Wests Tigers, Adam Doueihi, Melbourne Storm, Round 1, results, loss, co-captains, Jackson Hastings, Luke Brooks, Jahrome Hughes, highlights

West Tigers co-captain Adam Doueihi has signalled a shift in the club’s attitudes, claiming they must fix their losing mentality to compete with the NRL’s best. The 23-year-old half will likely make a return mid-season after suffering an ACL injury in the club’s Round 23 clash against the Sharks in 2021. Although he sat out …

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cannonball tackle, Lindsay Collins, Sydney Roosters, Trent Loiero, Melbourne Storm, Mick Ennis, Luciano Leilua, Enari Tuala, points, judiciary

NRL great Mick Ennis has called on the NRL to crack down on cannonball tackles after two players were placed on report in Round 1 but both have escaped suspension. Storm forward Trent Loiero’s tackle on Tigers star Luciano Leilua that left coach Michael Maguire fuming, while Roosters enforcer Lindsay Collins was reported for the …

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Melbourne Storm defeat Wests Tigers, cannonball tackle, Luciano Leilua, Trent Loiero, Max King, Kenny Bromwich, reaction, Craig Bellamy, Michael Maguire, Michael Ennis

A controversial tackle made its return in Saturday night’s contest between the Melbourne Storm and the Wests Tigers, leaving Tigers coach Michael Maguire fuming as commentators also condemned the shock act. The Storm survived an almighty scare to emerge as 26-16 victors at CommBank Stadium in Sydney, coming back to win after the Tigers led …

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Dolphins sign Jesse Bromwhich, Melbourne Storm, Transfer Centre, Panthers re-sign Dylan Edwards, Gold Coast Titans re-sign forward Sam McIntyre, contracts, player movement

The Dolphins have signed Melbourne Storm skipper Jesse Bromwich in a major coup for Wayne Bennett’s expansion side. Bromwich, who has also captained New Zealand, will join the Dolphins on a two-year deal from their inaugural season in 2023. He’ll turn 35 in the final year of his contract. The prop has played all of …

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