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Broken leg overshadows Wales win

Broken leg overshadows Wales win

A BROKEN leg suffered by Matty Barron overshadowed a comfortable victory for Wales against a spirited Keighley side. The game – the latest to raise funds for Danny Jones’ wife Lizzie and young twins Bobby and Phoebe – was marred by

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England hammer France in Leigh Test match

England hammer France in Leigh Test match

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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2017 World Cup Qualifier : South Africa v Lebanon – Preview

Lebanon and South Africa have named their 19-man squads for Sunday’s opening 2017 Rugby League World Cup Middle East Africa Qualifier, at the Bosman Stadium, Brakpan outside Pretoria, and both are confident of gaining an early advantage in the two-game

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We’ll be watching tonight, insists McNamara

We’ll be watching tonight, insists McNamara

England head coach Steve McNamara has revealed he will be at Headingley tonight to take a first hand look at their opponents for the upcoming three-match Test series, as New Zealand face Super League champions Leeds. McNamara’s men take on

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Hill excited for first return to Leigh on Saturday

Hill excited for first return to Leigh on Saturday

Warrington Wolves and England prop Chris Hill is relishing his first trip back to Leigh Sports Village this Saturday when England aim to take down France. Hill, who was named in Steve McNamara’s 19-man squad this week, joined the Wolves from

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Sally Bolton Joins RLEF Board

Sally Bolton Joins RLEF Board

Sally Bolton Joins RLEF Board The Rugby League European Federation has appointed the 2013 Rugby League World Cup General Manager Sally Bolton to its Board of Directors, following a four-month recruitment process. Sally replaces Richard Graham, who joined in 2011

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French Federation To Sign Historic Agreement

French Federation To Sign Historic Agreement

The French Federation (FFRXIII) has announced that on 30 October it will sign a quadripartite agreement with UNSS (Union nationale du sport scolaire) – the federation governing all school and lycee sports, USEP (Union Sportive des Ecoles Primaires) – the

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Norway Claim Runners Up Spot in Nordic Cup

Norway Claim Runners Up Spot in Nordic Cup

  A hat trick by second rower Isaac Schmidt and a perfect five goals from Svein Åge Breimoen saw Norway defeat Sweden 30-20 in the final game of the 2015 Nordic Cup, in Bislett, Oslo. The visitors led 16-6 at

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Premier Sports to televise Leeds v New Zealand

Premier Sports to televise Leeds v New Zealand

Following unprecedented demand this week, Leeds Rhinos have confirmed that UK broadcaster Premier Sports will be showing the treble winners’ clash with World Champions New Zealand this Friday at Headingley Carnegie live with kick-off at 8pm. The game will attract a record attendance for

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Scotland and Ireland both make changes for Euro clash

Scotland and Ireland both make changes for Euro clash

Scotland and Ireland, who were both narrowly beaten in the opening round of games, have announced their squads for the European Championship clash at Netherdale, Galashiels tomorrow evening (kick off 7.30pm). Scotland have included three uncapped players, two of whom

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