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McConnachie keen to join English club

McConnachie keen to join English club

Scotland forward Billy McConnachie has put himself in the shop window after admitting that he would be open to joining an English club. McConnachie made his debut for Scotland in their Four Nations defeat to Australia and impressed in his opening

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RLIF in talks to launch major domestic league in North America

RLIF in talks to launch major domestic league in North America

David Collier, the RLIF chief executive, has confirmed that ‘tentative’ talks have taken place regarding a major domestic Rugby League competition in North America. Discussions have been held for the competition to be founded ahead of the 2025 World Club,

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Lebanon Rugby League Ambassador Launches Lebanon College Championship

Lebanon Rugby League Ambassador Launches Lebanon College Championship

Tripoli, north Lebanon-born, Hazem El Masri, the leading points scorer in the history of Australian rugby league, both in a career and in a season, was invited as a guest of Balmand University to launch last weekend’s Lebanon College Rugby

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Walker thanks Scotland for saving his career

Walker thanks Scotland for saving his career

St Helens prop Adam Walker believes that playing for Scotland saved his career. Walker made his debut for the Bravehearts in the 2013 Rugby League World Cup, which came after he had been released by Huddersfield Giants. That year, the forward

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World Cup Qualifiers, Pool B – Ireland 70 Russia 16

World Cup Qualifiers, Pool B – Ireland 70 Russia 16

With a 70 to 16 victory, the Irish Wolfhounds proved too strong for Russia’s improving Bears side on Saturday, setting up a mouth-watering double-header in Perth next November, when Ireland will play Wales in Group C of the 2017 World

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Brierley given the all clear following ankle injury

Brierley given the all clear following ankle injury

Ryan Brierley has been cleared to play in Scotland’s Four Nations game against England on Saturday. The Huddersfield Giants halfback left the Lightstream Stadium on Friday wearing a protective boot after suffering an ankle injury in the Bravehearts’ 54-12 defeat

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World Cup Qualifiers, Pool A – Italy 14 Wales 20

World Cup Qualifiers, Pool A – Italy 14 Wales 20

“It’s really pleasing,” said victorious Wales coach, John Kear, after his side qualified for the 2017 World Cup by beating Italy 20-14, in a tense thriller at the Stadio Brianteo in Monza. “If you’re going to achieve things it’s going

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What’s in League Express: October 31 edition

What’s in League Express: October 31 edition

It’s been another pivotal week of Rugby League – and as always, League Express has the most comprehensive coverage of a huge seven days for the sport at all levels. With England falling behind in the early race to make

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England suffer agonising defeat to New Zealand

England suffer agonising defeat to New Zealand

Shaun Johnson once again proved to be the scourge of England with a masterful performance to consign Wayne Bennett’s men to defeat in the opening weekend of the Four Nations. Johnson scored an exceptional interception try before kicking the decisive

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McCormack backs Scotland to improve

McCormack backs Scotland to improve

Scotland head coach Steve McCormack praised his side, but acknowledged that improvement was needed. The Bravehearts stemmed the tide to eventually end on the wrong side of a 52-12 scoreboard against Australia. Having conceded over a point per minute during

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