Rugby League Heroes: Graham Steadman

One of the Melbourne Lions Graham Steadman made a name for himself as a brilliant young stand-off with York and Featherstone in the mid- to…

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Rugby League Heroes: Mike Nicholas

Welsh icon and a Rugby League evangelist One of the great characters of the 1970s, Mike Nicholas was a hugely talented cross-coder who performed with…

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Rugby League Heroes: Tommy Bishop

Little big man! Tommy Bishop was such a good scrum-half that when St Helens strolled out at Wembley in 1966, he wore the no 7…

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Rugby League Heroes: Charlie Renilson

The Scot who switched codes and played in Oz Charlie Renilson was a flanker with the Jed Forest club in Scottish rugby union when he…

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Rugby League Heroes: Gene Miles

An All-Time Great One of the great attacking centres of the last half-century, Gene Miles was a major force in some of the best teams…

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Rugby League Heroes: Peter Roe

Keighley’s promotion specialist At Keighley and Bradford, Peter Roe was one of Rugby League’s best centres in the late 1970s, before shoulder and knee injuries…

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Rugby League Heroes: Eddie Syzmala

The Ultimate Showman Described in Barrow’s Complete Who’s Who as “The ultimate Rugby League Showman” and the “most charismatic” player in the club’s history, Eddie…

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Rugby League Heroes: Mark Carroll

Mark ‘Spudd’ Carroll was one of the best forwards of the 1990s, playing in Grand Finals for Manly and winning caps for Australia. His rivalry…

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Rugby League Heroes: Colin ‘Buck’ Armstrong

Colin ‘Buck’ Armstrong is one of the great Cumbrian players of the last 50 years. Three times he faced the Kangaroos and twice he captained…

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Rugby League Heroes: Eddie Hemmings (Part 2)

Eddie Hemmings talked us through his early career in part one of this Q & A which you can read online here. When Super League…

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