Newcastle Thunder hit back at RFL on Alex Foster ban and ‘physical assault’ claim

Newcastle Thunder have insisted that the eight-match ban handed to Alex Foster was too severe and questioned the “appropriateness” of the charge of “physical assault”…

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Rugby League Heroes: Daniel Divet

A fearsome and much respected backrower, Daniel Divet was first introduced to Rugby League when he lived in Australia in his youth. He returned to…

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Newcastle Thunder’s Alex Foster discovers length of ban for ‘assault of official’

Newcastle Thunder forward Alex Foster has received an eight-match ban for the “physical assault of a match official”. Foster was sin binned during Newcastle’s recent…

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Championship Focus: Could Kent embrace London Broncos?

Damian Irvine says that by taking two Championship matches to Ebbsfleet United Football Club, London Broncos have spread the Rugby League word to Germany, never…

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Talking Rugby League: Can anyone produce a viable plan for Bradford Bulls’ Odsal Stadium?

Last week Bradford Bulls held a fans forum at Odsal in which their owner, Nigel Wood, the former RFL Chief Executive, released some information about…

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UpFront: Does the punishment fit the crime when huge bans are handed out?

Suspensions, or to be more precise their length, are in the spotlight. Newcastle Thunder backrower Alex Foster and Cornwall hooker Luke Collins both face bans…

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What’s inside the new Rugby League World magazine (August 2022)

The famous Leeds Rhinos ‘golden generation’ swept all before them in Super League but replacing them hasn’t been easy. Can Headingley’s conveyer belt of talent…

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What’s inside League Express – Mon 18th July 2022

Inside this week’s issue: Reports and pictures from all the latest action in the Betfred Super League, Championship and League One. News from across every…

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Rested Batley Bulldogs ready for screen test at York City Knights

Batley Bulldogs coach Craig Lingard will be hoping his side can benefit from a longer break between games than hosts York City Knights when the…

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Two-time Challenge Cup winner Ricky Bibey dies aged 40

Two-time Challenge Cup winner Ricky Bibey has died at the age of 40. Bibey passed away while on holiday in Italy, and local media reports…

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