THE representative season has kicked off with a nail biting 22-all draw between NSW City and NSW Country at WIN Stadium tonight.
ADRIAN Rovere takes a look at the selection headaches facing the NSW selectors...
THERE have a number of changes to the line ups for this Friday's NSW Country v NSW City clash in Wollongong.
THE ace up Brett Finch's sleeve for the NSW No.7 jumper may just be in his Country pack, which is virtually of international standard.
MITCHELL Pearce is on the cusp of NSW State of Origin selection after winning the contentious battle for the City No.7 jersey for the annual grudge match with Country.
SYDNEY Roosters players fear a two-game losing streak could cost them individually with selectors picking the Australian and NSW City and Country teams.
TEAMS, fixtures and referees: National Rugby League - Round 7, 2008.
SYDNEY Roosters captain Craig Fitzgibbon isn't reading into the form guide as he prepares to face Newcastle at Bluetongue Stadium on Sunday.
SYDNEY Roosters captain Craig Fitzgibbon isn't surprised Mitchell Pearce is being linked to the NSW No.7 jersey, but fears the youngster may not be ready.
NRL teams and fixtures for round 6, 2008.