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RFL and BBC agree new Challenge Cup deal

RFL and BBC agree new Challenge Cup deal

The RFL and BBC have agreed a deal that will see the broadcaster continue to televise the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup and highlights of the First Utility Super League until 2020. The deal ensures that the Challenge Cup final will continue

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League 1 Previews

League 1 Previews

Totalrl.com looks ahead to all the games that are taking place in League 1 this week. Thursday, August 20 York City Knights v North Wales Crusaders (7.30pm) Following their 30-22 victory at London Skolars, which keeps them in second place,

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League 1 preview: Swinton Lions v Newcastle Thunder

League 1 preview: Swinton Lions v Newcastle Thunder

Swinton Lions coach John Duffy said: “It was a tough game down at Hemel, we played really well. We rested a few players and tried a few players in different positions so it was a good hit out for us.

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Fun at the seaside

Fun at the seaside

By GARETH WALKER of League Express THE RFL has confirmed that the Summer Bash will go ahead again next year following a successful inaugural event in Blackpool. Over 15,000 supporters – well above the average for a typical round of

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Crusaders win iPro Sport Cup with 14-8 victory

Crusaders win iPro Sport Cup with 14-8 victory

North Wales Crusaders won the iPro Sport Cup this afternoon in Blackpool, defeating Swinton Lions 14-8 in an entertaining game at Bloomfield Road. It is the second trophy won by the Crusaders, who defeated London Skolars at Halifax in 2013

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Blackpool final excites Hawkyard

Blackpool final excites Hawkyard

Swinton Lions captain Ritchie Hawkyard believes the Lions have the winning blend of experience and potential needed to taste iPro Sport Cup final glory at Blackpool on Saturday (12.00). The Lions face North Wales Crusaders at Bloomfield Road in the

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All Golds to play 50th fixture

All Golds to play 50th fixture

It’s two wins from the first three league fixtures for the University of Gloucestershire All Golds and they will look to keep their impressive start to the season going on Sunday when they host Swinton. Sunday’s fixture marks a landmark

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Lions and Crusaders to do battle in iPro Sport Cup Final

Lions and Crusaders to do battle in iPro Sport Cup Final

Swinton Lions and North Wales Crusaders will meet in the final of the iPro Sport Cup on Saturday 23 May at Blackpool FC’s Bloomfield Road stadium after both sides defeated their rivals in the semi-finals of the competition this week.

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League 1 to kick off in style

League 1 to kick off in style

Coventry Bears are the new kids on the block in the Kingstone Press League 1 competition which kicks off with a full set of fixtures on Good Friday. The Bears welcome relative newcomers Oxford to the Butts Park Arena in

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iPro Sport Cup semi-finals both postponed

iPro Sport Cup semi-finals both postponed

Owing to waterlogged pitches both today’s iPro Sport Cup semi-final clashes have been postponed. Swinton Lions were to have faced Newcastle Thunder, while Oldham were due to play North Wales Crusaders. But the inclement weather in northwest England has caused

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