Former Australia captain Boyd Cordner retires at the age 29 because of a series of concussions.
Team news as Wakefield host Castleford in Wednesday's Super League fixture at the Mobile Rocket Stadium (19:45 BST).
- Roosters, NSW and Australia captain has not played since November
- Decision to walk away comes amid crackdown on high tackles
Boyd Cordner is all for the NRL’s crackdown on high tackles after making the heartbreaking decision to hang up the boots because of ongoing concussion symptoms, less than a week after his 29th birthday.
The former NSW State of Origin and Australian Test captain is the second player to announce his premature retirement in 2021 after enduring a series of worrying head knocks.
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Two of Sunday's Women's Super League matches are postponed because of a lack of medical cover.
Wakefield's Joe Westerman and Warrington's Gareth Widdop are among four players added to Shaun Wane's England squad preparing for the Rugby League World Cup.
Wales Rugby League hope their partnership with Super League side Salford Red Devils will help produce a host of future league stars.
Catalans Dragons move top of Super League after they come from behind to beat struggling Leigh Centurions.
Josh Charnley's hat-trick helps Warrington bounce back from their Challenge Cup semi-final defeat with victory over Wakefield.
Hull KR rack up seven tries to condemn Salford Red Devils to a fifth successive Super League defeat.
The ball-steal rule is set to be dropped by the Rugby Football League after just one season.
Castleford Tigers announce forward Oliver Holmes and half-back Peter Mata'utia have turned down new deals and will leave the club at the end of the season.
Salford and ex-England half-back Kevin Brown is to retire at the end of 2021, ending a 20-year professional career.
- Trbojevic scores second Origin hat-trick, Mitchell gets two
- Maroons went down 20-0 after 29 minutes in Townsville
The Tom Trbojevic factor proved greater than any home-ground advantage in Townsville as NSW annihilated Queensland 50-6 in their biggest-ever State of Origin winning margin.
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Tom Trbojevic scores a hat-trick as New South Wales thrash Queensland in game one of 2021 State of Origin.
Leeds Rhinos postpone Friday's Super League match with St Helens after positive Covid-19 cases in the Rhinos squad.