England will not renew McNamara’s contract

England will not renew McNamara’s contract

🕔10:43, 2.Feb 2016

The RFL announced that they WILL NOT be renewing Steve McNamara’s contract as England head coach. McNamara has been the England Coach since 2010 and his most recent contract expired at the end of last year following the New Zealand Test Series.

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Slammin’ Sam delays Rugby League return

Slammin’ Sam delays Rugby League return

🕔10:38, 2.Feb 2016

Rugby League fans will have to wait a little longer than expected to see Sam Burgess. Slammin’ Sam was due to mark his return in the annual All Stars match in Australia. However, Burgess has withdrawn from the World All

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Gildart wary of centre competition

Gildart wary of centre competition

🕔10:19, 2.Feb 2016

Oliver Gildart knows there are no guarantees of a place in the Wigan team this year. The centre burst on to the scene last year and impressed for the Warriors on their way to the Grand Final. However, with Dan

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Shaw to shine at Rovers

Shaw to shine at Rovers

🕔09:57, 2.Feb 2016

Ryan Donaldson has tipped Ryan Shaw to set Super League alight this year. An off-season recruit from Bradford, Shaw is being tipped to claim a place in the Hull KR squad for their Super League opener with Castleford this weekend.

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Wakefield set sights on top eight

Wakefield set sights on top eight

🕔09:31, 2.Feb 2016

Wakefield captain Danny Kirmond insists a place in the top eight is an achievable goal this year.   The Wildcats finished bottom of Super League last year and only survived relegation in the Million Pound Game.   However, with Brian

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Cup draw tonight

Cup draw tonight

🕔09:23, 2.Feb 2016

The draw for the second round of the 2016 Ladbrokes Challenge Cup will be made this evening (Tuesday 2 February). John Kear, the coach of the Sheffield Eagles side that won the trophy in 1998, will conduct the event, together

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Bradford turn down Jacks

Bradford turn down Jacks

🕔09:19, 2.Feb 2016

Rhys Jacks’ trial at Bradford has finished and he will not be offered a contract. The Canadian international is thought to have been told he will not be given a deal despite showing glimpses of promises against Leeds and Castleford. Meanwhile,

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Hull KR on for record crowd in season opener

Hull KR on for record crowd in season opener

🕔19:02, 1.Feb 2016

Hull Kingston Rovers will set a new record attendance for a fixture against Castleford Tigers in the Super League era on Sunday when the two teams meet in Round One of the 2016 season. The Robins have broken stadium records

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Robson out for eight months

Robson out for eight months

🕔17:42, 1.Feb 2016

Promising Castleford full-back Ash Robson has been ruled out of action for eight months after dislocating his knee. The injury occurred in the last minute of Friday night’s pre-season friendly against Bradford Bulls, which was eventually abandoned once the severity

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Bennett confirms England interest

Bennett confirms England interest

🕔11:23, 1.Feb 2016

Wayne Bennett has confirmed his interest in the England job. It is understood that Bennett has already been approached by RFL hierarchy to replace current coach Steve McNamara. Bennett recently applied for the job of Australia coach but was unsuccessful.

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