Category: nrl-finals

Kalyn Ponga on the cusp of a stunning rugby league career

Eight years ago Kalyn Ponga was New Zealand’s under-13 golf champion while he was also playing rugby league, rugby union, soccer, touch football and hockey. Last night, at 20, Ponga was runner-up to Roger Tuivasa-Sheck for the coveted Dally M Medal, and he’s only played 29 NRL games in his life. If he hadn’t had […]

Dally M red carpet fashion ratings, photo gallery 2018

Some people are born tone deaf. Some people are born having no ability to tell left from right. I was born with both those problems, and also with a complete lack of fashion sense. Will that stop me from rating the red carpet fashion at the Dally M awards? Not a chance. However it does […]

Prohibition or outcome-based rules for the NRL?

There was a lot of debate for and against the banning of the shoulder charge outright not so long ago. Recent events regarding Billy Slater have brought it to light and there has been much discussion and obvious emotion surrounding it. Like many rules in the NRL and life, the debate to legislate often stems […]