United Hull clubs warn against rejecting Super League proposal ahead of EGMs

The owners of both rugby league clubs in Hull have united ahead of Friday’s EGM to determine the future of the sport’s professional league structure – warning the game outside of Super League of a bleak future if top-flight proposals for change are rejected. Adam Pearson and Neil Hudgell have been two of the most outspoken figures in the game…

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Craig Hall aiming for extended stay with Hull KR after admitting to ‘unfinished business’

Craig Hall admits he is playing for a new contract at Hull KR in 2019 – after conceding he has unfinished business with the Robins. Hall has returned to his former club with a bang, impressing since signing from Leigh just hours before the transfer deadline – including the hat-trick of tries on Saturday which helped Rovers beat Leeds 38-36.…

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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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SQUAD WATCH: All the team news for Friday’s Super League games

Castleford v Huddersfield (7:45pm, Mend-A-Hose Jungle, Sky Sports) Castleford make three changes to their squad – with a potential debut for youngster Lewis Peachey on the horizon. Jamie Ellis, Nathan Massey and Peachey are in – while Joe Wardle, Gadwin Springer and Tuoyo Egodo are the ones who miss out. Meanwhile, Simon Woolford makes one change to his Huddersfield squad;…

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SQUAD WATCH: All the team news for Friday’s Super League games

St Helens v Wakefield (7:45pm, Totally Wicked Stadium Sky Sports) The Super League leaders are unchanged for Friday’s clash with Wakefield Trinity as they look to further solidify their position at the top of the table. Wakefield, fresh off Sunday’s win against Widnes, make one change as they look to keep up the pace with the top four; captain Danny…

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Hull KR enter race with Salford to sign Dominic Crosby for 2019

Hull Kingston Rovers have entered the race to land prop Dom Crosby’s signature in 2019. League Express revealed several weeks ago that the 27-year-old was increasingly likely to leave current club Warrington at the end of this season – and that Salford had begun talks with the forward over a move to the AJ Bell Stadium next year. However, with…

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Tomkins admits he has to prove himself to Hull KR amidst “fresh start”

Joel Tomkins admits he has a point to prove to Hull KR and their supporters following his high-profile move to the club – but is confident he can recapture his best form as a Robins player. Tomkins spoke to the media on Thursday for the first time since leaving Wigan to join Hull KR, following the off-field incident which led…

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Watch Rugby League Back Chat (Show 10) on TotalRL.com now

Watch the tenth edition of the latest series of Rugby League Back Chat now on TotalRL.com Rod Studd is joined by Hull Kingston Rovers Chairman Neil Hudgell, Featherstone Rovers Chairman Mark Campbell and Martyn Sadler, editor of League Express. Up for debate: Should the marquee player scheme be scrapped, what’s going wrong with the Challenge Cup and are the fixtures…

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Hull derbies are like ‘mini-Origin’ fixtures, says Mark Minichiello ahead of Magic clash

Hull FC forward Mark Minichiello has described the experience of the Hull derby with cross-city rivals Hull KR as something not too dissimilar to State of Origin as the two sides prepare to lock horns again this weekend. FC and KR close out this year’s Magic Weekend on Sunday, when the Black and Whites will hope to continue their assault…

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This week’s Rugby League Back Chat

Don’t miss Rugby League Back Chat sponsored by TotalRL.com on Freesports TV this Thursday 17th May at 6.15pm. Rod Studd is joined by Hull Kingston Rovers Chairman Neil Hudgell, Featherstone Rovers Chairman Mark Campbell and Martyn Sadler, editor of League Express. Up for debate: Should the marquee player scheme be scrapped, what’s going wrong with the Challenge Cup and are…

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