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‘Diabolical’: Bulldogs sink to sad 57-year low

The Bulldogs have endured their worst start to a season since 1964, after suffering their fifth straight loss at the hands of the Melbourne Storm. Trent Barrett’s men showed signs of improvement on Saturday evening, but still slumped to a 52-18 loss at ANZ Stadium. Watch The 2021 NRL Telstra Premiership Live & On-Demand with […]

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Beveridge hails big Bulldogs forwards as Treloar continues to star

Western Bulldogs coach Luke Beveridge says his undefeated side is reaping the rewards from backing their judgement and playing an unfashionably “big” forward line. Last round, 196-centimetre Josh Bruce kicked 10 goals while in Saturday’s 19-point win over the Brisbane Lions, Tim English (205cm) and Aaron Naughton (194cm) took centre stage as the three big […]

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Hardwick laughs off post-match exchange with Power fan

Follow all the action from Saturday’s AFL and AFLW matches on our live blog from 1pm, including insights from Age experts, flashbacks to classic matches and reaction after the siren. Adelaide: Richmond coach Damien Hardwick laughed off a verbal exchange with a spectator who offered him a tissue after the Tigers’ titanic two-point loss to […]

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Final-second Cherry-Evans field goal gives Manly’s season life

A last second Daly Cherry-Evans field goal kicked Manly’s season into gear at Central Coast Stadium on Friday night. Des Hasler’s side entered the match on the precipice of their worst start to a season since 1999, when they lost seven consecutive matches. Daly Cherry-Evans celebrates his match-winning field goal against the Warriors.Credit:NRL Photos The […]

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‘Ponga isn’t our saviour’: O’Brien

Newcastle Knights coach Adam O’Brien isn’t worried about returning star Kalyn Ponga receiving “illegal” treatment, and he insists the fullback doesn’t have to be the Knights “saviour” amid the club’s injury crisis. Ponga will play his first NRL game since off-season shoulder surgery against the Titans on the Gold Coast on Saturday. The flyer’s return […]

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Premiership-winning Cowboy announces retirement

Cowboys playmaker Michael Morgan has announced his retirement from the NRL. The 2015 premiership winner has battled a recurrent shoulder injury in recent years, managing only 8 games since the beginning of the 2020 season. Watch The 2021 NRL Telstra Premiership Live & On-Demand with No Ad-Breaks During Play. New to Kayo? Try 14-Days Free […]