‘Rugby was sick long before coronavirus’: Kafer tees off at Castle, RA ‘train smash’

World Cup winning Wallaby Rod Kafer has called for a major overhaul of Rugby Australia’s management, declaring that the game “was sick a long time before the coronavirus came along.” Kafer, now a highly respected commentator and analyst for Fox Sports, previously worked for RA in elite coaching development. The former Test star pulled no […]

NRL Talking points

As the coronavirus continues to impact sport globally – Jenna Brooks has the latest from the NRL Pay cuts Last week Wigan’s George Burgess shocked the rugby league world when he revealed Super League players were expecting to take a pay-cut of up to 75 per cent. While I’ve been told no player in the […]

NRL wellbeing staff ‘inundated’ with back-to-school requests from players

NRL welfare staff say they have been "inundated" with players looking to go back to school during the suspension period. As players face pay cuts from the governing body, many players are reportedly taking advantage of their education grants while they can. NRL senior wellbeing and education manager Paul Heptonstall said clubs had told him […]