BY DAN The Sydney Roosters are reportedly looking into buying both the North and South islands of New Zealand should representative half Mitchell Pearce depart. Cooper Cronk’s arrival to Bondi Junction has spurred rumours that Pearce will leave. This has in turn led to rumours that the resulting cap space may be used to sign … More Pearce exit to free up enough cap space to buy New Zealand
BY ROB ISC has released their range of Marvel inspired jerseys for 2017, and we at the Sportress have decided to rank them for you using a system that we’ve blatantly stolen from the Ringer. Before we start, we need to clarify just one little point. This is a venture between ISC, their clients in … More Marvelous Creations: Who Got The Best ISC Marvel Jersey?
BY ROB The NRL has announced its intention to drop interchange numbers to 8 in 2016 in an effort to rebalance the game in favour of smaller players. The move is designed to have a two pronged effect: reduce the amount of injuries that stem from collisions between big players and opponents, and to give … More Oh The Times, They Are A Changin’
BY DR HERMAN The Daily Telegraph recently published an article about how many National Youth Competition graduates each club had had since the competition began in 2008. One of the things that stands out is that the number of “graduates” does not equal success. This shouldn’t be a big surprise. After all, winning an elite sporting … More The Real Story About Junior Development