Golding signs five-year deal with Leeds

Leeds Rhinos have rewarded young fullback Ashton Golding for his fine form, handing him a new five-year deal with the club. The 21-year-old has put in a number of exceptional performances for the Rhinos this year, fresh off being handed the number 1 jersey ahead of the current season. Although he is yet to score this campaign, his defensive contributions…

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Eden stars as Castleford beat Leeds

Greg Eden scored a hat-trick as Castleford Tigers moved two points clear at the top of Super League with a 29-18 win over Leeds Rhinos. Luke Gale went over for the opening try of the Magic Weekend finale after just four minutes but Kallum Watkins reduced the deficit soon after. Both sides managed to contain each other until the end of…

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Challenge Cup quarter-final draw

Defending champions Hull FC will host Super League table-toppers Castleford Tigers in the quarter-finals of the Challenge Cup. Cas’ put over half a century of points past St Helens to book their place in the last eight while Hull FC’s 62-0 victory over Catalans Dragons gifts Rugby League fans a mouth-watering tie in the next round. Warrington’s reward for dispatching…

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Leeds comfortably dispatch of League One Raiders

Leeds Rhinos recorded 13 tries as they comprehensively dispatched of Barrow Raiders 72-10, booking their place in the Challenge Cup quarter-finals. Joel Moon completed a first half hat-trick with Ryan Hall, Matt Parcell and Ash Handley opening up a 32-4 half time lead, Luke Cresswell with Barrow’s reply. Handley completed his brace early in the second half before Stevie Ward took Leeds over the…

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Late McGuire try defeats the Catalans

Leeds Rhinos staged a second-half revival to defeat Catalans Dragons 24-30 today in Perpignan, coming back from being 22-12 down after 55 minutes. The Dragons suffered an early injury to Greg Bird, whose absence was ultimately crucial to the result. The Rhinos took an early lead when Liam Sutcliffe jumped to take Danny McGuire’s kick, converting his own try to give a…

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Giants bounce back with Leeds victory

Huddersfield Giants turned around the club’s fortunes tonight as they triumphed 12-31 against Leeds Rhinos at Headingley. The Rhinos had brought back Tom Briscoe, Matt Parcell, Jamie Jones-Buchanan, Stevie Ward, Brett Delaney and Anthony Mullally into their squad after their Challenge Cup victory over Doncaster, but teenager Jack Walker was retained at fullback after impressing on debut against Doncaster. Huddersfield coach brought Danny Brough…

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Grading every Super League club’s first half of the regular season

Castleford Tigers (1st): A It’s been a season to remember for Castleford so far – and although they go into this weekend’s game with Wigan on the back of two consecutive defeats, they remain top of Super League. The Tigers have not just been winning games, but they’ve been dazzling rugby league fans with their stylish brand of play. Is…

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McDermott insists Leeds will treat Doncaster clash like a Super League tie

Leeds coach Brian McDermott has insisted his side will treat their Challenge Cup tie with part-time side Doncaster on Friday like a Super League game: adding that they will give Garry Thornton’s Dons the respect they deserve. The Rhinos are overwhelming favourites to progress to the last 16 of the cup on Friday night, when they face a Dons side…

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