Back to homepage

Posts From League Express

Rugby League mourns Danny Jones

Rugby League mourns Danny Jones

A fundraising campaign set up in memory of Danny Jones, the Keighley Cougars stand-off half, who suffered a cardiac arrest on Sunday shortly after leaving the pitch at the New River Stadium, as the Cougars faced their League One rivals

Read Full Article
Sunday’s Rugby League scores

Sunday’s Rugby League scores

First Utility Super League Castleford Tigers 36 Catalans Dragons 28 Warrington Wolves 22 Widnes Vikings 20 Kingstone Press Championship Batley Bulldogs 22 Whitehaven 24 Bradford Bulls 46 Sheffield Eagles 12 Dewsbury Rams 28 Leigh Centurions 32 Featherstone Rovers 72 Workington

Read Full Article
Kiwis beat Australia in Anzac Test

Kiwis beat Australia in Anzac Test

New Zealand have beaten Australia 12-26 in the Anzac Test at Suncorp Stadium today. The match was originally scheduled for Friday night, but heavy rain in Brisbane flooded the Lang Park complex and forced the Rugby League authorities to delay

Read Full Article
Fiji and Samoa win Pacific Tests

Fiji and Samoa win Pacific Tests

Fiji and Samoa held on to win their Pacific Test matches against Papua New Guinea and Tonga respectively in front of 12,336 boisterous fans at CBus Super Stadium today. In the first game of the double-header Fiji defeated PNG 22-10,

Read Full Article
Saints, Wigan & Hull secure Super League victories

Saints, Wigan & Hull secure Super League victories

St Helens and Wigan closed the gap on Leeds Rhinos at the top of the Super League table tonight with convincing victories against Wakefield and Hull Kingston Rovers respectively, while Hull FC gained a much needed victory over Salford Red

Read Full Article
Four players return to Kiwi squad

Four players return to Kiwi squad

Four players have forced their way back into NZ Kiwis contention for this week’s Anzac Test in Brisbane, after missing last year’s Four Nations triumph. Coach Stephen Kearney has named his 18 players to prepare for Friday’s clash at Suncorp

Read Full Article
Dragons leapfrog Robins with victory in Perpignan

Dragons leapfrog Robins with victory in Perpignan

Catalans Dragons pulled clear of the bottom four with a 32-24 victory this afternoon at the Stade Gilbert Brutus in Perpignan. Todd Carney was back from injury for the Dragons, who were giving a debut to local youngster Fouad Yaha on

Read Full Article
Cause for optimism

Cause for optimism

GARETH WALKER of League Express reflects on last week’s Challenge Cup performances by Championship clubs As a precursor to the middle eight, last weekend’s Ladbrokes Challenge Cup ties were hugely encouraging for Championship clubs. There was of course, Leigh’s stirring win

Read Full Article
Cunningham relief as Saints get back on track against Vikings

Cunningham relief as Saints get back on track against Vikings

Tommy Makinson gave St Helens supporters the icing on the cake at Langtree Park last night, when, playing at fullback, he scored a brilliant long range try in the 74th minute to assure Saints of victory, with a final score

Read Full Article
Wolves shock Rhinos 10-29 at Headingley

Wolves shock Rhinos 10-29 at Headingley

Warrington Wolves came back to form with a bang when they convincingly defeated Leeds Rhinos 10-29 at Headingley tonight after leading 4-14 at half-time. Warrington opened the scoring after nine minutes when winger Gene Ormsby touched down a grubber to

Read Full Article