Four way split at top of Albert Goldthorpe Medal Rankings

Following Round 6 of Super League there is now a four-way split at the top of the Albert Goldthorpe Medal table. Castleford’s Liam Watts and Warrington’s Daryl Clark both earned three points for their performances against Wigan and Salford respectively, and they now join Hull KR’s Mitch Garbutt and Salford’s Jackson Hastings at the head of the table with ten…

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St Helens overcome stubborn Broncos

St Helens defeated London Broncos 26-0 tonight at the Totally Wicked Stadium, although the Broncos gave a strong defensive performance throughout the 80 minutes. Saints faced a battling Broncos side in the early stages with the absence of James Roby clearly making a difference to their performance, with youngster Aaron Smith taking his place. But they scored three first-half tries…

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Five non-English players who have a chance of making the Great Britain squad

There’s been plenty of discussion surrounding the potential composition of Great Britain’s squad for the tour of the Southern Hemisphere this year, hasn’t there? Well, in the interest of sparking that debate further, here’s five players we’ve picked out at TotalRL who have represented either Scotland, Ireland or Wales and have a chance of being part of the Lions set-up.…

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Liam Watts moves to the top of the Albert Goldthorpe Medal Table

Castleford Tigers prop forward Liam Watts is heading the Albert Goldthorpe Medal table after four rounds of this season’s Super League competition. Watts scored the maximum three points for his outstanding performance for the Tigers against Hull Kingston Rovers on Friday night, allowing him to overtake Hull KR’s Mitch Garbutt, who didn’t play in Round 4, and Salford Red Devils’…

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Featherstone express ‘frustration’ over lack of dialogue about whether Widnes game is on

Championship side Featherstone Rovers have revealed their frustration over a lack of communication regarding Sunday’s planned fixture at Widnes. It will emerge today (Thursday) whether Widnes will be able to stage their upcoming clash against Rovers this weekend, having been forced to postpone last week’s clash against Sheffield Eagles. The players are due to meet with the club’s administrators for…

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This week’s Albert Goldthorpe Medal votes

The race for the Albert Goldthorpe Medal is hotting up, with six Super League matches this weekend and 36 points allocated by League Express reporters. And the hot news is that Salford Red Devils’ halfback Jackson Hastings has joined Hull Kingston Rovers’ Mitch Garbutt at the top of the table with seven points, after earning there points for his performance…

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London Broncos will test us, says Mata’utia

Castleford Tigers fullback Peter Mata’utia insists the Tigers won’t be ambushed on their trip to London today. The Broncos shocked Wakefield in their opening-round encounter but Mata’utia is confident that the Tigers won’t suffer the same fate this weekend. Mata’utia faced London three times in Leigh colours last season, and although he tamed the Broncos on each occasion, he isn’t…

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