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Bennett backs Williams to handle the NRL

Bennett backs Williams to handle the NRL

England coach Wayne Bennett believes that a number of Super League-based players could handle the transition to the NRL: including Wigan half-back George Williams. Williams has once again excelled for the Super League champions in 2016, earning selection to Bennett’s

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Catalans confirm Greg Bird signing on five-year deal

Catalans confirm Greg Bird signing on five-year deal

Gold Coast Titans have granted a request from Greg Bird to be released from the final year of his contract – and he has agreed to join Catalans Dragons on a huge five-year contract. A long-standing promise between Bird and Chairman

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Hudgell hits out at Walker and his agent after departure

Hudgell hits out at Walker and his agent after departure

Hull KR chairman Neil Hudgell has hit out at prop Adam Walker’s departure from Hull KR: saying the Robins felt the 25-year-old “owed” the club a year’s service. Walker has notified KR he will be leaving the Lightstream Stadium, with

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St Helens announce Matty Smith has rejoined the club

St Helens announce Matty Smith has rejoined the club

St Helens have announced that Matty Smith has agreed a three-year contract to return to the club after leaving Wigan Warriors. Saints coach Keiron Cunningham said: “I’m delighted to have secured the services of Matty. He a class scrum half

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Ryan Brierley included in Scotland squad

Ryan Brierley included in Scotland squad

Wigan winger Lewis Tierney has been named in the Scotland squad for the first time ahead of the Ladbrokes Four Nations tournament, one of ten uncapped players in the 24-man squad. Tierney helped Wigan beat Warrington in last Saturday night’s

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Four debutants in Wayne Bennett’s Four Nations squad

Four debutants in Wayne Bennett’s Four Nations squad

England coach Wayne Bennett has named his first squad for this autumn’s Ladbrokes Four Nations and the upcoming International Test against France. The 24-man squad includes 15 players from last year’s International Series win against the ranked No.1 team in

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What’s in League Express: the Grand Final edition

What’s in League Express: the Grand Final edition

To get the paper as soon as it hits digital newsstands on Sunday night, click here and make sure you grab the best read in Rugby League! Wigan are the 2016 Super League champions – but that isn’t the only

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Three reasons Warrington will win the Grand Final

Three reasons Warrington will win the Grand Final

The pain of Wembley defeat is fresh in the memory “I promise you now, losing at Wembley undoubtedly helps us in the build-up to this week”. The words of Warrington captain Chris Hill this week when asked if losing the Challenge

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Leeds Rhinos confirm signing of Jack Ormondroyd

Leeds Rhinos confirm signing of Jack Ormondroyd

Leeds Rhinos have confirmed the signing of Featherstone Rovers prop Jack Ormondroyd on a three-year contract. The forward has been a key member of the Rovers squad who reached the Super 8s Qualifiers this season and will get the chance

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Wales name 22-man squad for World Cup Qualifiers

Wales name 22-man squad for World Cup Qualifiers

Wales are already in camp in preparation for their 2017 Ruby League World Cup Pool A qualifiers against Italy and Serbia, and international with Jamaica at Wakefield. Their 22-man squad sees the return of Super League stars Gil Dudson and

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