Wolves get off the mark with draw against Hull FC

Warrington Wolves finally got off the mark in the Betfred Super League this season, but only with one point, after battling to a thrilling 22-22 draw against Hull FC at the Halliwell Jones Stadium. They were helped by a hat-trick of tries by winger Matty Russell. Hull started the game strongly, with Albert Kelly going over for their first try…

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Hull prepare for contract talks with Kelly

Hull FC’s football manager, Motu Tony, has confirmed that they are preparing to sit down with Albert Kelly regarding a new deal. The halfback has been in exceptional form since joining the club, having scored seven tries in his last four games. Speaking exclusively to League Express, Tony confirmed that the club had hopes of extending his stay with the…

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FEATURE: Talking points ahead of this weekend’s Super League

Is Warrington’s form reaching critical levels yet? Five games, five defeats. It’s been far from an ideal start for Tony Smith and Warrington – made all the more perplexing by the fact that they hammered Brisbane in the World Club Series. On Friday they travel to St Helens – a team who have been in the spotlight themselves, although they eased the…

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Five things we learned from Friday’s Super League action

Matt Parcell is the real deal at hooker for Leeds It’s only been six games, but you can already tell that Matt Parcell is going to be a brilliant signing for Leeds. The Rhinos’ resurgence continued on Friday with a good win against Wakefield and, to quote Rhinos coach Brian McDermott, Parcell was “outstanding” – laying on tries for fun…

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Five talking points ahead of this weekend’s Super League

Who will partner Theo Fages in the halves for St Helens in France? It’s been another week to forget for St Helens. Defeat to Hull was their third in succession, with their only victory this season against Leeds on the opening night. Keiron Cunningham’s gamble on Jon Wilkin backfired – and it begs the question: who will play scrum-half against…

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