Tigers’ brilliance too much for Warrington

A dazzling spell of eight minutes in the first half, during which they scored four tries, was the key to victory for Castleford Tigers tonight at Warrington, helping them to secure a 22-30 victory at the Halliwell Jones Stadium. Warrington had taken  an early 6-0 lead through Andre Savelio, whose try was goaled by Declan Patton. But on 18 minutes…

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Castleford are the real deal in 2017, admits Joe Westerman

Warrington Wolves forward Joe Westerman has admitted that sees hometown club Castleford Tigers as a serious threat to the rest this season ahead of the Wolves’ clash with Daryl Powell’s side tonight. Westerman began his career at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle before moving onto Hull FC prior to joining Warrington in a six-figure transfer last year. And he insisted that under…

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Powell expecting stiff test for Castleford at Warrington on Friday

Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell has called on his side to prove they can fulfil their potential as a top-four side with a “challenging” trip to Warrington Wolves on Friday night. The Tigers will now play in front of the TV cameras on Friday night following the postponement of Wigan’s game against Widnes, as they look to make it back-to-back wins…

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Squad Watch: All the squads for Friday’s Super League games

Wigan v Widnes (8pm, Sky Sports) World champions Wigan have named an unchanged squad for Friday’s televised clash against Widnes Vikings. Coach Shaun Wane confirmed at Tuesday’s press conference that he would bring Willie Isa into his 17 for the game, but aside from that, it seems like he will make minimal changes. Widnes are without Tom Gilmore alongside regular…

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Westerman keen to show his worth to watching Wayne Bennett

Warrington Wolves forward Joe Westerman has admitted Saturday’s World Club Series game against Brisbane is an ideal opportunity to show his worth to watching England and Broncos coach Wayne Bennett. Westerman has not been in the England fold since 2014, but having only missed two games throughout the whole of last season, he is eyeing up Saturday night as an…

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VIDEO: Warrington have to be a “hell of a lot better” on Saturday, says Savelio

Warrington forward Andre Savelio has insisted that the Wolves will have to be a “hell of a lot better” if they are to pick up their first win of the season against Brisbane Broncos in Saturday’s World Club Series clash. The Wolves head into Saturday night’s game looking to register Super League’s first victory in seven attempts in the World…

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Kevin Brown to make Warrington debut in World Club Series

England half-back Kevin Brown is set to hand Warrington a timely boost by returning from injury in time to make his debut for the Wolves this Saturday against Brisbane in the World Club Series. The former Widnes captain missed the Wolves’ pre-season friendlies and last Saturday’s opening Betfred Super League match against Catalans Dragons with a hamstring injury but is…

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Dragons shock Wolves in Perpignan but suffer Yaha injury blow

Catalans Dragons secured an important 20-12 win over Warrington Wolves in Perpignan today to secure a winning start to the Super League season, securing the result with a late try by debutant Brayden Williame, although they were also hit by what looked like a serious leg injury to Fouad Yaha in the first half. In a tight contest in cold…

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Catalans v Warrington: Three big talking points for each side ahead of 2017

As part of the run-up to Super League 2017, we’ll be posing three big talking points surrounding each of the 12 sides as they kick their campaigns off this weekend. Here’s a look at Saturday’s game in the south of France between Catalans and Warrington. Catalans Is the French project finally starting to bear fruit? Laurent Frayssinous fielded 13 French players in…

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