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RFL and BBC agree new Challenge Cup deal

RFL and BBC agree new Challenge Cup deal

The RFL and BBC have agreed a deal that will see the broadcaster continue to televise the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup and highlights of the First Utility Super League until 2020. The deal ensures that the Challenge Cup final will continue

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Betts hails playmaker Brown

Kevin Brown was back to his best in Widnes’ 48-12 hammering of Sheffield at the weekend. Brown, the key figure in the Vikings ranks for several years, has struggled with injury over recent weeks, but unearthed his devastating ability against

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Sa to become a Viking

Sa to become a Viking

Widnes Vikings have confirmed the signing of Hull FC centre Setaimata Sa for the 2016 season. Sa has made 13 Super League appearances this season, scoring three tries, and is currently in his second year at Hull FC. He has

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Betts full of praise for Halifax

Denis Betts was full of praise for Halifax after his side’s 14-0 victory at The Shay. The Championship part-timers proved to be a stern test for the Vikings, who were kept pointless in the first-half and held a narrow 4-0

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Betts resigned to bottom four finish

Betts resigned to bottom four finish

Widnes Vikings head coach, Dennis Betts accepted that the Vikings are set for the middle eights, after their 34-20 defeat to Castleford. Denny Solomona’s hat-trick put the Vikings to the sword, and Betts admitted that they now face an uphill

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Gore and Hulme to leave Vikings

Gore and Hulme to leave Vikings

Widnes Vikings have announced the impending departure of Grant Gore and Declan Hulme at the end of the 2015 season, and Widnes coach Denis Betts has paid tribute to both players. “I would like thank both Grant and Dec for their

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Lineham hat-trick powers Hull into top eight

Lineham hat-trick powers Hull into top eight

A hat-trick from Hull FC winger Tom Lineham saw Hull recover from a 12-0 deficit tonight at Widnes Vikings, as they emerged triumphant 12-25 at the Select Security Stadium and moved into seventh place in the Super League table. The

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Ah Van commits to Vikings

Ah Van commits to Vikings

Widnes Vikings have secured the services of winger Patrick Ah Van for another season after he signed a one-year extension. Samoan international Ah Van’s deal was due to expire at the end of the season, but he has now committed

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Vikings open Magic Weekend with victory over Red Devils

Vikings open Magic Weekend with victory over Red Devils

Referee James Child created the biggest talking point from the opening game of the Magic Weekend, when he dismissed Darrell Griffin after 39 minutes for a reckless high tackle on young Widnes forward Matt Whitley. The Vikings were 20-4 ahead

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Brown anticipating Magic battle with Salford

Brown anticipating Magic battle with Salford

Widnes Vikings captain Kevin Brown is ready to renew his side’s fresh rivalry with Salford Red Devils on Saturday afternoon (2.30pm) in the Magic Weekend opener at St James’ Park, Newcastle. Brown, who was appointed captain in 2015, believes a duel

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