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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'There was never a feud with Benji': Farah puts old rumours to rest

Benji Marshall joked to the gathered media during the week that he and Robbie Farah ‘‘hated each other’’. For years it was not a laughing matter with rumours and innuendo circulating that the pair had had a significant falling-out – something Farah and Marshall again denied this week and were prepared to talk about at length. The pair had a […]

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Farah primed for duel with Cook in milestone match

Robbie Farah lost the South Sydney No.9 jersey to Damien Cook, but has no plans to let him ruin his 250th game for the Wests Tigers. Farah has immense respect for the NSW hooker and Souths, even going as far to sensationally declare the competition leaders ''specials to win the grand final''. Milestone: Robbie Farah will this weekend become the first […]

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Souths' Farah release 'the right thing' – but who backs up Cook now?

South Sydney would never have released Robbie Farah to any club other than his beloved Wests Tigers. And even though they granted Farah his wish, premiership heavyweights Souths have just 10 days to unearth an experienced backup rake to Damien Cook. Farah could have spent the final season of his wonderful career at a club expected to push deep into […]

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