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Super League player suspended

Joel Moon

Leeds Rhinos’ Joel Moon has been suspended for two games by an independent tribunal, after pleading guilty to a Grade C shoulder charge offence. Moon will now miss the remainder of the regular season for Leeds after the ban – which came after he was sent off for making contact with the head of St Helens back Mark Percival during ... Read More »

Salford Red Devils sign Groat and Menzies

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Salford Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash has confirmed via Twitter the club have signed two more forwards for next year – Matt Groat and Luke Menzies. Groat is an Australian forward who has played for Wests Tigers in the past – and is currently at St George. He has played for Australia’s Schoolboys side in the past, and was in ... Read More »

Is Zak Hardaker set for another lengthy ban?

Zak-Hardaker

The RFL have confirmed to League Express that they are investigating an alleged incident that took place in last Friday’s Leeds Rhinos v St Helens match – with several media outlets reporting it to be involving an alleged use of homophobic language from Leeds’ Zak Hardaker. BBC Look North are reporting that it is Hardaker who is under investigation, and ... Read More »

Opinion: Five candidates to replace Sinfield as England captain

James-Graham

The Rugby League world is still reeling from the shocking news that England captain Kevin Sinfield has announced his retirement from the international game – leaving Steve McNamara in search of a new captain for this year’s Four Nations. Sinfield was widely expected to lead England into battle for the tournament, with no suggestion that his international career was about ... Read More »

Kevin Sinfield retires from international RL

Kevin Sinfield in action for England at the RLWC2013. ©RLphotos

Leeds Rhinos and England captain Kevin Sinfield MBE has announced his retirement from international Rugby League with immediate effect. The Oldham-born international has been capped 26 times for England dating back to his debut in 2000. He received a further 14 caps for Great Britain during that period.¬† Sinfield has appeared in the last three World Cups and has scored ... Read More »

Farrell to play in Wigan curtain raiser

Andy Farrell

Former Wigan Captain Andy Farrell is set to make a remarkable return to the DW Stadium when he lines up for the Joining Jack Legends ahead of the Big One 5 on Friday night. Farrell, renowned for his passionate leadership and inspirational teamtalks will once again be barking out the orders as he leads the Joining Jack Legends into battle. ... Read More »

EXCLUSIVE: Sneak preview of Daryl Clark interview

Daryl-Clark

In tomorrow’s League Express, we’ve a special treat for Castleford Tigers fans – as we sit down and speak to Daryl Clark for the first time since his move to Warrington was announced. Clark talks to us about how difficult it has been to keep the transfer under wraps, as well as how he’s fully determined to leave Castleford on ... Read More »

The Fab Five: Sunday August 31

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What another incredible weekend of Rugby League action! There have been movers and shakers all across Super League, Championship and Championship One – with plenty of brilliant performances. However, there can only be five teams who make our exclusive club this week – and we’ve been asking you for the “Fab Five” for this weekend. Which teams stood out above ... Read More »

Rugby League Tables: Sunday August 31

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First Utility Super League 1 St Helens 25 19 0 6 768 507 38 2 Castleford Tigers 25 16 2 7 782 533 34 3 Wigan Warriors 25 16 1 8 789 403 33 4 Warrington Wolves 25 16 1 8 734 479 33 5 Huddersfield Giants 25 15 3 7 730 582 33 6 Leeds Rhinos 25 15 2 ... Read More »

Rugby League Scorboard: Sunday August 31

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First Utility Super League FT – Wakefield 42-6 Salford Red Devils Castleford Tigers 30-18 Bradford Bulls Kingstone Press Championship FT – Barrow 36-16 Crusaders FT – Batley 42-0 Swinton FT – Dewsbury 24-12 Keighley FT – Doncaster 39-18 Halifax FT – Featherstone 28-40 Sheffield FT – Whitehaven 48-12 Rochdale Kingstone Press Championship One FT – Gateshead 40-14 Oldham FT – ... Read More »