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Hull KR holding out for compensation with Costigan

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Former Hull KR forward Neville Costigan is locked in a row with the Robins over his registration with the club, after it emerged the Super League outfit are looking for compensation from any club that take on his registration. Costigan has been linked with a number of NRL clubs for 2015, after leaving Hull KR due to what were described ... Read More »

Warrington Wolves CEO steps down

Warrington Wolves chief executive Andy Gatcliffe is to step down early in the new year after 15 years in charge. Since his appointment in 2000, he has played a major role in the club achieving its current heights not only within the game but also within the business community. Since taking on the position in the latter stages of the club’s ... Read More »

We’re within the salary cap, says defiant Koukash

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Salford Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash insists the club are spending within the salary cap regulations, and the club are now only willing to pay what players are worth – something they did not do last year. 2015 will see a host of new stars play for the Red Devils, as the club again invested heavily in player recruitment to ... Read More »

Wigan Warriors unveil new away shirt for 2015

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Wigan Warriors and Erreà have today issued the first images of the Club’s brand new Away kit for Super League XX. The all-black shirt features a charcoal panel and striking splashes of Cherry and White whilst the unique design also incorporates a sublimation of the castle from the Warriors crest.  The neck line is a tapered performance style with cherry ... Read More »

I’ve lost weight ahead of 2015, says Kevin Locke

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Salford Red Devils full-back Kevin Locke has revealed he has lost weight ahead of the upcoming season, and says it is the first time in a long while that he has felt so good coming into a new league campaign. Locke has been predominantly involved with New Zealand for the last few international campaigns, but was not selected for their ... Read More »

Tyrone McCarthy column: Energizing international RL

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Hull KR and Ireland forward Tyrone McCarthy gives his thoughts on how to improve and develop international Rugby League.. The Autumn internationals have been thrilling to follow, with England showing they aren’t too far away from the big two and New Zealand triumphing in the Four Nations, finally giving Australia some competition. In addition to this the European competition was ... Read More »

Paterson still looking to box despite return to RL

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New Salford Red Devils signing Cory Paterson has revealed he has not completely given up on his boxing career, after announcing his return to Rugby League earlier this week. The former Wests Tigers and Hull KR man has agreed a deal to return to Super League, after signing a one-year deal with Iestyn Harris’ side for the 2015 season. However, ... Read More »

Wigan will change how they play in 2015, says Wane

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Wigan Warriors head coach Shaun Wane has revealed that his team will be setting up slightly differently next year, and the Warriors will changing the way they play in the forthcoming 2015 season. Although Wane admitted there will not be wholesale changes to the Warriors’ style, he did reveal that there will be a couple things that will be tinkered ... Read More »

Leaving Bradford was wrong move, says Ainscough

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Former Bradford Bulls winger Shaun Ainscough has revealed that he regrets turning down a contract offer with the Bulls and leaving the club back in 2012 – saying that the financial strains the club were experiencing made him make what he believes was the wrong career decision. Ainscough left the Bulls at the end of the 2012 season after turning ... Read More »

Australian Schoolboys start tour with a win

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The Australian Schoolboys kicked off their tour of England and France with a comprehensive victory over the England Combined Regional Academies at Derwent Park, Workington on Wednesday evening. Sydney Roosters centre Latrell Mitchell picked up a hat-trick of tries to add to a brace of tries each from Brock Lamb (Newcastle Knights) and Tevita Cottrell (South Sydney Rabbitohs). Nine other Australian ... Read More »