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    Warriors' five burning questions ahead of 2019 season

    Warriors' five burning questions ahead of 2019 season


    OPINION: The Warriors' 2018 campaign was an improved one, but ultimately left us with more questions than...

    OPINION: The Warriors' 2018 campaign was an improved one, but ultimately left us with more questions than answers. 
    'This is rugby league’s #MeToo moment – but don't blame the NRL'

    'This is rugby league’s #MeToo moment – but don't blame the NRL'


    OPINION: I’ve been asked one question more than any other in recent weeks: Is this the worst time rugby league has gone...

    OPINION: I’ve been asked one question more than any other in recent weeks: Is this the worst time rugby league has gone through?
    Former Warriors coach Ivan Cleary returns to Penrith to finish what he started

    Former Warriors coach Ivan Cleary returns to Penrith to finish what he started


    Ivan Cleary channelled Martin Luther King on Saturday afternoon in Sydney when he said a dream seven years in the making at Penrith had finally become a...

    Ivan Cleary channelled Martin Luther King on Saturday afternoon in Sydney when he said a dream seven years in the making at Penrith had finally become a reality.
    How much more can the NRL do to protect players from themselves?

    How much more can the NRL do to protect players from themselves?


    On Tuesday night, Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates held his annual Christmas drinks at the rooftop bar of the MCA building overlooking Sydney...

    On Tuesday night, Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates held his annual Christmas drinks at the rooftop bar of the MCA building overlooking Sydney Harbour.
    Former NRL star Luke Lewis reveals painful memories of his mother being bashed

    Former NRL star Luke Lewis reveals painful memories of his mother being bashed


    Cronulla Sharks great Luke Lewis has described the night he watched his mother being dragged around by her hair in a disturbing insight into his...

    Cronulla Sharks great Luke Lewis has described the night he watched his mother being dragged around by her hair in a disturbing insight into his childhood.
    Star NRL player Jack De Belin charged with aggravated sexual assault

    Star NRL player Jack De Belin charged with aggravated sexual assault


    St George Illawarra and NSW Blues player Jack De Belin has been charged with aggravated sexual assault after an alleged incident involving a 19-year-old woman and another lower grade Dragons...

    St George Illawarra and NSW Blues player Jack De Belin has been charged with aggravated sexual assault after an alleged incident involving a 19-year-old woman and another lower grade Dragons player.
    NRL fan poll puts Shaun Johnson's Sharks ahead of Warriors

    NRL fan poll puts Shaun Johnson's Sharks ahead of Warriors


    A poll of rugby league fans shows the new-look Sharks are touted to make another finals berth, while the Warriors...

    A poll of rugby league fans shows the new-look Sharks are touted to make another finals berth, while the Warriors fall.
    Who is the fastest NRL referee?

    Who is the fastest NRL referee?


    Beep tests, bruises and 4am runs, life as an NRL referee is just as tough in the pre-season as it is in the height of...

    Beep tests, bruises and 4am runs, life as an NRL referee is just as tough in the pre-season as it is in the height of September.
    Shaun Johnson's new club faces uncertain future as NRL closes in on Sharks coach Shane Flanagan

    Shaun Johnson's new club faces uncertain future as NRL closes in on Sharks coach Shane Flanagan


    Shaun Johnson has only just signed with Cronulla but he and his new team-mates could face the brutal reality of having no coach from next Tuesday if the ARL Commission finds Shane Flanagan committed a raft of alleged breaches and imposes...

    Shaun Johnson has only just signed with Cronulla but he and his new team-mates could face the brutal reality of having no coach from next Tuesday if the ARL Commission finds Shane Flanagan committed a raft of alleged breaches and imposes sanctions.
    Shaun Johnson's new club facing further turmoil as NRL probe Cronulla Sharks coach

    Shaun Johnson's new club facing further turmoil as NRL probe Cronulla Sharks coach


    Cronulla coach Shane Flanagan may face another ban after the NRL integrity unit uncovered evidence he communicated with the club during his 12-month suspension in...

    Cronulla coach Shane Flanagan may face another ban after the NRL integrity unit uncovered evidence he communicated with the club during his 12-month suspension in 2014.
    Warriors great Manu Vatuvei taking it one fight at a time as he steps into the ring

    Warriors great Manu Vatuvei taking it one fight at a time as he steps into the ring


    Manu Vatuvei is feeling the nerves, slightly more than any rugby league game, ahead of his professional boxing debut but the Warriors legend is ready to show just how serious he is about the...

    Manu Vatuvei is feeling the nerves, slightly more than any rugby league game, ahead of his professional boxing debut but the Warriors legend is ready to show just how serious he is about the sport.
    Assault accused Dylan Walker leaves court hand-in-hand with alleged attack victim

    Assault accused Dylan Walker leaves court hand-in-hand with alleged attack victim


    NRL player Dylan Walker will plead not guilty to assaulting his fiancée Alexandra Ivkovic at their Sydney home last Thursday, with Ivkovic expected to retract her statement to...

    NRL player Dylan Walker will plead not guilty to assaulting his fiancée Alexandra Ivkovic at their Sydney home last Thursday, with Ivkovic expected to retract her statement to police.