Sam Burgess to move out of Anthony Bell’s $11.5m pad and back in with Phoebe

It pays to have friends in high places – just ask Sam Burgess. Sam and Phoebe Burgess in 2016.Credit:Mark Metcalfe Bell bought the the plush clifftop pad 18 months ago from his good friend and client, Seven's The Morning Show host Larry Emdur, while he was going through his split from his wife, television host Kelly Landry. "It was important […]

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Burgess thrilled at prospect of working with Bennett at the Bunnies

Tom Burgess is delighted Wayne Bennett will be taking over at South Sydney after witnessing the veteran coach's revitalisation of the England team. Prop Burgess developed a close bond with Bennett during international duty and is now excited about what he will bring to his NRL club at Redfern. Bursting: Tom Burgess can’t hide his delight at South Sydney’s capture […]

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Pommy granite: How Burgess played eight days after elbow surgery

Sam Burgess has enhanced his reputation as the toughest man in the NRL by playing only eight days after elbow surgery. The Englishman had been troubled by an elbow injury for several weeks and rather than wait until the end of the season booked himself in for an arthroscopy. Playing through pain: Sam Burgess in action against the Raiders. Burgess […]

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Battle of Burgess comes to town

It became the Battle of Burgess in Gosford and it's set to resume at Canberra Stadium when South Sydney's three Burgess brothers face the Canberra Raiders for the first time since. All three were involved in incidents during the Rabbitohs' 42-22 victory on the Central Coast in round seven. Sam and George were put on report, with the former getting a […]

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'Let's keep Seibold': Burgess doesn't want Souths on coaching carousel

South Sydney enforcer Sam Burgess has hailed Rabbitohs coach Anthony Seibold as the best mentor in the game and implored his NRL club to keep him at Redfern. Favourite for coach-of-the-year honours, Seibold is contracted until the end of 2019 but has put extension talks on hold amid speculation he could end up at Brisbane as a possible successor to […]

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Sam Burgess cleared by NRL match review for high shot on Robbie Farah

South Sydney captain Sam Burgess has been cleared by the NRL match review committee for his shot on Wests Tigers' Robbie Farah, escaping what would have been his third suspension of the season. Burgess was put on report for a tackle which laid out former teammate Farah in Saturday's 22-6 loss to the Tigers. However, the match review committee declined […]

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Burgess hits it off with baseballers ahead of American Test

Denver: Not content with watching batting practice ahead of a big MLB game, Sam Burgess decided to have a go himself. Burgess is part of the England side spreading the gospel of rugby league in the United States. On Wednesday, Colorado time, he and English teammates including Gareth Widdop and Ryan Hall made their way to Coors Field to drum […]

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'I questioned his drive': Burgess spray drove Crichton to Origin debut

A pre-season spray from Sam Burgess was the catalyst for Angus Crichton to earn his first Blues jersey. Burgess will be one of the proudest Rabbitohs when his South Sydney teammate makes his NSW debut in the first match of the State of Origin series at the MCG on Wednesday night. Angus Crighton But the Englishman was anything but happy […]

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Denver then maybe Hollywood for George Burgess

George Burgess is happy to entertain acting and Hollywood after rugby league but his immediate focus is on another, less-glamorous American city. The South Sydney front-rower was snubbed for last year's World Cup, missing the chance to play for England with his brothers Sam and Tom, but his fine start to the season with the Rabbitohs has him right in the […]

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