Sunday, January 25, 2015
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JJB meets Lee Briers


First published in Rugby League World, Issue 364 (Aug 2011) My school life didn’t really come to anything. I got six A’s and they all stood for Absent! SIMP-LEE THE BEST JJB meets Warrington’s talismanic half-back Lee Briers. It was my privilege to meet up with a real rugby legend this month who is quite literally one of the defining ... Read More »

O’Brien: I will stick by the Bulls


Bradford hooker Adam O’Brien says he will honour his two-year contract with the Bulls regardless of whether or not they get relegated at the end of the year. The 20-year-old, who has scored four tries in 17 appearances this year, told the T&A: “If it happens and we go down then I’ll be looking to stay if the club still ... Read More »

Kevin Locke arrives in UK, trains with Red Devils


New Salford signing – Kiwi international full-back Kevin Locke – has arrived in England and begun training with the Red Devils. The 25-year-old, who played against England in the World Cup semi final last year, is widely considered to be one of the finest running full-backs in the game. It is unknown when he will make his debut for the ... Read More »

Pryce: Radford was main reason behind Hull FC transfer


New Hull FC signing Leon Pryce claims the pull of joining former team-mate Lee Radford was too tempting to turn down. The 32-year-old, who was revealed as one of two new black and whites half-backs this morning, was also tempted by the chance to play in the Hull derby. He said: “Lee Radford is one of the main reasons I ... Read More »

Sneyd: I feel like I can achieve something with Hull


Marc Sneyd believes his move to Hull FC is a step in the right direction for his career and expects to win some silverware during his time there. The 23-year-old, who will join Leon Pryce at the KC Stadium at the end of the season, said: “I liked the opportunity at Hull FC because everything I have seen and heard ... Read More »

Hull FC sign Marc Sneyd for “substantial fee”


Salford Red Devils have announced they have agreed the transfer of half-back Marc Sneyd to Hull FC for the 2015 season and beyond. Sneyd, who has been on loan at Castleford Tigers this year had recently requested a transfer from the AJ Bell Stadium after the Devils completed the signing of Michael Dobson. Red Devils CEO Martin Vickers said: “We ... Read More »

Cast your vote: Who will win this year’s Grand Final?


In this week’s issue of League Express newspaper, the regular reader’s poll focuses on the business end of the season, and we are asking you to vote for who you think, out of the top six clubs currently in Super League, will get to Old Trafford and lift the Super League trophy. You have until late on Sunday to cast ... Read More »

Leon Pryce to join Hull FC at end of season


Catalans Dragons have confirmed that Leon Pryce will leave the club at the end of the season to join Hull FC. The 32-year-old has made 68 Super League appearances for Catalans Dragons and scored 15 tries since his arrival in 2012. “I’ve loved my time in France, thank you to all the fans,” he said. “ I’m looking forward to ... Read More »

Hull Kingston Rovers sign Darrell Goulding


Hull Kingston Rovers have made their first new signing for next season with the capture of Wigan Warriors centre Darrell Goulding on a three-year contract from 2015. The 26-year-old will finish the current campaign with the reigning Super League and Challenge Cup winners before linking up with the Robins for pre-season training in November. An ex-England international, Goulding has racked ... Read More »

Video highlights: Hull Kingston Rovers v Huddersfield Giants


Extensive video highlights from last week’s Super League round 18 encounter between Hull Kingston Rovers and Huddersfield Giants. 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 »