Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Rugby League News

Match Reports

Match report: St Helens 41-22 Huddersfield Giants

Saints-drop-goal-Walsh-Walmsley

In a nutshell St Helens bounced back to winning ways with a hefty win over Huddersfield Giants. How it unfolded First half: The Saints led 22-6 at half-time, thanks to scores from Dawson, Wheeler, Wellens and Hohaia. Huddersfield’s solitary score came through Larne Patrick. Second half: The points kept on coming;  first Jon Wilkin pounced to extend the lead, before ... Read More »

Match report: Leeds Rhinos 20-6 Hull FC

Tom-Briscoe-Leeds-Bradford

<strong>In a nutshell</strong> Leeds cemented their position at the top of Super League with a comfortable win over Hull FC. <strong>How it unfolded</strong> First half: There was just one score of a close first period, and it came for Leeds, courtesy of Joel Moon. The Rhinos led 6-0 at the break. Second half: Brad Singleton quickly extended Leeds’ lead, before ... Read More »

Match report: Warrington Wolves 41-24 St Helens

Makinson-Walsh-saints

In a nusthell In a somewhat anti-climactic conclusion to 2014′s Magic Weekend, Warrington dominated St Helens to avenge their defeat in the opening game of the season. How it unfolded 8′ – Gene Ormsby try; Chris Bridge missed goal (0/1): 4-0 9′ – Rhys Evans try; Chris Bridge missed goal (0/2): 8-0 21′ – Chris Hill try; Chris Bridge goal ... Read More »

Match report: Huddersfield Giants 54-16 Bradford Bulls

Bulls-Giants-Addy

In a nusthell Huddersfield Giants cruised to their fifth consecutive victory over a gritty but under-strength Bradford Bulls side at Magic Weekend. How it unfolded 5′ – Danny Addy try; Jamie Foster goal (1/1): 0-6 14′ – Joe Wardle try; Danny Brough goal (1/1): 6-6 19′ – Jamie Foster try; Jamie Foster missed goal (1/2): 6-10 24′ – Danny Brough ... Read More »

Match report: Wakefield T Wildcats 12-50 Castleford Tigers

Daryl-Clark-Cas-Wakefield

In a nutshell Castleford outclassed their local rivals in front of an enthusiastic crowd at Magic Weekend. How it unfolded 13’ – Daryl Clark try; Marc Sneyd goal (1/1): 0-6 18’ – Justin Carney try; Marc Sneyd goal (2/2): 0-12 22’ – Jordan Tansey try; Marc Sneyd goal (3/3): 0-18 30’ – Michael Shenton try; Marc Sneyd missed goal (3/4): ... Read More »

Match report: Hull Kingston Rovers 38-24 Hull FC

Hull-FC-v-Hull-KR

In a nutshell Hull Kingston Rovers avenged last year’s controversial Magic Weekend defeat to Hull FC – but they did it the hard way, after Jason Crookes was sent off with over half an hour of the game left. How it unfolded First half: The Robins were by far the better side in the opening exchanges of the contest, and ... Read More »

Match report: Widnes Vikings 30-24 Salford Red Devils

©RLPhotos

In a nutshell Salford’s slide down the table continued at Magic Weekend, as they lost out to a gallant Widnes outfit at the Etihad Stadium who won their first ever Magic game. How it unfolded First half: Widnes took the lead through Paddy Flynn, before a Junior Sa’u try coupled with a Jake Mullaney goal made it 6-4 to the ... Read More »

Match report: London Broncos 22-24 Catalan Dragons

Eloi-Pelissier-Dragons-Bulls

In a nutshell London are still looking for their first win of 2014, but they came mighty close against a resolute Catalan Dragons outfit. How it unfolded First half: The Broncos came out of the traps quite slowly, and they were prevented from falling behind by the video referee, who ruled that Ben Pomeroy was in touch before he grounded ... Read More »

Match report: Bradford Bulls 0-50 St Helens

Bradford-St-Helens-Lomax

In a nutshell Bradford suffered a humiliating home defeat to St Helens, conceding nine tries and failing to register a point. The Bulls are now eight points adrift of safety following Wakefield’s two consecutive wins recently. It’s not looking good for the Odsal club. Story of the game 11’ – Jon Wilkin try; Luke Walsh goal (1/1): 0-6 27’ – ... Read More »

Rugby League round-up: Today in the NRL

Jamie Soward, a former London Broncos stand-off, scores for Penrith.

Who played today? Canterbury Bulldogs took on St George-Illawarra Dragons, while Newcastle Knights welcomed Penrith Panthers What were the scores? Canterbury thrashed Gareth Widdop’s Dragons 38-6 and the Panthers won in similar style, taking down the Knights 32-10 Who scored the points? Canterbury Bulldogs 38 Tries: Sam Perrett (5), Tony Williams (11), Tim Lafai (24, 33, 44), Greg Eastwood (62), ... Read More »