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Match preview: Leeds Rhinos v Leigh Centurions

Saints-Leeds

The second Tetley’s Challenge Cup quarter-final of the weekend is another Super League v Championship affair, as Championship pace-setters Leigh Centurions take their unbeaten record to Headingley, as they face Leeds Rhinos. With the Rhinos still hunting their first cup victory since 1999, the Centurions will have to be at their best to produce a performance capable of beating what ... Read More »

Widnes Vikings tie down Danny Craven

Denis-Betts

WIDNES Vikings half-back Danny Craven has signed a new three-year deal at the Club. Craven, put pen to paper yesterday after the Vikings booked their place in the Semi-Final of the Tetley’s Challenge Cup with a comprehensive win over Keighley Cougars. The St Helens born pivot has been with the Vikings since he was 17 and is a product of ... Read More »

Brierley: I want to play for Salford Red Devils one day

Ryan-Brierley

Leigh Centurions star Ryan Brierley has given the biggest hint yet that a move to Salford Red Devils could be on the cards at some point in his career, as he revealed that he would love to turn out for the club one day. Brierley has played a pivotal role in the Centurions’ unbeaten start to 2014, and is arguably ... Read More »

Cas bordering on disrespectful, says Wigan Warriors boss

Shaun-Wane

Wigan Warriors boss Shaun Wane has lit the touchpaper ahead of this weekend’s Challenge Cup quarter-final against Castleford Tigers, by saying that the noises coming out of their camp border on being over-confident, and it has rallied his own troops before the game. Wane pulled no punches when discussing the Tigers ahead of the tie of the round this weekend, ... Read More »

It’s great to be a Bull, says Luke Gale

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Bradford Bulls half-back Luke Gale insists he is loving life at the club once again, after praising new owner Marc Green for transforming the club. Green acquired control of the Bulls earlier this season, and Gale admits although the club is still rebuilding after numerous financial sagas, both Green and Managing Director Steve Ferres should be applauded for the way ... Read More »

Hull KR keen to make Kevin Larroyer deal permanent

Kevin Larroyer in his Catalan Dragons days. ©RLPhotos

Hull KR are believed to be keen on securing the services of forward Kevin Larroyer on a permanent basis, after impressing during his spell with the Robins so far in 2014. The French forward suffered a fractured fibula during KR’s heavy defeat to Castleford last Sunday, but the Hull Daily Mail are reporting that despite that, the Robins will use ... Read More »

Castleford Tigers coach hails ‘biggest game’ in charge

Daryl-Powell

Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell claims Saturday’s Challenge Cup tie against Wigan is the biggest game of his tenure so far, as the club gear up to face last year’s double winners in a hugely anticipated game. With a semi-final berth at stake – not to mention the prospect of dumping last year’s Challenge Cup winners out of the tournament ... Read More »

Warriors determined to win, says McIlorum

Michael-McIlorum

Wigan Warriors hooker Micky McIlorum insists his team are ready to take on high-flying Castleford Tigers in the quarter-final of the Challenge Cup at DW Stadium on Saturday (2.30pm). In what is anticipated to be one of the games of the season so far, McIlorum believes Wigan will use the disappointment of losing to Huddersfield Gants in their last match ... Read More »

Broncos retain Herold until end of season

London-Broncos

London Broncos have confirmed that French prop Maxime Herold will remain at the club for the rest of the 2014 season having impressed in his initial period with the club. The 24-year-old joined the club from French Elite One Championship club Limoux having been recommended by former London player Karl Temata. “I’m delighted with Maxime’s progress since he joined us ... Read More »

I never gave up on England call, says Castleford Tigers captain

Michael-Shenton

Castleford Tigers captain Michael Shenton admits he never gave up on the prospect of returning to the England fold once again, after he was named in Steve McNamara’s 34-man squad which will meet at Loughborough later this month. Shenton has made eight appearances for his country, last turning out for England in 2010. However, after TotalRL.com readers voted him into ... Read More »