As NRLW grows, the players need more support and certainty

Mary Konstantopoulos reviews the NRLW season and calls attention to what is needed to support the athletes who have delivered so much already this year. ‘It’s better than lego’. That’s what Newcastle Knights prop Millie Boyle declared when the Newcastle Knights won their first ever Women’s National Rugby League Premiership title on October 2nd, defeating …

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 …

Holli Wheeler: how a ruptured ACL taught her patience

In her second piece as a Siren collaborator, Mary Konstantopoulos spoke with St. George Illawarra’s Holli Wheeler about her return from a torn ACL. Holli Wheeler is just a couple of weeks away from making a full recovery from a ruptured ACL—an injury she sustained whilst competing for the St George Illawarra Dragons at the …