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Championship One Previews

Hemel Stags v Gateshead Thunder Sunday 2.30pm at Pennine Way Hemel Stags are without Ciaren Clement-Pascall for up to eight weeks after he dislocated his shoulder against South Wales Scorpions. But Stags coach Troy Perkins has an otherwise fully-fit squad to select from for Sunday’s Kingstone Press Championship One match with Gateshead Thunder. Perkins said: “We played alright in patches ... Read More »

Podcast: Number crunching in London #RLDS

Ramsdale

Listen to the Rugby League Down South podcast by Ian Ramsdale every week on TotalRL.com Click here to download the Rugby League Down South podcast from iTunes What’s on the podcast this week? 01.00 Number crunching LONDON BRONCOS attendance facts and figures with journalist Nigel Wiskar. 21.00 We whistle through a chat with HEMEL STAGS about their Challenge Cup draw ... Read More »

Podcast: The Medway Forward #RLDS

Ramsdale

Listen to the Rugby League Down South podcast by Ian Ramsdale every week on TotalRL.com Click here to download the Rugby League Down South podcast from iTunes What’s on the podcast this week? 00.20: MEDWAY DRAGONS appoint former London Broncos coach ROB POWELL as their new head coach, and embark on a 5-year plan to be a semi-professional club. 14.00: ... Read More »

Championship One: All Sunday’s games previewed

Oldham coach Scott Naylor. ©RLPhotos

Sunday March 9 Gateshead Thunder v Oxford (3.00pm) Nathan Powley could make his Gateshead Thunder debut in Sunday’s Kingstone Press Championship One fixture with Oxford. The former Doncaster player is likely to provide cover for Ricky Hough as Stanley Gene takes charge of his first competitive fixture as Thunder coach. Oxford coach Tony Benson is aiming to build on last ... Read More »

Match previews: This weekend in Championship One

Hemel coach Troy Perkins. ©PaulEnglish/LeagueExpress

All fixtures to be played on Sunday March 2 Hemel Stags v Hunslet Hawks 2.30pm at Pennine Way Pennine Way is the venue of the opening encounter of the Kingstone Press Championship 1 season with Hemel’s game against Hunslet Hawks kicking off 30 minutes earlier than the other fixtures on the competition’s opening day. The Hawks are many people’s pre-season ... Read More »

Podcast: Rugby League Down South #RLDS

Ramsdale

Listen to the Rugby League Down South podcast by Ian Ramsdale every week on TotalRL.com Click here to download the Rugby League Down South podcast from iTunes What’s on the podcast this week? Kingstone Press Championship One Special, featuring: OXFORD Rugby League coach Tony Benson’s excitement over the club’s progression. University of Gloucestershire ALL GOLDS captain Mike Stewart on how ... Read More »

Kingstone Press Championship 1 Match Previews (Sun 4 Aug)

Gateshead Thunder v North Wales Crusaders (3.00pm) Gateshead Thunder coach Kevin Neighbour could name an unchanged squad for Sunday’s Kingstone Press Championship One fixture with North Wales Crusaders. Gateshead are aiming for a Welsh double, having won 36-30 at South Wales Scorpions last week. Neighbour said: “That result is a massive boost for us. For long periods of the first ... Read More »

Secret Speccie: Hemel Stags

First published in Rugby League World, Issue 384 (April 2013) Ground: Pennine Way, Hemel Hempstead Game: Pre-Season Friendly v London Broncos Date: Sunday 27 January 2013 With three clubs entering Championship One this month, Secret Speccie is off on his travels again to make early season visits to the league’s newcomers. He hopes this will give you a feel of ... Read More »