PARRAMATTA five-eighth Feleti Mateo is free to play in Sunday's NRL match against the New Zealand Warriors.
NORTH Queensland skipper Johnathan Thurston has backed up "100 per cent" after making a remarkable comeback from shoulder surgery.
A visit to a specialist has confirmed South Sydney halfback Craig Wing will require shoulder surgery followed by three months of rehabilitation.
SCANS will decide if Brisbane forward Corey Parker can play in Good Friday's NRL clash with the Sydney Roosters in Sydney.
JOHNATHAN Thurston admitted he had to see a sports psychologist to get his head right before his comeback in the NRL season-opener on Friday.
CANBERRA have won the battle to sign Todd Carney, retaining the talented halfback until at least the end of the 2010 NRL season.
CANBERRA are expected to announce the re-signing of star halfback Todd Carney to the NRL club.
NEWCASTLE skipper Danny Buderus will quit the NRL at the end of the season to link with English Super League heavyweights Leeds.
THE Bulldogs have announced Todd Greenberg as the NRL club's new chief executive officer.
WESTS Tigers winger Taniela Tuiaki has been ruled out of Sunday's opening round NRL clash against St George Illawarra due to a hamstring strain.