South Sydney have won a hard-fought Charity Shield clash, getting the best of St George Illawarra in warm conditions at ANZ Stadium on Saturday night.
The Women's All Stars have extended their winning streak over the Indigenous All Stars with a convincing win in the women's clash at Suncorp Stadium.
Confirmed line-ups for Saturday night's two blockbusters, the Charity Shield and the NRL All Stars game, plus this weekend's NRL trial matches.
The seven nationalities to be represented by the World All Stars will be proudly on show courtesy of a jersey design incorporating all seven national flags.
The Warriors have beaten Gold Coast 40-18 in an NRL pre-season match in Whangarei, with Raymond Faitala-Mariner scoring a hat-trick.
Penrith Panthers back-rower Bryce Cartwright put the NRL on notice at the Auckland Nines last weekend, and the rising star says he's fitter than he's ever been.
The most capped Wallaroo of all time, 40-year-old former rugby star Selena Tranter will make her rugby league rep debut for the Women's All Stars on Saturday.
When injury cut short his playing career, Dragons Education Ambassador Dan Hunt knew he still had a role to play in rugby league.
The All Stars week provides the perfect platform for Indigenous players to give back to their communities, according to Dragons back-rower Joel Thompson.
Frank Pritchard is confident to he can make a big impression in the Super League following his move to Hull FC from Canterbury.