The weekend just got even better… there’s a new issue of Rugby League World in the shops today!

There’s a new issue of Rugby League World in shops today. Treat yourself to a copy to enjoy over the Summer Bash/Bank Holiday weekend. here’s a peek at what’s inside:

There are plenty of people talking about St Helens, and there’s plenty about their players, both past and present, in this issue.
Jon Wilkin reflects on the impact of Justin Holbrook as the Aussie coach enters his second year at the helm, but it’s not all about Super League.
Tommy Makinson tells us about his hopes of playing at international level, and as England’s mid-season Test in the USA looms, we have the lowdown on Denver and the latest on freshly-appointed New Zealand coach Michael Maguire.
Three former Saints players are featured – for different reasons.
Steve Hall is about to head off on another fantastic Steve Prescott Foundation fundraising mission, Tommy Johnson explains why he has stayed loyal to North Wales Crusaders and Brad Billsborough reveals why helping run the Reminiscence Cafe at the Totally Wicked Stadium is so important to him.
Darrell Griffin might not have played for Saints, but he has worn the colours of six other clubs, and opens up on his career.
And we also look at why Physical Disability Rugby League is so important to former Castleford, Wakefield and Dewsbury player Chris Hall.
All this and loads more including features on Women’s RL, famous fathers and sons, plus stories from Ukraine, Fiji, Wales, France and beyond. There’s something for everyone.

Rugby League World magazine is in shops across the UK from Friday 25th May, grab your copy now or download the digital edition now at – Also available by post and on subscription worldwide from


Rugby League World Magazine is your ‘access all areas’ pass behind the scenes of the world of Rugby League.

Every month, packed with the colour and detail behind the news with views and analysis from the sport’s leading writers and personalities. Rugby League World is essential reading for anyone who cares about Rugby League, wherever and by whoever the greatest game is played.

Established in 1976 as ‘Open Rugby’, the magazine adopted the title Rugby League World in 1999.

Rugby League World is widely available from newsagents in the United Kingdom. It is also available on postal subscription in the UK and worldwide.