Friday, July 25, 2014
Rugby League News

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats

Cockayne relishing Wakefield reunion

Cockayne pictured in his Wakefield days. ©RLPhotos

Hull KR winger Ben Cockayne says he’s excited to be playing against former club Wakefield Wildcats this weekend, but claims it’s going to be difficult to take the points off them. “I’m pretty excited about it,” the TotalRL.com columnist told the Rovers’ official website. “It’ll be a tough old test for us though as Wakefield seem to be coming into ... Read More »

Lucas Walshaw suffers horrific injury

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Dewsbury’s on loan forward Lucas Walshaw was on the receiving end of a gruesome injury last weekend, as he bit off part of his own tongue. The 21-year-old – who is on loan from Wakefield – suffered the injury in the opening exchanges of the Rams’ clash against Sheffield last Sunday. Coach Glenn Morrison confirmed that Walshaw has returned to ... Read More »

Kyle Trout joins Batley on loan

Former Wakefield coach Richard Agar. ©RLPhotos

Wildcats forward, Kyle Trout has joined Batley Bulldogs on an initial one-month loan deal. The 23-year old has played once in 2014 having made 21 Super League appearances in all for the club. Trout is the second player to leave the club on loan this week with 23-year old hooker, Matty Wildie joining Doncaster, also for a month.  There is ... Read More »

Challenge Cup still matters for Mathers and Wakefield

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Wakefield full-back Richard Mathers insists the Challenge Cup is still “massive”, despite the threat of relegation hanging over the Wildcats’ heads this season. Mathers, who has won the Cup twice previously with Warrington in 2009 and 2010, is desperate to lift the trophy with his current Wakefield team-mates. “I’ve got some fantastic memories of playing in the Challenge Cup, and ... 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 »

Video: Jarrod Sammut on Bulls past, Wakefield future

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In a revealing interview with Super League TV, Wakefield star Jarrod Sammut discusses his heartache at leaving cash-strapped Bradford Bulls, how his new team mates have helped him settle at Wakefield and his hopes for the future with the Wildcats. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World ... 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 »

Andy Raleigh set to return for Wakefield Wildcats

Former Wakefield coach Richard Agar. ©RLPhotos

Wakefield have recalled prop Andy Raleigh into their 19-man squad this weekend, as they host top of the league St Helens. The prop has been missing since pulling out of the team the day before the trip to Wigan Warriors with a hamstring injury but is back in contention for Sunday’s meeting with the unbeaten league leaders at the Rapid ... Read More »