NSWRL Media Wrap No.12
Grand Final Venue Announced
For the second year in a row, the NSWRL have appointed Pirtek Stadium as the venue for the Intrust Super Premiership NSW Grand Final, as well as the Ron Massey Cup and Sydney Shield Grand Finals. It will be the final time that Rugby League will be played on the ground before the redevelopment at the end of the year.
After the disappointing defeat up at Suncorp Stadium, Laurie Daley responded to some of the talk in the media in this week’s episode of The Daley News. From blooding new players to the farewell of Paul Gallen, Laurie tells all.
Steve “Blocker” Roach sat down with one of the greatest athletes to ever grace a Rugby League field. Brett Kenny played 265 matches for the Parramatta Eels, plus 17 games for NSW, and he reflects on his career in this instalment of Turn Back Time.
Despite six players making their debut in the 2016 Origin series, there have been calls for personnel changes. James Tedesco has been called on to be picked by the Wests Tigers, while Bryce Cartwright played down his chances.
We are slowly approaching the business end of the 2016 Intrust Super Premiership NSW season, with Mounties and the New Zealand Warriors sitting on top of the competition table. You can see the wrap up of last week’s events in the competition, or watch the extended highlights to see all of the great tries scored.