Evalds hat-trick sees Salford into seven heaven

Niall Evalds recorded a hat-trick as Salford Red Devils cruised past Warrington Wolves 38-12 for the seventh successive win. Jake Bibby, Evalds and Junior Sa’u put Salford in cruise control within 25 minutes, as they started the game how they finished Friday’s demolition of Catalans Dragons. Warrington’s task was made even harder shortly before the break as Ben Jullien was…

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Clinical Leeds dispose of woeful Warrington

Leeds Rhinos brushed aside Warrington Wolves as they eased to a 40-0 triumph. Tony Smith’s side were atrocious in large spells, with their second-half performance particularly underwhelming as Leeds ran in 28 points. Matt Parcell and Liam Sutcliffe handed Leeds a 12-0 half-time lead. But they put the game to bed in the second-half, with Parcell bagging a second, Jamie…

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Talking points ahead of Friday’s Super League action

Do Widnes stand any chance against the league leaders? On paper, it looks a daunting task for Widnes at Castleford this evening. There’s no Joe Mellor, no Tom Gilmore, Rangi Chase is ineligible.. long story short, they are doing it tough with injuries as things stand. Therefore, the prospect of going to face the league leaders at a ground where…

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SQUAD NEWS: All the team news for Friday’s Super League action

Castleford v Widnes Daryl Powell makes three changes to his squad for Friday’s game against Widnes. Alex Foster, Junior Moors and Jake Webster are all rested, with Joel Monaghan, Ben Roberts and Kevin Larroyer all coming into the fray. Chris Bridge is a notable returnee for Widnes, but there is still no Joe Mellor or Tom Gilmore. Castleford squad: Hardaker,…

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Stefan Ratchford signs new deal with Warrington Wolves

Warrington Wolves have announced that England international Stefan Ratchford has agreed a new two-year deal with the club until the end of the 2020 season. The 28-year-old made his debut for Warrington in 2012 having began his career with Salford Red Devils. He has gone on to make 160 appearances to date, totalling 550 points including 160 goals and helping the club…

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Wigan and Warrington earn ‘Marvellous’ draw

Wigan Warriors and Warrington Wolves brought the first day of the Magic Weekend to a close with a hard fought 24-24 draw at St James’ Park in Newcastle today. And the result was determined by a superb try by Wigan winger Joe Burgess in the final minute of the game, when he caught a high kick by his skipper Sean…

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Talking points for day one of the 2017 Magic Weekend

The Rangi Chase impact.. There’s little doubting what the biggest story is in the opening game of Magic Weekend. Rangi Chase’s exit from Castleford was confirmed on Monday but surely few would have imagined he would end up at Widnes. He gets an immediate chance to show Vikings fans what he can do on Saturday – and as a former…

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SQUAD NEWS: All the teams for Saturday at Magic Weekend

Wakefield v Widnes (2:30pm) Wakefield coach Chris Chester makes three changes to his squad that beat Dewsbury in the Challenge Cup as Craig Huby, Ben Jones-Bishop and Danny Kirmond all return. They replace Jordan Crowther, Ashley Gibson and Anthony Walker.   Rangi Chase could be set for his Widnes debut after being named in Widnes’ 19-man squad for the opening…

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