Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Super League: The race for the top four


With only a point needed for St Helens to finish top of the pile in Super League this season, attention may soon switch to the race for the rest of the top four in Super League – with five teams jockeying it out for another three places. Incredibly, there are just two points separating those five teams, meaning every game ... Read More »

Brian McDermott stands by Zak Hardaker


Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott has leapt to the defence of full-back Zak Hardaker, who is again being investigated by the RFL for use of homphobic language on the field. The 22-year-old allegedly blew a kiss and made a comment to a Saints player in their match last week and the RFL have employed a lip reader to find out ... Read More »

Hardaker issue not a distraction, says Mac


Leeds Rhinos boss Brian McDermott has insisted that the latest controversy surrounding Zak Hardaker will not be a distraction for Leeds against Wigan tomorrow night – and has said that Hardaker is determined to get it right on the field against the Warriors. The 22-year-old is the subject of an RFL investigation after being accused of making an abusive comment ... Read More »

Leeds Rhinos issue statement on Zak Hardaker


Leeds Rhinos have issued a statement in defence of Zak Hardaker, after it was revealed the RFL are launching investigation into his alleged use of an abusive comment during last weekend’s match against St Helens. Rhinos’ Chief Executive Gary Hetherington believes there “appears to be a witch-hunt” from the RFL involving Hardaker’s actions – and they have called for an ... Read More »

Six of the Best: Super League tries of the season


With the business end of the season fast approaching, at, we’re gearing up to have a look at the best moments from what has been an incredible 2014 season. And amongst all of the highlights of the year, there have been some sensational tries scored in Super League this season. However, which has been the best? That’s the focus ... Read More »

Video highlights: Leeds Rhinos v St Helens


Extensive video highlights from Friday’s Super League round 25 clash between Leeds Rhinos and St Helens at Headingley. What do you think about this story? Discuss this and much more on our free fans’ forum. For more Rugby League news and features, subscribe to League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with us on the ... Read More »

Super League player suspended

Joel Moon

Leeds Rhinos’ Joel Moon has been suspended for two games by an independent tribunal, after pleading guilty to a Grade C shoulder charge offence. Moon will now miss the remainder of the regular season for Leeds after the ban – which came after he was sent off for making contact with the head of St Helens back Mark Percival during ... Read More »

Off the field interview: Rob Burrow


The Leeds legend on club sandwiches, Coors Light and Carl Ablett… This article originally appeared in the latest edition of Rugby League World magazine. Click here to download the digital version to your computer, smartphone or tablet What would your last meal on Earth be? I’d have club sandwich with a curly fries upgrade from Trio, a restaurant in Headingley. ... Read More »

Is Zak Hardaker set for another lengthy ban?


The RFL have confirmed to League Express that they are investigating an alleged incident that took place in last Friday’s Leeds Rhinos v St Helens match – with several media outlets reporting it to be involving an alleged use of homophobic language from Leeds’ Zak Hardaker. BBC Look North are reporting that it is Hardaker who is under investigation, and ... Read More »

Vote now: Did Kevin Sinfield make the right decision?


Yesterday evening, Leeds Rhinos captainKevin Sinfield called time on a 13-year international career. The 33-year-old said: “I would like to thank Steve, not only for choosing me to captain England, but also for the support and guidance he has given me over the last few years. I would like to thank my family who have always supported me throughout my ... Read More »