Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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Wakefield Trinity Wildcats need to keep improving, says Agar

Former Wakefield coach Richard Agar. ©RLPhotos

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats head coach Richard Agar admits his side must keep improving if they are to avoid relegation this season, as they face a potentially huge clash against London this weekend. The Wildcats and the Broncos were the two teams tipped to struggle at the beginning of the campaign – and they only have one victory between them so ... Read More »

Two return for Wakefield Wildcats ahead of London clash

Former Wakefield coach Richard Agar. ©RLPhotos

The Wakefield Wildcats have been boosted by the return of two key stars, as they look to make it back-to-back wins this weekend against London. After their crushing victory over the Catalan Dragons last time out, their trip to the capital looks set to be a vital clash, as the relegation battle begins to take early shape across the division. ... Read More »

Richard Agar: Get used to loan deals


Wakefield coach Richard Agar believes the current trend of Super League players going out on loan will only grow. There are currently 18 top-tier players involved in loan deals and Agar believes it is the most effective way of giving fringe players vital first-team experience. “Sometimes players can look at it from a slightly negative angle that they are being ... Read More »

I thought I’d shaken Sammut off, says Scruton

Nick Scruton is now a Wakefield player. ©RLPhotos

Wakefield prop Nick Scruton claims the Wildcats will be a force this year once their raft of new signings gel. The former Bradford and Leeds prop, 29, made his debut for his new side in their 56-14 thrashing of Catalan Dragons on Sunday, less than a week after signing his contract. “The squad here is good. We are struggling to ... Read More »

Video highlights: Wakefield Wildcats 56-14 Catalan Dragons


Extensive video highlights from Sunday’s Super League round four fixture between Wakefield Wildcats and Catalan Dragons at the Rapid Solicitors Stadium. Click here to read our match report. After the game, we spoke to coaches Richard Agar and Laurent Frayssinous, click their names to see video interviews. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of ... Read More »

Video: Richard Agar still looking for improvement

Former Wakefield coach Richard Agar. ©RLPhotos

We speak to Wakefield Wildcats coach Richard Agar following his side’s 56-14 thrashing of Catalan Dragons yesterday. Click here to read our full report of the match. Wakefield head coach Richard Agar was pleased after his Wildcats spanked Catalans 56-14 but believes the side can get better as the season goes on. Agar said he was impressed by the performances ... Read More »

Match report: Wakefield Wildcats 56-14 Catalan Dragons


In a nutshell A thoroughly dominant first-half performance, which featured five tries and six goals, helped Wakefield register their first points of the season in thrilling fashion, brushing aside Catalan Dragons 56-14. The French side, without 11 senior players, looked extremely poor in comparison and are now among the favourites for relegation. How it unfolded First half: Error-strewn opening exchanges; ... Read More »

Super League preview: Wakefield Wildcats V Catalan Dragons


This afternoon, Wakefield host Catalan Dragons in what could certainly be seen as a relegation four-pointer. Indeed, both sides are yet to register their first points of the 2014 campaign and have been convincingly beaten in every appearance so far. To say they are in such a similar position, though, there seems only one way this match can go. Catalan ... Read More »

Two-day delay on Harry Siejka arrival

Harry Siejka in his NRL days. ©ActionPhotos

New Wakefield signing Harry Siejka has been ruled out of making his Wildcats debut on Sunday after his flight from Australia was delayed. The 22-year-old former schoolboy international had his visa application accepted on Wednesday and was due to arrive in the country on Thursday. However, he is now set to meet up with his new team-mates on Saturday following ... Read More »