Review: Enough of the Good Stuff
BY DAN Imagine being on a night out with the boys, having a few too many (I know it’s hard to picture, but some of us have been there), not quite being in a state to wander home, and waking up in handcuffs. Then they tell you you’ve been charged with seven different versions of … More Clean Air for Scott
BY ROB Summer is waning, twilight edging forward each evening. The cricket and tennis have finished, and a few select trees are starting to take on a golden hue. The All-star game has been played, this time ending in a draw (yes Braith, a draw is a result). It’s almost March. Before the footy resumes … More Raiders (Trial) Rumble: Trials and Tribulations
BY DAN What a whirlwind few days hey? We’ve been “down” on Facebook since last Thursday. In that time we reached out to you, dear reader, to help us find a way around the peril that our reliance on that distribution model. And because you’re pretty flipping rad, you helped us out, and a bunch … More Thank you