Jowitt determined to prove himself at Wakefield however necessary

This story first appeared in this Monday’s League Express – to ensure you get stories and insight like this soon as the paper is released every week, why not open a digital subscription to the paper and have it delivered to your smart device every Sunday? Click here for more. Wakefield fullback Max Jowitt has insisted he is prepared to…

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St Helens yet to discuss Walmsley’s long-term future amidst NRL rumours, says Holbrook

This story first appeared in this Monday’s League Express – to ensure you get stories and insight like this soon as the paper is released every week, why not open a digital subscription to the paper and have it delivered to your smart device every Sunday? Click here for more. St Helens coach Justin Holbrook has revealed he is yet…

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India to make their international bow at Emerging Nations World Championship

India has become the latest team to commit to sending a side to the forthcoming Emerging Nations World Championship next year. The groundbreaking tournament, which will take place in Sydney next October and November, now has 13 sides committed to taking part. And India are the fifth Asian side to join the tournament, following on from Thailand, Hong Kong, Philippines…

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Powell hopeful Featherstone loss can be ‘kick up the backside’ for Castleford

Castleford coach Daryl Powell admits he hopes their Boxing Day defeat to Featherstone can serve as a ‘kick up the backside’ to his squad after they were well-beaten by the Championship side to kick off their pre-season schedule. The 2017 Grand Finalists lost 32-16 at home to Rovers, with Powell admitting he was disappointed with the performance his squad produced…

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McDermott impressed with debutants as Leeds start pre-season with victory

Leeds coach Brian McDermott expressed his satisfaction with new signing duo Richie Myler and Brad Dwyer after they made their unofficial debuts in the Boxing Day victory against Wakefield. The pair made their first starts for Leeds in the festive friendly against Trinity, with both impressing in spells before Myler’s participation was ended by a head knock at the end…

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Chester pleased with Hampshire debut as they await Randell scan

Wakefield coach Chris Chester admitted he was impressed with debutant Ryan Hampshire’s first appearance in a Trinity shirt during their Boxing Day defeat to Leeds – as they wait nervously on the severity of an injury suffered by hooker Tyler Randell. Hampshire, who only recently signed for Trinity just before Christmas, caught the eye during their first friendly of the…

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What’s Inside League Express: December 18th Edition

It’s the final League Express of 2017! Thanks to all our readers for their support throughout this year, and to round the year off, we’ve a bumper issue which looks both backwards, and forwards. Here’s what we’ve got in this week’s paper – which you can have delivered to your smart device on Sunday night by simply clicking here: We…

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