Bulldogs back-rower Adam Elliott's confidence was shaken when a long-awaited NRL debut last year didn’t pan out how he had hoped, but he's responded well.
Wests Tigers prop Aaron Woods has joined the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs on a four year deal that will keep him at the club until the end of the 2021 season.
A gutsy win by an injury-ravaged Canterbury side was doubly valuable because it came against a team they were level with on the ladder.
Canterbury fullback Will Hopoate hadn't stepped on a rugby league field since suffering a facial fracture late in his team's Round 2 loss.
An insipid second half from Canberra has seen them throw away a gilt-edged chance to take two points from an injury-hit Canterbury side on Saturday.
An impressive second half from an injury-hit Bulldogs outfit has helped them surge home 16-10 against a woeful Raiders side at ANZ Stadium on Saturday night.
The Canterbury Bulldogs and Canberra Raiders have confirmed their 17-man line-ups ahead of their Round 9 Telstra Premiership clash.
Canterbury are primed to give the premiership a mid-season shake with Will Hopoate to make his anticipated return from injury against Canberra.
The official team lists for all 16 clubs ahead of Round 9 of the 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership season.
Bulldogs duo Aiden Tolman and Josh Jackson have expressed differing opinions of being ruled out of the final City-Country clash on May 7.