Championship Focus: Young players still looking for a 2021 club

The last 12 months have brought plenty of uncertainty to most people’s lives, and for a cluster of Rugby League players, that continues. Those concerned…

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Thornley wired for Super League return

Leigh Centurions centre Iain Thornley is eager to grab the Centurions’ unexpected shot back in Super League this year with both hands. John Duffy’s squad…

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Wigan really wanted me, says Bateman

John Bateman says he would encourage English players to follow his path into the NRL, but only once they’ve established themselves in Super League. Bateman…

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Championship Focus: Survival of the fittest

Gareth Walker ponders what lies ahead for non-Super League clubs if TV money disappears 2021 is perhaps the most crucial year for the future of…

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McManus hails heroic players

St Helens Chairman Eamonn McManus says Super League’s players should take significant credit for having helped to keep the sport going during a traumatic 2020…

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Blease plans for a post-Watson future

Ian Blease (pictured) is confident Salford can continue to progress in 2021, despite November’s unplanned coaching change at the club. Ian Watson’s departure to Huddersfield…

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All I want for Christmas…

Gareth Walker imagines some hypothetical festive wishes for each club ahead of 2021 Betfred Championship Batley Bulldogs – Get back to looking up rather than…

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Philbin targets Wolves response

Joe Philbin admits there has been a lot of “soul searching” at Warrington Wolves since the end of the season, but he believes an extended…

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Championship Focus: Joy on the Tyne

Gareth Walker looks at Newcastle’s Championship elevation and the implications for the four left behind. They were always the favourites in many people’s eyes and,…

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Betts delighted as Thunder are promoted

Newcastle Thunder Director of Rugby Denis Betts was delighted with the news last Thursday, that Thunder were the club selected out of five applicants to…

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