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13/07/2017Former Parramatta Eels boss Scott Seward given good behaviour bond for NRL fraudFormer Parramatta Eels boss Scott Seward has been given a two-year good behaviour bond without conviction for his role in the NRL salary cap scandal.Salary CapSydney Morning Heraldhttp://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/parramatta-eels/former-parramatta-eels-boss-scott-seward-given-good-behaviour-bond-for-nrl-fraud-20170713-gxa9o9.html
9/07/2017NRL betting scandal reportedly shocks police, administratorsThe widespread trading of inside information to gain an advantage for those wagering on games as well as numerous players betting on their own performance, has reportedly shocked both Australian police and NRL administrators.Fraud,Dodgy Dealings,BettingStuff.co.nzhttps://www.stuff.co.nz/sport/league/94536959/nrl-betting-scandal-reportedly-shocks-police-administrators
9/07/2017Broncos hopeful Matt Lodge set to quit rugby leagueBRONCOS hopeful Matt Lodge is facing bankruptcy and will quit top-level rugby league, revealing his emotional and financial struggles in his two-year battle to return to the NRL.Drugs, AlcoholCourier Mail http://www.couriermail.com.au/sport/nrl/broncos-hopeful-matt-lodge-set-to-quit-rugby-league/news-story/78c3345a9a826f0ae0065424dfbe6b5d
9/07/2017SKD wants Kiwi jumper backShaun Kenny-Dowall is hoping his redemption story will include reclaiming his New Zealand jersey at this year's Rugby League World Cup.DrugsSydney Morning Heraldhttp://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/league-news/canterbury-bulldogs-legend-paul-dunn-considers-move-against-chairman-ray-dib-20170708-gx7a05.html
7/07/2017NRL braces for long-haul cap scandalThe NRL is bracing for another drawn-out scandal after reports emerged of salary cap breaches, spot-fixing and money laundering across several clubs.Salary Cap,Fraud,Dodgy Dealings,BettingThe West Australianhttps://thewest.com.au/sport/rugby-league/manly-news-just-the-beginning-report-ng-s-1745232
7/07/2017Thursday Night Fever: A search for meaning in a TV wastelandSoon enough we’re into NRL Tonight which is a newsy bit of kit with Matt Shirvo in a suit leading off with the NRL’s latest betting scandal. BettingThe Roarhttp://www.theroar.com.au/2017/07/07/thursday-night-fever-search-meaning-tv-wasteland/
6/07/2017Four myths about the Storm salary cap scandalAt the time of the cap scandal, Melbourne Storm were slammed from all sides. Greg Inglis, Ryan Hoffman and other players had to leave, the club was on its knees.Salary Cap,FraudThe Roarhttp://www.theroar.com.au/2017/07/06/four-myths-storm-salary-cap-scandal/
5/07/2017Manly suspected of salary cap breaches as scandal engulfs NRL The integrity of the NRL is under a cloud with players from several clubs being investigated for taking secret benefits or cash payments in a likely breach of salary cap rules.Salary Cap,FraudSydney Morning Heraldhttp://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/manly-suspected-of-salary-cap-breaches-as-scandal-engulfs-nrl-20170705-gx565b.html
7/05/2017NRL plunged into cocaine scandal during representative round The NRL has been plunged into a cocaine scandal during its representative round, with a club chairman and three players accused of being involved.DrugsThe Guardianhttps://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/may/06/nrl-plunged-into-cocaine-scandal-during-representative-round
7/05/2017Kiwis captain Jesse Bromwich, Kevin Proctor allegedly purchased cocaine after Anzac TestThe NRL has been rocked by another drug scandal this week, with allegations Kiwi test players Jesse Bromwich and Kevin Proctor were allegedly ...Drugs9news.com.auhttp://www.9news.com.au/national/2017/05/06/13/03/nz-nrl-co-captain-kevin-proctor-allegedly-purchased-cocaine-anzac-test
7/05/2017League: David Kidwell defends Kiwis culture after stars' alleged involvement in cocaine bust Captain Jesse Bromwich and teammate Kevin Proctor's alleged involvement in the National Rugby League's latest drugs scandalDrugsNew Zealand Herald http://www.nzherald.co.nz/sport/news/article.cfm?c_id=4&objectid=11851274
6/05/2017NRL hit by third drug bust in 48 hoursTHE NRL has been rocked by another drugs scandal following allegations Kiwi Test stars Jesse Bromwich and Kevin Proctor purchased cocaineDrugsCourier Mail http://www.couriermail.com.au/sport/nrl/jesse-bromwich-and-kevin-proctor-caught-up-in-canberra-drug-bust/news-story/5afe89c9ea0f9f6b6bf33b1e28ced08e
6/05/2017Cronulla Sharks chairman Damian Keogh stands down over alleged cocaine possession The latest NRL scandal comes a day after Sydney Roosters NRL star Shaun Kenny- Dowall was charged with drug possession after he was allegedly ...DrugsSydney Morning Heraldhttp://www.smh.com.au/rugby-league/cronulla-sharks/cronulla-sharks-chairman-damian-keogh-stands-down-over-alleged-cocaine-possession-20170506-gvziip.html
10/04/2017Eels salary cap scandal: Former Parramatta chief executive Scott Seward charged with fraud Former Parramatta Eels football manager Jason Irvine has been charged over the salary cap scandal at the NRL club. Vision courtesy Seven Network.Salary Cap,FraudSydney Morning Heraldhttp://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/nrl/opinion/phil-rothfield/whats-the-buzz-breakthrough-for-womens-rugby-league-todd-greenberg-kieran-foran-greg-inglis/news-story/4fac1e0509b921569a55650b6cf49ff3
