Zeb Taia was as fit and as strong as any other time in his career when a text message from St Helens coach Keiron Cunningham changed everything.
Combining a love of rugby league and fitness, Jillaroos fullback Sam Bremner is juggling running a business as well as her growing football commitments.
Raiders halfback Aidan Sezer admits the team has work to do after being hammered 44-0 by the Knights in their only NRL trial match.
Rookie Rabbitohs winger Braidon Burns did his chances of a first grade debut no harm with a two-try performance against the Dragons in the Charity Shield.
Gold Coast have completed a deal with St Helens that will see back-rower Joe Greenwood join the NRL club in exchange for Zeb Taia.
A full wrap of the important NRL Fantasy news from the World Club Series and last pre-season trials that could impact your Fantasy selections.
Tickets are on sale for the 2017 Country v City match, to be played in Mudgee on Sunday 7 May at Glen Willow Regional Sports Stadium.
Rookie Cronulla hooker Jayden Brailey was handed a baptism of fire against Wigan, but coach Shane Flanagan was delighted with how he handled the experience.
Who won, who lost and which players impressed in the weekend's trial matches and World Club Series.
Dragons coach Paul McGregor says he'll use the next 10 days to decide who should partner skipper Gareth Widdop in the halves for the club's season opener.