Thursday, November 27, 2014
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More League 1 clubs to host open trials this weekend

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On Wednesday, we revealed how League 1 side Gloucestershire All Golds were to host an open trial day at the end of this month to recruit new players ahead of the 2015 season. Well, they aren’t the only club to host such an event – with two more clubs in the third tier set to have open trials this weekend. ... Read More »

Podcast: The ‘Down South’ Review

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In the latest Rugby League Down South podcast, Ian Ramsdale chats to the coaches of London Broncos, Hemel Stags, Gloucestershire All Golds, Oxford, London Skolars and South Wales Scorpions to review the season as it comes to a close. This week’s interviews and where to find them 07:00 LONDON BRONCOS coach praises the character of his young stars of the ... Read More »

Rugby League Podcast: Rob Purdham fears for London

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In the latest episode of Rugby League Down South, Ian Ramsdale chats to Rob Purdham, Joey Grima, Joel Wicks and Ian Golden. What’s on this week? 03.45 One of seven inaugural members of the London Broncos Supporters Association Hall of Fame, ROB PURDHAM, fears for his former club. 31.00 Ever-positive LONDON BRONCOS head coach JOEY GRIMA saying things are challenging ... Read More »

Rugby League returns to Cardiff Arms Park

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Wales Rugby League are taking three matches to Cardiff Arms Park on Sunday 27th July thanks to sponsorship from Cardiff International Pool. The six-hour event will showcase three different levels of competitive Rugby League and will be headlined by the Kingstone Press Championship 1 fixture between South Wales Scorpions and London Skolars which will kick-off at 3pm. Two hours earlier ... Read More »

Rugby League podcast: Grima, Mbu and McCormack

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In this week’s edition of ‘Rugby League Down South’, Ian Ramsdale interviews London Broncos coach Joe Grima, new All Golds boss Steve McCormack, and London Skolars coach Joe Mbu. What’s on the podcast this week 02.00: London Broncos head coach Joe Grima 09:30: New Gloucestershire All Golds coach Steve McCormack 20.00: London Skolars boss Joe Mbu 24.00: Skolars’ commercial manager ... Read More »

Podcast: Skolars, Scorpions and South London Storm

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Listen to the Rugby League Down South podcast by Ian Ramsdale every week on TotalRL.com What’s on the podcast this week? 01.00 RLW editor Gareth Walker, talks about former London Broncos players in pastures new. 13.30 South Wales Scorpions coach Mike Grady on their valley routes to success. 24.00 The London Skolars general manager gives the latest on Skolars’ pitch sabbatical. ... Read More »

Match previews: Tomorrow in Championship One

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Gateshead Thunder v Gloucestershire All Golds Sunday 3.00pm at Gateshead International Stadium Gateshead Thunder are without Tom Lynch for their clash with Gloucestershire All Golds. Lynch was given a one-match ban for punching in a recent Tetley’s Challenge Cup tie against Swinton Lions. Joe Brown and Matt Barron will both make their 100th Gateshead appearance if selected for Sunday’s match ... Read More »

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 »

Championship One: All Sunday’s games previewed

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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 »

Podcast: Fresh Faces – Rugby League Down South #RLDS

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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? Newly arrived LONDON BRONCOS half-backs JOSH DRINKWATER and Ben FARRAR. OXFORD RL captain ALEX THOMPSON on their opening win over LONDON SKOLARS. SOUTH WALES SCORPIONS talk of ... Read More »