Canberra Raiders

Raiders boss wanted trainer punishments long before Sunday’s decider

"Regardless of what happened on the weekend, it's been a blight on the game for a long time." The post Raiders boss wanted trainer punishments long before Sunday’s decider appeared first on Zero Tackle.

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1 week ago, Zero Tackle, Canberra Raiders

Raiders keen to retain grand final core

A number of Raiders had big seasons. But challenges could now open up in retaining them all. The post Raiders keen to retain grand final core appeared first on Zero Tackle.

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NRL grand final: Cooper Cronk says ‘I’ve had enough’ as Canberra Raiders close ranks

NRL grand final: Cooper Cronk says ‘I’ve had enough’ as Canberra Raiders close ranks

Retiring Sydney Roosters veteran Cooper Cronk says after five premierships he is well and truly done … stuffed, in fact. In the elation of the Roosters 14-8 NRL grand final win in Sydney on Sunday night, Cronk told his former Melbourne Storm teammate Billy Slater that he had benefitted from being...

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1 week ago, The New Daily, Canberra Raiders

Roosters sneak past Raiders to win successive premierships in controversial fashion

Roosters sneak past Raiders to win successive premierships in controversial fashion

Some dubious refereeing decisions steal some of the spotlight from the Roosters' remarkable feat of becoming the first team since 1993 to win back-to-back NRL premierships.

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1 week ago, ABC, Canberra Raiders, Sydney Roosters

Roosters deny Raiders in NRL grand final to claim successive titles

Late James Tedesco try sees Sydney beat Canberra 14-8 Raiders become first back-to-back champions since 1993Sydney Roosters have become the first team to defend the premiership since 1992-93 after claiming a controversial 14-8 NRL grand final win over Canberra.However, the game might be remembered for...

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1 week ago, The Guardian, Canberra Raiders, Sydney Roosters

LIVE: Roosters vs Raiders – Grand Final, 2019

KICK OFF IS CLOSE! Give us your picks: First try-scorer? Man of the Match? Final score? The post LIVE: Roosters vs Raiders – Grand Final, 2019 appeared first on Zero Tackle.

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1 week ago, Zero Tackle, Canberra Raiders, Sydney Roosters

NRL grand final: Roosters draw first blood against Raiders

NRL grand final: Roosters draw first blood against Raiders

Sydney Roosters called up their undercooked co-captain Jake Friend for the NRL grand final against Canberra Raiders, but it was youngster Sam Verrills who drew first blood. Verrills had been the man thought most likely to drop out of the side, but ultimately his grand final debut hit top gear when he...

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1 week ago, The New Daily, Canberra Raiders, Sydney Roosters

Sydney Roosters v Canberra Raiders: NRL grand final – live!

Updates from the premiership decider at ANZ StadiumAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 8.59am BST The pregame is underway at ANZ Stadium. Sam Thaiday has just introduced One Republic, who are doing their dance pop thang on halfway surrounded by a gaggle of delighted teenage girls. 8.43am BST Hello...

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1 week ago, The Guardian, Canberra Raiders, Sydney Roosters

Live: Roosters try to go back to back against underdog Raiders in NRL grand final

The Canberra Raiders will be looking to end 25 years of hurt when they take on the reigning premiers, the Sydney Roosters, in the NRL grand final. Follow all the action in our live blog.

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1 week ago, ABC, Canberra Raiders, Sydney Roosters

Updated Team Lists: Roosters vs Raiders

The Sydney Roosters and Canberra Raiders have cut their squads to 19 ahead of tomorrow's Grand Final at ANZ Stadium. The post Updated Team Lists: Roosters vs Raiders appeared first on Zero Tackle.

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1 week ago, Zero Tackle, Canberra Raiders, Sydney Roosters

'It signals we're ready for war': The origin of Canberra's Viking horn

'It signals we're ready for war': The origin of Canberra's Viking horn

The Green Machine has reached the NRL grand final for the first time in 25 years. Along the way, it raided a few ideas from overseas.

