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Rovers’ anger at fine for crowd trouble

Rovers’ anger at fine for crowd trouble

Featherstone Rovers officials have expressed their disappointment after the club was handed a four-figure fine, following an investigation into a ‘crowd disorder’ incident which occurred during Featherstone’s 2017 Kingstone Press Championship visit of Hull Kingston Rovers. Prior to the game

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Can Rugby League ever succeed in Wales?

Can Rugby League ever succeed in Wales?

Callum Walker looks at the history of Rugby League in Wales and asks whether it can ultimately succeed. Rugby League has a long if sporadic history in Wales. In 1907, the Welsh Northern Union was formed in Wrexham, but the

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Parliament pays tribute to England’s World Cup exploits

Parliament pays tribute to England’s World Cup exploits

Members of Parliament have recognised England’s performance in the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. A motion has been tabled by All-Party Parliamentary Rugby League Group Secretary Marie Rimmer, the MP for St Helens South and Whiston, congratulating the England team

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Widnes terminate Will Matthews’ contract before he plays a game for the Vikings

Widnes terminate Will Matthews’ contract before he plays a game for the Vikings

Widnes have terminated the contract of new signing Will Matthews on compassionate grounds. Having signed for Widnes Vikings in September, Matthews and his family ultimately struggled to make the move from Australia, with a number of personal family factors meaning

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Rugby league Six Nations structure to feature two three-team groups

Rugby league Six Nations structure to feature two three-team groups

This story first appeared in this Monday’s League Express. To ensure you don’t have to wait and get stories like this delivered straight to your smart device every Sunday as soon as the paper is released, simply click here. The

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Great Britain could visit Papua New Guinea and other countries on 2019 tour

Great Britain could visit Papua New Guinea and other countries on 2019 tour

GREAT BRITAIN could visit Papua New Guinea and other Pacific nations on their relaunched tour in 2019, RFL chief executive Nigel Wood has confirmed. Talks about the make-up of the trip – the first fully fledged tour since 1996 –

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Five contenders to be the next England coach

Five contenders to be the next England coach

With Wayne Bennett’s future as England coach up in the air, who could be likely to succeed him in the role if the 67-year-old fails to agree a new contract with the Rugby Football League? Here’s five leading contenders to be

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Clare returns to Castleford

Clare returns to Castleford

Castleford Tigers have confirmed that their former winger James Clare has returned to the club on a one-year deal. The Tigers have an option to extend Clare’s deal by a further year. The 26-year old left the club in order

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James Graham’s first starring role against the Aussies

James Graham’s first starring role against the Aussies

On this day 14 years ago, 5th December 2003, James Graham was the biggest current name in the England Academy side that faced the Australian Institute of Sport at South Leeds Stadium, helping them to a 28-22 win, as Chris

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What’s Inside League Express: December 4th edition

What’s Inside League Express: December 4th edition Updated

The World Cup Final has come and gone, but that doesn’t mean the action has stopped. In the aftermath of England’s devastating defeat, League Express is on hand to pick up the pieces and delve into the aftermath and all

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