Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Warrington Wolves

Video: Wolves players reflect on Saints win

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In the closing game of 2014 Magic Weekend, and in quite anti-climactic fashion, Warrington Wolves pulled apart St Helens to avenge their early season defeat. After the match, key players Stefan Ratchford, Chris Hill and Matty Russell offered their views. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World ... Read More »

Match report: Warrington Wolves 41-24 St Helens

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In a nusthell In a somewhat anti-climactic conclusion to 2014’s Magic Weekend, Warrington dominated St Helens to avenge their defeat in the opening game of the season. How it unfolded 8′ – Gene Ormsby try; Chris Bridge missed goal (0/1): 4-0 9′ – Rhys Evans try; Chris Bridge missed goal (0/2): 8-0 21′ – Chris Hill try; Chris Bridge goal ... Read More »

Video highlights: Warrington Wolves 42-10 Catalan Dragons

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Catalan winger Michael Oldfield almost scored in the 15th minute after great work by Leon Pryce, but he was just pushed into touch by Matty Russell. Warrington went down to the other end of the pitch, and after good work by Gene Ormsby the ball was moved quickly to the right for Joel Monaghan to open the scoring. Chris Bridge ... Read More »

Laurent Frayssinous: I didn’t see that coming

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Catalan head coach Laurent Frayssinous has lamented his team’s terrible performance against Warrington on Friday and revealed he had no inkling the woeful display was on the cards. The Dragons have been solid in recent weeks, winning their last four matches in a row, but failed to turn up at the Halliwell Jones Stadium. A disappointed Frayssinous said the Dragons ... Read More »

Tony Smith hails Wolves’ kicking game

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Warrington head coach Tony Smith has praised his side’s kicking game and the influence of the halves Stefan Ratchford and Chris Bridge in last week’s 42-10 smashing of Catalan Dragons. Smith is hoping his side continues to improve after an inconsistent start to the season. Warrington were far too good for the Dragons, who were abysmal in Friday’s night match. ... Read More »

Match report: Warrington Wolves 42-10 Catalan Dragons

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In a nutshell The Wolves were far too strong for the Catalan Dragons tonight at the Halliwell Jones Stadium tonight, leading 24-0 at half-time and pulling further away in the second half. How it unfolded Catalan winger Michael Oldfield almost scored in the 15th minute after great work by Leon Pryce, but he was just pushed into touch by Matty ... Read More »

Match preview: Warrington Wolves v Catalan Dragons

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An out-of-sorts Warrington side will be looking to avoid another shock defeat tonight, as they take on a resurgent Catalan Dragons live in front of the Sky cameras. After coming up short against relegation-threatened Bradford last time out, they will desperate to start heading up the table by beating the French outfit at the Halliwell Jones Stadium The big news ... Read More »

Brad Dwyer signs again for Wolves

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Warrington Wolves hooker Brad Dwyer has agreed a two-year deal to keep him at the club until November 2016. Dwyer, 21, who made his first-team debut in March 2012, and has since made 14 appearances, including two to date this season, has experienced spells out on loan, most recently with Huddersfield Giants last season, and on dual-registration with Swinton Lions. ... Read More »

Interview: Meet the Monaghan brothers

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Michael and Joel Monaghan have been stand-outs since arriving in Super League. But if it wasn’t for chance, and an unfortunate incident, neither would have ended up at Warrington. Rugby League World magazine recounts the tale… They are as tight as can be. Brothers who were born just two years apart and each followed their dreams in Rugby League across ... Read More »

Off the field interview: Stefan Ratchford

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What would your last meal on Earth be? I’d probably be a bit boring and go for a steak. A big fillet with peppercorn sauce and some green beans and carrots. Maybe some sweet potato fries, too. I have it cooked medium rare. I’d wash it down with a glass of white wine or two, then go onto the Jack ... Read More »