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England make three changes for squad against Australia

England make three changes for squad against Australia

Wayne Bennett has named all four halfbacks in England’s squad for their Four Nations Test against Australia. Kevin Brown and Gareth Widdop have both been recalled to the squad along with James Graham, who returns following injury. Scott Taylor is

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Hodgson ignoring Smith comparisons as he prepares for biggest game

Hodgson ignoring Smith comparisons as he prepares for biggest game

After such an incredible year for Josh Hodgson in the NRL with Canberra, it’s not hard to see why so many people are drawing some comparisons that would have seemed far-fetched a couple of years ago. It’s fair to say

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Mariano relishing international opportunity with Scotland

Mariano relishing international opportunity with Scotland

Make sure you pick up a copy of Monday’s League Express for an exclusive, extended interview with Mariano about his hopes for 2017 and his reflections on how his time with Castleford ended. He was born in Hull, came desperately

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GOSSIP: England seriously considering shock Kevin Brown recall

GOSSIP: England seriously considering shock Kevin Brown recall

Ahead of England’s must-win game against Australia on Sunday, it is understood Wayne Bennett is considering making a major change to his 19-man squad for the game – which will be named later today. So far, Bennett has used three

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Parliament congratulates Wales on World Cup qualification

Parliament congratulates Wales on World Cup qualification

An Early Day Motion has been tabled in the House of Commons congratulating the Wales Rugby League squad on qualifying for next year’s Rugby League World Cup. Wales secured their place in the tournament after beating Italy 20-14 in a

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Brough hoping weather does Scotland a favour

Brough hoping weather does Scotland a favour

Scotland captain Danny Brough is hopeful that the weather will aid their chances of causing a major upset in Workington on Friday night. The Bravehearts round off their Four Nations campaign against New Zealand, looking to become the first ‘fourth

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Budapest Hosts Match Officials Training

Budapest Hosts Match Officials Training

Match officials from five nations – Malta, Norway, England, Serbia and Hungary – were represented at the latest Training and Education Portal project held in Budapest. “It was excellent to observe match official education given by experienced Serbian referee, Rale

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England are better with Gareth Widdop, says St George team-mate

England are better with Gareth Widdop, says St George team-mate

Scotland and St George star Euan Aitken believes that England will be a much better side if they pick his Dragons team-mate Gareth Widdop for Sunday’s must-win game against Australia. Widdop was left out for the win over Scotland, with

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RLIF chief congratulates Italy

RLIF chief congratulates Italy

Rugby League International Federation (RLIF) Chief Executive David Collier has congratulated Italy on winning the final qualification place for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. The Italians qualified by defeating Russia 76-0  in the play-off match in Leigh last Friday night, and Collier extended his

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Do England have self-belief to beat Australia? “I don’t know,” says Bennett

Do England have self-belief to beat Australia? “I don’t know,” says Bennett

England coach Wayne Bennett has admitted he doesn’t know if his side possess the self-belief to beat Australia this Sunday and potentially secure a place in the Four Nations final. England have not beaten the Kangaroos and reigning world champions

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