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Betts lands new deal with Widnes and England assistant job

Betts lands new deal with Widnes and England assistant job

Widnes Vikings coach Denis Betts has signed a new contract with the club – and has been named as the new England assistant coach. Betts has committed to the Vikings until the end of the 2019 season and in another

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Key Widnes duo ruled out through injury

Key Widnes duo ruled out through injury

Widnes Vikings will be without captain Kevin Brown and centre Chris Bridge for two to three weeks after they picked up injuries in last week’s defeat to Warrington. Both players limped off during their bitterly disappointing display against their local

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Sa questions Widnes’ team ethic

Sa questions Widnes’ team ethic

Setaimata Sa believes Widnes have stopped playing as a team over recent weeks. Their heavy defeat to Warrington on Friday was their fifth consecutive Super League reverse and a tough one to take for all involved. It was another disappointing

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Widnes face nervous wait on injured duo

Widnes face nervous wait on injured duo

Denis Betts is awaiting injury updates on Kevin Brown and Chris Bridge as the two both limped off during Widnes’ disappointing defeat to Warrington. Brown was forced off late on with an ankle problem and was seen leaving the stadium

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Warrington hit Super League summit after thrashing sorry Widnes

Warrington hit Super League summit after thrashing sorry Widnes

Warrington Wolves rediscovered their scintillating best form as they thrashed local rivals Widnes 48-16. An ultimate team performance saw the Wolves rid any doubt that they can’t play without influential halfback Chris Sandow as they scored eight tries against Denis

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Widnes’ current conundrum

Widnes’ current conundrum

The old cliche says that sport is a results based business, and more often than not, that is the case. But determining success purely on results can be dangerous to the well-being of athletes and coaches alike, especially when results

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Five things to watch for in Super League this weekend

Five things to watch for in Super League this weekend

The return of Jonny Lomax.. and some other Saints stars The headline news for St Helens this weekend is the return of Jonny Lomax, with TotalRL understanding he WILL play for the Saints tonight against Leeds Rhinos, his first appearance

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Johnstone signs new terms at Widnes

Johnstone signs new terms at Widnes

Young half-back Jordan Johnstone has signed a new two-year senior deal with Widnes. Cumbrian Johnstone made his Super League debut against Catalans Dragons earlier this month and scored in the club’s recent Challenge Cup victory over Rochdale. “These past couple

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Gerrard injury could be a season ender

Gerrard injury could be a season ender

Widnes Vikings could be without Alex Gerrard for the rest of the season, Denis Betts has revealed. The 24-year-old forward, who has been a notable performer at the Vikings this year, has been struggling with a knee issue throughout the

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Betts blasts ‘atrocious’ tackle on young star

Betts blasts ‘atrocious’ tackle on young star

Denis Betts was left fuming following a dangerous tackle on rookie pivot Jordan Johnstone during Widnes’ comfortable Challenge Cup victory over Rochdale. Johnstone was taken off after a shot from Rochdale forward Jo Taira, an incident which saw him given

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