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Wane says Wigan have “a lot to be excited about” in 2016

Wane says Wigan have “a lot to be excited about” in 2016

Wigan Warriors coach Shaun Wane has insists there is “a lot to be excited about” for his side and the club’s fans as the business end of the season approaches. The Warriors were beaten 8-6 by Widnes last week in

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Sam Barlow banned by UKAD for four years

Sam Barlow banned by UKAD for four years

Leigh Centurions forward Sam Barlow has been suspended from all sport for four years following an Anti-Doping Rule Violation (ADRV). Barlow intentionally disrupted the Doping Control process by obstructing a UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) Doping Control Officer during an out-of-competition test

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Oldham hoping to stay at Bower Fold in 2017

Oldham hoping to stay at Bower Fold in 2017

Oldham chairman Chris Hamilton has revealed that the club are in talks with Stalybridge Celtic about staying at their Bower Fold home in 2017. The Roughyeds are closing in on Championship survival, and Hamilton told BBC Radio Manchester that if

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Wane rages at Wigan performance before ending his press conference

Wane rages at Wigan performance before ending his press conference

Wigan Warriors coach Shaun Wane cut a frustrated figure following their 8-6 defeat to Widnes Vikings on Thursday night: before cutting short his own post-match press conference. Wane was speaking after a disappointing performance from the Warriors in which, despite

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Throwback Thursday: Hull’s last game after a Challenge Cup victory

Throwback Thursday: Hull’s last game after a Challenge Cup victory

On Friday, Hull will send a rotated squad to St Helens to try and back up after the euphoria of last weekend’s incredible Challenge Cup victory: but how did they get on the last time after they won the cup?

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Featherstone set to snare Moore from Batley’s grasp

Featherstone set to snare Moore from Batley’s grasp

Featherstone Rovers are set to beat Batley to the signature of Halifax prop Richard Moore for next season, League Express reports. The veteran forward has been heavily linked with a move to the Bulldogs and was thought to have come to

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Where Are They Now? Hull’s 2005 Challenge Cup heroes

Where Are They Now? Hull’s 2005 Challenge Cup heroes

Fullback: Motu Tony After lifting the cup with Hull in 2005, Tony played on the wing in their major final appearance against St Helens in the Grand Final the following year, eventually finishing his career at Wakefield. Tony is now

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Marshall confirms Halifax will remain part-time after signing new deal

Marshall confirms Halifax will remain part-time after signing new deal

Halifax coach Richard Marshall says he had no hesitation in penning a new long-term contract with the club. Marshall last week extended his existing deal at the Shay for a further two years, committing him to Fax until the end

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Five things to watch for in this weekend’s Super 8s

Five things to watch for in this weekend’s Super 8s

Can Warrington provide a calming pre-Wembley performance? It’s fair to say Warrington were out-of-sorts last week, when they lost their opening Super 8s match against St Helens. This Sunday they have a chance to put that right though, and remain

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Watson comments on Vidot’s exclusion from Salford team

Watson comments on Vidot’s exclusion from Salford team

He has been absent from the Salford team for almost two months: and Salford coach Ian Watson has opened up on Daniel Vidot’s exclusion from the Red Devils side. Vidot hasn’t played for Salford since the beginning of June, and

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