Rimmer happy with RLIF decisions

The Rugby Football League has welcomed the outcomes of this week’s International Federation meeting, which involve England playing a home series against Australia in 2020, and a Great Britain tour to the southern hemisphere next autumn. After a four-day Congress in York, the Federation has approved in principle an eight-year rolling calendar from 2019. “The next three years are vitally…

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New role for Ellis in Hull FC coaching changes

Hull FC have announced several changes to their coaching staff and the return of a reserve team ahead of the 2019 season. Former Challenge Cup winning captain Gareth Ellis will start pre-season in a new coaching role, after having been involved in an administration capacity for the last twelve months. Under guidance from head coach, Lee Radford, Ellis will now…

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Kear lauds Wales’ 2018 season

This year has been “the best since 2015”, according to Wales head coach John Kear. Wales and Ireland go head-to-head at the Racecourse Stadium in Wrexham on Sunday (3pm) and the winner will qualify for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup. The Dragons lost their opening European Championship encounter in France, but they responded with a 50-12 victory over Scotland.…

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