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The weekend’s Super 8s results

The weekend’s Super 8s results

SUPER 8s ROUND ONE All matches played on Sunday unless otherwise stated SUPER 8s – FIRST UTILITY SUPER LEAGUE Castleford Tigers 36 Hull FC 30 Tigers: T – Shenton (23, 26, 37, 49), Gale (63), Gibson (76); G – Gale

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Saints fall to 12-man Catalans in Perpignan

Saints fall to 12-man Catalans in Perpignan

St Helens lost ground on Leeds and Wigan with a 26-16 defeat to the Catalans Dragons today in Perpignan, with the Dragons keeping alive their faint hopes of qualifying for the top-four playoffs. And the Dragons won despite having centre

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Robins shock Leigh with second-half fightback

Robins shock Leigh with second-half fightback

Hull Kingston Rovers shocked their hosts Leigh Centurions when they came out for the second half trailing 24-6, but transformed that scoreline into a 26-36 victory in the opening game of the Super 8s Qualifiers this afternoon at Leigh Sports

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Centurions backing Burnham for Labour leader

Centurions backing Burnham for Labour leader

Leigh Centurions are backing the town’s Member of Parliament Andy Burnham in his campaign to be the next Leader of the Labour Party. Centurions owner and Head of Rugby Derek Beaumont explained his club’s intervention in the campaign. “Irrespective of your

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Lowes lands England post

Lowes lands England post

James Lowes has been appointed as an assistant to England Rugby League coach Steve McNamara ahead of the international matches against France and New Zealand this autumn. Lowes, 45, the head coach at Bradford Bulls, where he played alongside McNamara, will replace

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Leeds secure comfortable win against Warrington

Leeds secure comfortable win against Warrington

Chris Sandow stole the pre-match headlines prior to making his debut tonight at Headingley, but Leeds Rhinos fullback Zak Hardaker was the star of the show as the Rhinos defeated Warrington 49-10 to consolidate their position on top of the

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Shenton scores four as Tigers edge out Hull FC

Shenton scores four as Tigers edge out Hull FC

Castleford captain Michael Shenton touched down for four tries tonight at the Mend-a-Hose Jungle as the Tigers defeated Hull FC 36-30 in both clubs’ opening game in the Super 8s. The result almost certainly ended Hull’s hopes of reaching the

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Wigan make winning start in Super 8s

Wigan make winning start in Super 8s

Wigan defeated Huddersfield Giants 30-22 tonight in the opening game of the Super 8s at the DW Stadium to consolidate their place in the top four, moving five points ahead of the Giants, who remain in fourth place in the

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Seven reasons to buy League Express

Seven reasons to buy League Express

It has been said so many times recently, but what a truly amazing week of Rugby League it has been.   The Challenge Cup has provided us with so many memories this year, and the semi-finals continued that trend with

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Hull KR shock Wolves to reach Wembley

Hull KR shock Wolves to reach Wembley

Hull Kingston Rovers played with great spirit to defeat Warrington Wolves 26-18 at Headingley this afternoon in the Challenge Cup semi-final, despite going behind within just over a minute when they allowed the Warrington kick-off to go dead and then

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