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McDermott backs Leeds to win the Grand Final

McDermott backs Leeds to win the Grand Final

Brian McDermott saw his side pick up a pressure-relieving victory over Catalans – and stated his side can win this year’s Grand Final. The Rhinos defeated Catalans 46-10 to ease the disgruntlement towards McDermott following last week’s defeat to Castleford.

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Leeds silence critics with big win over Catalans

Leeds silence critics with big win over Catalans

Leeds eased the pressure on head coach Brian McDermott with a 46-10 victory over Catalans. The Rhinos, criticised for a disappointing display against Castleford last week, hit back at their critics with an impressive offensive display. Leading 14-4 at the

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McDermott optimistic Leeds will respond after “long, tough week”

McDermott optimistic Leeds will respond after “long, tough week” Updated

It has been perhaps a week like no other for Leeds coach Brian McDermott. A thumping defeat which saw records tumble at Castleford last Thursday, followed by the letter issued by Rhinos chief executive Gary Hetherington detailing how crucial the

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McDermott “cool” with Hetherington’s email

McDermott “cool” with Hetherington’s email

Brian McDermott has insisted he has no qualms with Gary Hetherington’s email to Leeds supporters and confirmed he approved the message. Following the backlash from Leeds’ embarrassing 66-10 defeat to Castleford last week, the Rhinos chief executive sent an email

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Grandchildren Set  Up Harry Jepson Foundation

Grandchildren Set Up Harry Jepson Foundation

The name and legacy of hugely-loved and widely-respected rugby league administrator, Harry Jepson OBE, will continue with the setting up of a Foundation in his name. Hunslet-born Harry Jepson, who passed away last August, aged 96, devoted his life to

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Hetherington admits Leeds are in transition

Hetherington admits Leeds are in transition

Leeds chief executive Gary Hetherington has pleaded with fans to get behind the team following their hammering at the expense of Castleford. The Rhinos suffered their biggest defeat of the Super League era as they went down 66-10 to Castleford

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Twitter reacts to Castleford’s annihilation of Leeds

Twitter reacts to Castleford’s annihilation of Leeds

It’s fair to say both Castleford and Leeds fans will remember Thursday evening’s match for a long, long time. The Tigers were absolutely mesmeric. They carved open Leeds time and time again as the onlooking Leeds faithful could barely believe

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We weren’t that bad in the first half, says Brian McDermott after Cas defeat

We weren’t that bad in the first half, says Brian McDermott after Cas defeat

Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott insisted that his side weren’t as bad as the scoreline suggested during the first-half of their hammering at the hands of Super League leaders Castleford Tigers on Thursday night. The Rhinos trailed 30-0 at the

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Tigers put Rhinos to the sword

Tigers put Rhinos to the sword

Castleford Tigers registered a resounding victory at the Mend-a-Hose Jungle tonight, defeating Leeds Rhinos 66-10 in a totally one-sided encounter with wingers Greg Minikin and Greg Eden both scoring try hat-tricks in front of a sell-out crowd of 11,500. The

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Gale and McGuire go to the races… hours before the match between Castleford and Leeds!

Gale and McGuire go to the races… hours before the match between Castleford and Leeds!

Danny McGuire and Luke Gale are preparing to go into battle, just hours after cheering on the same horse! The two halfbacks are part of the horse racing syndicate Champagne Charlies, a flourishing stable that was set up just over

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