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5 Lessons Learned – NRL Rep Round

The representative weekend produced the customary thrills, spills and talking points. The Blues levelled the men’s Origin series with a landslide victory, the Women’s State of Origin delivered another classic…

Alternate State of Origin Venues

State of Origin’s now seemingly annual tour to different locations will take it to Perth this weekend with the rugby league’s showpiece event heading to the left coast for the…

2022 NRL Representative Round Preview

The NRL takes a break this weekend but there’s no shortage of high-quality, high stakes footy on the schedule. Aside from Sunday’s State of Origin blockbuster on Sunday night, there’s…

The Biggest State of Origin Axings

The contentious calls made by NSW coach Brad Fittler and his selection panel have dominated pre- and post-game debate so far during the 2022 State of Origin series. Leaving out…

5 Lessons Learned – NRL Round 15

Like last week, seven of the eight NRL Round 15 favourites got the W – but there was considerably more drama. Five underdogs covered (compared to just one in Round…

5 Lessons Learned – NRL Round 14

NRL Round 14 went overwhelmingly to script, despite a host of Origin-related injuries and withdrawals. That was until Canterbury produced arguably the most unexpected result of the year on Monday…

Dream State of Origin Debuts

To get selected to represent your state at Origin level is often considered the highest honour in Rugby League. That phone call from your Origin coach comes with a lot…

5 Lessons Learned – NRL Round 13

The abbreviated NRL Round 13 schedule saw the Origin-depleted Panthers and Cowboys consolidate their lofty positions, while the Bulldogs, Titans and Warriors drifted further away from the Top 8 horizon…