Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Rugby League News

Northern Rail Cup

Off the rails

The decision not to stage a Northern Rail Cup next season was never likely to be a popular one. Within minutes of me revealing that there will be no Northern Rail Cup in 2014 on Twitter, dozens of responses in general disbelief appeared on my account. By the end of the day there was over 100, and not a single ... Read More »

Northern Rail Cup future in doubt

The RFL have confirmed that the future of the Northern Rail Cup is under review. Northern Rail’s contract as competition sponsors ended following the 2013 final in July and with the sport’s league structure set to be remodelled from 2015 as part of the ongoing Policy Review, a decision is being considered about its place in the 2014 Kingstone Press ... Read More »

Centurions are Cup kings again!

Will 2015 be Leigh's year?

NORTHERN RAIL CUP FINAL LEIGH CENTURIONS 43 SHEFFIELD EAGLES 28 Aaron Bower, Shay Stadium, Saturday 20th July 2013 They are undoubtedly the kings of the Northern Rail Cup, as a blistering 29-point spell from the Centurions in the second half ensured the trophy was heading back to Leigh for an unprecedented fourth time. In a game that was never threatened ... Read More »