David Fairleigh named the favourite to become new Saints head coach

North Queensland Cowboys assistant David Fairleigh has been named as the favourite to become the next permanent head coach of St Helens. Keiron Cunningham became the first Betfred Super League head coach to lose his job this year following Saints’ disappointing start to the season, and Betfred have named Fairleigh as the early favourite to replace Cunningham in the hot…

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Saints’ interim coaching group to remain in charge over Easter

St Helens are in no rush to replace head coach Keiron Cunningham following his departure on Monday, with the three-man interim coaching group to take charge of the club’s upcoming games over the Easter period. Former Saints and Great Britain halfback Sean Long lead the team into their games with Wigan and Castleford alongside Jamahl Lolesi and under-19s coach Derek…

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St Helens part company with Keiron Cunningham

St Helens have parted company with head coach Keiron Cunningham. The 40-year-old, a club legend following an illustrious playing spell with the club, has left his post following more than two years of service. Cunningham was appointed as head coach on the back of their 2014 Grand Final success but was unsuccessful in his attempts to bring silverware to the club…

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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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