Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Debate: Should captains be punished more severely?

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Round 21 of Super League is only one game old, yet there are already plenty of talking points to discuss from the game on Thursday night. Leeds Rhinos and Castleford Tigers both had the chance to move top of Super League with a win, but they couldn’t be seperated in a thrilling 24-24 draw. However, the biggest talking point from ... Read More »

Thursday XIII: Super League’s greatest overseas side

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For this week’s Thursday Thirteen, we’ve taken inspiration from one of our columnists, Garry Schofield. Schoey published what he believed to be the ten greatest overseas players ever to play Rugby League in England in this week’s edition of League Express (which you can read online here), and it certainly got you talking! So with that in mind, we’ve decided ... Read More »

Debate: Could the marquee player ruling benefit Super League?

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Once again, colourful Salford Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash is in the news after an extraordinary press conference this past Thursday. In it, he revealed that his “marquee player” ruling he has been trying to get commissioned by the RFL didn’t even get voted on this week, after several clubs came together to block a potential vote. Koukash – and ... Read More »

Debate: Is Daryl Clark now England’s elite hooker?

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Another win for the Castleford Tigers on Thursday night was once again dominated by another outstanding performance from Daryl Clark, with the hooker grabbing a hat-trick to take his tally to 12 tries already in Super League 2014. Questions have been raised all season about where Clark will be plying his trade next season, but before that, there is an ... Read More »

A team full of..? XIII with the same name

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On TotalRL.com, we’re nothing if not fun. And we love interacting with our readers, which is why every so often, we’ll throw a debate or a topic out into the open for you to sink your teeth into! Last week, we tried to test your Rugby League knowledge to the max, by getting you to come up with a Rugby ... Read More »

Debate: Is it time for Yorkshire v Lancashire to come back?

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Jerry Thomas (JT): State of Origin once again delivered another fantastic spectacle for the world of Rugby League on Wednesday, with another superb occasion once again proving it is the pinnacle of our game. With the Exiles game sailing off into the sunset, it’s now time to bring back County of Origin in England, and replicate the success that the ... Read More »

Our team pick a Super League Dream Team

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Our latest interactive feature on TotalRL.com is asking fans to get involved with a debate to find the greatest Super League Dream Team of all-time. There have been some remarkable players since the inception of the competition way back in 1996, and we’re hoping there will be plenty of debate. In anticipation of the fan-chosen Dream Team going online early ... Read More »

Fans Choice: Pick YOUR Super League Dream Team!

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Over the past week or so, we’ve been running polls on both our forum and on social media asking our readers to pick their England team for the upcoming Four Nations series overseas. That came in response to a heated response to Garry Schofield’s selection in Issue 2916 of League Express, and the reaction we got was so popular we’re ... Read More »

Debate: Should the Challenge Cup command more respect?

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Aaron Bower (AB): With the news that Keighley and Leigh are planning to field under-strength sides in their Challenge Cup ties this weekend, it’s time the RFL stepped in and stopped clubs from doing this. The Challenge Cup is our most prestigious competition, and if teams aren’t taking it seriously – especially in the latter stages – the game has ... Read More »

Fans Choice: Your England team revealed!

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In issue 2916 of League Express, former Great Britain international Garry Schofield – one of our regular columnists – picked the England 13 that he would like to see take on the rest of the world in this year’s upcoming Four Nations tournament. Some of his selections certainly got you talking, with our social media networks more active than they ... Read More »