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Match preview: St Helens v Leeds Rhinos

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It is arguably the match of the season so far, as the only two remaining unbeaten sides in Super League lock horns at Langtree Park. Table-topping St Helens – who have won all six of their opening games – take on Leeds, who have dropped just a solitary point so far in Super League XIX. It promises to be a ... Read More »

Luke Walsh ‘on the mend’, says Nathan Brown

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St Helens head coach Nathan Brown has revealed that star playmaker Luke Walsh is “on the mend”, as he battles to fight back from a calf injury. The Aussie has arguably been the standout player in the competition since arriving from the NRL, but he was forced off during the Saints’ victory over Catalan with the injury, which initially ruled ... Read More »

Saints poised to blood more youngsters against Leeds

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St Helens have called up two more academy prospects into their matchday squad to face Leeds, as Nathan Brown continues to do it tough with injuries and suspensions. The Saints lost Kyle Amor to a suspension this week after his tackle on Wakefield’s Matt Ryan, and Brown has called up youngsters Lewis Charnock and Andre Savelio. Charnock appeared twice for ... Read More »

St Helens star Kyle Amor hit with suspension

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St Helens have been hit with the news that another of their top stars has been ruled out of this weekend’s clash against Leeds Rhinos. With the likes of Luke Walsh and Alex Walmsley already missing, the Saints will be without another towering forward in the shape of Kyle Amor, who has been banned for one match following last Sunday’s ... Read More »

Video highlights: Wakefield Wildcats 16-24 St Helens

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Extensive highlights from Sunday’s Super League clash between Wakefield Trinity Wildcats and St Helens at the Rapid Solicitors Stadium. Click here to read our match report. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with Total Rugby League on the social media platform ... Read More »

Match report: Wakefield Wildcats 16-24 St Helens

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In a nutshell Despite a spirited effort, Wakefield Wildcats failed to end St Helens’ unbeaten start to the season. Three tries in six minutes from the table-toppers was enough to overturn an early Wildcats lead. How it unfolded First half: Wakefield start the stronger side but both teams fail to register a point in first quarter; Saints draw first blood ... Read More »

Match preview: Wakefield Trinity Wildcats v St Helens

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Table topping St Helens will be looking to make it six wins from six games on Sunday, as they travel to West Yorkshire to face a resurgent Wakefield outfit. The Saints will be without a number of key players for the clash, most notably Luke Walsh – who has been ruled out for six weeks with a calf injury. Andy ... Read More »

Saints make several changes for Wakefield clash

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Table toppers St Helens have named their 19-man squad to face Wakefield this weekend, with back rower Mark Flanagan recalled to the side. The club are set to hand a debut to Matty Dawson, as they prepare to make a raft of changes this weekend – they are without the likes of Luke Walsh, Louie McCarthy-Scarsbrook and Alex Walmsley. However, ... Read More »

Nathan Brown remains positive despite Walsh blow

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St Helens head coach Nathan Brown has refused to be downbeat about heading to Wakefield without their star man, Luke Walsh, this weekend. Walsh – who has made a magnificent start to life in England with the Saints – has been ruled out for up to six weeks with a calf injury sustained during the victory over Catalan last weekend. ... Read More »

Saints star Walsh suffers injury blow

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St Helens’ Australian  halfback Luke Walsh suffered a calf injury in last Friday’s 40-22 victory over Catalan Dragons that could keep him out of action for up to six weeks. Walsh has been a key factor in Saints’ unbeaten start to the season, scoring 64 points in his opening five matches, and it is likely that back rower Paul Wellens will ... Read More »