Championship Focus: Adjusting to a future without Sky TV revenue is possible

Gareth Walker hears Mick Hogan’s thoughts on the sport’s future in crucial coming years Clubs outside Super League will have to adapt to some major…

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All Betts are on for Newcastle

Gareth Walker hears the impressive noises coming out of the north east Denis Betts had the smile of a man who knew what question was…

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2021 Championship Preview: Newcastle Thunder

Newcastle Thunder are the new kids on the block in the 2021 Championship season. With no side dropping down from Super League, it’s up to…

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Thunder swoop to sign Ukuma Ta’ai

Tongan international Ukuma Ta’ai will join Newcastle Thunder for the 2021 Betfred Championship season, after the Tyneside club seized upon the opportunity to bring further…

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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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Battle for the Championship

Five League 1 clubs are set to battle it out for entry to the Championship after the RFL outlined the criteria for entry to the…

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Thunder hit by Magic blow

Newcastle Thunder Managing Director Mick Hogan has said the cancellation of the Magic Weekend has significantly impacted the club’s projected finances for this season. Magic…

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Hogan backs RFL handling of crisis

Newcastle Thunder Managing Director Mick Hogan has praised the RFL’s handling of the current lockdown of the game amid the Coronavirus pandemic. But he also…

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Wright rumbles back to Thunder

Newcastle Thunder have been handed a major boost ahead of their promotion push after retaining the services of Samoan international back Matthew Wright (pictured). The…

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Thunder boss fuming over late hits

Newcastle Thunder coach coach Simon Finnigan (pictured) could be without prop Brad Walker for up to three months after a late hit in Saturday’s re-arranged…

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