10/04/2017What's The Buzz: Saint, sinner, shoosh In a major breakthrough for women's rugby league, Fox Sports will ... Cronk is he was never involved in the infamous Storm salary cap scandal.Salary Cap,Drugs,MismanagementDaily Telegraphhttp://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/nrl/opinion/phil-rothfield/whats-the-buzz-breakthrough-for-womens-rugby-league-todd-greenberg-kieran-foran-greg-inglis/news-story/4fac1e0509b921569a55650b6cf49ff3
21/03/2017Gus Gould, the fixer Lou Zivanovic, and the Panthers' sex scandalWhen the boss of the Penrith Panthers NRL club, Phil Gould, was asked at a hastily convened press conference...Sex,Abortion,Dirty Money,Dodgy DealingsWA Todayhttp://www.theaustralian.com.au/sport/nrl/gus-gould-the-fixer-lou-zivanovic-and-the-panthers-sex-scandal/news-story/8f7a064b6d6d0e2ce103c193d4d8c5e4
18/03/2017Woman at centre of NRL scandal Jaya Taki tells why she exposed Tim SimonaJaya Taki, the woman at the centre of the NRL scandal involving Tim Simona, says she is still deeply traumatised by the abortion she was forced to have by the Tigers star.Dodgy Donations, Money, Drugs, Betting, Sex, AbortionWA Todayhttp://www.watoday.com.au/rugby-league/woman-at-centre-of-nrl-scandal-jaya-taki-tells-why-she-exposed-tim-simona-20170318-gv115u.html
13/03/2017Tim Simona: Sex, drugs and my downfallBANNED NRL star Tim Simona has finally confessed to the lot - betting on games, cocaine use, ripping off a children's charity and deceiving not only ...Dodgy Donations, Money, Drugs, BettingDaily Telegraphhttp://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/nrl/tim-simona-sex-drugs-and-my-downfall/news-story/4dbf6be5c680be6e94d4959bd24964d9
12/03/2017There should be no sympathy for Wests Tigers centre Tim Simona over NRL betting scandalNRL boss Todd Greenberg called it abhorrent and said it left him 'sick in the stomach' but that is not why the centre should never be allowed back.Dodgy Donations, Money, Drugs, BettingDaily Telegraphhttp://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/nrl/teams/tigers/there-should-be-no-sympathy-for-wests-tigers-centre-tim-simona-over-nrl-betting-scandal/news-story/583c274ae27164c7c82092069fe73c05
9/03/2017WATCH: More bombshell developments in Simona scandalAs if it wasn't ugly enough already, the Tim Simona scandal could be about to get even worse, with questions raised over charitable donations made by the former Wests Tigers back. Dodgy Donations, Money, Drugs, BettingSporting Newshttp://www.sportingnews.com/au/league/news/watch-more-bombshell-developments-in-simona--scandal-nrl-rugby-league-wests-tigers-charityy/2urmki5q50sv1tfaz73hf8ewt
9/03/2017NRL 2017: Super League won't take Tim Simona as ban over betting scandal loomsThe Rugby football League has closed the door on any possible chance of Tim Simona salvaging his career in England.Dodgy Donations, Money, Drugs, BettingFox Sportshttp://www.foxsports.com.au/nrl/nrl-premiership/teams/tigers/nrl-2017-super-league-wont-take-tim-simona-as-ban-over-betting-scandal-looms/news-story/adaeb89e52a25fa42b5ffe57b6d96c7a
30/12/2016How long before first NRL scandal?SSSSSSHHHH. Can you hear it? The tick ... tick ... tick … That constant, unmistakable sound of rugby league waiting to explode.Salary Cap,Drugs,BestialityDaily Telegraphhttp://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/nrl/nrl-scandalfree-in-2017-for-now-how-long-will-it-last/news-story/72fc5ce88cf1838bd614c1c9f258e572
18/12/2016NRL has life-threatening problem with painkillersThat's the blunt message from former rugby league player Joe Williams, who says the NRL has a life-threatening issue with painkiller addiction.DrugsDaily Telegraphhttp://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/nrl/former-player-joe-williams-says-someone-will-die-unless-nrl-painkiller-problem-addressed/news-story/942c813366b679b2a084a0c8b6a0478c
2/12/2016Summer Slog: Ben Barba open to Super League, the re-signing the Bulldogs must makeJosh Reynolds of the Bulldogs during the NRL match Josh Reynolds in action for the Bulldogs. Picture: Darren England. Source: News Corp Australia.Super LeagueFox Sportshttp://www.foxsports.com.au/nrl/nrl-premiership/summer-slog-ben-barba-open-to-super-league-the-resigning-the-bulldogs-must-make/news-story/1c04bd09187fef617a9eb83f06c781f3
24/11/2016Former Australian rugby league rep Dave Taylor fined for cocaine possession Former Australian rugby league rep Dave Taylor fined for cocaine ... a marriage breakdown and an 80 per cent hit in earnings due to the scandal.DrugsStuff.co.nzhttp://www.stuff.co.nz/sport/league/86803911/former-australian-rugby-league-rep-dave-taylor-fined-for-cocaine-possession
18/11/2016Dean Ritchie looks back on 30 years of rugby league reportingWHAT a ride, what a privilege.Super League,Salary Cap,Rapegate,Dategate,DrugsDaily Telegraphhttp://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/nrl/dean-ritchie-looks-back-on-30-years-of-rugby-league-reporting/news-story/f515ebd2964177af4e4f8161f1014eff


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