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Mathew Thompson and league legend Phil “Gus” Gould bring you the six biggest issues in Rugby League each week. Released every Wednesday.

Six Tackles With Gus 9Podcasts

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Mathew Thompson and league legend Phil “Gus” Gould bring you the six biggest issues in Rugby League each week. Released every Wednesday.

    Golden West Grand Final will be one to remember

    Golden West Grand Final will be one to remember

    As we count down to a Golden West Grand Final, Phil Gould and Mat Thompson look back on a brilliant year of Rugby League. Gus reveals his best player of 2022.

    Plus, more of your questions with #AskGus. Six Tackles with Gus is thanks to our mates at BlueBet. 

    You know the score. Stay in control. Gamble responsibly. Call 1800 858 858 or your local state gambling helpline, visit www.gamblinghelponline.org.au

    Odds correct at 11am AEST September 28, 2022.
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 53 min
    Winning starts on Monday

    Winning starts on Monday

    The secret to a successful team starts with meticulous planning throughout the week, according to Phil Gould. Gus opens up about the level of planning he believes is required for top-tier footy players, including planning their meals. Mat wants to know what’s on the menu, and if there are leftovers…

    More of your questions with #AskGus, Six Tackles Trivia and a preview of NRL finals week 3, NRLW round 6. Six Tackles with Gus is thanks to our mates at BlueBet. 

    You know the score. Stay in control. Gamble responsibly. Call 1800 858 858 or your local state gambling helpline, visit www.gamblinghelponline.org.au

    Odds correct at 11am AEST September 21, 2022.
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 50 min
    Roosters fell into the trap

    Roosters fell into the trap

    Last week, Gus said the Roosters couldn’t keep playing this physical for risk of being taken down by injury, wear and tear, or the judiciary. Sin bins aside, as predicted, the Roosters have fallen into their own trap with the Rabbitohs on Sunday. 

    More of your questions with #AskGus, Six Tackles Trivia and a preview of NRL Finals Week 2, NRLW Round 5. Six Tackles with Gus is thanks to our mates at BlueBet. 

    You know the score. Stay in control. Gamble responsibly. Call 1800 858 858 or your local state gambling helpline, visit www.gamblinghelponline.org.au

    Odds correct at 11am AEST September 14, 2022.
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 54 min
    Roosters at their best 'capable of winning a Premiership'

    Roosters at their best 'capable of winning a Premiership'

    Gus sees incredible potential in the Roosters side, and is confident they are "capable of winning a premiership", but they can't keep playing this physical, or they'll be brought down by injury, wear and tear, or the judiciary.

    Six Tackles’ coolest man in league is announced thanks to your votes, plus more questions with #AskGus, Six Tackles Trivia and a preview of NRL Finals Week 1, NRLW Round 4. Six Tackles with Gus is thanks to our mates at BlueBet. 

    You know the score. Stay in control. Gamble responsibly. Call 1800 858 858 or your local state gambling helpline, visit www.gamblinghelponline.org.au

    Odds correct at 11am AEST September 7, 2022.
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 59 min
    Gus calls political correctness ‘an embarrassment to our game’

    Gus calls political correctness ‘an embarrassment to our game’

    Rugby League is certainly less dangerous than it has been in the past, but Gus argues the way foul play is dealt with today is not appropriate. 

    “This level of game isn’t for everyone, [...] we shouldn’t try to make it that way.”

    It’s down to two choices for our coolest men in league, plus more questions with #AskGus, Six Tackles Trivia and a preview of NRL Round 25, NRLW Round 3. Six Tackles with Gus is thanks to our mates at BlueBet. 

    You know the score. Stay in control. Gamble responsibly. Call 1800 858 858 or your local state gambling helpline, visit www.gamblinghelponline.org.au

    Odds correct at 11am AEST August 31, 2022.
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 54 min
    ‘Common sense prevails’ for Tamou

    ‘Common sense prevails’ for Tamou

    Gus praises the decision to downgrade James Tamou’s contrary conduct charge, unpacks why some teams are still fighting for finals spots, even with the clock ticking.

    Plus, Coolest Men in League nominees are revealed, plenty more questions with #AskGus, Six Tackles Trivia and a preview of NRL Round 24, NRLW Round 2. Six Tackles with Gus is thanks to our mates at BlueBet. 

    In the way-back machine, Gus remembers some of the great tries from history:


    2015 Broncos v Cowboys Grand Final Highlights
    Historic Panthers | Panthers v Raiders Match Mini | Grand Final, 1991
    Miracle League Try with Ray Warren
    Greg Inglis and Mark Gasnier Try AUS VS NZ Centenary Test 2008
    Freddy Fittler ANZAC Day try
    2022 State of Origin: Women's Under 19 highlights

    You know the score. Stay in control. Gamble responsibly. Call 1800 858 858 or your local state gambling helpline, visit www.gamblinghelponline.org.au
    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 52 min

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