Barba leads Albert Goldthorpe Medal standings

St Helens star Ben Barba enjoys a narrow lead in the Albert Goldthorpe Medal standings after the Betfred Super League Round 9 games on Easter Monday. Barba, who scored three points for his performance against Widnes Vikings on Monday, is one point ahead of his Saints team-mate James Roby, with Warrington’s Stefan Ratchford in third place three points further back.…

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Talanoa and Richardson head Super League’s scoring charts

After his two-try performance for Hull FC in their 27-26 victory over Wakefield Trinity on Easter Monday at the KCOM Stadium, Hull winger Fetuli Talanoa now tops the Super League try-scoring chart with eleven touchdowns. Talanoa is one ahead of St Helens fullback Ben Barba, who lies in second place with ten tries. Barba’s St Helens team-mate Mark Percival lies…

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What’s Inside League Express: Easter Monday edition

The feast of rugby league continues over the Easter period – and what better way to warm up for the Easter Monday action than with the new issue of League Express! Packed with all the latest news, hard-hitting opinions and insight and reports from the last seven days, we’ve another bumper issue this week. Here’s what’s inside: We’ve an update…

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What’s Inside League Express: 26th March edition

With Easter just around the corner, this week’s League Express has all the big rugby league issues covered as the most hectic period of the year approaches. With stories on and off the field grabbing the headlines over the last seven days, here’s a look at what we’ve got in store for you in this week’s paper – which you…

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What’s Inside League Express: March 12 edition

Transfer news, big-name interviews, exclusives and all the reaction from the weekend’s action – what better way is there to start your week than with the latest issue of League Express? Out from around 9:30pm Sunday night on your smart device (visit TotalRL.com/LE or download the League Express app on your App Store for more), here’s what we’ve got for…

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Mayor of Warrington resigns after comments about King brothers

The Mayor of Warrington has officially resigned following the storm concerning comments he made about Warrington Wolves brothers George and Toby King. Les Morgan commented in a Facebook group in the hours after the Wolves’ loss to Hull on Friday on a discussion noting: “Who is worse, Toby or George King? You decide?” Morgan said that it was ‘a pity that…

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Leeds confirm Catalans fixture is in ‘some doubt’ – with decision likely on Thursday

Leeds Rhinos chief executive Gary Hetherington has admitted that Friday’s game against Catalans is in ‘some doubt’ – with a decision to be made before the Dragons fly to England on Thursday. West Yorkshire is one of a number of areas currently being hit by the ‘Beast from the East’, with snow and freezing temperatures engulfing large parts of the…

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