Jarryd Hayne's next challenge is to inspire those around him at the Titans to reach their absolute best according to former Panthers legend Scott Sattler.
Restoring the Australian Kangaroos' pride has been Mal Meninga's mantra since his coaching appointment in December last year.
Wally Lewis is only the third rugby league player to be elevated to legend status in the Sport Australia Hall of Fame.
Kangaroos star Greg Inglis says he expects New Zealand to target him in the Perth Test, due to his disrupted preparation.
Prop Matt Scott hasn't received one of Jake Trbojevic's customary post-bell-ringer apologies but says the 22-year-old will fit straight in to the Kangaroos.
The NRL confirmed that five former Cronulla Sharks players have received sanctions for breaches of the game's anti-doping rules during the 2011 Season.
Sea Eagles co-captain Jake Trbojevic was so sure he wouldn't be picked for the Kangaroos that he'd already booked himself in for knee surgery.
The Titans have all but ruled out making a late play for off-contract Wests Tigers back-rower Elijah Taylor after the exit of Greg Bird.
New Zealand's massive forward pack for Saturday's Perth Test is the best the Kiwis have fielded, according to veteran Kangaroos prop Matt Scott.
Ahead of Australia's clash with New Zealand in Perth on Saturday we discuss how the Kangaroos and Kiwis sides are shaping up.