England Women National Performance Squad announced

Wigan Warriors’ Grand Final winning centre, Rachel Thompson is one of five new faces in Head Coach Craig Richards’ 32-player England Women’s National Performance Squad. Thompson, who was part of the England Women’s Rugby League World Cup Squad in 2017, scored a hat-trick in the Warriors Grand Final victory against Leeds Rhinos in October last year and joins four of…

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Watch Rugby League Back Chat (4th Apr) online now

On Rugby League Back Chat this week, Leeds Rhinos CEO Gary Hetherington and top Women’s Super League star Jodie Cunningham (St Helens) join host Matt Shaw along with League Express editor Martyn Sadler to discuss the Golden Point, the kick off to the new season of Women’s Super League and Canadian club Ottawa’s push towards Super League. First broadcast on…

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Castleford come from behind to beat Wigan

Castle for Tigers came from being 0-20 down inn the first half to haul themselves back into the game and defeat Wigan Warriors 38-28 tonight at the Mend-a-Hose Jungle. Castleford coach Daryl Powell made four changes to his squad that suffered a golden-point defeat to Leeds Rhinos last week. Paul McShane was out with a three-match suspension, while Jordan Rankin, Junior…

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Women’s Rugby League film to premiere in London

A new women’s sport documentary film will premiere in London next week (Monday 8 April) following rave reviews at international film festivals and preview screenings. Power Meri (Powerful Women) follows the journey of Papua New Guinea’s first national women’s rugby league team from inception to the world stage, and explores the broader social impact of sport on women’s empowerment, community…

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This week’s Rugby League Back Chat (Thur 4th Apr)

Leeds Rhinos CEO Gary Hetherington and top Women’s Super League star Jodie Cunningham (St Helens) join host Matt Shaw along with League Express editor Martyn Sadler to discuss the Golden Point, the kick off to the new season of Women’s Super League and Canadian club Ottawa’s push towards Super League. Rugby League Back Chat is broadcast weekly on Freesports TV.…

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