Fullbacks; from Giants to Midgets
Why so many small build fullbacks in the game? NRL News looks at the transformation from taller custodians of the past – to the tiny speed machines of today.
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?
Weekend Trial Reviews – Click a game below
Titans 16 – Eels 10 in scrappy affair
Sharks 22 – Souths 4 in heavy rain
Dogs 26 – Saints 16 Utai injured
Wests 20 – Logan QRL 10 with Benji Back
Manly 24 – Storm 16 with Lyon on show
Redcliffe 18 – Raiders 12 in shock result
Knights 30 – Panthers 18 in slick win
Cowboys 32 – Warriors 14 with Smith solid