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Broncos sign French international Barthau on two-year-deal

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London Broncos have signed French International half-back William Barthau from Catalan Dragons on a two-year deal from the 2015 season. Half-back Barthau, 24, has played 16 times for the Dragons and been impressive in their reserve team Saint-Esteve XIII Catalan. He played a key role in the Catalan Dragons defeat of the Broncos at The Hive earlier this season, scoring ... Read More »

Thursday XIII: Super League surprise packages

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As the business end of the season approaches in Super League, attention will turn to a whole host of individual and team honours that are annually up for grabs. But here at TotalRL.com, we don’t like to be left out, so for this week’s Thursday 13, we’re creating a team of our own! Over the last 15 years we’ve seen ... Read More »

Rugby League’s new structure displayed on handy image

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Ever since the RFL announced plans to restructure English Rugby League from 2015 onwards, the ideas have been met with a fair amount of skepticism on social media. Some fans have called for a clearer picture as to how the new structure will work, and be given clearer definitions of who will play in which divisions. However, the RFL have ... Read More »

Match preview: Hull KR v Wigan Warriors

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After a break for the Challenge Cup semi-finals, Super League action returns tonight, as Hull KR look to keep their slender top eight hopes alive against title-chasing Wigan Warriors. With just four rounds of the season to go, Chris Chester’s men sit three points behind the coveted eighth-spot, currently occupied by Widnes Vikings. And the Rovers – who today announced ... Read More »

Winning every game the target, says Wigan Warriors star

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Wigan Warriors star Sam Powell insists the club should be targeting wins from each and every one of their remaining games in Super League 2014, as they look to launch an assault on Old Trafford once again. The defending champions are handily placed going into the final four rounds of the season, with a win at Hull KR this evening ... Read More »

Hull FC star Hadley gets new contract

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Hull FC’s Dean Hadley has extended his stay with his home town club for a further two years, keeping him at the KC Stadium until the end of 2016. Since making his first team debut for the club in 2013, the back rower has flourished under the management of Lee Radford this season, featuring 12 times for the Black and Whites ... Read More »

Hull KR snap up James Donaldson

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Hull Kingston Rovers have continued to strengthen their squad for next season with the addition of Bradford Bulls forward James Donaldson. The 22-year-old will link up with the Robins on a two-year contract from November and becomes the club’s fourth new signing for 2015. A former England Schoolboys international, the back rower has racked up close to 70 Super League ... Read More »

Henry signs new deal at Bradford

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Bradford Bulls have re-signed their threequarter Adam Henry as the eleventh addition to their squad for 2015. The 23-year-old New Zealander arrived from Sydney Roosters prior to the start of last season and has signed a new one-year deal with the club. Henry, who can operate at centre and on the wing, has developed into a first-team regular this season, ... Read More »

Locke returns for Salford Red Devils

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Kevin Locke looks set to make his return to the Salford Red Devils side this weekend, after being included in the 19-man squad to face Catalan Dragons this Friday. Locke has only featured twice for the Red Devils since joining ahead of schedule – with his last appearance coming on July 25 against Leeds Rhinos. However, he is back for ... Read More »

Castleford Tigers name vastly changed squad

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Castleford Tigers have left out almost all of their big hitters ahead of this weekend’s trip to Warrington Wolves – as the Tigers cast one eye on the Challenge Cup final the following week. Daryl Powell has become notorious for his rotation policy this season – but he has gone one step further this week, leaving out a whole host ... Read More »