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Ganson defends James Child on Brough penalty

Ganson defends James Child on Brough penalty

League Express editor Martyn Sadler speaks to the RFL’s Match Officials Director Steve Ganson about a controversial penalty that was awarded during last Thursday’s Super League clash between Huddersfield Giants and Salford Red Devils. The most controversial moment of the

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All today’s Rugby League results

All today’s Rugby League results

Kingston Press Championship Toulouse Olympique 58 Dewsbury Rams 2 Ladbroke’s Challenge Cup second round West Hull 18 Thatto Heath 16 West Hull will now play Whitehaven at home in the third round League 1 Cup first round Oxford 30 Coventry

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Rob Burrow – a Rugby League phenomenon

Rob Burrow – a Rugby League phenomenon

Martyn Sadler, the editor of League Express, pays tribute to an extraordinary Rugby League player I often wonder whether we realise how lucky we are to have some players in our midst who will surely be regarded as legends of

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Martyn Sadler: Ten things that I’d like to see on Sky’s coverage of Rugby League this season

Martyn Sadler: Ten things that I’d like to see on Sky’s coverage of Rugby League this season

Martyn Sadler, the editor of League Express, looks ahead to this season’s coverage of Rugby League by Sky Sports This will be a historic season for Sky’s coverage of Rugby League for one very simple reason. For the first time

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Sky’s brothers in Rugby League

Sky’s brothers in Rugby League

With Rugby League about to hit the screens on Sky again with Thursday night’s big kick-off from St Helens‘ newly named Totally Wicked Stadium, League Express editor  MARTYN SADLER pays tribute to the departed Stevo by reprising his book review that came

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Parliament pays tribute to Colin Hutton

Parliament pays tribute to Colin Hutton

Members of Parliament have paid their respects to Rugby League legend Colin Hutton, who sadly passed away recently. A motion has been tabled in the House of Commons, recognising the huge contribution that Hutton made to Rugby League in the city

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Rugby League Yearbook – A must have

Rugby League Yearbook – A must have

League Express editor Martyn Sadler reviews the new edition of League Publications’ flagship Rugby League Yearbook.   Title: Rugby League Yearbook 2016-2017 Editors: Tim Butcher and Daniel Spencer Publisher: League Publications Limited RRP: £17.99 The Rugby League Yearbook, published annually

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When is a contract not a contract?

When is a contract not a contract?

League Express editor Martyn Sadler considers the tricky issue of player contracts in an expanded version of an article that first appeared in Monday’s edition of the newspaper.   Currently there’s a lot of publicity about players walking out on

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League Express to celebrate 50 most significant moments of the 2016 season

League Express to celebrate 50 most significant moments of the 2016 season

The 2016 season contained many memorable moments and League Express has decided to mark the most significant ones and to list them in their order of importance. League Express editor MARTYN SADLER will introduce a new five-part series that looks

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Rugby League’s International Future

Rugby League’s International Future

  With the Four Nations about to start this weekend, Martyn Sadler, the editor of Rugby League Express, shares his fantasy about how international Rugby League competitions could lead the growth of the game worldwide. This is an amended version

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