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Wane not thinking about England role

Wane not thinking about England role

Shaun Wane insists he has not considered the possibility of joining the England coaching staff. Wayne Bennett was named as the new head coach of the national team last week, replacing Steve McNamara. There has been no information released about

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Coroner rules referee’s death as suicide

Coroner rules referee’s death as suicide

A coroner has ruled that the death of Rugby League referee Chris Leatherbarrow was suicide. Leatherbarrow, the popular referee, was found hanged at his home on November 1 2015. Hundreds from the Rugby League community attended his funeral, with his

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Robinson announces retirement

Robinson announces retirement

Luke Robinson has announced his immediate retirement from Rugby League aged 31. The former England international has been forced to hang up the boots after being warned that a hip injury could have a detrimental  effect on his long-term mobility.

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Castleford confirm potential season-ending injury for Shenton

Castleford confirm potential season-ending injury for Shenton

Castleford Tigers have confirmed that captain Michael Shenton could be set to miss the ENTIRETY of the 2016 season due to injury. Shenton will undergo surgery after Shenton suffered an anterior cruciate ligament injury following a tackle from John Boudebza

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Roby ruled out of Saints’ trip to Salford

Roby ruled out of Saints’ trip to Salford

St Helens coach Keiron Cunningham has said it’s unlikely that hooker James Roby will be able to get fit in time for Thursday’s trip to Salford. Roby was taken off during Friday’s win against Huddersfield due to a rib injury, which

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Aiton ruled out through injury

Aiton ruled out through injury

Catalans have received a huge blow after Paul Aiton was ruled out for six weeks with a pectoral injury. The exciting hooker was forced off on his Dragons debut in Friday’s 12-6 defeat to Wigan. Aiton, 30, only joined the

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The Optimum Super League Team of the Week – Round One

The Optimum Super League Team of the Week – Round One

After months of waiting, we were finally given our first taste of Super League action in 2016 as all twelve teams got their seasons underway. Shocks, thrills and spills came in abundance while a number of players also set their

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Smith upbeat despite defeat

Smith upbeat despite defeat

Brian Smith was far from despondent after Wakefield’s opening day defeat at the hands of Widnes. However, he did acknowledged that there will need to be improvements in the coming weeks and months. “There were some obvious disappointments in the

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Betts satisfied after Wakefield win

Betts satisfied after Wakefield win

Widnes head coach Denis Betts revelled in his side’s opening day victory over Wakefield. Two tries through debutant Setaimata Sa helped secure a 24-16 win at Belle Vue with Rhys Hanbury and Lloyd White also scoring. After being tipped by

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Powell blasts ‘dumb’ Tigers

Powell blasts ‘dumb’ Tigers

Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell criticised his team for throwing away their game with Hull KR 16 apiece. Despite leading the match on three occasions, the Tigers returned to West Yorkshire with just one league point after Josh Mantellato’s

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