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Queenslander! The Origin horror movie Fittler doesn’t want to watch again

Andrew Webster
Andrew Webster

Thumped in Origin I, injury-ravaged Queensland have turned to broken-down veterans and a rookie who has played just seven NRL matches. This is when they’re at their best.

High crimes and low misdemeanours: Why NRL’s crackdown misses target

Roy Masters
Roy Masters

The NRL’s drive to stamp out high contact fails to acknowledge that the tackler is nearly twice as likely to undergo a HIA than the ball-carrier. If the game is serious about player safety, it needs to realise this.

Mum’s cancer fight was the inspiration behind Cordner’s toughness

Danny Weidler
Danny Weidler

In retirement, we are finally getting to know the real Boyd Cordner. And what follows is a revealing insight into a man of rare steel and determination.


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Latrell Mitchell and Wayne Bennett

Why Bennett’s influence on Mitchell could be the undoing of Queensland

Queensland’s greatest ever coach has helped conjure many Maroon miracles but his formidable bond with a Blues star could steer NSW to a series win in Brisbane.

  • by Adam Pengilly
Nathan Cleary can expect plenty of pressure from Christian Welch.

Why Christian Welch might give Roy Masters a slice of his next deal

Christian Welch appreciated Roy Masters’ excellent piece in the Herald about how Origin I could be decided by him pressuring Nathan Cleary. Take Two on Sunday.

  • by Christian Nicolussi

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