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When is a contract not a contract?

When is a contract not a contract?

League Express editor Martyn Sadler considers the tricky issue of player contracts in an expanded version of an article that first appeared in Monday’s edition of the newspaper.   Currently there’s a lot of publicity about players walking out on

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League Express to celebrate 50 most significant moments of the 2016 season

League Express to celebrate 50 most significant moments of the 2016 season

The 2016 season contained many memorable moments and League Express has decided to mark the most significant ones and to list them in their order of importance. League Express editor MARTYN SADLER will introduce a new five-part series that looks

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Rugby League’s International Future

Rugby League’s International Future

  With the Four Nations about to start this weekend, Martyn Sadler, the editor of Rugby League Express, shares his fantasy about how international Rugby League competitions could lead the growth of the game worldwide. This is an amended version

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The Colour Purple

The Colour Purple

League Express editor Martyn Sadler responds to criticism by some Widnes supporters following a comment he made on Twitter last night. Last night I tweeted a comment when I was watching Widnes and Wigan to the effect that I wished

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Hanbury holds his lead in Albert Goldthorpe Medal table

Hanbury holds his lead in Albert Goldthorpe Medal table

Widnes Vikings star Rhys Hanbury is still leading this season’s Albert Goldthorpe Medal table after eight rounds of the Super League competition, following the points allocations for Easter Monday’s Round 8 matches. Hanbury received one point for his performance for

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The 50 most dramatic Rugby League moments in 2015

The 50 most dramatic Rugby League moments in 2015

The 2015 season contained enough memories to last a lifetime, with triumph and tragedy in equal measure. It was the season in which the RFL claimed that every minute would count, and in Monday’s League Express, editor MARTYN SADLER introduces a

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Can the Rabbitohs satisfy Sam again?

Can the Rabbitohs satisfy Sam again?

MARTYN SADLER, the editor of League Express, admits that he has mixed feelings about the return of Sam Burgess to South Sydney. So now the storm is dying down, and Sam Burgess has arrived back in Sydney to play for

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Reflections on England’s defeat to New Zealand

Reflections on England’s defeat to New Zealand

League Express editor Martyn Sadler gives his reaction to England’s performance in a disappointing 9-2 defeat by New Zealand. England’s defence was outstanding, conceding just one try, and that was probably a try that could be excused, having been created by

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Has Sam made the right decision?

Has Sam made the right decision?

League Express editor Martyn Sadler wonders whether Sam Burgess might have been better advised to sign for Leeds Rhinos in Super League, rather than returning to the South Sydney Rabbitohs   So Sam Burgess is going to return to South

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Can the Giants recover to beat Wigan tonight?

Can the Giants recover to beat Wigan tonight?

MARTYN SADLER gives Huddersfield Giants some advice before tonight’s Super League semi-final clash against Wigan Warriors at the DW Stadium. How do you recover from a match that you looked certain to win, but which was snatched away from your

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