IF you are looking for the text book definition of enigma, read on. The New Zealand Warriors are it.
THE Canberra Raiders have continued to set new records this season in regards to club membership, surging past 7000 members for the first time in club history with two weeks to go before their season opener.
GONE are the days of the Raiders being seen as perennial underachievers. It's time to deliver in the nations capital and Canberra certainly have the team to win the premiership.
THE Pirtek Parramatta Eels are hosting their 2011 Fan Day this Sunday February 27, at Parramatta Stadium from 10am-12pm.
THE St George Illawarra Dragons wish to advise that Head Coach Wayne Bennett has urgently returned home to Australia from the United Kingdom for family reasons.
PURSUING a seventh successive finals appearance in 2011, the Sea Eagles will have to do their best to steer clear of the ill-timed injuries and suspensions which brought their 2010 season to an underwhelming end.
ON paper, Souths should be primed to make a run for the top eight. The true test for the Rabbitohs is to show the required mental and physical toughness to defend their try line.
BRISBANE enter 2011 in the wake of a stunning decision to drop the axe on head coach Ivan Henjak three weeks before the start of the season. But it remains to be seen how Henjak's ousting will effect the side's onfield performance.
FORMER rugby league international Wendell Sailor will join Fox Sports presenter Ryan Phelan as co-host of new sports talk show, The Sin Bin, on Classic Rock 95.3FM.
THERE is certainly enough potential within the Knights squad to suggest they could be a top eight contender this year.