Rhinos too strong for London Broncos

Leeds Rhinos survived a late rally from London Broncos to win 32-48 at the Trailfinders Stadium in Ealing on Sunday. And they did it with the help of three tries in 14 minutes from departing star Joel Moon, which saw the Rhinos lead 16-0 at that point. Although Kieran Dixon grabbed a try for the Broncos, Leeds scored two more…

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Robins off the mark in Toronto

Hull Kingston Rovers secured a vital win in Toronto against the Wolfpack today, beating the home side 22-28 in a game that was nip and tuck for much of the way. The Wolfpack went ahead early with a try to Nick Rawsthorne that was converted by Gareth O’Brien. But the Robins replied with two spectacular length of the field efforts…

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Wigan hammer Catalans in Perpignan

Wigan were far too strong for the Catalans Dragons on Saturday at the Stade Gilbert Brutus, cruising to a 6-35 victory after leading 0-18 at half-time. The Warriors took the lead quickly when Joe Greenwood scored the first of his two tries, and by half-time they had added two more tries from former Dragons star Morgan Escare, with Sam Tomkins…

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Salford move towards safety with victory over Widnes

Salford Red Devils secured their second successive victory in the Qualifiers today, when they defeated Widnes Vikings 32-6 at the A J Bell Stadium. Widnes opened the scoring in the third minute when Ed Chamberlain dropped a Liam Finn kick and the Vikings quickly transferred the ball to Charly Runciman, who touched down for a try that Krisnan Inu converted…

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David Fifita appears to suggest his season is over with Wakefield Trinity

Popular Wakefield Trinity forward David Fifita’s season could be over. The forward posted on Instagram on Friday morning that he was sad to see the current campaign end, but he needs to ‘get his body right’. Fifita has once again been a pivotal part of the Trinity side under Chris Chester this season, and was equally-impressive on Thursday night despite…

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Bill Tupou the best centre in Super League, insists Chris Chester after St Helens loss

Wakefield coach Chris Chester believes in-form Bill Tupou is the best centre in Super League. Tupou again impressed during Trinity’s 36-16 loss to St Helens on Thursday night, scoring one try and assisting another as Wakey’s top-four hopes were all-but ended by the league leaders. But that result didn’t stop Chester praising Tupou, who continues to look like a Dream…

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Castleford move has ‘opened Watts eyes’ after disappointing Hull exit

Liam Watts admits his move to Castleford has ‘opened his eyes’ again following the disappointment of his departure from Hull FC. Watts left Hull under a cloud in March, denying he had off-field issues which reportedly led to his departure from the Black and Whites. However, he admits he is now in a much better place with his hometown club…

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