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Bailey ready for Leeds reunion

Bailey ready for Leeds reunion

Ryan Bailey finally made his long-awaited Warrington debut on Saturday, and he has now set his sights on ripping in against his former employers Leeds. The 31-year-old has been named in Tony Smith’s 19-man squad to face the stuttering Rhinos, where

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Kear praises Batley’s long-term strategy

Kear praises Batley’s long-term strategy

Batley Bulldogs coach John Kear has praised the club for its long-term thinking after props Alex Rowe and James Brown became the latest to commit their futures to the club. Both players have signed contracts until the end of the

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Aston confident a change in captain will have desired effect at Sheffield

Aston confident a change in captain will have desired effect at Sheffield

Sheffield coach Mark Aston hopes that the decision to appoint Steve Thorpe and Quentin Laulu-Togagae as captain and vice-captain can help turn the club’s season around. The pair replaces Mitch Stringer and Michael Knowles and Aston said: “We are in

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Greenwood disregards top eight chances

Greenwood disregards top eight chances

By Simon Dent Gloucestershire All Golds head coach Lee Greenwood has conceded that his side will not make the top eight of Kingstone Press League One this season. The All Golds have only won one of their first seven league

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Sharp seeking hooker combination

Sharp seeking hooker combination

Featherstone Rovers coach Jon Sharp believes hookers Andy Ellis and Robbie Ward can work well in tandem after the latter joined the club for the rest of the season. Former Leeds hooker Ward had been playing for Melbourne Storm feeder

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Sam Barlow admits to assault charge

Sam Barlow admits to assault charge

Leigh Centurions star Sam Barlow has pleaded guilty to assaulting an Anti-Doping Agency official. The 28-year-old has been unable to play Rugby League this season following the allegations made against him, which are alleged to have taken place in July

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Wane fancies Hull FC to be in the mix in 2016

Wane fancies Hull FC to be in the mix in 2016

Wigan coach Shaun Wane has said he believes Hull will be “100 per cent” in the mix for honours this season – and has said that he’s heard plenty of good noises from their camp ahead of the meeting between

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Workington hope to keep Gee

Workington hope to keep Gee

Workington coach Phil Veivers is hoping to secure an extension to forward Matty Gee’s loan before Thursday’s deadline for next weekend. That would allow the Salford youngster – who impressed in his first month with Town – to feature against

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Calvert becomes Whitehaven’s all-time top try scorer

Calvert becomes Whitehaven’s all-time top try scorer

Whitehaven winger Craig Calvert became the club’s all-time top try scorer in Saturday night’s match against Featherstone. Calvert’s opening try took him past the mark of 225 set by Haven legend David Seeds. There had been a number of differing

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Mac would welcome role for Sinfield

Mac would welcome role for Sinfield Updated

Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott has hinted at a role for former captain Kevin Sinfield at the club when he retires from professional sport. Sinfield confirmed last week that he would call time on his playing career following the end

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