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The NRL’s proposed conference system: what’s in it for the Raiders and fans?



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The conference system could impact crowd numbers at Canberra Stadium if the proposal goes ahead. Photo: Canberra Raiders.

Every time rugby league has a ‘vision’ to help the league, it has the potential to cause heart palpitations among Raiders supporters.

Remember Super League?

That period in the Raiders’ history is lamentable and resulted in fans walking away from the code and the team.

So naturally, there is an element of scepticism in the proposal to split the NRL into two conferences for the 2023 season.

Super League

Super League affected the Raiders club and fans long after reunification. Photo: Jennifer Andrew.

One conference would consist entirely of the nine Sydney teams: Roosters, Dragons, Parramatta, Manly, Sharks, Bulldogs,…

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