Remarkable Halifax living proof that money isn’t everything

There’s a general theme in professional sport that money is the key to success. It’s hard to argue with the facts. But there are occasional exceptions to that rule, and there is one living example in the Championship. In a division featuring huge budgets, four full-time teams and clubs with instant Super League aspirations, there’s a genuine threat to clubs…

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QUIZ: Origin I

With State of Origin I fast approaching, we’ve put together a quiz for you on some of the players who will feature. See how many you can get right. Match the clue to the picture! For a preview of Origin I buy today’s Legaue Express. For a full match report and pictures of the first Origin clash, see next Monday’s…

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Five potential candidates to become the next Widnes head coach

Francis Cummins We’ll start with the obvious. Cummins has been handed the role on an interim basis and will effectively interview for the job while in the hot seat. Cummins has experience of coaching at this level having done so with Bradford during their torrid time in which the club went into administration and endured all sorts of problems. But…

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COLUMN: Bin the Bash? Don’t be so daft

The fourth annual Summer Bash has been and gone, and there are some calling for the concept to be scrapped. This is an absolutely ridiculous suggestion. Let’s get straight into it. First things first, the Championship is criminally neglected of television coverage. Anyone who disagrees with that only needs to witness the drama that unfolded in the game between Halifax…

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Wolfpack make amends

GARETH WALKER, the Championship correspondent of League Express, looks at how the Toronto Wolfpack, who play Leigh Centurions today in the Summer Bash, restored their reputation last week at the Magic Weekend. IT’S fair to say there were even more eyes than usual on Toronto Wolfpack in Newcastle last weekend. The Canadian club was the centre of unwanted attention when…

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