Broncos continue defying the odds (from Monday’s League Express)

MARTYN SADLER reflects on the unexpected rise of the London Broncos. At the start of the season Sky Sports would have looked at the fixture list and wondered which London Broncos home fixtures they would feature in their broadcast schedule. Inevitably they would have expected, like everyone else, that the Broncos would struggle to win a game this season. I…

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Broncos move off the bottom of Super League

London Broncos earned a memorable 26-24 over Hull Kingston Rovers at Trailfinders Stadium tonight to move off the bottom of the table into tenth place with this victory over their relegation rivals. In a tightly fought first half the Broncos were the first to score when Jordan Abdull landed a penalty and they extended their lead when, after an Abdull…

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Salford in talks with London winger Rhys Williams over move to the club in 2020

London Broncos winger Rhys Williams has emerged as a transfer target for Salford Red Devils. The Welsh international has caught the attention of Ian Watson’s side, who are on the hunt for new recruits for 2020 amidst the expected departures of a number of existing first-team players. Among them is winger Derrell Olpherts, who is heading for Castleford next season…

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PODCAST: The Total Rugby League Show – Episode 6

The latest edition of the Total Rugby League Show is up and running and this week’s big talking points include Wigan’s points deduction appeal, the return of the Great Britain Lions, and a review of last weekend’s results in Super League, Championship and League 1. On this week’s show, host Ben Hughes is joined by League Express Editor Martyn Sadler,…

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Tigers cruise to victory in London

Castleford Tigers retained their unbeaten record this season with a convincing 6-40 victory today against London Broncos at Trailfinders Stadium. The Tigers took the lead on five minutes when Peter Mata’utia took an offload from Paul McShane, who also added the goal. The Broncos responded when Rhys Williams scored in the corner and Kieran Dixon converted from touch. But then…

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PODCAST: The Total Rugby League Show – Episode 2

The Total Rugby League Show returns this week with a look back at all the results from a superb opening weekend of the Super League season. On this week’s show, Ben Hughes is joined by League Express Editor Martyn Sadler, Rugby League Journalist Doug Thomson, and by Rugby League World Editor Matthew Shaw. Plus we talk the London Broncos with…

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London junior development ‘massively underestimated’, says chairman David Hughes

London Broncos owner David Hughes says their junior development systems are ‘massively underestimated’ by the rest of the game, and asserts that youth will be a core component of the club’s long-term plans in the south. Seven homegrown players featured in the Broncos 17 that secured promotion via the Million Pound Game last season, with other London-produced players such as…

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