Syd Eru, the New Zealand hooker, has tested positive from a "B" sample following his suspension from the World Cup. The result of the second drug test - on a sample taken after the Kiwis' opening game against Tonga on Sunday, which they won 25-24 - confirms the presence of pseudoephedrine in Eru's system.
Gary Tees and Paul Darbyshire have become the latest Warrington players to join Australian clubs. Tees, a prop, and the utility player Darbyshire have been signed by Sydney club Western Suburbs on two-year contracts. No transfer fees are involved because they are joining a club tied to the Australian league.Reuse content