Friday, August 1, 2014
Rugby League News

Rugby League News

Tony Smith: I’m not going anywhere

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Warrington boss Tony Smith has denied rumours he is set to join NRL outfit St George-Illawarra Dragons in a coaching role, but admitted he is still in talks over his future with Wolves owner Simon Moran. The Australian played for both St George and the Illawarra Steelers before their merger and older brother Brian spent four years in charge there ... Read More »

Cummins could be coach of the year, says Tony Smith

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Warrington Wolves head coach Tony Smith has paid tribute to Bradford boss Francis Cummins, insisting he should be a leading contender for Super League’s coach of the year accolade – regardless of whether the Bulls stay up. Cummins has faced major traumas during his first two seasons in charge of the Bulls, with numerous financial sagas often overshadowing the work ... Read More »

Featherstone Rovers sign Huddersfield Giants winger Blackmore

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Out of contract Huddersfield Giants winger Ben Blackmore has joined Featherstone Rovers for an undisclosed fee. The 21-year-old, who has made just one Super League appearance in 2014, impressed the Rovers while on dual registration duty with Batley Bulldogs, as Giants director Richard Thewlis explained: “Ben played for the Bulldogs at the weekend and impressed his opponents immensely to the ... Read More »

Grima makes first signing as Broncos coach

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London Broncos have announced the re-signing of Jonathan Wallace on a two-year deal. The 19-year-old Malta international has played six Super League games so far this season after making his first-team debut against Wigan. “I’m delighted to confirm Jonathan as my first signing at the club,” said Grima. “He’s played six Super League games so far this season and has ... Read More »

Ryan Brierley: We won’t let unbeaten record go lightly

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Leigh Centurions will not be giving up their 16-match winning run without a fight when they take on Leeds Rhinos in their Challenge Cup quarter-final tie at Headingley Carnegie Stadium on Friday (8.00pm), according to in-form half-back Ryan Brierley. The Centurions are unbeaten in all competitions in 2014 and Brierley is looking forward to putting his and his team’s talents ... Read More »