Sunday, September 21, 2014
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Off the field interview: Rob Burrow

Rob-Burrow

The Leeds legend on club sandwiches, Coors Light and Carl Ablett… This article originally appeared in the latest edition of Rugby League World magazine. Click here to download the digital version to your computer, smartphone or tablet What would your last meal on Earth be? I’d have club sandwich with a curly fries upgrade from Trio, a restaurant in Headingley. ... Read More »

Salford Red Devils sign Groat and Menzies

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Salford Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash has confirmed via Twitter the club have signed two more forwards for next year – Matt Groat and Luke Menzies. Groat is an Australian forward who has played for Wests Tigers in the past – and is currently at St George. He has played for Australia’s Schoolboys side in the past, and was in ... Read More »

Is Zak Hardaker set for another lengthy ban?

Zak-Hardaker

The RFL have confirmed to League Express that they are investigating an alleged incident that took place in last Friday’s Leeds Rhinos v St Helens match – with several media outlets reporting it to be involving an alleged use of homophobic language from Leeds’ Zak Hardaker. BBC Look North are reporting that it is Hardaker who is under investigation, and ... Read More »

Vote now: Did Kevin Sinfield make the right decision?

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Yesterday evening, Leeds Rhinos captainKevin Sinfield called time on a 13-year international career. The 33-year-old said: “I would like to thank Steve, not only for choosing me to captain England, but also for the support and guidance he has given me over the last few years. I would like to thank my family who have always supported me throughout my ... Read More »

Video interview: Kevin Sinfield on England retirement

Kevin-Sinfield

In this video, provided by Super League TV, Leeds Rhinos captain Kevin Sinfield explains his reasons for calling time on a 13-year international career. What do you think about this story? Discuss this and much more on or free fans’ forum. For more Rugby League news and features, subscribe to League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can ... Read More »

Broncos sign Matt Garside from Sheffield Eagles

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Relegated London Broncos have snapped up impressive centre Matt Garside from Sheffield Eagles for the start of next season. The 23-year-old played a pivotal role in winning last year’s Championship title and has scored 36 tries in 54 appearances for the South Yorkshire club. Eagles coach Mark Aston said: “We’re sorry to see him go because over the last two ... Read More »

Kevin Sinfield retires from international RL

Kevin Sinfield in action for England at the RLWC2013. ©RLphotos

Leeds Rhinos and England captain Kevin Sinfield MBE has announced his retirement from international Rugby League with immediate effect. The Oldham-born international has been capped 26 times for England dating back to his debut in 2000. He received a further 14 caps for Great Britain during that period.  Sinfield has appeared in the last three World Cups and has scored ... Read More »

Super League: Moon and Farrell charged by RFL

Joel Moon

Two players have been charged with disciplinary offences committed in Round 25 of First Utility Super League. Joel Moon of Leeds Rhinos has been charged with making a Grade C shoulder charge on St Helens player Mark Percival in the 22nd minute of a match played on Friday August 29. Liam Farrell of Wigan Warriors has been charged with making ... Read More »

Webster: Tim Smith wants to stay at Wakefield Wildcats

Tim-Smith

Wakefield boss James Webster says on-loan Salford half-back Tim Smith wants to join the club permanently. The mercurial Australian, who re-joined the Wildcats temporarily in June, has transformed Wakefield’s season since returning and had a hand in five tries yesterday in a stunning 42-6 win against his parent club. He is due to return to Salford in the coming weeks, ... Read More »

Pita Godinet: Ruthless Wildcats were ‘impressive’

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Wakefield half-back Pita Godinet believes his side’s ruthless nature was to thank for the Wildcats’ impressive 42-6 win over Salford Red Devils yesterday. The New Zealand-born playmaker returned at stand-off after being sidelined with a knee injury sustained in the win over Leeds Rhinos at the start of July and was one of a team of impressive performers in the ... Read More »