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1 week ago, ABC, Canberra Raiders

NRL: Roosters v Raiders, yesteryear’s greats have the final word

NRL: Roosters v Raiders, yesteryear’s greats have the final word

Canberra premiership prop Glenn Lazarus thinks the Raiders have a similar look to the 1989 heroes, but the legend is getting no support from the present-day Roosters who think they can keep a clean-sheet on Sunday. After a strong defensive record this year, Roosters’ forward Sio Siua Taukeiaho...

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1 week ago, The New Daily, Canberra Raiders, Sydney Roosters

Raiders need to ignore pre-match noise to have any hope in grand final

Raiders need to ignore pre-match noise to have any hope in grand final

Viking claps, giant horns and nostalgic tales of the great 'Green Machine' must be ignored by the underdog Canberra Raiders if they are to have any chance of beating the heavily favoured Roosters in Sunday's NRL grand final, writes Richard Hinds.

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1 week ago, ABC, Canberra Raiders

Green snags, Viking claps and a giant horn: Canberra unhinges as Raiders fever strikes | Shaun Crowe

The nation’s capital is better know for its sporting politeness but that has changed with its NRL team in Sunday’s grand finalFor a city of 400,000 people, Canberra residents are good at turning up to things. It could be the country’s most popular flower festival, or its loudest muscle car jamboree or...

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1 week ago, The Guardian, Canberra Raiders

Climb aboard the Raiders bandwagon; it’s the Roosters we are talking about here!

Each and every NRL team has strong reasons to be cheering on the Raiders this Sunday. The post Climb aboard the Raiders bandwagon; it’s the Roosters we are talking about here! appeared first on Zero Tackle.

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2 weeks ago, Zero Tackle, Canberra Raiders, Sydney Roosters

Josh Hodgson travels with Raiders to Sydney and will play NRL grand final

Canberra co-captain missed Tuesday training with virusHooker backed over fitness for Sunday’s title deciderCanberra co-captain Josh Hodgson has boarded the Raiders’ team bus to Sydney on Wednesday before the club’s drought-breaking NRL grand final.Hodgson missed training on Tuesday with a virus but assistant...

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2 weeks ago, The Guardian, Canberra Raiders

Raiders star facing uncertain future

"I need to do what's best for my family." The post Raiders star facing uncertain future appeared first on Zero Tackle.

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2 weeks ago, Zero Tackle, Canberra Raiders

Raiders' defensive grit trumps attacking flair to reach NRL grand final | Matt Cleary

Canberra’s credentials going forward have made them many fans’ second team, but there is a new string to their bowRicky Stuart does not feature in most conversations for NRL coach of the year, apparently because Des Hasler took Manly from second-last to sixth on the ladder and Brad Arthur oversaw Parramatta’s...

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2 weeks ago, The Guardian, Canberra Raiders

NRL straight six: Ricky Stuart leads way for Canberra Raiders

NRL straight six: Ricky Stuart leads way for Canberra Raiders

Twenty five years. That’s how it has been since the Canberra Raiders made an NRL grand final. It seems like a lifetime ago, and that’s because it is. It was thrilling to see the Raiders book their spot in the decider against the Sydney Roosters next weekend with a tough and gritty win over South Sydney. It...

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2 weeks ago, The New Daily, Canberra Raiders

Roosters edge Storm to set up NRL grand final against Raiders

Roosters edge Storm to set up NRL grand final against Raiders

The Sydney Roosters are 80 minutes away from becoming the first back-to-back premiers in 26 years after a gritty and bloody 14-6 win over Melbourne to advance to the NRL grand final. It gives Trent Robinson’s side a chance to send retiring halfback Cooper Cronk out as a premiership hero, as the...

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2 weeks ago, The New Daily, Canberra Raiders, Melbourne Storm, Sydney Roosters

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