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Joe Burgess wins Albert Goldthorpe Rookie of the Year medal

Joe Burgess wins Albert Goldthorpe Rookie of the Year medal Updated

Joe Burgess has been awarded the League Express Albert Goldthorpe Rookie of the Year Medal. The Wigan winger, who has just turned 20, made his debut for the Warriors as an 18-year-old in August 2013 against Hull KR, adding one more

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Garry Schofield: It’s time for McNamara to move on

Garry Schofield: It’s time for McNamara to move on

Oh dear! Another year goes by, another international failure. Again we played well, again we came close. We were far better competing in the Southern Hemisphere than in 1996, 1999, 2008 and 2010. But in the final analysis we couldn’t

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Bulls: Versatile Addy wants to play loose forward

Bulls: Versatile Addy wants to play loose forward

Bradford utility Danny Addy believes he is most effective playing at loose forward and wants to cement a starting spot there with the Bulls next season following the departure of James Donaldson to Hull KR. Addy played everywhere from prop

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Hodgson “embarrassed” and “angry” following door smash

Hodgson “embarrassed” and “angry” following door smash

England and Canberra hooker Josh Hodgson says he is “embarrassed” and “angry” at his own “stupidity” after he was caught on video charging through a student dormitory door in New Zealand following England’s Four Nations exit on Saturday. The former

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Ben Barba joins Cronulla on three-year deal

Ben Barba joins Cronulla on three-year deal

Elusive Australian full-back Ben Barba has quit Brisbane Broncos and signed a three-year deal with Cronulla Sharks believed to be worth $800,000 (£440,000) per year. The 25-year-old former Dally M medal winner left the Queensland club as part of new

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Paul Gallen fine reduced by NRL

Paul Gallen fine reduced by NRL

The NRL has suspended $15,000 of the $50,000 fine slapped on Cronulla Sharks captain Paul Gallen for his recent abusive social media outburst. The Australia and New South Wales star, who is currently serving a ban for being involved in

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Phil Bentham to referee Four Nations final

Phil Bentham to referee Four Nations final

Leigh-born Super League referee Phil Bentham has been selected to officiate the Four Nations final between New Zealand and Australia on Saturday. The 43-year-old, who took charge of this year’s Super League Grand Final and had to dismiss Wigan’s Ben

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Wigan Warriors re-sign Lee Mossop from Parrammatta

Wigan Warriors re-sign Lee Mossop from Parrammatta

Wigan Warriors have announced the signing of former England front-rower Lee Mossop on a three year deal. The 25-year-old joined Parramatta Eels at the end of 2013 but failed to make an impact in the NRL due to injury. The Wigan Academy

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Opinion: Steve McNamara must go

Opinion: Steve McNamara must go

It’s time for the RFL to make a tough decision and replace Steve McNamara as England head coach. Missing the 2014 Four Nations final comes on the back of missing out on the World Cup final last year. That’s two

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RFL: England to stick with Steve McNamara

RFL: England to stick with Steve McNamara

Steve McNamara will still be the England coach in 2015, according to RFL Chief Operating Officer Ralph Rimmer. McNamara came under fire from Rugby League fans using social media following Saturday’s defeat against New Zealand. Many questioned his team selection

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