Duffy joins Scotland team

Scotland have appointed former scrum-half John Duffy to their coaching team for the upcoming Rugby League World Cup. Duffy, who retired from playing following a…

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Dynamic duo

First published in Rugby League World, Issue 390 (Oct 2013) Robbie Hunter-Paul hopes that the World Cup provides one final great stage for two of…

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A stand-off for England

First published in League Express, Monday 19th Aug 2013 Continuing my look at the options available to the England coach Steve McNamara when he chooses…

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The one-man loose forward

First published in League Express, Monday 5th Aug 2013 Continuing my look at England’s World Cup options, here is my assessment of the loose forwards…

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Shining Stars

First published in Rugby League World, Issue 389 (Sept 2013) If you are like me , you’ll be salivating at the mouth thinking about the…

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England backrowers catch the eye

First published in League Express, Monday 29th July 2013 This week I’ll look at the second-row options available to the England coach Steve McNamara for…

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Powell with plenty to learn

WIGAN WARRIORS’ Andy Powell hasn’t ruled out an appearance for Wales in the forthcoming Rugby League World Cup, but he admits that there’s a way…

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Brough agrees new Giants deal

DANNY Brough, the Scotland and Huddersfield playmaker, has signed a new five-year deal with the Giants. The 30-year-old has enjoyed an outstanding season with his…

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Deacon hopes to help England to World Cup win

FORMER Bradford, Wigan, England and Great Britain halfback Paul Deacon (pictured) was last week added to Steve McNamara’s coaching staff for the upcoming Rugby League…

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World Cup Countdown: Australia

First published in Rugby League World, Issue 388 (August 2013) The Australian coach and captain keen to make amends for 2008 ahead of this year’s…

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