Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Rugby League News

Rugby League News

Saints still looking for talent


ST HELENS boss Keiron Cunningham has told League Express that whilst the club do have a quota spot available to fill for 2015, they will not go out and buy someone for the sake of it. The Saints have only added Travis Burns and Atelea Vea to their squad for the forthcoming season, and whilst Cunningham said he won’t rule ... Read More »

Lawrence aiming to be fit for big kick-off


Huddersfield Giants star Michael Lawrence has revealed he’s on track to be fit for the start of the Super League season in February, after saying everything is on course with his recovery from injury. Lawrence was forced to go under the knife after suffering ruptured ligaments in his wrist during the 2014 season, but is now well on the way ... Read More »

Expansion plans announced for UAE Rugby League


Plans are in place to increase the amount of domestic, representative and international rugby league played in and by the United Arab Emirates in 2015. A new team, renewed State of Origin and preparations for the MEA Cup are scheduled according to UAERL President, Sol Mokdad. “The UAERL Board is set up for a fruitful 2015 which will see unprecedented ... Read More »

Manly cancel training hike due to hypothermia


At this time of year, Australia is renowned for its warm weather and booming sunshine. However, Manly’s pre-season training was anything but tropical, after a training hike over Mt Kosciuszko had to be cancelled after some of the players began to show signs of hypothermia on the mountain. One club trainer also had to be carried back down the mountain ... Read More »

Manfredi bulked up ahead of 2015


Wigan Warriors winger Dom Manfredi is fit, firing and bigger ahead of the 2015 season – and is ready to launch an attack on one of the wingers spots at the club in the coming season. After the fantastic form of both Joe Burgess and Josh Charnley in 2014, Manfredi spent time out on loan at Salford to get game ... Read More »

Catalans Dragons name 23-man squad for 2015


Catalans Dragons have named a 23-man squad for their Super League campaign in 2015 – which head coach Laurent Frayssinous says will be extended ahead of the coming season. Clubs must name a 25-man squad ahead of a Super League season, but for now, the Dragons boss has opted to go with a number two below that limit. Given how ... Read More »

Competition: Win one of five Partner Balls


Ever wished you could practise your passing technique without the help of a friend? Up until now it has been virtually impossible to do so due to the unpredictable bounce of a rugby ball, but an innovative invention has changed all that. According to its creators, the Partner Ball allows users to “perfect their spin pass, improve accuracy and efficiency ... Read More »

Leeds name Boxing Day team; Cuthbertson plays


Leeds Rhinos have named their team for the Boxing Day Festive Challenge against Wakefield Trinity Wildcats – with Adam Cuthbertson in line to make his debut in the game. Cuthbertson has been named in the Rhinos squad for the game, which takes place at Headingley Carnegie Stadium next Friday. And with several key squad members from last season’s Challenge Cup ... Read More » Shop: Last Ordering Date for Free Pre-Xmas Delivery: 2pm Thursday 18th December!!