DECISION TIME: The calls Steve McNamara has to make

DECISION TIME: The calls Steve McNamara has to make

🕔11:27, 21.Oct 2015

With England’s international programme just a few days away, talk is already feverish about the selection dilemmas Steve McNamara has to make this year. Arguably McNamara’s most competitive and talented squad in years has been assembled for the one-off Test

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England win, Australia should be third, says Widdop

England win, Australia should be third, says Widdop

🕔10:38, 21.Oct 2015

England half-back Gareth Widdop believes that a win for Steve McNamara’s men in this year’s international series against New Zealand should see the English leapfrog Australia in the world rankings. With Australia not playing any post-season games through choice this

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Former England coach says Burgess should have stayed in RL

Former England coach says Burgess should have stayed in RL

🕔10:25, 21.Oct 2015

Phil Larder, the man who coached the England Rugby League team during the 1990s, has revealed to national radio station talkSPORT that he thinks Sam Burgess should have STAYED in Rugby League. Larder, who was also part of the England

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Tomkins a doubt for England opener against France

Tomkins a doubt for England opener against France

🕔10:16, 21.Oct 2015

Sam Tomkins is an injury doubt for England’s Test match against France at Leigh on Saturday. England head coach Steve McNamara has revealed the full-back is still troubled by the knee problem that sidelined him during New Zealand Warriors’ season

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Wardle’s younger brother to join him in Giants first team

Wardle’s younger brother to join him in Giants first team

🕔10:12, 21.Oct 2015

Huddersfield Giants are delighted to announce that England Academy Under 18 International centre Jacob Wardle will join his brother Joe in next year’s 2016 full-time squad. The 16-year-old played in both England Youth Internationals this year against the French and

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Printable club-by-club 2016 fixtures from all three tiers

Printable club-by-club 2016 fixtures from all three tiers

🕔10:05, 21.Oct 2015

As promised in this week’s League Express, we have created special fixture cards that you can download and print completely free of charge. No matter who you support – whether it’s Super League champions St Helens or League One newcomers

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Cup final boosts Robins cashflow, says chairman

Cup final boosts Robins cashflow, says chairman

🕔10:01, 21.Oct 2015

Hull KR chairman Neil Hudgell has revealed that the club’s appearance in the Challenge Cup Final this year has enabled their finances to look as good as they have in the last decade. The Robins made it all the way

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Thaler and Sutton to referee first two games of Kiwi series

Thaler and Sutton to referee first two games of Kiwi series

🕔16:33, 20.Oct 2015

Super League Grand Final referee Ben Thaler and Australian referee Gerard Sutton will officiate game one and game two of the International Series between England and New Zealand. Thaler, who refereed this year’s Grand Final, has been awarded game one

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Wigan confirm new deal for in-form Bateman

Wigan confirm new deal for in-form Bateman

🕔16:31, 20.Oct 2015

Wigan Warriors have confirmed that in-form forward and England squad member John Bateman has signed a new contract with the club. The deal will keep Bateman at Wigan until at least the end of November 2018 – but potentially until

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Smith quits as NRL CEO

Smith quits as NRL CEO

🕔13:38, 20.Oct 2015

NRL Chief Executive Dave Smith will quit his post on 30 November, following a media conference today in which ARLC Chairman John Grant revealed the news alongside Smith, who was first appointed almost three years ago. Smith suggested that it was the ideal

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