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It’s unacceptable to breach the cap, says Gary Hetherington

It’s unacceptable to breach the cap, says Gary Hetherington

Leeds Rhinos chief executive Gary Hetherington has insisted that it is “unacceptable” to be found to be cheating the salary cap – and says it is nothing other than “pure cheating”. Speaking to the Yorkshire Evening Post, Hetherington would not

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Pritchard looking to make big impact

Pritchard looking to make big impact

Marquee signing Frank Pritchard has quickly endeared himself to the Hull FC fans this season, and he enhanced that bond with a typically strong performance in defeat at Headingley on Friday night. Pritchard made 180 metres in the torrential rain,

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Hinchcliffe seeking momentum following Huddersfield breakthrough

Hinchcliffe seeking momentum following Huddersfield breakthrough

Huddersfield Giants captain Ryan Hinchcliffe says it has been a difficult period at the Giants this season, but defeating Warrington should give his team a new self-belief. Huddersfield beat the Wolves 11-0 last Friday, their first victory since round five against

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Giants gain second win – and inflict Wolves second defeat

Giants gain second win – and inflict Wolves second defeat

The competitive nature of Super League was emphasised tonight at the John Smith’s Stadium when bottom placed Huddersfield Giants defeated table-toppers Warrington Wolves 11-0. In a tight game the Giants led 4-0 at half-time thanks to a try by Aaron

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OPINION: The five best Super League fullbacks so far in 2016

OPINION: The five best Super League fullbacks so far in 2016

Gareth O’Brien Many expected Niall Evalds to be Salford’s main man at the back, but when Robert Lui and Michael Dobson have been fit in the halves, O’Brien has impressed at fullback in 2016. He has two tries, eight assists

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Grix set to return after 18 months out

Grix set to return after 18 months out

Halifax coach Richard Marshall says that Simon Grix can have a significant impact on his side as he returns from long-term injury. Grix was the club’s highest-profile close-season recruit from Warrington Wolves, and is now ready to make an impact

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Workington looking to recruit

Workington looking to recruit

Workington Town coach Phil Veivers is hoping to bring in at least one Super League loan player this week. Veivers is keen to bolster his squad after having just 14 fit players for the Easter Monday game with Leigh, and

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Dragons overcome Vikings in Perpignan

Dragons overcome Vikings in Perpignan

Catalans Dragons star Pat Richards has become the sixth highest points scorer in Super League history after scoring a try and two goals in the Dragons’ 21-8 victory over Widnes Vikings at the Stade Gilbert Brutus. It was the Dragons’

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Johnstone hat-trick takes Wakefield to victory

Johnstone hat-trick takes Wakefield to victory

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats earned a deserved 32-18 victory today against Salford Red Devils at Belle Vue. It was Wakefield’s third successive victory under new coach Chris Chester, and it was distinguished by a hat-trick by Wildcats winger Tom Johnstone, who

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Mark Aston – Mr Sheffield Eagles

Mark Aston – Mr Sheffield Eagles Updated

In an era where some clubs change their coaches on an annual basis, Sheffield’s Mark Aston reached a remarkable milestone against Swinton on Saturday. Aston was at the helm for the 500th time, having been in charge for the newly

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