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Toronto to face five opening away games in League 1

Toronto to face five opening away games in League 1

New League 1 club the Toronto Wolfpack have been handed five successive away matches to open their inaugural league campaign in 2017. The Wolfpack will open the season with a trip to London Skolars on Saturday 4 March, and they

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Hull KR to host Bulls in Championship opening weekend

Hull KR to host Bulls in Championship opening weekend

Hull Kingston Rovers will host Bradford Bulls in the opening weekend of the 2017 Kingstone Press Championship competition on Sunday 5 February, while the season will begin the previous day when newly promoted Toulouse host Batley Bulldogs in France. The

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Saints to host Leeds in Super League opener

Saints to host Leeds in Super League opener

St Helens will host Leeds Rhinos in the opening game of the 2017 Super League season at Langtree Park. The Super League season will begin on Thursday 9 February with an inter-county game to be broadcast by Sky Sports. The

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England cruise to victory in France

England cruise to victory in France

England were too strong for France today at the Parc des Sports, winning 6-40 with seven tries, six of which were converted by Gareth Widdop. England coach Wayne Bennett selected a 17-man squad with only Stefan Ratchford on the bench

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Salford reportedly close down their under-19s system

Salford reportedly close down their under-19s system

Salford Red Devils have reportedly closed down their Academy, bringing an end to their under-19s setup. Rumours have been gathering pace for some time that the Red Devils were to cease running an under-19s side, leaving them with no bridge

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Hetherington laughs off speculation linking Leeds with players

Hetherington laughs off speculation linking Leeds with players

Leeds Rhinos chief executive Gary Hetherington has laughed off speculation linking them with a number of new half-backs as has been reported in a number of outlets. The Rhinos have been linked with the likes of Salford’s Robert Lui and

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Grand Final rematch set to be marquee game at Magic 2017

Grand Final rematch set to be marquee game at Magic 2017 Updated

The RFL will confirm on Wednesday that Magic Weekend is heading back to Newcastle for a third consecutive year: with the 2016 Grand Final rematch the event’s marquee match. Wigan defeated Warrington in the Super League Grand Final at Old

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Fages’ management issue response to League Express story

Fages’ management issue response to League Express story

The management team for St Helens and France half-back Theo Fages have issued a statement in response to an article in Monday’s issue of League Express. It reads: “Theo Fages’ agents, TM Group UK, have expressed their disappointment in the

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Stone admits Giants are undecided on Crabtree

Stone admits Giants are undecided on Crabtree

Huddersfield Giants head coach Rick Stone has confirmed that the club has yet to make a decision on the future of Eorl Crabtree. League Express understands that the veteran forward will not be playing for the Giants next season, bringing

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Grand Final 2016: The key head-to-head battles

Grand Final 2016: The key head-to-head battles

Daryl Clark v Sam Powell (hooker) Clark has been arguably Warrington’s best player throughout 2016, returning to the form which won him the Man of Steel award two years ago while at Castleford. If the Wolves are to win on

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