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Smith v Gale – Who will win on Friday, and who’ll play for England?

Smith v Gale – Who will win on Friday, and who’ll play for England?

Luke Gale has won the 2015 Albert Goldthorpe Medal, as was revealed recently by League Express. And the question now is whether Gale’s superb form in 2015 will cause England coach Steve McNamara to select him for the international squad

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They think it’s all over. It isn’t yet!

They think it’s all over. It isn’t yet!

MARTYN SADLER, the editor of League Express, looks ahead to week 3 of The Qualifiers in the Super 8s In Rugby League we tend to be a glass half-empty sort of sport. If we can find something to make us

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Seven reasons to buy League Express

Seven reasons to buy League Express Updated

Honestly, we could give you about a hundred reasons to buy League Express, it has just been one of those weeks. The Super 8s exploded into life, Chris Sandow debuted for Warrington and Theo Fages resigned from Salford. Three massive

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Seven reasons to buy League Express

Seven reasons to buy League Express

It’s been a hectic week in the world of Rugby League, even by usual standards. Two head coaches departed , Micky Higham finally completed his move to Leigh and, of course, we were treated to the first ever Summer Bash. That’s without

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Gale & Campese battle for lead in Albert Goldthorpe Medal table

Gale & Campese battle for lead in Albert Goldthorpe Medal table

Castleford’s Luke Gale and Hull KR captain Terry Campese have pulled away from the opposition in the battle for this season’s Albert Goldthorpe Medal. And on Saturday the two will meet head on, when the Tigers host the Robins at

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Walmsley heads Albert Goldthorpe Medal Table after 6 rounds

Walmsley heads Albert Goldthorpe Medal Table after 6 rounds

St Helens prop forward Alex Walmsley has been in outstanding form so far this season, which is reflected in his position at the top of the Albert Goldthorpe Medal table after six rounds of Super League action. Walmsley’s total of

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Rookies who made the grade

Rookies who made the grade

Regular readers of League Express will have noticed that in this week’s issue we focus on the rookies who we believe could make the grade in Super League in 2015. Picking out young players to watch for the new season is

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Feature: A player who could have been a contender

Feature: A player who could have been a contender

League Express editor Martyn Sadler reviews ‘Tries and Prayers – A Rugby League Journey’ by former Wigan, Penrith, Wakefield and Runcorn utility Bill Ashurst How often have we seen talented sportsmen whose achievements don’t match their talents? It’s a story that

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Opinion: Saturday night was Brown’s greatest triumph

Opinion: Saturday night was Brown’s greatest triumph

If a coach is going to leave a club, the best way to go is on his own terms and with a trophy in the cabinet. And Nathan Brown did just that on Saturday night. We all wondered whether the

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Comment: Saints proved their critics wrong

Comment: Saints proved their critics wrong

Referee Phil Bentham will never have an easier decision to make. The red card he showed to Wigan prop Ben Flower after just three minutes at Old Trafford on Saturday night was the only decision he could have made at

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