Thursday, October 2, 2014
Rugby League News

Rugby League News

Match report: South Sydney 14-15 Canterbury Bulldogs

Trent Hodkinson celebrates landing the winning field goal. ©Action

In a nutshell Trent Hodkinson landed his second decisive field-goal in as many weeks to earn the Bulldogs two points in front of over 40,000 spectators at the ANZ Stadium. Click any of the below thumbnails to launch an image gallery. How it unfolded 31’ – Adam Reynolds slots a penalty goal to open the scores: 2-0. 36’ – Sam ... Read More »

Daryl Powell focusing solely on Castleford Tigers performance

Cas coach Daryl Powell. ©RLPhotos

Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell insists he is only focusing on his own side’s performance this afternoon, as they gear up to face an out-of-sorts Wakefield Trinity Wildcats side. The two local rivals have had contrasting starts to the season; whilst the Tigers are challenging at the top of Super League, only Bradford’s points deduction is keeping the Wildcats ... Read More »

Richard Agar excited for derby challenge against Castleford


Wakefield Trinity Wildcats head coach Richard Agar admits he is excited about the prospect of facing local rivals Castleford this afternoon, admitting there is plenty at stake for both sides. The Tigers are flying high at the top of Super League, whilst the Wildcats are languishing down at the wrong end of the ladder. However, Agar hopes the derby atmosphere ... Read More »

Opinion: It is time for Championship recognition


Is it time to re-introduce representative rugby for the Kingstone Press Championships? Leading coaches John Kear, Paul Rowley and Mark Aston thought so in an excellent recent edition of Super League TV’s On Report programme. The notion of representative Rugby League being re-introduced in the Championship is not a new one. Both Rowley and then Featherstone coach Daryl Powell have ... Read More »

Pat Richards in line to make State of Origin debut

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At the age of 32, former Wigan Warriors favourite Pat Richards is line for a sensational State of Origin debut this year, according to reports in Australia. Having spent the last eight years at Wigan – winning every honour available to him in the English club game – Richards has been a revelation since heading back to Australia, with the ... Read More »