1. Comparing Joey and JT After 249 Games

    “Johnathan Thurston will surpass Andrew Johns as the greatest rugby league halfback our game has ever seen within two years.”....

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  2. JT: We Don't Fear Sydney Now

    JOHNATHAN Thurston famously once said “I just can't stand Sydney” but the Cowboys are now having better success in cockroach territory than at home.....

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  3. Rob Jennings to Make His NRL Debut

    THE famous Jennings name will continue on at Penrith, with 19-year-old Rob to this weekend debut in the centres for the injury-stricken club.....

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  4. Mansour Suddenly the Old Man in the Backline

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  5. Slow Start Set to Cost DCE Test Jumper

    Daly Cherry-Evans' slow start to the season for Manly looks set to cost the Kangaroos incumbent his Test jumper.....

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  6. Titans to Split Hooking Duties

    Titans coach Neil Henry has indicated that he could split evenly the game-time of his two hookers against Penrith on Saturday after naming Beau Falloon to return in the starting team after two weeks out suspended...

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  7. Henry Tells Forwards to Fix Tackling Technique

    COACH Neil Henry has taken the Titans to task over poor discipline and instructed Gold Coast hooker Beau Falloon and enforcer Eddy Pettybourne to address their risky tackling techniques to avoid further costly suspensions...

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  8. Bulldogs Missing $4M Worth of Talent

    THEY are star players worth a combined annual total of $4 million. And they are all sitting forlornly in the grandstands.....

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  9. Maxwell: I've Been Lucky to Play with Indian Legends

    Talking about the role IPL has played in his career, Glenn Maxwell says there is lots he has shared with the Indian domestic players besides learning a trick or two from legends like Virender Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar...

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  10. Broncos Top NRL After 1450 Days

    THE Brisbane Broncos have finally woken up from their Darren Lockyer hangover and lead the NRL's competition ladder for the first time since the champion pivot retired.....

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  11. Lions Demand $100K Compensation over Unsafe Surface

    BRISBANE is seeking compensation of up to $100,000 for an injury which the Lions believe was caused by an unsafe playing surface at Etihad Stadium.....

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  12. Rookie Samu a Senior Man for Reds

    ONLY in the vicinity of the Reds' bottom-dwelling season could rookie Samu Kerevi be considered a senior player......

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  13. Manchester City's Interest in Danny Rose Is Good News but Spurs Shouldn't Sell

    Danny Rose was among the most criticised players at Tottenham last season. Struggling for form under both Andre Villas-Boas and Tim Sherwood, he was often replaced by the out-of-position Jan Vertonghen at left-back...

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  14. Juventus' Angelo Ogbonna a Good Summer Signing for Tottenham at the Right Price

    Tottenham have a defensive problem. The consistent sloppiness of their back line is the reason why they've slipped out of the race for the top four, and manager Mauricio Pochettino must find improvements...

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  15. Tottenham's Future Looks Bright Despite Poor End to Premier League Season

    In late January, Tottenham fans were salivating over the future of their club. Having thrashed Arsenal and Chelsea within a month, Spurs' exciting young team was bound for ...

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  16. Cooper out vs. Bulldogs, Creagh Back in Action

    JUST IN: @NRL_Dragons Ben Creagh to make comeback from injury for Mike Cooper, who is OUT with hamstring injury......

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  17. Maguire: We Know How to Shut Thurston Down

    SOUTH Sydney coach Michael Maguire knows the secret to nullifying Johnathan Thurston ain't rocket science. You stop North Queensland's powerhouse pack first — and that's exactly ...

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  18. England Half Richie Myler Keen for NRL Switch

    One of the Super League's top playmakers, England halfback Richie Myler, is keen to test himself in the NRL next year.....

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  19. Jaden McGrath Poised for Super-Stardom

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  20. Malthouse Calls on More Blues to Stand Up

    Carlton coach Mick Malthouse called on his players to start performing better for longer periods following Friday night's 69-point loss to West Coast in Perth.....

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  21. Breakout Star Bird Loving Super Start

    Boom youngster Jack Bird has declared he is loving every minute in first grade, having exploded out of the blocks in the first three games of his NRL career.....

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  22. 'Sticky Effect' Has Blake Austin Thriving

    HOOKER, halfback, centre or lock? Canberra recruit Blake Austin didn't know, nor did three of his former NRL coaches.....

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  23. Crows Show Up Magpie Weaknesses

    This game confirmed some of the findings of the pre-season and round one. One is that Adelaide are playing strong and purposeful football under Phil Walsh. The other is that Collingwood is a team with serious skill deficiencies...

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  24. Junaid to Replace Injured Sohail

    Pakistan fast bowler Sohail Khan has been ruled out of the upcoming tour of Bangladesh after sustaining a back injury, and he will be replaced in the ODI squad by Junaid Khan, who had already been selected for the Tests and T20Is...

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  25. Ross Lyon Comfortable with 'Ageing' List

    FREMANTLE coach Ross Lyon bristles at references to an “ageing” list and that this season is the last chance for decorated captain Matthew Pavlich to win a premiership....

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