Salford move back into top four

Salford Red Devils moved back into the top four of Super League with a 30-10 victory over bottom club Widnes Vikings. Ben Murdoch-Masila and Greg Johnson went over to put Salford in control at half time with Michael Dobson’s succesful conversions opening up a 12-0 lead. Widnes got themselves back into the game after the break as Tom Gilmore converted his own try to…

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Grading every Super League club’s first half of the regular season

Castleford Tigers (1st): A It’s been a season to remember for Castleford so far – and although they go into this weekend’s game with Wigan on the back of two consecutive defeats, they remain top of Super League. The Tigers have not just been winning games, but they’ve been dazzling rugby league fans with their stylish brand of play. Is…

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Leigh and Salford owners to appear on daytime TV next week

Leigh and Salford owners Derek Beaumont and Marwan Koukash will appear together on daytime television next week! Beaumont and Koukash will appear on the ITV programme Judge Rinder on Tuesday, 25th April at 2pm in a battle concerning Leigh’s signing of Gareth Hock from Salford and his subsequent appearance against his former club in the Challenge Cup in 2015. Beaumont…

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COLUMN: My five early Man of Steel front-runners

With Easter out of the way, I thought I’d look at something a little different in my TotalRL column this week. This is traditionally the time of year where we accept the table is beginning to take shape: so why not peruse through the pack of contenders and pick out five early front-runners for the Man of Steel award? There’s…

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Red Devils subdue strong Leigh challenge

Salford Red Devils earned their fifth successive Super League victory today, holding off a strong challenge from Leigh Centurions to win a hard-fought contest 12=6 at the AJ Bell Stadium. Gareth O’Brien, who earlier in the day had looked an unlikely participant as he was suffering from a sickness bug, opened the scoring after 15 minutes with a penalty, but…

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Red Devils pass half-century at Hull

Salford Red Devils scored a comprehensive victory against Hull FC tonight at the KCOM Stadium, shocking their hosts with a ten-try supershow to win 18-54 and leapfrog their rivals and move into second place in Super League. Hull went into an early 8-0 lead with a try from Steve Michaels, with Marc Sneyd adding the conversion and a penalty. But…

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Five talking points ahead of this weekend’s Super League

1. How far can the Red Devils rise? Salford are fourth in Super League. Let that sink in for a minute. It’s not by fluke, either. The Red Devils have been terrific so far this season and are fully deserving of their place in the play-offs. The big question hanging over them now is their ability to maintain their current…

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