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Alexander "Alex" Burdon (31 March 1879 – 13 December 1943) was a pioneer Australian rugby league and rugby union footballer - a dual-code rugby international.
The Amco Cup (subsequently known by various other sponsors' names including the Tooth Cup, KB Cup, National Panasonic Cup and Panasonic Cup) was a mid-week rugby league competition held in Australia between 1974 and 1989.
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) founded in 1929 is Australia's national broadcaster, funded by the Australian Federal Government but specifically independent of Government and politics in the Commonwealth.
The Australian Capital Territory (ACT; known as the Federal Capital Territory until 1938) is Australia's federal district, located in the south-east of the country and enclaved within the state of New South Wales.
The Australian Rugby Football League, more commonly known as the Australian Rugby League (ARL), was the governing body for the sport of rugby league football in Australia.
The Australian Rugby League Commission is the official governing body of rugby league football within Australia.
The Balmain Tigers (also known as the Sydney Tigers from 1995–96) are a rugby league football club based in the inner-western Sydney suburb of Balmain.
William George (Bill) Buckley OBE (8 August 1907 – 17 April 1973) was an Australian rugby league footballer and administrator.
Brisbane is the capital of and most populous city in the Australian state of Queensland, and the third most populous city in Australia.
The Brisbane Broncos are an Australian professional rugby league football club based in the city of Brisbane, the capital of the state of Queensland.
The Canberra Raiders are an Australian professional rugby league football club based in the national capital city of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory.
The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs are an Australian professional rugby league football club based in Belmore, a suburb in the Canterbury-Bankstown region of Sydney.
City vs Country Origin was an annual Australian rugby league football match that took place in New South Wales between City and Country representative sides.
Claude Gordon Corbett (1885–1944) was an Australian sporting journalist who was highly respected and was the sporting editor for Sydney's Sun newspaper in the early twentieth century.
The Country Rugby League of New South Wales (CRL), formed in 1934, is the governing body for the sport of rugby league football in areas of New South Wales outside the Sydney metropolitan area.
The Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks are an Australian semi-professional rugby league team based in Cronulla, in the Sutherland Shire, Southern Sydney, New South Wales.
Cumberland, officially known as Central Cumberland, were a rugby league team in 1908 based in the region of Cumberland Plain in western Sydney.
Herbert Henry "Dally" Messenger (12 April 1883 – 24 November 1959) was one of Australasia's first professional rugby footballers, recognised as one of the greatest-ever players in either code.
Edward Rennix "Teddy" Larkin (3 January 1880–25 April 1915) was an Australian parliamentarian and a national representative rugby union player.
George Stubbs Brackenreg (1858–1928) was an Australian entrepreneur and a co-founder of Rugby League in Australia.
Glebe is an Australian rugby league foundation club who played in the New South Wales Rugby Football League's Sydney premiership, the major competition for the sport in Sydney, from 1908 until their exit at the end of 1929.
The Gold Coast Chargers were a professional rugby league club which played in the New South Wales Rugby League premiership from 1988 to 1994, the Australian Rugby League premiership from 1995 to 1997, and the National Rugby League premiership in 1998.
A grand final is a game that decides a sports league's championship (or premiership) winning team, i.e. the conclusive game of a finals (or play-off) series.
The NSWRL Harold Matthews Cup is a junior rugby league competition played in New South Wales between teams made up of players aged under 16.
Henry "Harry" Clement Hoyle (20 November 1852 – 20 July 1926) was an Australian politician and rugby league football administrator of the 1890s and 1900s.
The Illawarra Steelers are an Australian Rugby league football club based in the city of Wollongong, New South Wales.
The Intrust Super Premiership NSW is a rugby league competition for clubs in New South Wales previously known as the New South Wales Cup, and NSWRL Premier League.
James Joseph Giltinan (1866–1950) was an Australian entrepreneur who helped to found the sport of rugby league football in Australia.
The J.J. Giltinan Shield is an Australian rugby league trophy, awarded annually to the National Rugby League minor premiers.
John Albus 'Jack' Feneley (1858-1944) was an Australian businessman and co-founder of Rugby League in Australia.
Harry "Jersey" Flegg (6 April 1878 in Bolton, Lancashire23 August 1960 in North Sydney, New South Wales) was an English-Australian rugby league identity.
The Jersey Flegg Cup is a junior rugby league competition played in New South Wales, contested among teams made up of players aged 20 or under.
Kenneth Richard "Arko" Arthurson AM (born 1 October 1929) is an Australian rugby league football identity.
Kevin Emery Humphreys (14 April 1930 – 29 April 2010) was an Australian rugby league footballer and administrator.
Kevin John Humphries, an Australian politician, is a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly representing Barwon for the Nationals since 24 March 2007.
The Manly Warringah Sea Eagles are an Australian professional rugby league team named after the Manly and Warringah areas of Sydney's Northern Beaches in which the club is based.
The National Rugby League (NRL) is a league of professional men's rugby league teams in Australasia.
The New South Wales Rugby League premiership was the first rugby league football club competition established in Australia and predecessor to today's National Rugby League.
The New South Wales rugby league team has represented the Australian state of New South Wales in rugby league football since the sport's beginnings there in 1907.
The New South Wales Rugby Union, or NSWRU, is the governing body for the sport of rugby union within most of the state of New South Wales in Australia.
