Rugby League

Wigan Warriors Community Foundation – More to rugby than rugby

A visit to Central Park at the end of 2015 to interview Steve McCormack introduced me to the Wigan Warriors Community Foundation.  I wanted to know more about the good work being carried out and a trip up to the NorthWest to watch 2 of the World Club Challenge games gave me an ideal opportunity. A fairly decent journey was …

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Sheffield Eagles v London Broncos

A first Sheffield Eagles Report by Dan Fowler from the Keepmoat Stadium (photos by Debbie Knight)   Sheffield Eagles 40-6 London Broncos. Sheffield Eagles recorded their first win of the 2015 season on Sunday afternoon with a comprehensive 40-6 win over London Broncos. An Eight try performance from the hosts was a brilliant response to losing the first game of …

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The World Club Series – Superleague takes on the NRL

 Game 1 – Warrington Wolves v St George Illawarra Dragons When I was booking my 6 Nations adventures I had a look at where I could go to for my live sport on the 2 break weekends. Imagine my delight when I realised that the World Club Challenge games were due to take place during the February break. I managed …

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2015 Challenge Cup

Although the 2015 Challenge Cup is now well under way, the big sides don’t get involved until the first four rounds have taken place, and now is a great time to have a serious look at how the betting market for this tournament is shaping up. Over at betfair.com, the odds for the 2015 Challenge Cup sees Wigan, St Helens …

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Rugby League’s ‘Best Player’ Wants Move To Union

The NRL are bracing themselves for another huge blow as yet another of their star players is believed to be seeking a move to rugby union. It is believed that Greg Inglis is currently seeking a move to the French Top 14 at the end of this years NRL. Fairfax Media have revealed that the Inglis camp has engaged an overseas …

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7 Reasons To Watch Super League In 2015

We take a look at the upcoming 2015 Super League season and give seven reasons why it will be worth watching this year. 1.The Return Of Promotion And Relegation The old licensing system has gone and have been replaced by promotion and relegation to and from Super League. There will now be three divisions from July based on the league …

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Steve McCormack – Longest Serving International Coach?

If I were to say Scotland Rugby League many people would say; rugby league in Scotland?  Surely not!  Ian Robertson the voice of rugby union on BBC Radio said that very thing when I met him at the Double Header in September.   However they took part in the World Cup, making friends along the way as they beat Tonga …

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