Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Wakefield Trinity Wildcats

Wildcats: Lauitiiti likely to extend Wakefield stay

Ali-Lauitiiti

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats have opened talks with Ali Lauitiiti about the veteran second-rower staying with the club for another year. Lauitiiti suffered a serious knee injury earlier in the season, but returned to the field against Widnes recently and made a strong contribution. The former Kiwi international, who turned 35 last week, joined Wakefield from Leeds in 2012. He is ... Read More »

Preview: Wakefield Trinity Wildcats chairman speaks to us

Michael Carter. ©wakefieldwildcats.co.uk

In Monday’s edition of League Express, we’ve an exclusive interview with Wakefield Trinity Wildcats chairman Michael Carter, where he tells us about his first  year in charge of the club. He talks to us about the future of the club in terms of a new ground, and just what it will take in order for the Wildcats to spend the ... Read More »

Milestones: Super League Round 21

Paul-Wellens

Round 21 of the 2014 Super League season got underway in dramatic fashion last night, as Leeds Rhinos and Castleford Tigers played out a stunning 24-24 draw. But there is still plenty of action left in the tank this weekend, as six more games take place – with some pivotal games in store. Bradford’s relegation to the Championship could be ... Read More »

Two changes for Wakefield Trinity Wildcats

Jarrod-Sammut

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats have been handed a major boost ahead of their trip to Catalan on Saturday, after captain Danny Kirmond returned to their squad for the trip across the Channel. Kirmond missed out against Widnes last Thursday due to injury, but he is the touring party for the game which could have a defining impact on the Wildcats’ position ... Read More »

Wakefield: Lyne signs Trinity contract extension

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Wakefield outside back Reece Lyne has committed his future to the Wildcats by signing a new three-year contract. The 21-year old still had over a year remaining on his current contract but has opted to extend his stay at the club. A former England Academy international, Lyne has been an impressive performer for the Wildcats in 2014 scoring eight tries ... Read More »

Video highlights: Wakefield Wildcats v Widnes Vikings

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Extensive video highlights from Thursday’s Super League round 20 clash between Wakefield Wildcats and Widnes Vikings. For in-depth analysis and statistics, buy a copy of today’s League Express newspaper. What do you think about this game? Discuss this, and many other Rugby League topics, on or free fans’ forum. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online ... Read More »

Wildcats sign Simon from Catalan Dragons

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Wakefield Trinity Wildcats have continued to build for 2015 with the signing of Mickael Simon on a two-year deal. The 27-year old prop becomes James Webster’s second acquisition for next season following the signing of Craig Hall from Hull KR. Standing at 6ft 2in tall and weighing over 16 stone, Simon will join the Wildcats for pre-season in November having ... Read More »

The Fab Five: Stars of the weekend

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It’s been another outstanding weekend of Rugby League action, with shocks, twists and surprises all across the country to seriously shake up the top three divisions. In Super League, the play-off race is well and truly alive after another defeat for Widnes – this time against one of their big rivals for the eight. And the Championship is hotting up ... Read More »

The race for Super League’s eighth place

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After Wakefield managed to overcome Widnes by a narrow margin on Thursday night, the race for eighth spot in Super League 2014 has been blown wide open. Four teams are seperated by just four points after Wakefield’s victory, with Salford six off Widnes – but still well and truly in the mix. A win for Hull Kingston Rovers at Leeds ... Read More »

Wildcats win opens up top-eight race

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats defeated Widnes Vikings 12-10 at the Rapid Solicitors Stadium tonight to move to within two points of the eighth-placed Vikings and opening up the race for eighth place with the prospect of a thrilling finish to the season. At half-time the Vikings led 0-4, having scored the only try of the game through Danny Tickle, who got ... Read More »