The New Zealand national rugby league team (Māori: Tīma rīki motu Aotearoa) has represented New Zealand in rugby league since 1907.
The Newcastle Knights are an Australian professional rugby league club based in Newcastle, New South Wales.
Newcastle were a rugby league team who played in the New South Wales Rugby Football League premiership from 1908–1909, one of the nine foundation clubs.
The Newtown Jets are an Australian rugby league football club based in Newtown, a suburb of Sydney's inner west.
The Nine Network (commonly known as Channel Nine or simply Nine) is a major Australian commercial free-to-air television network, that is a division of Nine Entertainment Co. with headquarters in Willoughby, a suburb located on the North Shore of Sydney, Australia.
The North Sydney Bears are an Australian rugby league football club based in North Sydney, New South Wales.
the Harvy Norman Women's Premiership is a rugby league competition for clubs in New South Wales.
The Parramatta Eels are an Australian professional rugby league football club based in the Sydney suburb of Parramatta.
The Penrith Panthers are an Australian professional rugby league football team based in the western Sydney suburb of Penrith.
Peter Moir (1882-1921) was an Australian rugby footballer of the early 1900s who was a key figure in the foundation of rugby league in Australia.
Phillip Street is a street in the central business district of Sydney in New South Wales, Australia.
Queensland (abbreviated as Qld) is the second-largest and third-most populous state in the Commonwealth of Australia.
The Queensland Rugby Football LeagueQRL Constitution, 2009: 3 (QRLQRL Constitution, 2009: 2) is the governing body for rugby league in Queensland.
The Queensland rugby league team represents the Australian state of Queensland in rugby league football.
The Ron Massey Cup (formerly known as the Bundaberg Red Cup and Jim Beam Cup) is a semi-professional development level rugby league competition in New South Wales (NSW), Australia, run jointly by the New South Wales Rugby League (NSWRL) and the Country Rugby League of New South Wales (CRL).
The Royal Agricultural Society of New South Wales was founded on 5 July 1822, when a group of Sydney's leading citizens formed the Agricultural Society of NSW, and is "a not-for-profit organisation committed to supporting agricultural development and rural communities in Australia." The society has been responsible for holding the Sydney Royal Easter Show since 1823.
Rugby league football is a full-contact sport played by two teams of thirteen players on a rectangular field.
Rugby league has the highest spectator numbers of the various codes of football in New South Wales.
The S. G. Ball Cup is a junior rugby league football competition played in New South Wales, played between teams made up of players aged under 18.
In professional sports, a salary cap (or wage cap) is an agreement or rule that places a limit on the amount of money that a team can spend on players' salaries.
The South Sydney Rabbitohs are a professional Australian rugby league team based in Redfern, a suburb of inner-southern Sydney, New South Wales.
The St George Dragons was an Australian Rugby league football club in St George, Sydney, New South Wales playing in the then-top-level New South Wales competition from 1921 until 1998 when, in 1999, they formed a joint venture with the Illawarra Steelers, creating the St George Illawarra Dragons team which competes in the National Rugby League.
State of origin is the state or territory from which something originates.
The State of Origin series is the annual best-of-three rugby league football match series between two Australian state representative sides, the New South Wales Blues and the Queensland Maroons.
Super League was an Australian rugby league football administrative body that conducted professional competition in Australia and New Zealand for one season in 1997.
The Super League war was the dispute over control of the top-level professional rugby league competition in Australia and New Zealand in the mid-1990s, between the Australian Rugby League (ARL) and Super League (Australia).
The Sydney Roosters are an Australian professional rugby league football club based in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney.
The Sydney Shield is a rugby league football competition played in Sydney, New South Wales.
The Tarsha Gale Cup is one of the main Women's rugby league nines competitions in Australia.
The Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) is a daily compact newspaper published by Fairfax Media in Sydney, Australia.
Victor Thomas Trumper (2 November 1877 – 28 June 1915) was an Australian cricketer known as the most stylish and versatile batsman of the Golden Age of cricket, capable of playing match-winning innings on wet wickets his contemporaries found unplayable.
Victoria Bitter (VB) is a lager produced by Carlton & United Breweries, a subsidiary of Foster's Group in Melbourne, Victoria.
The Western Suburbs Magpies (originally Western Suburbs District Rugby League Football Club) is an Australian rugby league football club based in the western suburbs of Sydney, New South Wales.
The Winfield Cup was an Australian rugby league trophy awarded to the winner of the New South Wales Rugby League premiership's (NSWRL) Grand Final from 1982 to 1994, and to the winner of the Australian Rugby League (ARL) Grand Final in 1995.
The 1908 NSWRFL season was the inaugural season of the New South Wales Rugby Football League's premiership, Australia's first rugby league football club competition, in which nine clubs (eight from Sydney and one from Newcastle) competed from April till August 1908.
The 1982 NSWRFL season was the seventy-fifth season of professional rugby league football in Australia.
The 1994 NSWRL season (known as the 1994 Winfield Cup Premiership due to sponsorship from Winfield) was the eighty-seventh season of professional rugby league football in Australia.
The 1995 ARL premiership was the 88th season of professional rugby league football in Australia, and the first to be run by the Australian Rugby League following the hand-over of the Premiership's administration by the New South Wales Rugby League.