LEAGUE EXPRESS PREMIUM | Major broadcast company holds talks over Championship TV deal

CHANNEL 4 has expressed an interest in broadcasting Championship Rugby League. RFL chief executive Ralph Rimmer confirmed in a Championship and League 1 meeting held last week that the free-to-air broadcaster were one of three companies they had held discussions with about a future broadcast deal post 2021. You can read the full story in League Express, which is available…

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Today’s results

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS climbed above Leigh Centurions in the Championship by beating them 24-20. Rovers are now fourth and while Leigh occupy the fifth and final play-off place. Whitehaven, coached by Gary Charlton (pictured), are two points clear at the top of League One after a 16-10 home win over Oldham, who fell from second to third after being overhauled by…

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Reynolds rejoins Featherstone

Wakefield Trinity halfback Ben Reynolds has rejoined Featherstone Rovers on a one-month loan deal. Reynolds has already had a spell with the Championship outfit in 2019, spending March at the LD Nutrition Stadium. Reynolds returned to his parent club after playing four games for the Rovers and managed six appearances for Wakefield. “It’s pleasing when players who are unfortunately not…

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Today’s results

LEEDS moved off the foot of the Super League table with a 31-12 home win over Catalans Dragons. Konrad Hurrell, above, was among their five try-scorers. Castleford were 42-10 winners over London Broncos, who are now bottom on points difference. Leeds, Huddersfield, Hull KR and London all have 14 points. Super League: Leeds 31 Catalans 12, Castleford 42 London Broncos…

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