Taylor leaves Panthers for Wests Tigers

Out of favour at the Panthers, talented backrower Elijah Taylor has been released to join NRL rivals Wests Tigers for the rest of the season.

Tedesco ruled out of Origin I

James Tedesco has been ruled out for between four and six weeks with a fractured shoulder, meaning no State of Origin I for the Wests Tigers fullback.


Bunker wrong again, admits Archer

NRL referees boss Tony Archer says the bunker was wrong in allowing the Panthers to employ an illegal wall in their one-point win over Canberra.


Drug misuse claim over banned Kiwis

Five of six Warriors players stood down by the NRL club admitted mixing prescription drugs with energy drinks, say the New Zealand Herald.