Almanac Rugby League: Vale Gary Parcell (1933-2020)

Gary Parcell, a member of that famous 1960 Kangaroo all-Ipswich front row of Beattie, Kelly and Parcell, passed away last week. The Almanac pays tribute to a Queensland and Australian rugby league icon.

Almanac Rugby League – NRL Round 6: Wheat and chaff

After challenging the referees to get tough, rugby league editor Ian Hauser offers his thoughts on the NRL’s Round 6.

Almanac Rugby League – Vale Noel Kelly: one of the greats and a true hard man of the code

The world of rugby league is in mourning following the death on Sunday of Noel Kelly, one of the game’s real hard men. Kelly was named as hooker in the ARL’s Team of the Century, a reflection of his standing in the code. The Footy Almanac pays tribute to one of Ipswich’s greatest sons.