Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Eight Super League players charged

Eight players have been charged with disciplinary offences following incidents in First Utility Super League Round 20 fixtures. Gareth Hock of Salford Red Devils has been charged with the Grade E offence of making deliberate physical contact with a match official in the 38th minute of a fixture against Hull FC on Saturday July 12. Vincent Duport of Catalan Dragons ... Read More »

Castleford Tigers sign Denny Solomona

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Castleford Tigers has announced the signing of Denny Solomona from London Broncos on a two-year deal from the start of 2015. The 20-year-old, who has scored seven tries in 16 games for the Broncos this season, will link up with the Tigers over the winter, and becomes the club’s third signing for next season alongside Junior Moors and Ben Roberts. ... Read More »

The Fab Five: Stars of the weekend

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It’s been another outstanding weekend of Rugby League action, with shocks, twists and surprises all across the country to seriously shake up the top three divisions. In Super League, the play-off race is well and truly alive after another defeat for Widnes – this time against one of their big rivals for the eight. And the Championship is hotting up ... Read More »

Scoreboard: Rugby League tables; Sunday 13 July

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Don’t miss a beat with today’s Rugby League results in the Super League, Championship and Championship One. TotalRL.com’s scoreboard has full, comprehensive results for all the action from today’s games. Here are the official tables for all three division. And don’t forget that full reports of EVERY team that played today is in tomorrow’s edition of League Express – which ... Read More »

Scoreboard: Rugby League results, Sunday 13th July

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Don’t miss a beat with today’s Rugby League results in the Super League, Championship and Championship One. TotalRL.com’s scoreboard has full, comprehensive results for all the action from today’s games. And don’t forget that full reports of EVERY game featured on this list is in tomorrow’s edition of League Express – which is available online TONIGHT, or in paper format ... Read More »

St Helens chairman issues statement

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St Helens chairman Eamonn McManus has issued a statement following a week of discussion and debate about the marquee player ruling. He has also referred to comments made by Salford chairman Marwan Koukash in the statement, which reads: “Despite comments to the contrary in recent days, I’m delighted to say Super League goes from strength to strength as we prepare ... Read More »

Greg Bird invites Mal Meninga to ‘run at him’ after Origin III

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Fans of State of Origin will have no doubt been glued to their TV screens this past Wednesday, as Queensland restored some pride by beating New South Wales in the third and final Origin encounter of 2014. Even though the game was effectively a dead rubber (if there can be such a thing in Origin), it didn’t stop tensions spilling ... Read More »

Super League GM Solly explains marquee player ruling

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Blake Solly has spoken publicly about the controversial marquee player ruling, and has indicated that the clubs will regroup again at a later date to discuss whether to introduce the concept. The idea – which has been heavily pushed by Salford Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash – has been rejected on two seperate occasions by Super League clubs, but Solly ... Read More »

The race for Super League’s eighth place

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After Wakefield managed to overcome Widnes by a narrow margin on Thursday night, the race for eighth spot in Super League 2014 has been blown wide open. Four teams are seperated by just four points after Wakefield’s victory, with Salford six off Widnes – but still well and truly in the mix. A win for Hull Kingston Rovers at Leeds ... Read More »

Widnes Vikings coach swipes at officials

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Widnes Vikings boss Denis Betts has lamented the lack of consistency in Super League officiating, after his side’s poor run of form continued at Wakefield on Thursday night. The Vikings are now clinging onto their play-off spot by a thread after defeat to the Wildcats, which sees James Webster’s side just two points behind the Vikings after their 12-10 win. ... Read More »