Albert Goldthorpe Rookie of the Year: The candidates

In this week’s edition of League Express, our weekly poll exclusively revealed the candidates which comprise the shortlist for the Albert Goldthorpe Rookie of the Year Medal. Previously won by stars such as Sam Tomkins and John Bateman, the medal rewards the best “rookie” to have appeared in Super League across a season. To qualify, players must have played fewer…

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Rugby League World – The Grand Finals Issue

Rugby League World issue 403 – ‘The Grand Finals Issue’ – is online now and in shops from Friday 17th October. Here’s a glimpse at what’s inside. The Super League Grand Final between St Helens and Wigan turned out to be one of the most controversial sporting events of the year. We have complete coverage of the match everyone is…

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TOTALRL TV: Andrew Henderson

In the latest episode of TotalRL TV, we caught up with retiring Sheffield Eagles hooker Andrew Henderson. The 35-year old reflects on his rugby league career in Australia and England, looking back at the highs and the lows, and sharing his experiences in Super League, the Championship and with Scotland in two World Cups.

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2014 can benefit Broncos long-term, says Grima

London Broncos head coach Joey Grima has insisted that their disappointing 2014 will count for nothing next season, as they look to bounce back up to Super League at the first attempt. The Broncos won just one game throughout the entirety of 2014, with a late-season victory against Leeds Rhinos the only win the London club managed to post all…

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Podcast: The ‘Down South’ Review

In the latest Rugby League Down South podcast, Ian Ramsdale chats to the coaches of London Broncos, Hemel Stags, Gloucestershire All Golds, Oxford, London Skolars and South Wales Scorpions to review the season as it comes to a close. [spreaker type=standard width=100% autoplay=false episode_id=5027712] This week’s interviews and where to find them 07:00 LONDON BRONCOS coach praises the character of…

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London Broncos announce Luke Adamson signing

London Broncos have announced the signing of Luke Adamson from Championship side Halifax – just as League Express told you this past Monday. Adamson has penned a one-year contract with the Broncos for the 2015 season, and gives them valuable Championship experience ahead of their campaign next season. And boss Joey Grima admits the wealth of experience Adamson brings to…

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Atelea Vea: “The doctor said I’d never play again”

Rugby League World writer Nigel Wiskar finds out how Atelea Vea defied the odds to forge a top-level Rugby League career… Atelea Vea is on a mission to make the most of his Rugby League career – after being told as a teenager he would never play again. Vea leaves relegated London Broncos shortly to start a two-year deal at…

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Bulls fight back to beat Broncos in London

Bradford Bulls halfback Luke Gale scored four tries as the Bulls fought back in a topsy-turvy encounter at The Hive today to emerge with a 36-46 victory against London Broncos. Gale, playing his last game for the Bulls before joining Castleford next season, gave a great display of support play, and the Bulls’ other star was prop forward Manase Manuofakoa,…

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