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Are Warrington closing in on the signing of Kevin Brown?

Are Warrington closing in on the signing of Kevin Brown?

It would rank as one of the most shocking signings of the off-season so far: reports in Australia have emerged suggesting that Widnes captain Kevin Brown is set for a sensational switch to Warrington Wolves. TotalRL understands that Brown’s name

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Season Preview: Where next for Widnes Vikings?

Season Preview: Where next for Widnes Vikings?

Last week, League Express published this article by journalist Matthew Shaw, previewing 2017 for the Widnes Vikings with their head coach Denis Betts. Every week, League Express will have previews like this from a club in Super League, the Championship

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Vikings coaching trio sign new contracts

Vikings coaching trio sign new contracts

Widnes Vikings have confirmed that Mick Cassidy, Brett Hodgson and Dave Banks have all signed two-year contract extensions with the club. Cassidy and Banks have been long-term members of Denis Betts’ backroom staff, while Hodgson has been a part of

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Craven free to leave Widnes

Craven free to leave Widnes

Danny Craven has been told he can leave Widnes Vikings, Denis Betts has confirmed. The utility back has been heavily linked with a move away from the club, with London Broncos and Halifax both previously interested in signing the 25-year-old.

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Widnes launch new kit for 2017

Widnes launch new kit for 2017

Widnes Vikings have become the latest Super League club to launch their new kit for next season, and it’s set to become a hit with the fans. Going down the retro route, the club’s new strip is inspired by the club’s

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Buchanan: Widnes can be a force

Buchanan: Widnes can be a force

Jack Buchanan believes Widnes Vikings have all the ingredients to become one of Super League’s elite clubs. The Vikings approach 2017 following their best Super League finish since 2002, a seventh-placed return which saw their gradual progression continue. Denis Betts

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Widnes reveal squad numbers for 2017

Widnes reveal squad numbers for 2017

Jack Buchanan and Matt Whitley have been handed starting jerseys for the 2017 season. The forward duo were key components in Widnes’ seventh-placed finish last season, and the two have been rewarded with upgraded jerseys for 2017. Buchanan joined the

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Sa and Flynn released by Widnes

Sa and Flynn released by Widnes

Setaimata Sa and Paddy Flynn have departed Widnes Vikings. Sa, who only joined the club from Hull FC ahead of the 2016 season, is set to return home following six seasons in Super League. He joined Catalans in 2010 and spent

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‘Starstruck’ Whitley pinching himself after incredible year

‘Starstruck’ Whitley pinching himself after incredible year

Just eight months ago, Matt Whitley was an unknown quantity in Super League. With just a handful of first-grade games to his name, the 20-year-old was preparing for a season of hard work away from the Super League scene as

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Stefan Marsh ruled out for the season

Stefan Marsh ruled out for the season

Widnes Vikings have ruled out winger Stefan Marsh for the remainder of the season. Denis Betts head coach said: “We’re assessing him this week but the early signs mean he will definitely miss the rest of this year. “We’re still

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