THE player drain to Australia continues with no places for around 250 players axed at the end of last season – leaving one player’s dad supporting our very own Ray French’s call for the quick return of an open age reserve team competition.
Well, if my life depended on picking winners in rugby league this season, you would already be attending my wake!
WHAT?! You mean after all this time you STILL haven’t subscribed to Premier Sports? Not even with the one-month free offer we carried last week? (and no, I am not on a commission from the guys who show the NRL and Footy Show).
So Sam Burgess has finally taken the plunge and will leave his lucrative rugby league role Down Under and link up with rugby union and Bath for an equally financially rewarding career.