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Jukes confirmed as new Centurions head coach

Jukes confirmed as new Centurions head coach

Leigh Centurions have officially confirmed Neil Jukes as their new head coach. Jukes, the former assistant to Paul Rowley who resigned in the week, shall continue to work with assistant coaches Paul Anderson and Simon Finnigan. The 39-year-old played for

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Leigh star set for court appearance

Leigh star set for court appearance

Leigh Centurions forward Sam Barlow is set to stand trial for an alleged assault.   The 27-year-old, who signed a five-year deal with the club in 2014, has not featured in either of Leigh’s pre-season games against Warrington Wolves or

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Brierley set to walk from Leigh

Brierley set to walk from Leigh Updated

Ryan Brierley is set to quit Leigh Centurions, hours after the resignation of coach Paul Rowley. TotalRL understands the playmaker has a clause in his contract allowing him to leave the club if Rowley ever jumped ship. If Brierley does leave

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Beaumont ‘extremely disappointed’ by Rowley’s departure

Beaumont ‘extremely disappointed’ by Rowley’s departure

Leigh Centurions have confirmed the resignation of Paul Rowley. In an official club statement, owner Derek Beaumont described it as ‘a very sad day for Leigh Centurions’. “It is still sinking in and I would have preferred time to pass

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Long rules himself out of Leigh job

Long rules himself out of Leigh job

Sean Long has confirmed he has no interest in becoming the new Leigh Centurions head coach. The former Great Britain and Saints star had been named as one of the favourites to take charge at Leigh following the shock resignation of

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Leigh assistants favourite to take over

Leigh assistants favourite to take over

Leigh assistants Neil Jukes and Paul Anderson are favourites to become the new Leigh head coach, according to BetVictor. The timing couldn’t be worse for Leigh fans with Paul Rowley resigning just 10 days before the start of the new

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Rowley resigns as Leigh head coach

Rowley resigns as Leigh head coach

Paul Rowley has resigned from Leigh Centurions.   In a shocking twist, the head coach, who has taken the club to the top of the Championship in his tenure, revealed his resignation in a short statement to TotalRL journalists.  

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Hock extends Centurions stay

Hock extends Centurions stay

Gareth Hock has signed a new deal at Leigh Centurions that will keep him at the club until 2018. The controversial forward joined the Centurions in 2015 on a deal until the end of this year, with an option for one

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Unbeaten year unrealistic, says Rowley

Unbeaten year unrealistic, says Rowley

Leigh Centurions coach Paul Rowley has dismissed any notion that his side could go through the regular 2016 season undefeated. Speaking to the Leigh Observer, the club’s owner Derek Beaumont suggested that the Centurions could better their record of losing

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Derek Beaumont on depression, drugs and double glazing

Derek Beaumont on depression, drugs and double glazing

This article originally appeared in issue 417 of Rugby League World magazine. Issue 418 is in shops now — find out more here. There are a lot of things you probably don’t know about Leigh Centurions owner Derek Beaumont. For a start he

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