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Wakefield stun Catalans in a thriller

Wakefield stun Catalans in a thriller

Jacob Miller kicked a quite incredible drop goal from the halfway line to make it nine wins from ten under Chris Chester as Wakefield coach. The Wildcats, trailing 14-0 midway through the first half, battled back and, after Pat Richards

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Watson praises Vidot in Salford win against Widnes

Watson praises Vidot in Salford win against Widnes

Salford Red Devils coach Ian Watson says that star winger Daniel Vidot will “only get better” after his two-try heroics helped them to a potentially crucial win against Widnes Vikings. In the opening game of the 2016 Magic Weekend, it

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REACTION: Betts points to Marsh disallowed try as key moment

REACTION: Betts points to Marsh disallowed try as key moment

Widnes Vikings coach Denis Betts pointed to a key moment in the first half of Saturday’s defeat to Salford as a big reason for their defeat. The Vikings suffered their eighth consecutive defeat in the league after slipping to an

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Warrington-Castleford could be a Magic highlight, says Shenton

Warrington-Castleford could be a Magic highlight, says Shenton

Castleford Tigers captain Michael Shenton believes that his side’s Magic Weekend clash with Warrington could be one of the standout games of the weekend. The Tigers lock horns with the Wolves at 4:45pm in game two of the annual bash

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Number of SL clubs distance themselves from breakaway idea

Number of SL clubs distance themselves from breakaway idea

Salford owner Marwan Koukash made it abundantly clear this week that he is calling on the support of his fellow Super League chairmen to try and force a breakaway from the RFL: and this Monday’s League Express will provide a

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Ellis hoping to make good, but less controversial, Magic memories

Ellis hoping to make good, but less controversial, Magic memories Updated

Few players have an affiliation with Magic Weekend like Gareth Ellis. Why? Well, if it wasn’t the inaugural edition in 2007 when Ellis was part of the Leeds team who controversially beat Bradford, then it was his presence on the

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O’Loughlin determined to not let Leeds escape foot of the table

O’Loughlin determined to not let Leeds escape foot of the table Updated

Wigan Warriors captain Sean O’Loughlin admits he’s undoubtedly surprised to see Leeds Rhinos toiling at the foot of the table – but he has called on his side to keep them firmly rooted there at Magic Weekend. When the fixtures

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Foster and Super League aiming for Magic records

Foster and Super League aiming for Magic records Updated

Interim Super League General Manager admits that hopes are high the Magic Weekend can break yet more records in 2016. Speaking exclusively to TotalRL, Foster revealed that the RFL are actually ahead of like-for-like ticket sales on this time last

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Top four? Why not, we fear nobody, says Wakey’s Max Jowitt

Top four? Why not, we fear nobody, says Wakey’s Max Jowitt Updated

As the most unpredictable Super League season in history seems to get crazier by the week, the exploits of Wakefield are gradually coming into the forefront of people’s minds. They are one of the competition’s in-form sides, have thrived since

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We’d be foolish to take Magic elsewhere, says Shenton

We’d be foolish to take Magic elsewhere, says Shenton

Castleford Tigers captain Michael Shenton believes that the sport has found its perfect Magic Weekend venue in Newcastle and St James’ Park. Although unavailable due to injury, Shenton will head to Newcastle with the Castleford squad this weekend as they

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