Sydney Roosters Team
The Sydney Roosters (aka 'Roosters') are a Sydney based Rugby League team.
Anthony Minichiello says his drawn out contract negotiations are no cause for concern and he's confident he'll be back to lead NRL premiers Sydney Roosters in their title defence next season.
Rugby League's World Club Challenge is finally returning to Australia, with the NRL confirming on Monday that premiers the Sydney Roosters will meet Super League champions Wigan in the international showpiece at Allianz Stadium on February 22.
Sydney Roosters grand final hero Shaun Kenny-Dowall will not resume full training with the NRL premiers when they start pre-season training on Monday.
NSW coach Laurie Daley has earmarked Sydney Roosters pair Mitchell Pearce and James Maloney to once again be his first-choice halves combination in 2014.
The Kiwis have turned to the Sydney City Roosters playbook as they work to tighten their defence ahead of Friday's Rugby League World Cup clash with France.
Sonny Bill Williams finds rugby union more mentally testing but he's relishing what he says are greater physical demands in rugby league.
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