Championship facing financial uncertainty

Upfront: The League Express opinion – Mon 23rd Aug 2021 It’s been a busy few days for Batley, as preparations for the key home Championship…

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Betfred Championship news round up

Batley Bulldogs coach Craig Lingard has one eye on next season as he tries to keep his side’s play-off bid on the boil this time…

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Sky Sports to televise Betfred Championship Play-offs

Sky Sports will televise all five matches from this autumn’s Betfred Championship Play-offs – including the Million Pound Game on Sunday October 10, which will…

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Two games postponed this week

Two matches have been postponed this week – one in the Super League and one in the Championship. Tonight’s game between Warrington Wolves and Catalans…

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Barrow sign Gillam from Whitehaven

Barrow Raiders have announced the signing of Ellis Gillam from Whitehaven for the 2022 season. Gillam features at back-row, and currently wears squad number 19…

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Betfred Championship Leading Scorers

Here is the current list of leading scorers from the Betred Championship. They are taken from League games only. Gareth Gale, Chris Hankinson and Craig Hall…

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New coach lauds “unpolished diamonds”

New Swinton coach Allan Coleman says there are plenty of unpolished diamonds in the community game. And the 45-year-old is ready to dig deep to…

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Betfred Championship news round up

Martyn Ridyard might have missed the conversion which would have made it two wins from two for new Swinton coach Allan Coleman. But the Heywood…

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Betfred Championship Leading Scorers

The leading scorers in the Betfred Championship (League games only) as of today’s date (Wednesday 11 August) are shown below.   Tries 1 Gareth Gale…

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Schoey says: Change is needed, but what change?

Garry Schofield reflects on the recent proposals for restructuring the RFL’s competitions So the RFL and Super League have finally woken up to the fact…

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