Scott Grix to sign new contract extension with Wakefield Trinity

Wakefield have secured another crucial piece of business after securing a contract extension with fullback Scott Grix – but they may be forced to take their hunt for a prop elsewhere after a frustration over negotiations with Pauli Pauli. Grix was one of Trinity’s standout performers in 2017 having moved across West Yorkshire from Huddersfield, missing only three games as…

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England’s World Cup group games ‘moved’ to BBC Two – does it matter to you?

This one has caused a fair bit of debate in the last 24 hours..! News emerged earlier this week that England’s three World Cup group games against Lebanon, France and Australia, all understood to be initially shown on BBC One, have now been moved across to BBC Two. Details surrounding the news came from reliable rugby league Twitter account, RugbyLeagueOnTV.…

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Leigh re-sign Daniel Mortimer for 2018 season

Leigh have confirmed that Daniel Mortimer will continue his career with the club next season after committing to life in the Championship with the Centurions. Mortimer impressed following his mid-season arrival from Cronulla Sharks, scoring two tries in seven games before a bicep injury sustained in the Qualifiers game against Widnes Vikings ruled him out for the rest of the…

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RFL insist Bradford Bulls will play in League 1 in 2018

The RFL’s Ralph Rimmer has insisted that Bradford Bulls WILL play in League 1 in 2018. Conspiracy theories aplenty have raged following the Bulls’ relegation from the Championship that secret plans are afoot to keep Bradford in the second-tier next season. However, Rimmer told TotalRL on Thursday night that the four-time Super League champions will be playing in League 1…

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Scotland name youthful squad for 2017 Rugby League World Cup

Scotland have named seven uncapped players in their World Cup squad – including brothers Kane and Andrew Bentley of Toulouse Olympique. They are joined by a clutch of Super League stars including Warrington three-quarter Matty Russell, Wigan winger Lewis Tierney, St Helens prop Luke Douglas, and Scotland’s most-capped player, Huddersfield’s Danny Brough, who captains the side again. They are among…

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David Collier to leave role in Rugby League International Federation

David Collier is stepping down as chief executive of the Rugby League International Federation when his contract runs out next May. Collier, who spent 10 years as chief executive of the England and Wales Cricket Board, was the Federation’s first full-time officer when he was appointed in March 2015. “I have thoroughly enjoyed my time in this role and have met…

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