6 Sep 2010

NRL crowds biggest ever in 2010

6:50 am on 6 September 2010

St George Illawarra's national rugby league minor premiership celebrations in front of a sell-out crowd at Jubilee Oval last night ended a 2010 NRL regular season that recorded the highest total attendance in rugby league history.

The crowd of 18,274 took the total regular season attendance to 3,151,039, smashing the previous record of 3,081,874 set last year.

It is just the fourth time that regular season attendance's have surpassed three million..