Tuesday, December 23, 2014
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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 »

Super League: Dragons trio return for Salford clash

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Catalan Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous has named his 19-man squad for Friday night’s Super League clash with Salford Red Devils and three first team stars have returned to action. Vincent Duport comes back after suspension while Olivier Elima and Benjamin Garcia have shrugged off injuries. Catalan Dragons’ 19-man squad 2 Morgan Escaré 3 Leon Pryce 4 Ben Pomeroy 5 Michael ... Read More »

Six Of The Best: Dramatic Rugby League Finales

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For this week’s edition of Six of the Best, we’ve been asking you on social media for the most dramatic endings to a Rugby League game. Many Rugby League games often have finishes that aren’t exactly chaotic and eye-catching, but there have been some games down the years that have captured the imagination with the dramatic style in which they ... Read More »

Kevin Sinfield: I want to play on until 2016

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Leeds captain Kevin Sinfield says he won’t retire until at least the end of 2016, at which point he will have played in 20 different seasons for the Rhinos. But the 33-year-old realises his body could make the decision for him sooner than he plans. “In an ideal world I would love to do another two years,” Sinfield told the ... Read More »

League Talk: Warrington Wolves swap kits for kitchen

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Warrington Wolves’ squad swapped their playing kits and rugby pitch for aprons and a restaurant kitchen earlier this week in an exclusive fans’ evening at Nando’s Warrington. Both the club and restaurant are at the heart of the town and joined together to give Wolves’ supporters a once in a lifetime opportunity to be cooked for and served by their ... Read More »

Widnes Vikings forward hit with ban

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Widnes Vikings forward Willie Isa will miss the club’s next three games, after being suspended this evening at a disciplinary hearing. Isa – who was charged with two counts of a Grade B dangerous tackle during the Vikings’ Challenge Cup semi-final defeat to Castleford at the weekend – pleaded guilty to an offence with the Tigers’ Kirk Dixon, copping him ... Read More »

Richard Moore leaves Wakefield Trinity Wildcats

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Richard Moore has left Wakefield Trinity Wildcats by mutual consent. The 32-year old prop was in his second stint at the Rapid Solicitors Stadium having signed on a one-year deal for 2014.  He made 15 First Utility Super League appearances, taking his total in Wildcats colours to 107 following his first spell between 2007 and 2010. What do you think ... Read More »