Merrin extends stay with Panthers to 2020

Trent Merrin has extended his contract with Penrith until the end of the 2020 NRL season.

Flanno hints at Ennis replacement

Cronulla coach Shane Flanagan has indicated utility Fa'amanu Brown is a strong chance to replace retiring Michael Ennis at the NRL club next season.

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Hayne remains open to rugby move

Jarryd Hayne remains interested in a switch to rugby union, despite the NSW Waratahs snubbing his services, says his manager Wayne Beavis.

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Storm prepare for Thurston to play

Melbourne coach Craig Bellamy is unconvinced whether North Queensland are no longer a one man band but is preparing for Johnathan Thurston to play.

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