Micky Higham should be fit for Giants clash

Warrington Wolves hooker Micky Higham is confident he will be ready to face Huddersfield Giants this Sunday, despite sustaining facial injuries against Wigan last Thursday. The 33-year-old missed the final moments of the 4-12 defeat after clashing with Scott Taylor’s boot in a tackle, leaving him covered in blood from numerous wounds. However with a long turnaround before Sunday afternoon’s…

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Matty Russell in line to start against Giants

Gareth O’Brien could be dropped for Warrington’s trip to Huddersfield on Sunday after Wolves coach Tony Smith hinted that Matty Russell is in line for his first starting appearance. O’Brien struggled to make an impact during Warrington’s 12-4 defeat against Wigan last Thursday, while Russell did well after being introduced off the bench. Russell’s introduction prompted Stefan Ratchford to join…

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Video highlights: Warrington Wolves 4-12 Wigan Warriors

Extensive video highlights from Thursday’s Super League clash between Warrington Wolves and Wigan Warriors at the Halliwell-Jones Stadium. Read our brief match report here and check out Monday’s League Express for in-depth detail. 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…

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Rugby League Betting Guide: Warrington Wolves v Wigan Warriors

Warrington Wolves v Wigan Warriors Handicap: Warrington -8 What a mouth watering contest we have in store on Thursday night. By their own admission both sides have not been at their best this season, but they have the ability and players to produce special moments. This was evident in last season’s grand final, when Wigan came back from 16-2 to…

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The match of the season – but only for us!

Tonight we will see a Grand Final re-match. Warrington Wolves versus Wigan Warriors at the Halliwell Jones Stadium! Doesn’t it just get the blood tingling! Can the Wolves get their revenge for their Grand Final defeat last year? Can Wigan win without Sean O’Loughlin and Micky McIlorum? Will this be the night that Warrington’s young halfback Gareth O’Brien really comes…

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Match preview: Warrington Wolves v Wigan Warriors

It is a rerun of the 2013 Super League Grand Final tonight, as Warrington and Wigan lock horns once again in what promises to be a titanic tussle. It has been far from a perfect start for both sides so far in 2014, but the Wolves are on somewhat of a roll after recording three straight victories in as many…

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Warrington name 19-man squad for Wigan clash

Warrington head coach Tony Smith has named an unchanged 19-man squad for Thursday’s mouthwatering clash against Wigan Warriors, as they look to avenge last year’s Grand Final defeat. It is the first time the two sides have met since Wigan won 30-16 at Old Trafford last October, with the Wolves looking to capitalize on home advantage on Thursday night. And…

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Match report: Salford Red Devils 12-28 Warrington Wolves

In a nutshell How it unfolded First half: An early try from Chris Bridge set the Wolves on their way, before Micky Higham grabbed another to put the visitors 10-0 up. Salford were visibly struggling, and a third try came soon after, courtesy of Gene Ormsby. However the Red Devils gave themselves a sniff before the break, as a debut…

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