Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Former Catalan Dragons player promoted to assistant

Cyril Gossard

Catalan Dragons have announced that ex-player Cyrille Gossard will take charge of the reserve team with immediate effect, after the departure of Steve Deakin from the Dragons setup last week. The Dragons announced last week that Deakin would return to England on compassionate grounds, opening up a spot on Laurent Frayssinous’ coaching staff. And Gossard – who played for the ... Read More »

Video: Try of the season from Salford’s Josh Griffin?

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There have been some incredible tries scored in Super League (and the Championships) so far in 2014 – but surely this one will take some beating? It earned the Super League ‘Try of the Week’ award for Round 26 – but if there’s an award out there for try of the season, this has to be a contender. Scored by ... Read More »

Attitude must improve, says Huddersfield’s Kopczak

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Huddersfield Giants prop Craig Kopczak insists their attitude must improve if they are to knock off St Helens tomorrow night – and ensure they don’t miss out on a precious top four finish in Super League. Last year’s league leaders sit fifth heading into the final round of the season, but they gave themselves a chance of finishing inside the ... Read More »

Palestinian RL player trains with Salford Red Devils

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Salford Red Devils have invited Palestinian Rugby League player Khaled Issa to train with the club for 10 days, in order to help the player develop his skills after a personal invite from owner Marwan Koukash. The game is fast developing in Palestine, with three teams containing over 80 players already formed in the country. Issa is regarded as one ... Read More »

London Broncos sign Ben Hellewell

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London Broncos have announced the signing of Ben Hellewell from Featherstone Rovers on a two year deal from the 2015 season. Hellewell, 22, a versatile back, is currently on loan to Dewsbury Rams from Featherstone Rovers. He started his career at Bradford Bulls before moving to Warrington Wolves. He is a Scottish international having played six times for the national ... Read More »

Widnes Vikings ready to shake up play-offs

Macgraff Leuluai

Widnes Vikings forward Macgraff Leuluai has insisted the club will not just be making up the numbers when the play-offs get underway next week, bullishly declaring the Vikings “don’t care” who they draw. The Vikings could face a daunting trip to former Super League champions Leeds Rhinos in the first round of the play-offs, as well as trips to Wigan ... Read More »

Luke George could walk away from Rugby League

Luke George

Departing Bradford Bulls winger Luke George has revealed he may consider pursuing a career away from Rugby League, after admitting he is unsure what the future holds in the coming weeks and months. George will not be offered a new deal at the Bulls after just one season with the club, after making just 12 appearances during the first year ... Read More »

Huddersfield Giants sign Craig Huby

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Huddersfield Giants have announced the signing of Castleford Tigers star Craig Huby for the 2015 season, with the prop becoming the Giants’ first new addition for their 2015 season. Huby has been in incredible form for a Castleford side who can still finish top of Super League should results go their way this weekend, with the move across West Yorkshire ... Read More »

Cas sign London Broncos duo Moore and McMeeken

London's Scott Moore. ©RLPhotos

Castleford Tigers have completed the double signing of London Broncos duo Scott Moore and Mike McMeeken, with both men joining the club on two year contracts. They become the third and fourth players to sign up from the capital, with Denny Solomona and Matt Cook also penning deals to join Cas next year. Former London man Luke Gale is also ... Read More »

Clare and Millington sign on at Castleford Tigers

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Castleford Tigers have confirmed that two of their key squad members have signed new contracts with the club, as James Clare and Grant Millington have both penned fresh deals. Clare has signed until the end of the 2016 season, with the possibility of a further two years on the table should both parties agree, with Millington signing a long-term deal ... Read More »