December 2019 Inside Sport hits ‘em for six

December 2019 Inside Sport hits ‘em for six

On the eve of the first Test of the Aussie home season, Inside Sport has well and truly declared its intentions with a bumper issue packed with plenty of cricket to fire you up over the opening months of another endless summer of action. 13 Nov 2019
Eastern Suburbs: a lesson in league history

Eastern Suburbs: a lesson in league history

The next time you find yourself out Bondi Junction way, drop into Easts Leagues and check out the club’s Legends Bar. It’s a real treat for rugby league history disciples. 2 Oct 2019
Eastern Suburbs: a lesson in league history

Eastern Suburbs: a lesson in league history

The next time you find yourself out Bondi Junction way, drop into Easts Leagues and check out the club’s Legends Bar. It’s a real treat for rugby league history disciples. 2 Oct 2019
Why Raiders jersey was so special to Laurie

Why Raiders jersey was so special to Laurie

In an instalment of the “Heritage Sessions” video series we produced back in 2017, league legend Laurie Daley shared with us what that famous lime-green jersey of the Raiders meant to him and his team-mates. 30 Sep 2019
NRLW: the future of a day at the footy

NRLW: the future of a day at the footy

The first-ever standalone National Rugby League Women’s game in Australia was a great day out at the footy, but not as we’ve come to know it. 30 Sep 2019
Majak cover story: sport’s power to inspire change

Majak cover story: sport’s power to inspire change

Robert Drane’s incredible feature in the August 2019 edition of Inside Sport isn’t just a feel-good story about increasing numbers of players of Sudanese heritage popping up in Australian rules. 12 Jul 2019
When a Future Immortal came to Sydney

When a Future Immortal came to Sydney

He may have retired today – but Greg Inglis’s decision to sign for a Sydney club back in 2010 meant NSW-based fans could finally cheer on one of the modern, all-time great Queenslanders week in, week out. 15 Apr 2019
Ron Coote: hospital visit inspired Men of League

Ron Coote: hospital visit inspired Men of League

Twenty-two years ago rugby league legend Ron Coote visited Milton Hospital on the NSW South Coast. He was there to see his daughter, who had just welcomed an offspring into the world. Nothing unusual so far … 21 Nov 2018
NSW shocks fans with two-blue Origin jersey

NSW shocks fans with two-blue Origin jersey

For the first time in the long and proud history of their state’s rep team, the New South Wales Rugby League added a darker shade to its State of Origin playing strip back in 1997. 9 Nov 2018
Inside Sport launches retro league hub

Inside Sport launches retro league hub

If you long for the days of SCG grand finals, sand mounds and old-fashioned scrums, then you’d best get yourself over to our brand new Retro hub. 7 Nov 2018
What's life like for an NRLW player?

What's life like for an NRLW player?

In the build-up to the grand final of the inaugural National Rugby League Women’s competition, we recently asked the Senior Manager of the NRL’s Elite Women’s Program, Tiffany Slater, for an insight into the lives of rugby league’s newest pioneers. 27 Sep 2018
Koori Knockout evokes Ella boys’ start in rugby league

Koori Knockout evokes Ella boys’ start in rugby league

Mark Ella went on to become one of the all-time legends of Australian rugby union, but it was the 13-man code he and his brothers grew up playing. 27 Sep 2018
Sydney Football Stadium takes shape in 1987

Sydney Football Stadium takes shape in 1987

This is the brand new $62 million Sydney Football Stadium as it neared completion at Moore Park back in the late 1980s. 20 Sep 2018
Royce fights back from injury to win 1991 grand final

Royce fights back from injury to win 1991 grand final

For many Penrith fans, the image of inspirational figure Royce Simmons embracing the Winfield Cup after fulltime remains the most powerful memory of the club’s finest moment. But it almost didn’t happen for the great man. 13 Sep 2018
Greg Florimo: the skateboard kid

Greg Florimo: the skateboard kid

Greg Florimo played 285 games for his beloved North Sydney Bears from 1986-1998, but it’s an adventure he had ahead of his first run-on game which still catches fans’ imagination. 16 Aug 2018
Ugliest rugby league brawl of all-time

Ugliest rugby league brawl of all-time

Feathers flew and jet engines burnt out as Newtown and Manly exchanged pleasantries just minutes into their 1981 semi-final. 10 Aug 2018
How rugby league scored Tina Turner for its promo

How rugby league scored Tina Turner for its promo

America’s queen of rock Tina Turner became the face and sound of rugby league across the late 1980s and early 1990s, but it didn’t happen the way you might think. 9 Aug 2018
Inside the Penrith Panthers Rugby League Academy

Inside the Penrith Panthers Rugby League Academy

Inside Sport was recently given an in-depth guided tour of the Panthers’ home base. We discovered the facility is much more than a factory for producing quality footballers. 19 Jul 2018
Belcher’s bruising welcome to Sydney first grade

Belcher’s bruising welcome to Sydney first grade

Queensland boy Gary Belcher will never forget his introduction to Sydney rugby league. Growing up, he knew nothing about how they did things footy-wise in the harbour city. He did, however, receive a very quick education upon arrival into the NSWRL. 17 Jul 2018
Docherty kicks Steelers to Tooheys Challenge glory

Docherty kicks Steelers to Tooheys Challenge glory

The Illawarra Steelers’ victory over a star-studded Brisbane Broncos outfit in the final of the 1992 Tooheys Challenge Cup at Dubbo’s Apex Park remains one of the great matches for rugby league trainspotters. 12 Jul 2018
We were lucky to work while playing: Garry Jack

We were lucky to work while playing: Garry Jack

The landscape for today’s retiring fulltime professional NRL players looks brighter than it was for legendary Balmain Tigers fullback Garry Jack’s generation, who had to slog through a full-time job while maintaining their footy careers. 11 Jul 2018