Talking Rugby League: NRL unlikely to bite at this tasty morsel

Is there anything in the NRL story? Last week the Sky News website ran a story suggesting that the NRL was in talks to buy…

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2020 Season Review: Hull FC

Five things we learned from Hull FC’s season 1: Hull FC owner Adam Pearson is an unsentimental character. He always had a strong relationship with…

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IRL appoints Kazandjian as Secretary-General

Danny Kazandjian has been appointed the Secretary-General of International Rugby League with immediate effect after previously having been employed as the organisation’s Global Operations Manager….

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James Graham: That’s the way to end a career

League Express editor Martyn Sadler celebrates James Graham’s Grand Final achievement The 2020 Grand Final was already a contender for being the most memorable Grand…

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A wonderful event, but does the world know?

Talking Rugby League with League Express Editor Martyn Sadler The final seconds of the Super League Grand Final were surely what great sport is all…

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Greg Dyke goes in to bat for York

Talking Rugby League with League Express editor, Martyn Sadler Last week we revealed that York City Knights had come first in our Readers’ Poll that…

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The man who’ll decide who’s in Super League in 2021

Talking Rugby League – Martyn Sadler’s League Express column – Mon 16th Nov 2020 Until last week I had never heard of Lord Jonathan Caine…

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Who should Salford appoint as their new coach?

It was a shock to learn on Monday that Ian Watson would be leaving Salford to join Huddersfield Giants. I have an admitted soft spot…

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Talking Rugby League: Is private equity right for Super League?

Some time ago the Rugby Union Premiership was effectively sold to CV Partners, a private equity company, for £220 million. And now Super League, under…

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Talking Rugby League – Martyn Sadler’s weekly League Express column

League Express editor MARTYN SADLER gives his view on some of the recent developments in Rugby League. This article, which featured in this week’s issue of League…

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