Peter Beattie: new rugby league chief fails to remember Cronulla Sharks' name

13 March 2018 02:02
ARL Commission chairman trips up in interviewSelf-proclaimed lifelong NRL fan blames nervesRugby league fans have panned new ARL Commission chairman Peter Beattie after the former Queensland premier and self-described lifelong rugby league fan could not pick Cronulla’s nickname during an interview on Monday.“Before you’re officially welcomed, you’ve got to answer one question,” the Nine Network’s 100% Footy host Phil Gould told Beattie in a sit-down interview. “The team that plays out of the Sutherland Shire – is it the Cronulla Hawks, the Cronulla Seagulls or the Cronulla Sharks?” Related: NRL: Blake Green brings calm rugby league to free up Warriors' stars Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian