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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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Banned Hansen shouldn’t have made Leigh debut

Banned Hansen shouldn’t have made Leigh debut

Harrison Hansen’s Leigh debut should not have taken place as he was suspended, the RFL have confirmed. He was supposed to be serving a one-match ban after being charged for a dangerous throw in his last match for Salford in

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Centurions have a ‘platform to build on’ after Wigan victory, says Rowley

Centurions have a ‘platform to build on’ after Wigan victory, says Rowley

Paul Rowley was encouraged by his side’s performance in their 26-20 triumph over Wigan, but admits they still have plenty to work on. The Centurions came from 14-0 down to defeat the youthful Warriors before tries from Liam Kay, Adam

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Alex Murphy OBE pays tribute to the late Tommy Sale

Alex Murphy OBE pays tribute to the late Tommy Sale

The late, great Tommy Sale MBE stands alongside the iconic Jim Sullivan as being an equally massive influence on the game’s greatest player – Alex Murphy OBE.  As tributes to continue to pour in for the man affectionately known as

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VIDEO: Brierley returns to the field, and looks better than ever

VIDEO: Brierley returns to the field, and looks better than ever

Here’s an ominous sign for the Championship. Ryan Brierley continues to recover from an ankle injury suffered in pre-season, and on this evidence, he’s coming back better than ever. The Readers Poll Player of the Year doesn’t appear to have

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Higham confirmed as Leigh captain

Higham confirmed as Leigh captain

Leigh Centurions have confirmed Micky Higham will be their new club captain. The 33-year-old returned to Leigh midway through last season for £50,000 and has now been appointed as the captain of his hometown club. Head coach Paul Rowley made

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Brierley pencils in Championship opener as return date

Brierley pencils in Championship opener as return date

Ryan Brierley is aiming to be fit for the start of the Championship season – and could well return to running next week. The halfback suffered a pre-season setback after sustaining an ankle injury at the start of this month

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