The World In Union

BY BOZZA The quadrennial sporting extravaganza that is the Olympic Games is nearly upon us, and as a result later this week the eyes of the world turn to Rio. In preparation for the late nights caused by patriotic attention to sports neglected for all bar 16 days every 4 years, The Sportress will look … More The World In Union

Raiders Rumble 2016 – Raiders v Bunnies R21 Preview

BY DAN A week after what can only be described as an underwhelming victory, the Canberra Raiders meet with a side that can only be described as having an underwhelming season, the South Sydney Rabbitohs. In recent weeks the Raiders have piled up the victories and find themselves in the top four. At times they … More Raiders Rumble 2016 – Raiders v Bunnies R21 Preview

Raiders Review: Fix the Forwards, Fix the Defence?

BY DAN Victory in golden point is usually more relief than exhilaration. Saturday’s 26-22 victory for the Canberra Raiders over the New Zealand Warriors was built in this mould, a game they should have won easily but required extra time and extra oxygen because of mistakes and fatigue. The Raiders held their breaths and just … More Raiders Review: Fix the Forwards, Fix the Defence?

Raiders Rumble 2016 – Raiders vs Warriors Rd20 Preview

BY ROB The byes are finished, Origin is gone for another year. In their wake lies a clear 7 game path to the finals, and a legitimate chance for the raiders to state their case in 2016. Of their remaining opponents, only the Sharks and Storm are genuine contenders. The other five games feature teams … More Raiders Rumble 2016 – Raiders vs Warriors Rd20 Preview