Tigers win again but suffer Eden injury blow

Castleford Tigers winger Greg Eden may have played his last game of the season tonight, after suffering what looks like a serious shoulder injury after scoring his second try of the evening on 23 minutes on the way to a 38-14 victory against Salford Red Devils. Eden left the field and departed for hospital, while looking in obvious pain at…

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Cleary magic leads Panthers to victory

Penrith’s 19-year-old halfback Nathan Cleary gave a tremendous performance, scoring three tries and five goals for 22 points, and having a massive influence throughout the game as the Panthers triumphed 34-22 at Mount Smart Stadium, while the Warriors lost their main playmaker Shaun Johnson with a leg injury in the second half. The Warriors were unchanged from the 17 players…

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Halifax seal crucial win in Toulouse

Halifax took control in the race for the Qualifiers with a nervy 16-8 win at top four rivals Toulouse Olympique. Clement Boyer crossed to give the hosts an early lead against his former side but Steve Tyrer levelled the game less than five minutes later. That was how it remained until five minutes before the close of a tight half…

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Burgess hat-trick ends Wigan’s Qualifiers scare

Joe Burgess notched a hat-trick as Wigan Warriors sealed a top eight finish with a 32-10 win at struggling Catalans Dragons. George Williams created the first try of the game after a tight opening 20 minutes as his kick was landed on by Burgess, with the former adding the touchline conversion. Vincent Duport cut the deficit five minutes later before…

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Giants demolish sorry Widnes

Widnes Vikings were consigned to the Qualifiers for the second time in three years after a comprehensive 40-0 defeat at Huddersfield Giants. Shannon Wakeman and Jermaine McGillvary crossed within the opening stages to put the Giants into double figures. Ryan Hinchcliffe continued Huddersfield’s clinical opening quarter of an hour before Adam O’Brien added a fourth shortly before half time. Darnell…

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Today’s NRL results

South Sydney winger Alex Johnston equalled a club record with five tries as the Rabbitohs comprehensively defeated Penrith Panthers today at ANZ Stadium. Today’s Results Newcastle Knights 12 Wests Tigers 33 South Sydney Rabbitohs 42 Penrith Panthers 14 For full coverage of all the weekend’s NRL action, make sure you get Monday’s League Express, either in the shops or digitally…

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