Tags » Paul Whatuira

Eels 30 - Panthers 0

Maligned Parramatta halfback Jeff Robson starred on Saturday night as the Eels thrashed Penrith 30-0 in their NRL trial at Centrebet Stadium. Last season the Eels chased a string of high-profile halfbacks to mentor young five-eighth Daniel Mortimer, but perhaps the answer was under their nose the whole time. 229 more words


Eels turn age into experience

They may not have the glitz of a Timana Tahu or a Krisnan Inu, but Parramatta backrower Ben Smith claims NRL opponents can write off the Eels’ `Dad’s Army’ backline at their own peril. 333 more words


New Eels recruit Paul Whatuira is desperate to repay the faith

Premiership talisman Paul Whatuira is desperate to repay the faith at Parramatta, but isn’t promising a premiership.Whatuira, who won grand finals with Penrith in 2003 and the Wests Tigers two years later, was thrown a lifeline by the Eels for 2011 after a troubled stint in the UK Super League. 488 more words


Whatuira assessed after arrest

Huddersfield’s former New Zealand international Paul Whatuira has been taken to a secure unit for mental assessment, after being arrested in connection with an alleged street attack. 157 more words


Smith: Give us the credit we deserve

Great Britain coach Tony Smith claimed his side have not received the credit they deserve after clinching a 3-0 whitewash in the Gillette Fusion series against New Zealand at Wigan’s JJB Stadium. 444 more words