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Video referees made error, tournament director admits

Video referees made error, tournament director admits

The tournament director for the England v New Zealand series, Jon Dutton, has revealed that video refereeing duo Phil Bentham and James Child made the incorrect call during James Graham’s controversial ‘no try’ – but it was not the awarding of the

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Canada Wolverines Name World Cup Qualifiers Train-on Squad

Canada Wolverines Name World Cup Qualifiers Train-on Squad

In preparation for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup – Americas Qualifying Tournament, Canada RL has named a strong Wolverines train-on squad, with players drawn from Australia, the UK, British Columbia and Ontario. They will face Jamaica on 8 December

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Stephen Kearney hangs out with Jurgen Klopp as Kiwis prepare for final test

Stephen Kearney hangs out with Jurgen Klopp as Kiwis prepare for final test

New Zealand continued their preparations for Saturday’s all or nothing test match at Liverpool FC’s training facility today, and had one particularly keen spectator. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp took the time to cast his eye over Rugby League’s highest-ranked team,

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McNamara refuses to blame Williams for loss in London

McNamara refuses to blame Williams for loss in London

England head coach Steve McNamara has kept his cards close to his chest about selection for this weekend’s deciding Test match against New Zealand – and has refused to lay the blame for last weekend’s loss to the Kiwis at

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USA Tomahawks Name World Cup Qualifiers Squad

USA Tomahawks Name World Cup Qualifiers Squad

As tickets go on sale in Florida this week for the Firehouse Subs Rugby League World Cup Qualifiers – Americas, the hosts have named their train-on squad for their matches against Jamaica and Canada at Hodges Stadium, Jacksonville. Leeds Rhinos

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OPINION: Can McNamara change England’s style to beat the Kiwis?

OPINION: Can McNamara change England’s style to beat the Kiwis?

Martyn Sadler, the editor of League Express, wonders whether England coach Steve McNamara has what it takes to make the changes necessary to secure victory against New Zealand at Wigan on Saturday. This is an updated version of an article

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Thaler to referee decisive test series match

Thaler to referee decisive test series match

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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Was Kallum Watkins offered as part of potential Sam Burgess deal?

Was Kallum Watkins offered as part of potential Sam Burgess deal?

Leeds Rhinos’ pursuit of Sam Burgess was well documented, but just how much were they willing to do to get Slammin’ Sam? According to Will Greenwood, the former England rugby union star, the Super League champions offered England centre Kallum

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Burgess sends message Rabbitohs fans ahead of flight to Australia

Burgess sends message Rabbitohs fans ahead of flight to Australia

NRL bound Sam Burgess has sent a video to South Sydney Rabbitohs members as he prepares for his flight to Australia. Sitting in Dubai, Burgess posted a 15 second video to tell members of the 2014 NRL champions about his

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REVEALED: Golden Boot shortlist

REVEALED: Golden Boot shortlist

Leeds Rhinos star Zak Hardaker is one of three nominees for the 2015 Golden Boot award. Dally M medal winner and two-time Golden Boot recipient Jonathan Thurston is also on the shortlist, with the half-back looking to create history and become the first

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