Thursday, November 27, 2014
Rugby League News

Rugby League News

Wigan Warriors unveil new away shirt for 2015

Wigan 2015 Away Kit

Wigan Warriors and Erreà have today issued the first images of the Club’s brand new Away kit for Super League XX. The all-black shirt features a charcoal panel and striking splashes of Cherry and White whilst the unique design also incorporates a sublimation of the castle from the Warriors crest.  The neck line is a tapered performance style with cherry ... Read More »

Tyrone McCarthy column: Energizing international RL

Tyrone McCarthy Column

Hull KR and Ireland forward Tyrone McCarthy gives his thoughts on to improve and develop international Rugby League.. The Autumn internationals have been thrilling to follow, with England showing they aren’t too far away from the big two and New Zealand triumphing in the Four Nations, finally giving Australia some competition. In addition to this the European competition was just ... Read More »

Wigan will change how they play in 2015, says Wane

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Wigan Warriors head coach Shaun Wane has revealed that his team will be setting up slightly differently next year, and the Warriors will changing the way they play in the forthcoming 2015 season. Although Wane admitted there will not be wholesale changes to the Warriors’ style, he did reveal that there will be a couple things that will be tinkered ... Read More »

Australian Schoolboys start tour with a win

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The Australian Schoolboys kicked off their tour of England and France with a comprehensive victory over the England Combined Regional Academies at Derwent Park, Workington on Wednesday evening. Sydney Roosters centre Latrell Mitchell picked up a hat-trick of tries to add to a brace of tries each from Brock Lamb (Newcastle Knights) and Tevita Cottrell (South Sydney Rabbitohs). Nine other Australian ... Read More »

Warrington announce trio of friendlies

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Warrington Wolves have confirmed their pre-season schedule ahead of the 2015 season, with three friendlies taking place in January to prepare them for the forthcoming campaign. The trio of games, which will all be played at the club’s Halliwell Jones Stadium, will see them face two Super League sides, as well as French outfit Toulouse as part of a unique ... Read More »

Warrington invest in £500,000 training facility

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Warrington Wolves have continued to invest in the ongoing development of the club by introducing a new indoor training facility. The club, in association with JLJ Group, have used the off-season to start the construction of a new purpose-built facility on site at the University of Chester, Warrington Padgate campus. The £500,000 investment will house a 3G pitch and sit ... Read More »

Kevin Sinfield receives MBE from Prince William

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Leeds Rhinos captain Kevin Sinfield has dedicated his MBE honour to the club, after he accepted the award at a Buckingham Palace investiture ceremony on Wednesday. Sinfield was given the honour by Prince William, who honoured the man that has become the most successful captain in the history of Leeds Rhinos, captaining them to every domestic honour available since his ... Read More »

Second New Zealand NRL team could be in by 2017

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The consortium behind the bid for a second New Zealand-based NRL franchise says the team would be ready to play by 2017. Bid spokesman Robert Picone revealed yesterday that a coach had been sounded out, player agents spoken to and finances are in place to launch a club from scratch. Picone is due to meet with NRL management within the ... Read More »