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Leeds confirm historic South Stand will be redeveloped this year

Leeds confirm historic South Stand will be redeveloped this year

Leeds Rhinos have confirmed that their South Stand terrace at Headingley will be demolished at the end of August this year to enable construction work to begin in September on a new stand. The South Stand terrace was first opened

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Kilshaw and Rochdale ready for ‘game of the weekend’ against Batley

Kilshaw and Rochdale ready for ‘game of the weekend’ against Batley Updated

Rochdale coach Alan Kilshaw believes Sunday’s clash with Batley could be the Championship’s game of the weekend. Hornets are looking to move further away from the Championship relegation zone following victory against Bradford last weekend, and Kilshaw is expecting a

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Diskin keen for Batley to build momentum ahead of Rochdale clash

Diskin keen for Batley to build momentum ahead of Rochdale clash Updated

Batley coach Matt Diskin is eager for his side to begin to build momentum ahead of the split for the Super 8s – after admitting they were “exceptionally lucky” the last time they met Sunday’s opponents Rochdale. The Bulldogs were

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Smith expecting Catalans to be fired up as good friend McNamara takes charge

Smith expecting Catalans to be fired up as good friend McNamara takes charge Updated

Warrington coach Tony Smith believes close friend Steve McNamara will have Saturday’s opponents Catalans Dragons fired up ahead of Saturday’s huge clash between the two sides. McNamara will take charge of the Dragons for the first time as he looks

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Swinton win was ideal preparation for huge London clash, says Jon Sharp

Swinton win was ideal preparation for huge London clash, says Jon Sharp Updated

Featherstone Rovers coach Jon Sharp believes Wednesday’s victory against Swinton was the ideal preparation for Sunday’s mouthwatering trip to the capital to take on London. It is second against third in Ealing on Sunday afternoon as Fev travel to take

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Henderson keen for London to stay grounded as they eye up history on Sunday

Henderson keen for London to stay grounded as they eye up history on Sunday Updated

It is very rare in rugby league, certainly in recent times at least, that London Broncos have stood on the brink of creating history. But the quiet progress being made by Andrew Henderson in the capital in recent years is

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Holbrook praises St Helens’ guts as they fight back to beat Salford

Holbrook praises St Helens’ guts as they fight back to beat Salford

St Helens coach Justin Holbrook praised his side’s spirit as Matty Smith’s dramatic late drop goal secured an incredible comeback victory against Salford. The Saints trailed 24-8 heading into the final 10 minutes – and 24-14 with just three minutes

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Daryl Powell admits Castleford were motivated by Leeds’ pre-match comments

Daryl Powell admits Castleford were motivated by Leeds’ pre-match comments

Castleford coach Daryl Powell admits comments made by Leeds coach Brian McDermott in the run-up to their win at Headingley on Friday did help motivate his side. The Tigers extended their lead at the Super League summit to seven points

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McDermott believes top spot is Castleford’s after win at Leeds

McDermott believes top spot is Castleford’s after win at Leeds

Leeds coach Brian McDermott believes Super League leaders Castleford have now sewn up the race for top spot following the win over the Rhinos on Friday night. Castleford produced another emphatic display of their title credentials with the 23-12 win

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St Helens express frustration over Barba hearing deferral

St Helens express frustration over Barba hearing deferral

St Helens have expressed their frustration over the length of time it has taken to finalise a hearing over Ben Barba’s 12-match suspension – with a date now fixed for next Wednesday. The scheduled hearing of St Helens’ appeal surrounding

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