Bailey happy with no-name Titan pack Luke Bailey rates the temporary Jetstar Titans forward pack among the best he has played with. Attitude and hunger are impressing the man they call “The Bull”. NRL News has a look at what Bailey has to say about his new team mates and how they shape up for the trial clash with the Matt Elliot coached Penrith Panthers up in Queensland tonight. Source: NRL News
Dragons expect keenly contested Charity Shield St George Illawarra have named a strong side for the big trial and Brown expects both teams to go all out for the Shield. NRL News looks at the Dragons starting side and we talk to Nathan Brown about what he expects to get from the trial. The Charity Shield is sure to draw large interest with Souths sending their top squad in to do battle for the title.
Logan Swann set to strut again Former Warriors star back for NZ after 3 years in UK. Swann was a standout for the Warriors in previous NRL Seasons and NRL News has a quick look at the man who Ivan Cleary was desperate to re-sign. NRL News
NRL needs a pre-season tournament What’s the use of so many meaningless trial games? The NRL continues to play un-televised trials, clubs field 2nd grade teams – while rival codes reap rewards from pre-season comps. NRL News looks at past attempts to launch pre-season tournaments and the fact that it’s surely it’s time to put it back on the agenda? NRL News