Centurions sign Gregg McNally

Leigh Centurions have signed former Bradford Bulls fullback Gregg McNally, with help from the Leigh Independent Supporters Association (LISA). Centurions Chairman Mike Latham said: “The way the fans have rallied round since an appeal was made for more members to join LISA to fund Gregg’’s signing has shown their desire to the club and has been really heart-warming. “At the…

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Wigan confirm Zak Hardaker’s playing comeback against Salford on Sunday

Zak Hardaker will officially resume his playing career this Sunday. Wigan have confirmed that the fullback will feature for the first time since testing positive for cocaine in September 2017 this weekend, when they travel across Lancashire to face Super League rivals Salford Red Devils. The reigning Super League champions have two friendlies this weekend, with Adrian Lam’s side playing…

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Wigan will play ‘casual’ reserve games despite not entering league, says Kris Radlinski

Wigan Warriors owner Ian Lenagan has revealed that the reigning Super League champions do intend to play some reserve figures in 2019 – despite not formally entering the reserve competition itself. Wakefield, Hull FC, Featherstone, Bradford and Keighley are all scheduled to be in the RFL’s reserve league, with the Warriors revealing late last year they had decided against taking…

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The biggest signing since Tommy Raudonikis! Former Leeds man Eastwood heads for NSW Cup

It has been labelled the biggest signing since Tommy Raudonikis – former Leeds Rhinos forward Greg Eastwood has joined New South Wales Cup side Newtown Jets! The Jets have lured the former Leeds, Canterbury and Warriors forward into the Intrust Super Premiership for 2019, with the 31-year-old agreeing to play for Newtown for the 2019 season. The legendary Raudonikis played…

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Women prepare for Origin battle

The clock is ticking down towards the Women’s County of Origin game, which will be staged at the Mobile Rocket Stadium, Wakefield Trinity, on Sunday (20 January). The match will be preceded by the BARLA Yorkshire Cup Under 16s and Under 14s finals, while Trinity are also hosting the Under 15s, Under 13s and Under 12s deciders, on the Saturday.…

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Elstone talks: Super League Nines, marquee allowances, reserve grade … and Brexit

On Wednesday, Super League chief executive Robert Elstone met with the media to look ahead to the start of the new season, which is now only than a fortnight away. Here are the main issues covered – from the prospect of Nines rugby all the way to the Brexit implications on Catalans Dragons. On Gareth Widdop’s arrival in 2020: “It’s…

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