Johnson to Canberra?

BY DAN Raiders fans across the world are getting a little bit excited by a rumour printed in the Daily Telegraph that the Green Machine is making a play for dynamic Warriors half Shaun Johnson. Before you get carried away, we’d like to point you to what we referred to as the ‘ridiculous rumour mill’. … More Johnson to Canberra?

Happy Birthday Josh

BY DAN Today is Josh Hodgson’s birthday. If you’ve followed these pages, you’d know we’ve been quite fond of Mr Hodgson from day dot. Since he burst through the doors in 2015 (well technically that happened in 2014 but you get the idea) we’ve considered him the primary driver of much of the Raiders (albeit … More Happy Birthday Josh

The Raiders Draw: The Good, the Bad and the Critical

BY DAN The NRL draw was released on Thursday. Here are the bits we found interesting. The Good 1. Five free-to-air games I’m fortunate enough to have a Foxtel subscription. But most people don’t, so free-to-air games are critical, particularly if you’re not lucky enough to live in Canberra. So I’m glad Raiders’ fans get … More The Raiders Draw: The Good, the Bad and the Critical

The Fallout From Hingano’s Injury

BY DAN The Canberra Raiders’ recent troubles with international football reared their ugly head again, when Ata Hingano injured his shoulder representing Tonga in Saturday’s test against the Kangaroos. Last week we wrote that the test represented a unique opportunity for Ata Hingano and the Raiders. (You can read it here if you want). Ricky Stuart’s … More The Fallout From Hingano’s Injury

Selectors Shock at Australian, Marsh brothers, failure

BY DAN The Australian Selectors are in utter shock after revelations the Marsh brothers might not be the spine of a stable middle order. Speaking after Australia lost 10 for 60 in a collapse for the ages, chairman of the National Selection Panel Trevor Hohns said he was shocked the Western Australian brothers weren’t able … More Selectors Shock at Australian, Marsh brothers, failure

The Video That Captures The Raiders’ Pain

BY DAN Everyone’s favourite Raiders-based twitter account has done it again. After we spent the best part of 3000 words trying to explain why 2018 was so painful, @JackkCronin has done it all with one of the great Raiders-based videos of our times. Before we go on your should follow him on twitter. Just do it. Using the … More The Video That Captures The Raiders’ Pain