Friday, July 25, 2014
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Play Touch Rugby League hits the road

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The RFL will be showcasing their new initiative, Play Touch Rugby League, before three First Utility Super League and two Kingstone Press Championship matches over the next month. Inspired by the professionals, fans of all ages and abilities will have the opportunity to try out the new format of their favourite sport before each of the selected matches. After sampling ... Read More »

Match report: Canterbury 42-4 Cronulla

In a Nutshell: Canterbury score seven tries to record their highest-ever win over Cronulla. How it unfolded: The Sharks went into the contest without two key forwards in Paul Gallen (ankle injury) and Andrew Fifita (suspended) leaving the Bulldogs as firm favourites. It didn’t take them long to open the scoring with Frank Pritchard scoring in the corner after Trent ... Read More »

Scoreboard: Every Rugby League result

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First Utility Super League (click for reports) Bradford Bulls 18-66 Huddersfield Giants Castleford Tigers 19-16 Hull FC London Broncos 22-50 Wakefield Wildcats Wigan Warriors 34-20 Hull Kingston Rovers Leeds Rhinos 38-4 Widnes Vikings Salford Red Devils 12-28 Warrington Wolves St Helens 40-22 Catalan Dragons Tetley’s Challenge Cup Milford Marlins 10-18 Barrow Raiders Rochdale Hornets 76-4 Gloucestershire All-Golds Dewsbury Rams 76-10 ... Read More »

Super League standings after this weekend’s matches

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Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with Total Rugby League on the social media platform of your choice.                                             P   W  D     L     Diff    PTS 1 St Helens                         5     5     0     0 ... Read More »

Match report: Bradford Bulls 18-66 Huddersfield Giants

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In a nutshell Huddersfield Giants got their campaign back on track with a dominant performance over West Yorkshire rivals Bradford, who struggled to contain the Giants’ powerful and pacey backs. How it unfolded First half: In blustery conditions, Bradford fumble the kick-off and let the Giants in immediately, Scott Grix crossing to make it 4-0; the home side hit back ... Read More »

Rugby League Betting Guide: Who to back today (Sunday)

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Bradford V Huddersfield Handicap: Bradford +14 An interesting showdown between two teams with aspirations at either end of the table. After a 6 point deduction for entering administration, the Bulls’ main aim for the season has to be survival. Meanwhile, Huddersfield will be looking upwards and trying to repeat last season’s 1st place finish. However, they have made a rather ... Read More »

Match preview: Castleford Tigers v Hull FC

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Castleford Tigers will be looking to preserve their unbeaten start to Super League XIX this afternoon, as they face Hull FC at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle. The Tigers have recorded four wins from their first four games, including a dramatic 36-31 victory over Wigan last Sunday. They have recieved a welcome boost on the injury front too, with centre Jake Webster ... Read More »

Match report: Newcastle Knights 20-26 Canberra Raiders

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In a Nutshell Canberra Raiders gained their first win of the season, 26-20, over the Newcastle Knights in a thrilling game, aided by two tries by Jarrod Croker. How it unfolded First half: Jarrod Croker opens the scoring by pouncing on a sublime grubber from Jack Wighton in the 6th minute, Raiders lead 6-0; Knights hit back 10 minutes later ... Read More »

Richards stars as Tigers hammer Titans

In a Nutshell Former Wigan star Pat Richards scored two tries and kicked seven goals to help Wests Tigers to a resounding 42-12 victory over Gold Coast Titans How it unfolded Temperatures in South Queensland were close to 40 degrees, but the weather seemed to exhaust the home side far more than the Tigers. Richards scored the first try of ... Read More »

Professionals too strong for amateurs in Challenge Cup

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Results from the five Tetley’s Challenge Cup matches played so far this weekend, prior to Sunday’s games. Batley Bulldogs 52 Kells 4 Egremont Rangers 24 Oldham 42 Keighley Cougars 42 Wath Brow Hornets 0 Normanton Knights 12 Workington Town 38 Wigan St Patricks 6 Leigh Centurions 74 Full reports from every Challenge Cup match will feature in Monday’s edition of Rugby ... Read More »

Wests Tigers refute relocation story

The NRL’s Wests Tigers have denied the suggestion in an article Saturday’s Sydney Daily Telegraph that the club will be relocated to Perth. Wests Tigers CEO Grant Mayer said; “The Wests Tigers will not be relocating to Perth, or anywhere else for that matter. Our club is working with the NRL and club shareholders to ensure that our members, corporate ... Read More »

Match report: Sydney Roosters 56-4 Paramatta Eels

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In a nutshell The Sydney Roosters picked up their first win of 2014, as they thumped last years wooden spooners, the Paramatta Eels. How it unfolded First half: Anthony Minichiello opened the scoring, as he combined with Mitchell Pearce for the first try of the evening. Former Hull FC man Sam Moa then doubled the Roosters’ lead, as they charged ... Read More »