Saturday, December 20, 2014
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Warrington Wolves

Laurent Frayssinous: I didn’t see that coming


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


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


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


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


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


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

Stefan Ratchford. ©RLPhotos

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 »

Video highlights: Bradford Bulls 34-28 Warrington Wolves


What to look out for 0’ – The home side try out a new idea, with stand-off Lee Gaskell and full-back Brett Kearney swapping positions. Luke George pulls out of the match day 17 at the last minute and is replaced by dropped Jamie Foster. 7’ – Warrington draw first blood through Anthony England, who powers his way over the ... Read More »

Match report: Bradford Bulls 34-28 Warrington Wolves


In a nutshell Bradford secured a stunning win on home turf against last season’s Grand Final runners-up. The Bulls are now off the foot of Super League. How it unfolded 0’ – The home side try out a new idea, with stand-off Lee Gaskell and full-back Brett Kearney swapping positions. Luke George pulls out of the match day 17 at ... Read More »

Video: Tony Smith compliments Doncaster


I spoke to Warrington head coach Tony Smith after his team secured their place in the Challenge Cup quarter-finals with a big win over Doncaster yesterday. Wolves were too good for the Championship side, who rested several players, running out convincing 68-0 winners. Warrington posted 30 points in the first half and piled on another 38 in the second period, ... Read More » Shop: Last Ordering Date for Free Pre-Xmas Delivery: 2pm Thursday 18th December!!