Widnes pick up morale-boosting win over Catalans

Widnes Vikings picked up their third league win of the season as they overcame Catalans 26-6. Denis Betts’ side moved off the bottom of the table thanks to four tries against a Dragons side just one point ahead of ninth-placed Huddersfield. Catalans, still without a permanent head coach following Laurent Frayssinous’ departure last month, took the lead in the eighth…

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Giants ease past Wolves

Huddersfield Giants moved to within a point of the top eight with an impressive 44-4 victory over a poor Warrington Wolves. The Giants went into an early lead through Ollie Roberts as they started well on top against their fellow strugglers. Jermaine McGillvary and Aaron Murphy opened up a 14-0 lead before the break, diving over on their respective wings.…

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SQUAD NEWS: All the squads for Sunday’s Super League action

Castleford v St Helens (3:30pm) As expected, Castleford coach Daryl Powell makes a plethora of changes for Sunday’s game with St Helens. Matt Cook and Adam Milner are injured while Luke Gale, Zak Hardaker, Mike McMeeken, Grant Millington and Michael Shenton are rested. There are potential debuts for the likes of Tuoyo Egodo and Jake Trueman in a much-changed squad.…

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Powell makes statement to RFL after resting six stars

Daryl Powell has rested six key stars for Castleford’s fixture with St Helens, as his frustrations with the RFL continues. England stars Zak Hardaker, Luke Gale and Mike McMeeken have been ommitted from the club’s 19-man squad to face Saints after Powell revealed his disgust at Super League’s second doubleheader of the year. Powell launched a scathing attack on the RFL…

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We have to start picking up wins, admits Sean O’Loughlin

Wigan captain Sean O’Loughlin has made the frank admission that the reigning Super League champions need to start picking up wins: starting with Saturday night’s clash with Hull FC. The Warriors are four points adrift of the top four heading into this weekend’s fixtures – a gap which could increase to six by Sunday night if results elsewhere go against…

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