UPDATE: Tom Waterhouse will have a reduced role during live football matches for the remainder of the season after NRL executives admitted he had blurred the lines between commentary and advertising.
The NRL’s general manager for strategic relations, Shane Mattiske, yesterday told a federal parliamentary inquiry that negative feedback had prompted the league to take action.
Here’s yesterday’s story.
Commentator, or bookmaker? And can a 10 year-old tell the difference?
Tom Waterhouse, who has long since reached saturation point in our living rooms, is to face a gambling inquiry in Canberra about his role of a “commentator” embedded with the Channel Nine NRL ...