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Rowley opens up about Leigh departure

Rowley opens up about Leigh departure

Paul Rowley has cited ‘morals and beliefs’ as the reasoning behind his departure from Leigh. The 40-year-old resigned from the ambitious Championship club last week under a cloud of mystery. He had kept himself under-the-radar since his departure, with Rowley

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Leeds trio in Featherstone squad for Bulls clash

Leeds trio in Featherstone squad for Bulls clash

Ash Handley, Mitch Achurch and Jordan Baldwinson have all been named in Featherstone’s 19-man squad to face Bradford this weekend. All three were left out of Leeds’ squad to face Warrington on Thursday. Meanwhile, Rovers hand competitive debuts to eight

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Centurions secure Smith coup

Centurions secure Smith coup

Leigh Centurions have completed the signing of former England international Lee Smith on a two-year deal. Smith has spent the off-season on trial at Hull FC, however it is understood that the Airlie Birds could not secure a deal with Smith

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Preparation key for Sheffield ahead of Cumbria challenge

Preparation key for Sheffield ahead of Cumbria challenge

Sheffield Eagles head coach Mark Aston believes that the club’s new full-time status will start paying dividends ahead of Sunday’s Championship opener with Workington. The Eagles are set for their first season as a full-time club in 2016 and have

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Six of the Best: Memorable Super League openers

Six of the Best: Memorable Super League openers

The wait is finally over – Super League XXI is here! The new season kicks off tonight with a potentially superb game to start the 2016 campaign – defending champions Leeds Rhinos against arguably last year’s most disappointing outfit, Warrington

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Bulldogs complete Brown capture

Bulldogs complete Brown capture

Alex Brown has finally signed for Batley ahead of the 2016 season. pic.twitter.com/JGiOagSHeQ — Batley Bulldogs RLFC (@BatleyRLFC) February 3, 2016 The winger has completed his move after being released from Halifax. He spent a large amount of last season

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Halifax secure incredible supersized scoreboard

Halifax secure incredible supersized scoreboard

Throughout the off-season, Richard Marshall has overseen a pretty impressive recruitment drive at Halifax. However, Fax have secured their biggest signing of the off-season – literally, by purchasing an unbelievable HD scoreboard for the 2016 season. The incredible high definition

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O’Brien claims Bradford have learnt from last season’s anguish

O’Brien claims Bradford have learnt from last season’s anguish

Influential hooker Adam O’Brien believes the Bulls are primed for success after tasting agony in the Million Pound Game last year. Bradford narrowly missed out on promotion last year after falling to defeat at Wakefield in the winner-takes-all contest. Although

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Bradford turn down Jacks

Bradford turn down Jacks

Rhys Jacks’ trial at Bradford has finished and he will not be offered a contract. The Canadian international is thought to have been told he will not be given a deal despite showing glimpses of promises against Leeds and Castleford. Meanwhile,

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Lowes remains coy on trialists

Lowes remains coy on trialists Updated

James Lowes stayed tight-lipped when asked about the futures of Rhys Jacks and Dan Caprice. The duo are currently on trial with the club ahead of the upcoming Championship season and both featured in Bradford’s final pre-season game against Castleford.

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