It’s Time

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

A Solid Gold Solution

BY DAN For months these pages have been wondering where exactly the Raiders unending list of talent would spend its time when it wasn’t in first grade. Our questions have been answered with the announcement that the Green Machine will field a team in the Canterbury Cup in 2021 for the first time since 2007. … More A Solid Gold Solution

Cricket Australia and the Art of the Pander

BY TIM Yesterday Cricket Australia announced new rules to come into effect for the forthcoming BBL10 season. While they all have catchy names, they have all been trialled in or currently part of the first class cricket scene. In there most basic interpretation, they are: Power Surge – What is essentially a 2 over Power … More Cricket Australia and the Art of the Pander

Raiders Rumble! Raiders v Roosters Round 10 Preview

BY ROB It’s being billed as a replay of last year’s grand final but this game is anything but that epic and bittersweet encounter. Lady Fate has taken to the Raiders with a blunt scythe, cutting down key talent nearly every game over the last three rounds. It’s depressing how much talent and cap space … More Raiders Rumble! Raiders v Roosters Round 10 Preview

15 things to do for the next 100 days til the season starts

BY DAN It’s less 100 days until the people’s team, the Canberra Raiders, take the field in a meaningful game. We know. Too long. So we’ve been thinking about what we can do in the meantime to get us until that wonderful day in early March. 1. Drink and be merry. I mean it’s the … More 15 things to do for the next 100 days til the season starts