Tag Archives: New South Wales

Brett Kenny (2)

Published in Thirteen in 2005 Brett Kenny’s State of Origin career Brett Kenny is rightfully regarded as one of the sport’s greatest ever players. A Parramatta legend, he scored two tries in three consecutive Grand Finals as the Eels won … Continue reading

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Andrew Farrar

Andrew Farrar spoke to me about his State of Origin career for Thirteen in 2005 Andrew Farrar was an excellent, tough defensive centre who signed for Canterbury as a 17-year-old in 1979. He was an influential member of the side … Continue reading

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Steve Rogers

I had the pleasure of interviewing Steve Rogers, aptly nicknamed The Prince of Centres, in 2005 in the build-up to the Tri-Nations for Thirteen. Rogers was working at the time for Cronulla Sharks. Devastatingly, Steve died just a couple of … Continue reading

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Steve Menzies

This is an interview I did with the Manly and Australian legend, Steve ‘Beaver’ Menzies, filed for Rugby League World towards the end of the 2009 season, when Menzies’ impressive performances had been one of the few positives in a … Continue reading

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Peter Sterling

I first spoke to Peter Sterling, one of the game’s greatest-ever players, for Thirteen before the Challenge Cup final in 2005, when his former club Hull were taking on Leeds, 20 years after his Wembley appearance for the Black & … Continue reading

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Matt King

After Warrington announced they had signed Matt King for the 2008 campaign, he spoke to me for a Rugby League World feature. King struggled for a while in the primrose and blue but when he finally settled, he became a … Continue reading

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Brett Kenny (1)

This interview with the 1985 Golden Boot winner, Brett Kenny, appeared in Rugby League World in 2010 as part of their ‘Guest Room’ series, with readers submitting the questions. ONE of the most naturally gifted players to play the game, … Continue reading

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Benny Elias

Benny Elias is one of the most iconic figures in Australian Rugby League and is now a multi-millionaire businessman. I spoke to him in 2008 for Rugby League World. Is it Ben or Benny? It’s Ben in business and Benny … Continue reading

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