Wigan Warriors star George Williams signs new deal

Wigan Warriors teen sensation George Williams has signed a new long-term contract with the club, tying himself down for the next four years as Wigan continue to plan heavily for the future. 19 year old Williams is widely regarded as one on the hottest properties in the game. The highly rated Half Back joined the Club’s Scholarship system four years…

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Bradford Bulls to sign New Zealand Warriors duo

Bradford Bulls have further boosted their squad in the fight to avoid relegation, as they are set to sign New Zealand Warriors duo Jordan Baldwinson and Mason Tonks on loan until the rest of the season. The duo signed for the Warriors from Leeds Rhinos last season with the intention of becoming the latest English stars to crack the NRL,…

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Comment: Kevin Sinfield should stick to the hooking role

This is an excerpt from an article that originally appeared in League Express newspaper. To read the rest of it, click here. And for more features like this be sure to buy the paper every week. Leeds Rhinos produced a superb performance to see off a spirited Castleford on Thursday night, in a game that nobody could have failed to…

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Salford Red Devils plunged into injury crisis

Salford Red Devils have been struck a huge injury blow ahead of the Magic Weekend, as it was revealed both Theo Fages and Tim Smith will miss the clash against Widnes this weekend. It leaves coach Iestyn Harris with a huge problem at half-back, with both Fages and Smith set for extended periods on the sidelines – with Smith’s absence…

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Kevin Sinfield believes Magic Weekend is great for RL

Leeds Rhinos captain Kevin Sinfield believes the Magic Weekend is a hugely important fixture for Rugby League to have, and claims the game should be applauded for putting such an entertaining spectacle together. The Rhinos face Wigan in the final game of day one of Magic Weekend 2014 on Saturday looking to cement their position at the top of Super…

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We were never panicking at Wakefield, says Danny Kirmond

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats captain Danny Kirmond insists the squad were never panicking about their form, after back-to-back Super League wins catapulted them clear of the relegation zone. With the Wildcats tipped to be amongst the teams to struggle this campaign, late recruitment saw them firmly entrenched in relegation trouble from the beginning of the season. However, wins over Hull FC…

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Scott Dureau applauds Magic Weekend concept

Catalan Dragons half-back Scott Dureau believes the upcoming Magic Weekend is something that the English game should be applauded for – admitting he is a huge fan of the unique concept. Dureau – who is still sidelined with an arm injury – described the concept as “fantastic”, and admits there is no other sport that could replicate the Magic Weekend…

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Magic Weekend perfect tonic for struggling Bradford Bulls

Bradford Bulls captain Matt Diskin is certain that the upcoming Magic Weekend will provide a great opportunity for the club to face a different kind of challenge, as their woes at the bottom of the table continue. After back-to-back wins, the Bulls slumped to a 50-0 defeat to high-flying St Helens last weekend. Last year the Bulls were beaten heavily…

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