RUGBY LEAGUE HEROES | The hardest player of his generation

Malcolm Reilly was not just one of the great rugby players of all time, he was one of the toughest. His hard-man reputation preceded him in a career that saw him win showpiece finals with Castleford and Manly. He moved into coaching, winning the Challenge Cup with Castleford in 1986 and the Grand Final with Newcastle Knights in 1997. In…

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QUIZ | Wigan comeback shocks Warrington in 2013 Grand Final

With Warrington Wolves and Wigan Warriors facing off later today, we look back at a classic encounter between the two sides in the 2013 Grand Final. Warrington found themselves 16-6 up at the break thanks to tries from Joel Monaghan, Simon Grix and Ben Westwood. But Wigan came roaring back in the second half, winning it 24-0. Michael McIlorum, Josh Charnley,…

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QUIZ | Can you name the teams from 2007’s Challenge Cup Final?

St Helens travel over to meet the current Challenge Cup holders in France on Saturday. But in Catalans’ only other appearance in the Wembley showpiece, they came up against a strong St Helens side. How much do you remember from that game? We’ve got some pictures to jog your memory. See if you can name the teams that played that…

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RUGBY LEAGUE HEROES | A Wigan legend ignored by Leeds

JASON ROBINSON is one of the great Rugby League wingers, creating havoc for opposing defences between 1992 and 2000, at which point he crossed codes, leaving Wigan for Sale. He won numerous trophies in the Cherry and White and his great individual performances include winning the Lance Todd Trophy in 1995, scoring the crucial try in the inaugural Grand Final…

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THROWBACK | Warrington celebrate 100 years at Wilderspool with Giant victory

With Warrington hosting Huddersfield later today, we delved into the past to find a classic encounter between the two sides from seasons gone by. In September 1998, Warrington celebrated 100 years at their old ground, Wilderspool, with a 36-8 victory over the Giants in front of a crowd of 4,908. Tries were scored by Lee Briers, Mark Forster, Michael Eager…

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