Clubs and GMB in “productive and progressive” talks about rugby league’s future

Several Championship and League 1 clubs met with the GMB today to plan for the Coronavirus crisis. Officials from numerous clubs met with Pete Davis…

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Virtual rugby league will take place this weekend

Rugby League will take place this weekend… virtually. York City Knights and Featherstone Rovers will lock horns in the inaugural Chris Spurr Cup, billed as…

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What now? Clubs brace for the repercussions of coronavirus lockdown

It was the news everyone feared, but everyone had already accepted. On Monday, rugby league ground to a halt as a result of the coronavirus…

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Halifax’s Shay Stadium locked down

The Shay Stadium has been closed for 12 weeks as a result of the coronavirus crisis. Calderdale Council has confirmed that the ground, which plays…

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Jarrod Sammut receives four-match ban

Leigh Centurions halfback Jarrod Sammut has received a four-match ban. The Maltese international was dismissed in the Leythers’ victory over Halifax for a spear tackle…

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Betfred Championship news round up

Sheffield Eagles backrower Joel Farrell last week successfully overturned a one-match ban for dissent. Farrell contested the grade B charge that had resulted in a…

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Batley boss returns from French adventure

Batley Bulldogs coach Craig Lingard had an extended spell in France following his side’s trip to Toulouse after leaving his passport on the plane. Lingard…

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Vikings victorious over Swinton

Widnes Vikings edged a see-saw encounter, which saw them come out as 28-16 victors over challenging Swinton Lions opposition. Both sides traded sets ahead of…

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Wakefield withstand tough Bradford opposition

Bradford began the game firing on all cylinders, with this attitude eventually paying dividends, as Jordan Lilley broke through a tackle to score. Rowan Milnes…

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Betfred Championship news round up

Halifax have signed vastly experienced hooker Tommy Lee as a replacement for the retired Keal Carlile. Lee, 32, had been attracting attention from Championship rivals…

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