James Graham and Cameron Smith of the World All Stars and Greg Inglis and Sam Thaiday of the Indigenous All Stars pose for a photo with the Arthur Beetson trophy after both teams were announced in December.

NRL All Stars too crucial to lose: Thaiday

Sam Thaiday says it's imperative the NRL All Stars clash stays part of the rugby league calendar but where it fits, as ever, remains the question.

Hurrell held up in NZ due to visa issues

NRL All Stars inclusion Konrad Hurrell has been left stranded in New Zealand after the expiration of his visa to enter Australia.

Paea's first Aust league game in 5 years

Returning NRL player Mickey Paea and Jack Stockwell are likely to get some much-needed game time in Newcastle's trial against Parramatta.

Fifita, Latu called into Indigenous side

Cronulla's David Fifita and Penrith's Leilani Latu have been added to the Indigenous All Stars' squad following the withdrawals of two Rabbitohs.

Manly's Koroisau facing court charge

Manly have confirmed hooker Apisai Koroisau is facing a court charge of entering a property without a lawful excuse.

If not NFL, then Eels: Hayne

Former Parramatta star Jarryd Hayne says he would return to the Eels if he ever pulls the plug on his NFL dream.

Hayne refuses to rule out return to NRL

Jarryd Hayne has refused to rule out a return to the NRL to finish his code-hopping career.

Tuivasa-Sheck out of NRL All Stars

Warriors fullback Roger Tuivasa-Sheck will be replaced by Konrad Hurrell in the World All Stars side after sustaining a calf strain.

Don't believe NRL hype, yet: Mitchell

Sydney Roosters rookie Latrell Mitchell has revealed the toll his first full NRL pre-season took on him.

Green puts brakes on NRL speedster

North Queensland speedster Gideon Gela-Mosby has been told he will be left out of the side's World Club Challenge squad.