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NRL aim for 28 May restart for suspended 2020 season

Competition structure yet to be finalisedChannel Nine launch scathing attack on leagueThe ARLC has confirmed the NRL intends to get back on the playing field on 28 May but there is still no clarity on what the competition will look like once the 2020 s…

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NRL Island: recipe for ruin or world-leading game-changer? | Larissa O’Connor

The ‘bubble’ proposal is gaining momentum but what could set the tone for global sport could equally send the game into financial freefallThis week we will find out just how desperate the NRL is to get the competition back up and running, when the leag…

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NRL and players open to island proposal to get season restarted

Players’ union ‘willing to explore all options’Idea ‘not off the table’, says Todd GreenbergThe NRL players’ union have revealed they are willing to consider all the game’s stars living in a bubble together to ensure the 2020 season can restart. The NR…

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NRL and players open to island proposal to get season restarted

Players’ union ‘willing to explore all options’Idea ‘not off the table’, says Todd GreenbergThe NRL players’ union have revealed they are willing to consider all the game’s stars living in a bubble together to ensure the 2020 season can restart. The NR…

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NRL Island: Queensland resort manager reveals plan to rescue coronavirus-hit season

Resort 40km off Brisbane could house 500 players and staffAll games would be played in QueenslandManager promises thorough isolation from Covid-19It may sound like a desperate pitch for a bad reality TV show, but the NRL season may yet be saved after a…

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NRL player pay cuts loom after staff and coaches stood down

Tiered approach to salary cuts could be appliedCoaches John Morris and Paul Green ordered to take leaveFringe NRL players are at the forefront of a predicted percentage pay cut during the season’s suspension, chief executive Todd Greenberg says. Every …

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Australian sport braces for widespread cuts as financial crisis hits

AFL staff cut by 80%; players offer to take 50% pay cutA-League players out of contract at end of MayThe huge financial cost of the coronavirus outbreak is being felt in the major football codes as Australian sport braces itself to feel the full impact…

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NRL strives to push on with season as it closes offices due to Covid-19

Hundreds of staff forced to take annual leaveCost-cutting measure to remain in place until 1 MayThe NRL has announced it will close its offices from Tuesday until at least 1 May, forcing hundreds of staff across all departments to take annual leave.In …

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NRL strives to push on with season as it closes offices due to Covid-19

Hundreds of staff forced to take annual leaveCost-cutting measure to remain in place until 1 MayThe NRL has announced it will close its offices from Tuesday until at least 1 May, forcing hundreds of staff across all departments to take annual leave.In …

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AFL suspends season and cancels AFLW amid coronavirus crisis

All matches called off until 31 MayAFLW season ends without a premiership awardedNRL and A-League under pressure to followFollow the latest coronavirus updates hereThe 2020 AFL season has been postponed after just one round and the AFLW competition can…

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Rugby league’s new eligibility rules affect England and the Man of Steel

The ‘very patriotic’ England boss Shaun Wane has picked his first squad and it is not good news for Jackson HastingsBy Gavin Willacy for No Helmets RequiredIf new England coach Shaun Wane gets to meet his squad for the first time next Monday at Old Tra…

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Sportwatch: Sydney into W-League grand final, Pies win big in AFLW, NRL, Super Rugby, and more – as it happened

Cricket: Australia v NZ ODI series cancelled W-League semi-final: Melbourne Victory 0-1 Sydney FCNRL: Souths pip Sharks; Knights hammer WarriorsAFLW: Big wins for Pies and SaintsSuper Rugby: Blues and Crusaders triumph on tough day for NZ 8.29am GMT Th…

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Australia v New Zealand ODI series called off as more sports face cancellation

Three-match ODI series abandoned after one gameNRL, Super Rugby and A-League seasons also in doubt after New Zealand’s new coronavirus measures.The NRL, Super Rugby and A-League seasons are on the verge of being shutdown following the New Zealand gover…

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NRL 2020 season preview: rugby league’s best remain simply the best | Nick Tedeschi

The Roosters, Storm and Raiders again shape as the teams to beat while the outlook is significantly less rosy for othersThe 2020 NRL season is upon us. In a storm of nostalgia, pettiness and old fashioned sing-a-long joy, the year will play under a ban…

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NRL 2020 season preview: rugby league’s best remain simply the best | Nick Tedeschi

The Roosters, Storm and Raiders again shape as the teams to beat while the outlook is significantly less rosy for othersThe 2020 NRL season is upon us. In a storm of nostalgia, pettiness and old fashioned sing-a-long joy, the year will play under a ban…

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All Blacks star Ardie Savea flags switch from rugby union to NRL

Hurricanes player ‘100%’ wants to play rugby leagueRoosters or Storm possible destinations, says flankerArdie Savea has revealed he wants to play in the NRL and would consider a switch to the 13-man game as soon as next year. Savea, among the All Black…

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Sydney Roosters are World Club champions after Manu mauls St Helens

• St Helens 12-20 Sydney Roosters• Joseph Manu takes game away from hosts in second halfSydney Roosters will wake up on Sunday morning and know they were in a battle with the Super League champions, St Helens; but in the end this was a familiar outcome…

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James Tedesco: ‘I don’t really like to brag or big-note myself’ | John Davidson

Arguably the best player on the planet at the moment, the Roosters star remains modest and says there is still room for improvementDally M medal winner? Check. NSW State of Origin back-to-back series winner? Check. Back-to-back NRL grand final winner? …

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Bulldogs offer players, staff counselling after tragic death of Ziggy Vincent

Vincent had trialled with Canterbury’s Jersey Flegg side‘It’s a very sad day, very sad,’ said Anthony MundineNRL club Canterbury have offered counselling to players and staff after the death of promising teenager Ziggy Vincent on Sunday.Vincent, who ha…

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Indigenous submission expected by NRL on national anthem boycott

Titans captain Ryan James backs call for All Stars gameAdvance Australia Fair ‘just doesn’t represent us’The final decision rests with the ARL Commission but Ryan James says it is obvious Indigenous players do not want Australia’s national anthem playe…