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NRL should look at introducing Magic Weekend, says Sam Williams

NRL should look at introducing Magic Weekend, says Sam Williams

Wakefield half-back Sam Williams believes the Magic Weekend concept is one that could be transferred to Australia and the NRL. Williams will play in his first Magic Weekend if selected for Trinity’s game against Widnes this weekend, as the concept

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QUIZ: How much do you know about Super League’s Magic Weekend?

QUIZ: How much do you know about Super League’s Magic Weekend?

As Magic Weekend heads to Newcastle for its 11th edition this weekend, we’re wondering just how much you know about one of the year’s standout events. Test your knowledge with our quiz..

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COLUMN: Magic Weekend is great.. but what’s the event’s end game?

COLUMN: Magic Weekend is great.. but what’s the event’s end game?

Over the last 11 years, Magic Weekend has more than merited its place on the domestic rugby league calendar. Having been as both a supporter and then in a working capacity, it is definitely one of the highlights of the

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Wakefield offer bumper new deal to Jones-Bishop

Wakefield offer bumper new deal to Jones-Bishop

This story first appeared in Monday’s League Express. To ensure you get stories like this as soon as they’re published, click here to open your online subscription – for the price of a coffee! – to get the paper delivered

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Australia superstar Greg Inglis enters mental health clinic

Australia superstar Greg Inglis enters mental health clinic

South Sydney and Australia superstar Greg Inglis has checked into a mental health clinic, the Rabbitohs have confirmed. The 30-year-old is currently battling a serious knee injury which is likely to keep him out for the remainder of this season,

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Phoenix Hunapo-Nofoa terminates Bradford contract

Phoenix Hunapo-Nofoa terminates Bradford contract

Samoan 7s star Phoenix Hunapo-Nofoa has terminated his contract with Bradford Bulls after growing frustrated over a wait for a visa to secure a move to the Championship club. Hunapo-Nofoa signed with the Bulls shortly after their reformation – however,

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Rangi Chase joins Widnes on loan for rest of the season

Rangi Chase joins Widnes on loan for rest of the season

Castleford Tigers half-back Rangi Chase has joined Widnes Vikings on loan until the end of the 2017 season. Tigers coach Powell confirmed that Chase would not be part of his plans for next season, and with his Tigers deal due to

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Chester eyeing up more Challenge Cup magic with Wakefield

Chester eyeing up more Challenge Cup magic with Wakefield Updated

Wakefield coach Chris Chester insists his side are capable of another impressive run in the Challenge Cup this season: but says they won’t underestimate Friday night’s opponents as they enter the competition. Chester is no stranger to cup runs; in

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Powell confident Castleford would be better positioned to handle final

Powell confident Castleford would be better positioned to handle final Updated

Castleford coach Daryl Powell has expressed his belief that if they get there, his current squad would be in a better position to win a Wembley final than three years ago: after admitting the class of 2014 weren’t ready. Powell’s league

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Could James Graham be set to move clubs for 2018?

Could James Graham be set to move clubs for 2018? Updated

He has been at Canterbury since 2012 after leaving Super League side St Helens: but could James Graham be on the move in 2018? The Bulldogs captain is under contract with the club next season however, as the transfer merry-go-round

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