Rugby League NEWCASTLE second-rower Lachlan Fitzgibbon faces a maximum two-game NRL ban for dangerous contact while a Warriors star has accepted his charge.
Rugby League MAROONS coach Kevin Walters has thrown star No.1 Billy Slater the ultimate challenge ahead of State of Origin II.
Rugby League SOUTH Sydney have firmed as favourites to win the NRL premiership while fellow competition heavyweights the Panthers have eased.
Rugby League LATRELL Mitchell has revealed he thought of Alex McKinnon after the distressing tackle that he feared would end his rugby league career.
Rugby League DARIUS Boyd has opened up on the future of Wayne Bennett after Craig Bellamy decided to stay with the Melbourne Storm.
Rugby League BLUES veteran James Maloney has sent a warning to his young New South Wales teammates — watch out for a Queensland ambush.