Barrow chairman alleges that Coral cup deal is one-year – and no TV deal agreed for Bash

Barrow chairman Steve Neale has written an extraordinary column attacking the Rugby Football League – in which he reveals that Coral’s deal for the Challenge Cup has a clause in which the title sponsor can withdraw after one season. Neale, writing in the North West Evening Mail, has detailed how he attended an RFL meeting last week along with other…

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Midweek debate: Who is the best pound-for-pound coach in the British game?

Here at TotalRL, we’re always keen on starting a debate or two – and every midweek, we’re going to pose a question for you, the fans, to try and answer. This week: it’s who is the best pound-for-pound coach in rugby league. Now, without some criteria, that’s a tricky question to answer. But by pound-for-pound, we mean the coach who…

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Hornets argue against points loss for postponed fixture

Rochdale Hornets have issued a press statement in which they reject calls, from York City Knights, to be awarded two points for the Hornet’s late postponement of their fixture at the Crown Oil Arena on Sunday, due to high winds making it unsafe for ground staff to erect the posts for the match. “The club wishes to address rumours and…

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York “expect” to be awarded league points after Rochdale game postponed

York City Knights chairman Jon Flatman says York expect to be awarded their match with Rochdale after it was postponed. The game was called off late on Sunday afternoon, with the Hornets claiming it was due to high winds and adverse weather conditions, which meant ground staff were unable to remove pitch covers and erect the posts. York were left…

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Toulouse score 40 second-half points to sink the Wolfpack

Mark Kheirallah scored two tries and nine goals for a total of 26 points as Toulouse Olmpique came back from a 6-16 half-time deficit to hammer Toronto Wolfpack 46-16 today at the Stade Ernest Wallon. Although the Wolfpack opened the scoring after just four minutes with a try from Dean Parata, the Wolfpack seemed to be gradually taking a stranglehold…

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Total RL Stats Bulletin – Week 6

Warrington kicked off week six of the Rugby League season with a 24-10 victory over Castleford last night but there are still six more Super League games to come, including three tonight. We have all the facts and figures from this weekend’s Super League and Championship action right here for you. Dive in! Super League Match Stats & Milestones Championship…

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