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The Rugby League Almanac 2012

BUY THE RUGBY LEAGUE ALAMANAC 2012

The NRL Footy Almanac (book) was published for the first time in 2012.

Almanac Rugby League- 20th Annual Tom Brock Lecture: A Rugby League Retrospective

For Rugby League fans, the 20th Annual Tom Brock Lecture: A Rugby League Retrospective, will take place on Wednesday 19th September.

What is wrong with rugby league?

With the benefit of a life of watching rugby league, Jim Young believes that the rules of that game are ridiculous. And he rails against them in these well-argued observations

NRL Round 22 – Melbourne v Cronulla: Ramien Rescue

The Sharks taking down Melbourne ‘on their own patch’ was no easy feat, writes Paul Macadam.

Almanac Rugby League – it’s hard to keep up lately

A few more high profile players call it quits; coaching swings and roundabouts; who’s hot and who’s cold; can you figure out Jarryd Hayne?

Almanac Rugby League – Five new Immortals inducted

The NRL inducted a surprising 5 new Immortals last night. Our rugby league editor thinks they got it right.

Almanac Rugby League – The Immortals: Who’s next?

Two new Immortals of Rugby League will be crowned at a gala function in Sydney tonight. Ian Hauser casts his eye over the contenders.

NRL Round 19 – Cronulla v Canberra: Fine margins, shared moments

Paul Macadam returns to these pages after a long break as his Cronulla remains in the NRL finals race [and a memorable opening couplet – Ed]

Almanac Rugby League – Kangaroos Merit Team

Our rugby league editor runs his eye over the Kangaroo Merit Team selected over the weekend. He has one or two bones to pick.

Almanac Rugby League – State of Origin Game 3: the aftermath

Everyone’s a winner after Game 3 of the 2018 State of Origin series. And there really is no such thing as a dead rubber in this pinnacle clash of the code – here’s why.

Almanac Rugby League – State of Origin: Game 3 Teams

The 2018 State of Origin series, the showpiece of the NRL, concludes next week with Game 3 in Brisbane. Although the series has been won and lost, there’s still a lot to play for. Check out the team selections and our rugby league editor’s thoughts here.