Raiders Rumble! Raiders vs Panthers Round 13 Preview

BY ROB Somehow, despite the myriad of loose and broken parts, the duct tape repairs and proper opposition the Green Machine have managed to notch three wins in a row. The roster changes weekly, the victim of circumstance for this round being young Semi Valemei. The Raiders just scraped home against a Cowboys side that … More Raiders Rumble! Raiders vs Panthers Round 13 Preview

From Gone to Home

BY DAN Jordan Rapana wasn’t even meant to be here this year. And now Don Furner has identified as a key signature for the future. At the end of 2019 it had become clear that Rapana’s financial needs outmatched the ability of the Canberra Raiders to meet them. Jordy was off to Japanese rugby. Who … More From Gone to Home

Raiders Rumble! Indigenous Round! Raiders (of Ngunnawal country) vs Cowboys (of Wulgurukaba country) Round 12

BY ROB Round 12 marks Indigenous Round in the NRL and sees the Raiders of Ngunnawal country travelling to the lands of the Wulgurukaba people to play the Cowboys. The Raiders are on something of a mini-roll. They’ve bumped off the Roosters and Rabbitohs two weeks running, all with a mangled squad and disjointed 17. … More Raiders Rumble! Indigenous Round! Raiders (of Ngunnawal country) vs Cowboys (of Wulgurukaba country) Round 12

NRL schedules Cummins’ first Raiders game far away

BY ROB, DAN AND BEN Breaking: The National Rugby League has scheduled Ben “six again” Cummins’ first time presiding over the Raiders since the grand final as far away as possible. The Raiders play the Cowboys in Townsville this weekend, roughly 1,972 kilometres from the scene of Cummins’ 2019 ‘crime’, and well over 2,000 kilometres … More NRL schedules Cummins’ first Raiders game far away

Raiders Rumble! Raiders vs Rabbitohs Round 11 Preview

BY ROB The Raiders produced one of the upsets of round last weekend, turning back an early onslaught from the reigning premiers, beating them in the territorial wrestle and then delivering the killer blow through an amusingly awesome run by in-form prop Josh Papalii. That win is a double edged sword heading into this round. … More Raiders Rumble! Raiders vs Rabbitohs Round 11 Preview