Thursday, September 18, 2014
Rugby League News

Rugby League News

Comment: Great Britain must return, but with one condition


Freelance Rugby League journalist Ben Giles believes the Great Britain squad should contain a minimum of 12 non-English players… If Great Britain were to return for tours and therefore become a carrot for the home nations players, a proviso should be put in place to increase both the appeal of the British side, and the chances of home nations stars ... Read More »

Opinion: Should Rugby League’s charge-down rule be amended?


Freelance Rugby League journalist Ben Giles believes the charge-down rule needs changing – read his thoughts and let us know if you agree… Time and again this season we have witnessed poor positioning by a playmaker, resulting in a rushed kick that is charge down by an eager defender. The result? Often another set for the attacking side who regain ... Read More »

Opinion: Another Super League dream team


In response to a feature published on this website yesterday, League Express and TotalRL senior reporter Aaron Bower picks his own Super League Dream Team based on this season alone… Full-back Zak Hardaker Leeds Rhinos Why? Like my esteemed colleague, it’s hard to leave Hardaker out of any team we are calling a ‘Dream Team’. More metres than any other ... Read More »

Salford are improving, warns captain Adrian Morley

Adrian Morley

Salford Red Devils captain Adrian Morley will lead his team out at the highly-anticipated Magic Weekend on Saturday with every intention of claiming the two points against Widnes Vikings. The Red Devils won the same fixture last year but their form in 2014 has been inconsistent. Morley, though, wants his ever-improving team to claim the spoils against the Vikings. “We ... Read More »

Wigan Warriors star George Williams signs new deal

George Williams in action for Wigan against New Zealand Warriors. ©Photosport

Wigan Warriors teen sensation George Williams has signed a new long-term contract with the club, tying himself down for the next four years as Wigan continue to plan heavily for the future. 19 year old Williams is widely regarded as one on the hottest properties in the game. The highly rated Half Back joined the Club’s Scholarship system four years ... Read More »

Bradford Bulls to sign New Zealand Warriors duo

Former Leeds youngster Baldwinson is heading back home. (C) RLPhotos

Bradford Bulls have further boosted their squad in the fight to avoid relegation, as they are set to sign New Zealand Warriors duo Jordan Baldwinson and Mason Tonks on loan until the rest of the season. The duo signed for the Warriors from Leeds Rhinos last season with the intention of becoming the latest English stars to crack the NRL, ... Read More »