Super League’s strange governance

I’ve written several times in this column that Robert Elstone’s position as, initially, the Chief Executive and then, a year ago, the Executive Chairman is…

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Schoey: Rugby League needs independent governance

Garry Schofield reacts to the news that Super League Executive Chairman Robert Elstone handed in his notice last week. About time. Robert Elstone’s departure as…

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Talking Grass Roots: Safety first

“It’s the right thing to do.” So concluded the Rugby Football League’s head of medical and integrity officer Laura Fairbank when I chatted with her…

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Schoey’s cream of the Super League crop

We’ve had David Fifita at Wakefield, Jamie Ellis at Leigh, Jordan Abdull at Hull KR, Jake Trueman at Castleford, Harvey Livett at Salford, Michael McIlorum…

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Why does Rugby League so often seem to be just one step away from total chaos?

Upfront: The League Express opinion – Mon 15th Feb 2021 Why does Rugby League so often seem to be just one step away from total…

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An open letter to Ian Lenagan

Last week in League Express we reported that Wigan Chairman Ian Lenagan was on the verge of selling his interest in the club to Mike…

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2021 Betfred League 1 Fixtures

All dates and times are subject to change and will be confirmed in due course. Click here for the full 2021 Betfred Championship fixture list…

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2021 Betfred Championship fixtures

All dates and times are subject to change and will be confirmed in due course. Click here for the full Betfred League 1 fixture list…

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Could Cameron Smith emulate Tom Brady?

Andrew Steel asks whether a Gold Coast move for Cameron Smith could give him a Tom Brady fairytale finish against the odds – but does he…

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2021 Season Preview: Hull KR

League Express checks out Hull Kingston Rovers prospects for the new Super League season. The departures Hull Kingston Rovers coach Tony Smith has overseen a…

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