Monday, July 28, 2014
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Zak Hardaker back for Leeds Rhinos

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  Leeds Rhinos full-back Zak Hardaker is set to make his return from suspension on Thursday night, after being named in the 19-man squad to face Castleford Tigers. Hardaker has been included in the squad following his five match suspension for using homophobic language during Leeds’ game against Warrington earlier in the season. And there is further good news for ... Read More »

Video highlights: Leeds Rhinos v Hull Kingston Rovers

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Extensive video highlights from Friday’s Super League round 20 clash between Leeds Rhinos and Hull Kingston Rovers. For in-depth analysis and statistics, buy a copy of today’s League Express newspaper. What do you think about this game? Discuss this, and many other Rugby League topics, on or free fans’ forum. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the ... Read More »

Rhinos score five tries in final quarter to beat the Robins

For almost 60 minutes Leeds Rhinos and Hull Kingston Rovers looked as though they could fight out a 0-0 draw, which would have been the first of its kind in Super League. It had been a tight first half, but with neither side looking like scoring, although the Robins probably came the closest when Liam Salter headed for the corner, ... Read More »

Wakefield beat Leeds 16-14 in thrilling finish

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats scored a dramatic win over Leeds Rhino with a late try by loanee Richard Owen to continue their climb away from the foot of the table, with new coach James Webster now going four matches unbeaten since taking over from Richard Agar. On a generally wet evening, Wakefield took the lead in the 16th minute when Danny ... Read More »

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats a different beast, says boss

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Wakefield Trinity Wildcats head coach James Webster has warned that his side are not the same team who suffered two thumping defeats to Leeds Rhinos earlier in the season – admitting they believe they have every chance of causing another upset by beating the Rhinos tonight. Since Webster took charge, the Wildcats are unbeaten in their last three games – ... Read More »

Video highlights: Leeds Rhinos v Catalan Dragons

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Extensive video highlights from last week’s Super League round 18 clash between Leeds Rhinos and Catalan Dragons at Headingley. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with Total Rugby League on the social media platform of your choice. Read More »

Don’t write JJB off, says Leeds Rhinos coach

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Leeds Rhinos head coach Brian McDermott has hit back at suggestions Jamie Jones-Buchanan could be nearing the end of his career, after his latest injury setback ruled him out of this weekend’s visit of Catalan Dragons. The 32-year-old only returned from a 12-game layoff during last weekend’s win over Widnes, but picked up another injury, meaning he is set for ... Read More »

Video: Danny McGuire scores best try of round 17

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Danny McGuire’s unusual try against Widnes Vikings on Sunday has been named the best four-pointer of the week. Here it is again if you haven’t seen it. Do you agree this is the best try of round 17? Let us know! Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League ... Read More »

I didn’t expect England call, says Hardaker

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Leeds Rhinos full-back Zak Hardaker admits he never expected to be included in England’s latest mid-season training camp, after his controversial exit from the squad during the last World Cup. Hardaker left before the end of the tournament, and claims he didn’t speak to Steve McNamara again until a few weeks ago, when he was informed he was selected for ... Read More »

I thought England chance had gone, says Zak Hardaker

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Leeds Rhinos and England star Zak Hardaker admits he thought he had blown his chance of playing for England all over again, after his latest ban for his club. Hardaker left England’s World Cup squad under a dark cloud last year, but has been one of the stars of Super League 2014 with a string of impressive performances. However, his ... Read More »