Australian captain Cameron Smith is set to surpass Darren Lockyer's record for the most NRL games after signing a new four-year deal with Melbourne Storm.
Waratahs captain Dave Dennis says this weekend's game against the Brumbies won't be a get-square. But his smile says otherwise.
Lance Franklin will make his eagerly anticipated season debut for his new club in a strong Sydney team almost unrecognisable from the injury-ravaged side of last year's finals.
Vision-impaired Melissa Perrine is learning to deal with disappointment very quickly at the Sochi Paralympic Winter Games when, on gold medal winning time, she missed a gate in the Super-G and did not finish the race.
Teammates forced to separate pair after a heated exchange that left defender Regan with a split eye.
Not only is Andrew Fifita set to quit strife-torn Cronulla for Canterbury - Paul Gallen will now be sidelined indefinitely.
NRL clubs and officials want to wait until the impact of the game’s new concussion policy becomes clearer before considering a recommendation by doctors to introduce an 18th man as a replacement for players forced from the field.
Kurtley Beale believes that he and five-eighth Bernard Foley are developing so well as a two-pronged playmaking weapon at the Waratahs that "I feel like we are brothers".
Canterbury are believed to have masterminded a multimillion-dollar raid on Cronulla, with sources at Belmore suggesting the Dogs have snared not only Origin prop Andrew Fifita but also talented young hooker Michael Lichaa.
Parramatta hooker Nathan Peats has been stood down and fined over two related off-season incidents in Bali.
Celebrating the weekend across the North. March 7 to 8, 2014.
Chart-toppers Macklemore and Ryan Lewis closed Breath of Life 2014.
National and international music stars entertain the Breath of Life 2014 crowds.
About 10,000 people partied the day and night away at Breath of Life 2014.