Raiders Rumble! Raiders vs Panthers Rd14 Preview

BY ROB It’s a short turnaround from game 1 of Origin to the first match of round 14, more so for the Panthers than the Raiders. The Green Machine only lost Papalii to Origin duties, while the men from the mountains were represented by Cleary, Maloney, Peachey and Campbell-Gillard. Physics would tell you that this … More Raiders Rumble! Raiders vs Panthers Rd14 Preview

Raiders Rumble! Raiders vs Sea Eagles Round 12

BY ROB To say that the Raiders fortunes have waxed and waned over the first eleven rounds is an understatement. Frustratingly the Green Machine are yet to produce a fully consistent 80 minute performance. They’ve managed to tie two wins together only once. Both of the big boppers in Boyd and Paulo have announced their departures for … More Raiders Rumble! Raiders vs Sea Eagles Round 12

Raiders Rumble! Raiders v Eels Round 6 Preview

BY ROB After four agonising losses the Raiders finally came good, turning in a heartening display against a tepid Bulldogs outfit. The defensive effort in particular was much stronger than the opening four rounds, and the Raiders didn’t concede a second try until they were down three players in the dying seconds. They’ll need to … More Raiders Rumble! Raiders v Eels Round 6 Preview

Raiders Rumble! Raiders v Sea Eagles Round 4 Preview

BY ROB The Raiders have had a shocking start to the season. While they haven’t been outright flogged by any powerhouse sides they have managed to capitulate against equally ranked sides, every time losing their way in the dying minutes of each match. Fans were already on edge after a disappointing 2017 campaign, and a … More Raiders Rumble! Raiders v Sea Eagles Round 4 Preview

Raiders Rumble! Raiders v Titans Round 1 Preview

 BY ROB The summer weather is slowly fading away, the cool night winds bringing a new season to Canberra. Which means it’s time for the NRL season to start. The Raiders began their 2017/18 off-season in the worst possible way, with star hooker Josh Hodgson damaging his ACL during a very pointless world cup game. … More Raiders Rumble! Raiders v Titans Round 1 Preview