Saturday, December 20, 2014
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Leeds Rhinos

McGuire excited to link with Sutcliffe


Leeds Rhinos half-back Danny McGuire has revealed he’s looking forward to linking up with talented youngster Liam Sutcliffe next Friday, after they were named as the halves for the Rhinos’ Boxing Day clash with Wakefield Trinity Wildcats. McGuire’s Leeds have been back in training for almost two months in anticipation of the 2015 season, after an early exit from the ... Read More »

Delaney targeting comeback for Peacock testimonial


Leeds Rhinos forward Brett Delaney is targeting a return from injury next month, and has set himself the challenge of being fit for Jamie Peacock’s testimonial match against Bradford Bulls. Delaney has endured horrific luck with injuries in recent years, with 2014 proving to be no different. The 29-year-old has undergone a number of surgeries on his knee, the latest ... Read More »

VIDEO: Leeds players spread Christmas cheer


Check out this video of Leeds Rhinos stars Paul Aiton and Josh Walters visiting Leeds General Infirmary this week, spreading some festive cheer and handing out presents to those on the children’s ward at the hospital. 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 »

Leeds need to be more “skilled”, says boss


Leeds Rhinos head coach Brian McDermott believes his side must be more skilled in 2015 – after admitting their statistics from 2014 didn’t match up to the rest of the division at all well. The Rhinos finished a disappointing sixth on the Super League ladder, before crashing out in week one of the play-offs to Catalans Dragons. And McDermott says ... Read More »

Peacock: TV money not earned by RFL’s acumen

Jamie Peacock

When Leeds Rhinos host Bradford Bulls on Sunday 25 January in Jamie Peacock’s testimonial game, it is likely to be the only time the two clubs meet in 2015. And Peacock himself, who made his Super League debut with the Bulls in 1999 before moving to Leeds in 2006, admits it will be a special feeling, not least because it ... Read More »

Leeds unveil new away kit for 2015

(C) Leeds Rhinos

Leeds Rhinos have unveiled their new away kit for 2015, with a twist on the club’s traditional blue home kit being applied with navy and ocean blue bands. Each shirt also includes a special logo celebrating Jamie Peacock’s final season in the game with £1 from every shirt sold being donated to Peacock’s testimonial fund. England star Ryan Hall, who ... Read More »

Rhino Sutcliffe leads charge against Aussie Schoolboys


Liam Sutcliffe is among nine players with Super League experience heading into battle against the Australian Schoolboys when Leeds Rhinos’ Academy host the tourists tonight at Headingley Carnegie Stadium (KO 7pm). The Rhinos, who will be captained by hooker Robbie Ward, will also feature Jordan Baldwinson, Elliot Minchella, fullback Ashton Golding and winger Ash Handley, as well as Irish international ... Read More »

Aiton still unsure about ASADA investigation


Leeds Rhinos hooker Paul Aiton has revealed that he is still unsure about whether he faces a suspension following a doping investigation in Australia, saying that until he hears anything, he is going to carry on as normal. Aiton is embroiled in the saga surrounding Cronulla Sharks and their controversial 2011 supplements program – which saw 12 of his ex-teammates ... Read More »

Kevin Sinfield receives MBE from Prince William

(C) The Yorkshire Post

Leeds Rhinos captain Kevin Sinfield has dedicated his MBE honour to the club, after he accepted the award at a Buckingham Palace investiture ceremony on Wednesday. Sinfield was given the honour by Prince William, who honoured the man that has become the most successful captain in the history of Leeds Rhinos, captaining them to every domestic honour available since his ... Read More » Shop: Last Ordering Date for Free Pre-Xmas Delivery: 2pm Thursday 18th December!!