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Quartet to return for St Helens this weekend

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St Helens are set to welcome back a quartet of stars ahead of their trip to Catalan Dragons this weekend, as their injury-hit squad begins to take shape once again. Full-back Jonny Lomax is perhaps the most high profile name to come back into the fold for the Saints, with Tommy Makinson, Alex Walmsley and Willie Manu all looking like ... Read More »

Match preview: St Helens v Huddersfield Giants

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St Helens and Huddersfield will be looking to keep up the pace with leaders Leeds Rhinos tonight, as they lock horns in a hugely important Super League clash in front of the Sky cameras. The two sides had contrasting fortunes at Magic Weekend, with the Saints on the wrong end of a hammering from Warrington Wolves. And they will be ... Read More »

St Helens expecting Warrington Wolves to bite back

Paul-Wellens

St Helens captain Paul Wellens is expecting a tough test from Warrington Wolves when his team face them at the Magic Weekend on Sunday. Despite Saints beating Warrington in the opening round of the season, Wellens believes that Warrington possess a quality that should not be underestimated. “Warrington are always a threat, they are a fantastic side and I don’t ... Read More »

St Helens will put down Magic marker, says Paul Wellens

Paul-Wellens

St Helens star Paul Wellens has passionately called for his side to lay down a marker at the eighth annual Magic Weekend this Sunday, as they prepare to face bitter rivals Warrington Wolves in the final game of the blockbusting weekend. The Saints and the Wolves met in last year’s Magic Weekend, with the Saints suffering a heavy 48-22 at ... Read More »

Kyle Amor out for three months – as we told you FIRST!

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Internet readers will have become familiar with the story that St Helens forward Kyle Amor is out for three months due to an injury however, readers of League Express will have already learned of that story before it officially broke on Wednesday. That is because we featured an exclusive interview with the forward in our issue of League Express this ... Read More »

St Helens recall big hitters for Leeds Rhinos clash

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St Helens boss Nathan Brown has recalled most of his big hitters to his 19-man squad to face Leeds in the Tetley’s Challenge Cup on Saturday afternoon, after resting several key players for the defeat at Widnes on Easter Monday. The likes of James Roby, Kyle Amor and Luke Walsh are all back in contention to feature in what is ... Read More »

Bring back May Cup final, claims Jon WIlkin

Jon-Wilkin

St Helens forward Jon Wilkin admits he is keen for the Challenge Cup final to return to its old schedule, with the final taking place in May as opposed to the current date in August. The competition has been played out over a longer period of the season since 2005, with Hull winning the first Challenge Cup final to be ... Read More »

Jon Wilkin ready for huge Leeds test in Challenge Cup

Jon Wilkin

St Helens forward Jon Wilkin admits his side need to be ready for opponents Leeds Rhinos in Saturday’s colossal Tetley’s Challenge Cup tie, admitting they cannot take anything for granted despite their win earlier in the season. Saints edged a 14-10 thriller back in March thanks to a late Tommy Makinson try, but Wilkin believes that the Rhinos will raise ... Read More »

Match preview: St Helens v Wigan

A snapshot from last year's Saints v Wigan clash. ©RLPhotos

It is top of the table versus last year’s champions this lunchtime, as St Helens face Wigan in a colossal derby clash at Langtree Park. With the ground expected to be filled to capacity, it promises to be a special atmosphere as two of the best sides in Super League lock horns in a mouthwatering clash. However, the home side’s ... Read More »

Friday Flashback: Castleford v St helens

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The Friday Flashback is a weekly feature that takes Friday night’s televised game in the Super League, and asks our followers on Twitter for their favourite clashes between the two sides over the years. This week, we take a look at clashes between the two sides who currently occupy the top two spots in Super League 2014 – Castleford and St Helens. ... Read More »