“I’m not going to lie, we want to win the competition”: Chelsea Lenarduzzi on success and stereotypes

Brisbane Bronco Chelsea Lenarduzzi speaks to official Siren Collaborator Mary Konstantopoulos about boldly pushing for success and challenging the stereotypes of ambitious women in sport. With the NRL Women’s Premiership set to kick off this week, many have identified the Brisbane Broncos as the team to beat. It’s no surprise the Broncos have a target on …

Doing it for the Kids – Krystal Rota’s NRLW journey

Siren Collaborator Mary Konstantopoulos speaks to Newcastle Knight Krystal Rota’s complicated journey to be able to take the field for the side’s inaugural NRLW season. In July 2021, Krystal Rota was ready to board a plane from New Zealand to Australia to play for the inaugural Newcastle Knights team in the NRL Women’s Premiership. Rota …

Parramatta Eel Kennedy Cherrington has found her voice and is ready to use it

Siren Sport Collaborator Mary Konstantopoulos chats to Kennedy Cherrington about her passion for speaking up for others ahead of the Parramatta Eels’ inaugural NRLW season. After what has felt like the longest pre-season in history, Kennedy Cherrington and the inaugural Parramatta Eels Women’s team have started pre-season training. Due to the ongoing impact of the …

Katie Brown’s NRLW Wishlist

Rugby league expert Katie Brown makes her Siren Sport debut, reflecting on the year that wasn’t for the NRLW and her wishlist for the future. In 2022, an historic women’s rugby league season awaits. For the first time, hundreds of talented athletes can look forward to playing a full season of footy—how exciting! So, with …