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Widnes seek replacement for Ottio, but Page not on Betts’ wishlist

Widnes seek replacement for Ottio, but Page not on Betts’ wishlist Updated

Denis Betts has confirmed Widnes are looking for a replacement for Kato Ottio. Ottio tragically passed away aged 23, a matter of days before he was due to fly over to the UK to link up with the Vikings after

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Widnes star Burke ready to make amends after difficult 2017

Widnes star Burke ready to make amends after difficult 2017

Widnes Vikings forward Greg Burke is determined to repay the club after a turbulent year. A troublesome ankle problem hindered the prop all year, which resulted in a loss of form. The 24-year-old admitted he felt like he had let

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Widnes Vikings sign PNG international Stanton Albert

Widnes Vikings sign PNG international Stanton Albert

Widnes Vikings have signed powerhouse Papua New Guinea prop, Stanton Albert. The highly-rated ONG international joins the Vikings from PNG Hunters – where he will link up with brother Wellington, who has also signed for Widnes this year. Stanton joins

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Your Strongest Side: How we think Widnes could line up for the new season

Your Strongest Side: How we think Widnes could line up for the new season Updated

As part of TotalRL’s buildup to the new Super League season, we’re going to be taking a closer look at every one of the 12 clubs in the top flight this season and weighing up what their best side looks

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Widnes create crowdfunding page to support family of Kato Ottio

Widnes create crowdfunding page to support family of Kato Ottio Updated

Super League side Widnes Vikings have created a crowdfunding page to try and raise £5,000 for the family of Kato Ottio following the player’s sudden death earlier this week. At the time of writing, that target was well on the

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COLUMN | Widnes’ youngsters threaten to propel the Vikings to new heights

COLUMN | Widnes’ youngsters threaten to propel the Vikings to new heights

Widnes offered fans a glimpse into the future during their recent pre-season match with Warrington. And what the Vikings fans witnessed was remarkably encouraging. Denis Betts named a side with an average age of 21 for the club’s match with

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Widnes confirm they had “genuine interest” to sell their Super League license this year

Widnes confirm they had “genuine interest” to sell their Super League license this year

Widnes Vikings did have “genuine interest” from parties interested in buying their Super League licence and relocating them earlier this season. That’s according to the club’s chief executive, James Rule, who told League Express that there were legitimate offers from

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Widnes come out in support of LBGT charity

Widnes come out in support of LBGT charity

Widnes Vikings have joined forces with LGBT charity Stonewall. In a significant move, the Vikings have become the first Super League club to come out in support of the LGBT community and have partnered up with the organisation behind the

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Widnes Vikings to become latest side to launch Women’s team

Widnes Vikings to become latest side to launch Women’s team

Widnes Vikings have revealed that they plan on becoming the latest side to create a Women’s Super League team. The Vikings, in partnership with the Vikings Sports Foundation, are spearheading plans to encourage increased engagement in the game, by delivering

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Scout Report: Will Matthews

Scout Report: Will Matthews

Our man Down Under, Andrew Ferguson, gives us the lowdown on Widnes’ new signing, Will Matthews. Factfile Name: Will Matthews DOB: March 30, 1988 – 29-years-old Height: 186cm – 6’1 Weight 105kg – 16st 5 Position: Second-row/loose-forward Profile Will Matthews

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