Thurston tribute for Barba at 2013 NRL launch | Pacific Beat

Thurston tribute for Barba at 2013 NRL launch

Thurston tribute for Barba at 2013 NRL launch

Updated 28 February 2013, 9:41 AEDT

The National Rugby League in Australia has launched its 2013 season in Sydney with much pazazz.

..and fair bit of discussion about the situation that continues to confront star Canterbury player Ben Barba.

After Barba was suddenly engulfed by controversy Queensland Cowboys star Johnathan Thurston was drafted into the spotlight.

Presenter:Jennifer Browning

Speaker:Johnathan Thurston, face of the 2013 National Rugby League season in Australia

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