Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Saints still looking for talent


ST HELENS boss Keiron Cunningham has told League Express that whilst the club do have a quota spot available to fill for 2015, they will not go out and buy someone for the sake of it. The Saints have only added Travis Burns and Atelea Vea to their squad for the forthcoming season, and whilst Cunningham said he won’t rule ... Read More »

Lawrence aiming to be fit for big kick-off


Huddersfield Giants star Michael Lawrence has revealed he’s on track to be fit for the start of the Super League season in February, after saying everything is on course with his recovery from injury. Lawrence was forced to go under the knife after suffering ruptured ligaments in his wrist during the 2014 season, but is now well on the way ... Read More »

Manfredi bulked up ahead of 2015


Wigan Warriors winger Dom Manfredi is fit, firing and bigger ahead of the 2015 season – and is ready to launch an attack on one of the wingers spots at the club in the coming season. After the fantastic form of both Joe Burgess and Josh Charnley in 2014, Manfredi spent time out on loan at Salford to get game ... Read More »

Catalans Dragons name 23-man squad for 2015


Catalans Dragons have named a 23-man squad for their Super League campaign in 2015 – which head coach Laurent Frayssinous says will be extended ahead of the coming season. Clubs must name a 25-man squad ahead of a Super League season, but for now, the Dragons boss has opted to go with a number two below that limit. Given how ... Read More »

Dobson glad to be with Chase rather than against him

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New Salford Red Devils signing Michael Dobson admits he’s delighted to be playing with Rangi Chase in 2015 – because it means he won’t have to line up against him in Super League again! Dobson has returned to Super League after a spell with Newcastle Knights, and will likely star with Chase in a talented half-back combination for 2015. And ... Read More »

Leeds name Boxing Day team; Cuthbertson plays


Leeds Rhinos have named their team for the Boxing Day Festive Challenge against Wakefield Trinity Wildcats – with Adam Cuthbertson in line to make his debut in the game. Cuthbertson has been named in the Rhinos squad for the game, which takes place at Headingley Carnegie Stadium next Friday. And with several key squad members from last season’s Challenge Cup ... Read More »

Bailey enjoying link-up with Weyman and Walker


New Hull KR man Ryan Bailey says he’s enjoying linking up with his new teammates – especially props Adam Walker and Mick Weyman, whom he believes he can form an excellent partnership with in 2015. Bailey has left Leeds Rhinos to link up with Chris Chester’s men for the forthcoming season, and he says that he’s enjoying being on board ... Read More »

Hull FC and Doncaster to continue dual registration deal

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Hull FC have extended their dual registration partnership with Championship club Doncaster for a further 12 months, as both sides continue to forge strong links on and off the field. Following a successful first season in partnership, with a number of Black and Whites first team stars appearing on loan for the Dons, the two clubs have agreed to continue ... Read More »

Super League preview: Giants aiming to step up effort


After claiming the League Leaders Shield in 2013, the first time they had topped the table in 81 years, the pressure was on Huddersfield to produce the goods again as they prepared for 2014. Even though they didn’t quite manage it, they came close and finished just one point away from reclaiming the prize for finishing top of the league. ... Read More »

Broncos: Joey Grima thankful for support


London Broncos head coach Joey Grima has praised chairman David Hughes for his continued support ahead of their upcoming Championship campaign. The Broncos are remaining full-time despite their relegation from Super League in 2014, and Grima says with Hughes’ support, the club are well placed to gain promotion back to Super League at the first attempt in 2015. “Our chairman ... Read More » Shop: Last Ordering Date for Free Pre-Xmas Delivery: 2pm Thursday 18th December!!