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Carney debuts as Catalans overcome Wolves in Perpignan

Carney debuts as Catalans overcome Wolves in Perpignan

Todd Carney may not have scored on his debut today for the Catalans Dragons, but his presence in the team at stand-off alongside scrum-half Scott Dureau looks as though it will have a big impact on the Dragons’ prospects in

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Saints return to winning ways against Tigers

Saints return to winning ways against Tigers

St Helens had a short turnaround after their World Club Challenge humiliation against South Sydney, but they were too good for an enthusiastic Castleford Tigers, winning 21-14 at Langtree Park. In a tightly fought first half, Saints took a 10-point

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Academy Rugby League: What to look out for in 2015

Academy Rugby League: What to look out for in 2015

This article originally appeared in Rugby League World magazine, issue 406 (Feb 2015) Is there another Joe Burgess, Liam Sutcliffe or Adam Swift waiting to emerge from the Academy ranks this season? For a second year running, and thanks to

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Ashton Sims: Brother Beyond

Ashton Sims: Brother Beyond

Ashton Sims has not arrived in Super League for a holiday, he is on a mission to claim his first piece of silverware. John Davidson reports. It’s a sad part of the modern game that some NRL players have seen

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NRL reports big operating surplus

NRL reports big operating surplus

The Australian Rugby League Commission (ARLC) has announced an operating surplus of $49.9 million for its 2014 financial year. In the last two years it has generated a combined $100 million for reinvestment back into the game and it is

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Rhinos beat Giants in Headingley thriller

Leeds Rhinos built up an early 18-point lead over Huddersfield Giants at Headingley tonight, but then they had to come back from a 22-24 deficit late in the game to snatch a late 28-24 victory. The result means that the

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The NRL in Mackay

The NRL in Mackay

In his latest TotalRL.com column English coach Alan Kilshaw takes a look at the NRL clubs who have hit Mackay in recent weeks as they prepare for the new season. I was able to watch some NRL teams live in

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Olympic Stadium to host New Zealand test

Olympic Stadium to host New Zealand test

The Olympic Stadium in London will host international Rugby League for the first time in November 2015 when England face New Zealand in the second game of a three-match series. The 54,000-capacity all-seater stadium at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in

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Shaun Wane: Anthony Gelling is a “weirdo”

Shaun Wane: Anthony Gelling is a “weirdo”

Wigan coach Shaun Wane admitted he was not surprised when centre Anthony Gelling charged down a penalty kick in the Warriors’ World Club Series clash with Brisbane Broncos on Friday night. The Cook Islander received a yellow card in golden

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South Sydney put Saints to the sword

South Sydney put Saints to the sword

St Helens went down to a shattering World Club Challenge 39-0 defeat tonight at Langtree Park in the face of a stunning performance from South Sydney Rabbitohs. The Rabbitohs set a new record for the World Club Challenge, scoring seven

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