Wayne Bennett admits it won't be easy to turn England into World Cup champions but reckons juggling his NRL duties with Brisbane won't be a problem.
NRL.com sat down with Eels flyer and World All Stars representative Semi Radradra to reflect on his incredible rugby league journey to date.
The 2016 Auckland Nines may only be the third edition of the pre-season tournament but the competition has already unearthed its fair share of breakout stars.
Queensland coach Kevin Walters has been given an unexpected opportunity to showcase the same leadership and authority that made him such a respected player.
Adam Reynolds, Jeremy Smith, Michael Ennis, Jordan Kahu and Chris Lawrence have all been added to the World All Stars squad for the 2016 All Stars match.
Blake Green will lead a mixture of young players and experienced campaigners when he takes the reigns as captain of the Storm at the Downer Auckland Nines.
Cowboys coach Paul Green has named 13 of the 17 players who won the 2015 NRL Grand Final to travel to Auckland for the Downer Auckland Nines.
The Sharks in collaboration with the NRL Integrity Unit, has on Tuesday completed its investigation into an incident which occurred in Brisbane.
All 16 NRL Clubs and NRL ambassadors are setting out on an important trip across Australia and New Zealand delivering wellbeing messages.
Improving the player roster is new Titans chief operating officer Brian Canavan's immediate priority and he insists that the club will be "very, very active".