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TotalRL TV: The occasion got to us – Denis Betts

Denis-Betts

In the latest episode of TotalRL TV, Widnes boss Denis Betts reflects on his side’s convincing Challenge Cup loss but refuses to be drawn into commenting on the pitch invasion by Vikings fans. What do you think about this story? Discuss this and much more on or free fans’ forum. For more Rugby League news and features, subscribe to League ... Read More »

TotalRL TV: Powell furious at Widnes pitch invaders

Powell wasn't impressed by the pitch invaders

In this video, Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell and captain Michael Shenton reflect on their Challenge Cup success in yesterday’s semi-final against Widnes. Powell also speaks about the crowd trouble that marred the end of the game. What do you think about this story? Discuss this and much more on or free fans’ forum. For more Rugby League news and ... Read More »

TotalRL TV: Anderson hails hooker Lunt

Paul-Anderson

Huddersfield head coach Paul Anderson has praised the return of hooker Shaun Lunt in his side’s 18-point win over Wakefield on Sunday. Click here to download the digital version of League Express newspaper to the device of your choice Lunt scored a try and set up two others in the victory. Anderson praised Lunt’s performance and the display of his ... Read More »

TotalRL TV: We couldn’t handle the physicality, says Webster

James-Webster

Wakefield head coach James Webster says his team coudn’t cope with the strength and size of Huddersfield in their loss to the Giants on Sunday. Click here to download the digital version of League Express newspaper to the device of your choice The Wildcats were blitzed in the first half by Huddersfield, with 32 points put on them. Webster said ... Read More »

Wildcats: Lauitiiti likely to extend Wakefield stay

Ali-Lauitiiti

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats have opened talks with Ali Lauitiiti about the veteran second-rower staying with the club for another year. Lauitiiti suffered a serious knee injury earlier in the season, but returned to the field against Widnes recently and made a strong contribution. The former Kiwi international, who turned 35 last week, joined Wakefield from Leeds in 2012. He is ... Read More »

TotalRL TV: Tony Smith hails Joel Monaghan

Tony-Smith

Warrington head coach Tony Smith has praised the performance of four-try hero Joel Monaghan in the club’s huge victory over the Broncos. Smith complimented the disciplined display of his team, especially Monaghan, and in the post-match press conference spoke about the young players that have impressed for the Wolves in recent weeks. What do you think about this story? Discuss ... Read More »

TotalRL TV: “It was like men against boys”

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London head coach Joey Grima described his side’s 72-12 defeat by Warrington yesterday as being like “men against boys”. The heavy loss confirmed the Broncos will be in the Championship next season. Speaking at the post-match conference, Grima said plans for the Championship are underaway and the club is here for the long-term. What do you think about this story? ... Read More »

TotalRL TV: Monaghan “loving it” in the centres

Joel-Monaghan

Warrington winger Joel Monaghan said the team’s loss against Bradford in May was a turning point and he is enjoying his time in the centres. The Australian scored four tries in Warrington’s 60-point rout of London yesterday, the club’s ninth win in a row since the upset with the Bulls. Speaking to Total Rugby League TV after the game, Monaghan ... Read More »

Tony Smith: Zak Hardaker best at last-ditch tackles

Tony-Smith

Warrington Wolves boss Tony Smith speaks to the press after his side overpowered table toppers Leeds Rhinos, praising his side’s effort and singling out Zak Hardaker for his superb goal-line defence. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with Total Rugby League ... Read More »

Video: McDermott on Leeds’ Warrington disappointment

Brian-Mcdermott

Rhinos boss Brian McDermott talks to the press after his side’s disappointing loss to Warrington Wolves, addressing the impact of Liam Sutcliffe and discussing next week’s Challenge Cup clash against Leigh. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with Total Rugby League ... Read More »