As another year draws to a close, we thought we’d revisit the top 10 most clicked stories for 2017.
What do you think was the biggest story of the year?
10. Is the send off officially dead?
Billy Slater was left unconscious after a late head high hit by Sia Solioa that left fans wondering just what does a player need to do to get sent off in today’s game.
9. Jake Friend set to be forced out of Bondi
8. Eels release winger after bikie attack
We’d nearly forgotten about this story with Eels winger Vai Toutai being released by the club after allegedly attacking a member of an outlaw bikie gang.
7. Canterbury set to trade veteran for young flyer
6. Wests Tigers statement regarding Andrew Webster
5. Isaac De Gois will never play NRL again
Following a series of concussions which had him sidelined, Isaac De Gois was called into Eels chief executive Bernie Gurr’s office and told that he will never be allowed to play rugby league again for the club.
4. Bulldogs big man Sam Kasiano slims down
3. Gold Coast Titans release statement on Jarryd Hayne
2. David Klemmer requests release from Bulldogs: reports
Once again the rumour mill was in overdrive regarding the Bulldogs and their salary cap position, with reports that David Klemmer was unhappy and was seeking a release from the final three years of his contract.