Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Lowes: We’ll try to get some new players in

James-Lowes

James Lowes has been given the task of reviving the fortunes of his old club after being appointed as Bradford Bulls’ new head coach. The 44-year-old former Bradford and Great Britain hooker has left his role as head coach of Leeds Carnegie rugby union team to succeed Francis Cummins, who was sacked just over a week ago by the relegation-threatened ... Read More »

Rhinos tie down Ryan Hall mark two

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Leeds Rhinos have extended the contract of 18-year-old England academy international Ash Handley, who is said to have a style of play similar to that of first-team star Ryan Hall. Like the England international, Handley hails from Oulton Raiders and is a powerful, fast three-quarter. Originally a winger, he recently switched into the centre and has scored a whopping 19 ... Read More »

Chester: Rovers need to put in full 80 minutes

Chris Chester

Hull Kingston Rovers must learn to concentrate for the full 80 minutes if they want to notch their eighth win of the season against Huddersfield Giants on Thursday night, says assistant coach Chris Chester. “You’ve got to be on your toes against an unpredictable team like the Giants,” he told the Hull Daily Mail. “Every play they throw something at ... Read More »

Bradford Bulls may go to High Court

Bradford Bulls owner Marc Green

The drama surrounding the decision to dock Bradford Bulls six competition points may not be over yet, as chairman Marc Green is pondering the possibility of heading to the High Court to fight their case. Green said the club have received positive legal advice and would decide in the next 24 hours whether to continue their fight, even though it ... Read More »

Gallery: James Lowes press conference

James-Lowes

The big Rugby League news today is the appointment of James Lowes as the new Bradford Bulls head coach. TotalRL.com was there for all the action as it unfolded, and our exclusive interview with Lowes can be read here. As well as that, we had our cameras out to take a number of snapshots from the press conference – here ... Read More »

Lowes to start talks with Bradford Bulls players

James-Lowes

New Bradford Bulls head coach James Lowes insists talks with current players over their future will start immediately, as he settles into life back at his old club. Lowes was unveiled as the new Bulls coach on Tuesday, and with the club ten points from safety with ten games remaining, he admits it would be foolish to not consider the ... Read More »

Video highlights: Wakefield Wildcats v Wigan Warriors

Liam-Farrell-wigan-wakefiel

Extensive video highlights from Sunday’s thrilling Super League clash between Wigan Warriors and Wakefield Wildcats. 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 »

Video highlights: St Helens v Castleford Tigers

Tom-Makinson-Saints-Castleford

Extensive video highlights from Sunday’s Super League round 17 clash between table-toppers St Helens and Castleford Tigers. 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 »

James Lowes to coach Bradford Bulls

James-Lowes

Bradford Bulls have revealed that James Lowes will coach them for the next two and a half years. Lowes returns to the club with which he won every major honour He addressed a packed media conference by saying: “It’s good to be back.” Chairman Marc Green said: “Prior to Francis departing from the club we’d not spoken to anyone. A ... Read More »

Caton-Brown signs for Salford Red Devils

Mason Caton-Brown

Salford have announced the signing of Mason Caton-Brown from London with immediate effect. Marwan Koukash took to Twitter to announce the signing, saying: “@drmarwanK: Delighted that Mason Caton-Brown will be joining us immediately . Another very talented young player into our squad.” Read More »