Thaler to referee decisive test series match

Thaler to referee decisive test series match

🕔14:24, 10.Nov 2015

Super League referee Ben Thaler has been appointed referee for the decisive third game between England and New Zealand in Wigan on Saturday. Thaler took charge of the first match between the two teams at the KC Stadium, which England

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Reflections on England’s defeat to New Zealand

Reflections on England’s defeat to New Zealand

🕔19:31, 7.Nov 2015

League Express editor Martyn Sadler gives his reaction to England’s performance in a disappointing 9-2 defeat by New Zealand. England’s defence was outstanding, conceding just one try, and that was probably a try that could be excused, having been created by

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McNamara: “Nothing between the two teams”

McNamara: “Nothing between the two teams”

🕔16:56, 7.Nov 2015

[follow_me] Steve McNamara has expressed his pride despite England’s 9-2 Test series defeat to New Zealand. A staunch defensive effort from England saw them restrict the Kiwis to just a penalty goal in the first-half despite their line coming under intense

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New Zealand draw level with Olympic Park victory over England

New Zealand draw level with Olympic Park victory over England

🕔16:38, 7.Nov 2015

New Zealand won a dour encounter 9-2 against England today at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London in the first major Rugby League game to be played at the new venue which attracted a respectable capital city attendance

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Taupau relishing second clash with England

Taupau relishing second clash with England

🕔14:54, 5.Nov 2015

New Zealand star Martin Taupau says the Kiwis are preparing for a war ahead of the second Baskerville Shield Test match on Saturday. Following their 26-12 defeat to England last weekend, the Kiwis must win at the Olympic Stadium on Saturday

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England must improve if they are to win the second test

England must improve if they are to win the second test

🕔11:42, 3.Nov 2015

It took them a while to get going, but England eventually ran out deserved winners in the first match of the Baskerville Shield series against New Zealand, winning 26-12 at the KC Stadium. Steve McNamara’s side were simply brilliant in the

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Test Match One – England vs New Zealand preview

Test Match One – England vs New Zealand preview

🕔11:29, 1.Nov 2015

  After months of anticipation, England and New Zealand finally clash in the first of three autumn international Test series matches this evening. The KC Stadium shall host the match that shall be broadcast live on BBC Two from 16:45,

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England hammer France in Leigh Test match

England hammer France in Leigh Test match

🕔15:58, 24.Oct 2015

England were far too strong for France this afternoon at the Leigh Sports Village, scoring 15 tries and 12 goals to a solitary French try to steamroll their opponents 84-4. The English played some sparkling rugby at times, although the

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POLL: Which players should play at hooker for England against New Zealand?

POLL: Which players should play at hooker for England against New Zealand?

🕔15:51, 14.Sep 2015

Following last week’s poll in League Express, which asked who should play on the right wing for England against the Kiwis this autumn, we turn our attentions to the hookers, and who should make the cut in Steve McNamara’s side.

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Lowes lands England post

Lowes lands England post

🕔11:16, 8.Aug 2015

James Lowes has been appointed as an assistant to England Rugby League coach Steve McNamara ahead of the international matches against France and New Zealand this autumn. Lowes, 45, the head coach at Bradford Bulls, where he played alongside McNamara, will replace

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