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Origin Daily, NSW Origin selections, Jai Arrow, Brad Fittler meeting with referee boss; selections, Blues team admission, Siosifa Talakai, Jake Trbojevic, Matt Burton, Origin dropped

Origin Daily, NSW Origin selections, Jai Arrow, Brad Fittler meeting with referee boss; selections, Blues team admission, Siosifa Talakai, Jake Trbojevic, Matt Burton, Origin dropped

Recalled Maroons forward Jai Arrow has vowed not to be “defined” by his highly-publicised axing in 2021. Arrow copped a $35,000 fine and two-game suspension for sneaking a woman into Queensland’s team hotel last year. The 26-year-old watched game three from home as his side won 20-18 to a void a series whitewash. Stream every …

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reserve grade, NSW Cup, Queensland Cup, Nathan Brown, Parramatta Eels, Charlie Staines, Panthers, James Roberts, Wests Tigers

reserve grade, NSW Cup, Queensland Cup, Nathan Brown, Parramatta Eels, Charlie Staines, Panthers, James Roberts, Wests Tigers

Nathan Brown, Paul Momirosvki and Jake Clifford all responded to being dropped to reserve grade — and the latter was “not satisfied” with his performance despite setting up two tries. James Roberts returned from a back injury, while Charlie Staines’ performance justified his reported pitch to the Tigers and Matt Dufty had his best game …

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Canterbury’s Matt Burton in shock after State of Origin call-up for NSW Blues vs QLD Maroons

Canterbury’s Matt Burton in shock after State of Origin call-up for NSW Blues vs QLD Maroons

He spent his childhood dressing up for Origin day, now Matt Burton will get to do it for real. Moments after spearheading a reborn Canterbury side to back-to-back wins, this time over the Wests Tigers, Burton had the chat with Blues coach Brad Fittler he’d always dreamt of having. “It was unreal I couldn’t believe …

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Wests Tigers recruitment, Tyrone Peachey, free to negotiate with rivals, contracts, retention, Michael Maguire

Wests Tigers recruitment, Tyrone Peachey, free to negotiate with rivals, contracts, retention, Michael Maguire

The Wests Tigers recruitment has come under fire after the club agreed to let $750,000 signing Tyrone Peachey negotiate with rivals six months into a two-year deal. Peachey has played just eight games for the Tigers after falling down the pecking order and the club are trying to offload him halfway through his first season …

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Luke Brooks dropped, Wests Tigers, Adam Doueihi, Brett Kimmorley, Alex Twal concussion

Luke Brooks dropped, Wests Tigers, Adam Doueihi, Brett Kimmorley, Alex Twal concussion

Wests Tigers five-eighth Luke Brooks is in the firing line and set to be dropped for the first time in his 185-NRL game career. Interim Wests Tigers coach Brett Kimmorley is poised to make the hard line decision after the Tigers back-to-back losses since the sacking of Michael Maguire. Local junior Brooks has never been …

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Transfer Whispers, Tyrone Peachey granted permission to negotiate with rivals, Wests Tigers, contract

Transfer Whispers, Tyrone Peachey granted permission to negotiate with rivals, Wests Tigers, contract

The Wests Tigers have granted out of favor utility Tyrone Peachey the opportunity to negotiate with NRL rivals after his management requested permission to explore his options. The Daily Telegraph reported the Tigers will allow Peachey to find another club despite having 18 months remaining on his two-year deal with the club. The 30-year-old was …

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