Monday, October 20, 2014
Rugby League News

Rugby League News

TotalRL TV: We speak to Castleford’s Luke Dorn

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After a quite incredible 2014 season, Castleford Tigers full-back Luke Dorn sits down with us to discuss all things Cas – as well as plenty of other issues. Dorn discusses his thoughts on Castleford’s Daryl Clark winning the Steve Prescott Man of Steel award, the Super League Grand Final, and exactly what is in store for Castleford in 2015. To ... Read More »

Gold Coast fined $300,000 over cap breach; four other clubs fined

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NRL side Gold Coast Titans have been fined a staggering $300,000 – and slapped with a suspended penalty of four competition points being deducted – after a salary cap breach concerning one of their former players. The NRL integrity unit, which conducted the investigation into the breach, found that the Titans were paying former half-back Scott Prince “substantially” more than ... Read More »

Tomkins not coming back for a few years yet

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England full-back Sam Tomkins has warned Super League fans they shouldn’t expect to see him back in the division for a good few years yet – saying he’s very happy with the New Zealand Warriors. Ever since leaving for the NRL last season, talk has constantly been rife about whether Tomkins will one day return to Wigan, the club he ... Read More »

Rugby League World – The Grand Finals Issue

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Rugby League World issue 403 – ‘The Grand Finals Issue’ – is online now and in shops from Friday 17th October. Here’s a glimpse at what’s inside. The Super League Grand Final between St Helens and Wigan turned out to be one of the most controversial sporting events of the year. We have complete coverage of the match everyone is ... Read More »

Michael Monaghan: I can help Todd Carney

WELCOME ADDITION: New Dragons signing Todd Carney

Retiring Warrington hooker Michael Monaghan is excited about joining Catalan Dragons as an assistant coach and believes he can help Todd Carney thrive in Super League. Monaghan played the last game of his 14-year playing career in Warrington’s thrilling 16-12 play-off semi-final loss to Wigan. The 34-year-old has agreed to join Catalan as an assistant to Laurent Frayssinous for the ... Read More »

European Championship preview: France

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The International Rugby League programme kicks off this weekend, and at TotalRL.com, we’re supremely excited about internationals taking centre stage once again. But as well as the Four Nations – which actually begins next weekend – there’s the small matter of a European Championship tournament with potentially huge ramifications for the winner. It was announced yesterday that should Ireland or ... Read More »

Sheffield Eagles re-sign trio of stars

Sheffield Eagles have confirmed the re-signing of Jack Blagbrough, Connor Scott and Tom Ashton to one-year extensions. The trio all featured for the Eagles last term, and will be looking to further their experience in the first-team in 2015. Blagbrough was an off-season acquisition from Huddersfield Giants, and made 11 appearances including a memorable hat-trick from the front row in ... Read More »

Warrington Wolves trio sign new deals

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Warrington Wolves have extended the contracts of Ben Westwood, Gareth O’Brien and Kevin Penny after what has been another successful campaign. The three players have all signed one-year extensions with the club. Westwood and O’Brien have agreed deals until November 2016 with Penny taking up a one-year option until November 2015. International second rower Westwood signed for the club back ... Read More »

European Championship preview: Ireland

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The International Rugby League programme kicks off this weekend, and at TotalRL.com, we’re supremely excited about internationals taking centre stage once again. But as well as the Four Nations – which actually begins next weekend – there’s the small matter of a European Championship tournament with potentially huge ramifications for the winner. It was announced yesterday that should Ireland or ... Read More »