Rugby League News

Jamie Ellis of Castleford Tigers in action during the Super League match between Wakefield Wildcats and Castleford Tigers at Etihad Stadium on May 18, 2014
Huddersfield Giants confirm Jamie Ellis signing
Huddersfield Giants complete the signing of Castleford Tigers half-back Jamie Ellis.
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Matty Russell remains doubtful for Warrington Wolves
Warrington Wolves coach Tony Smith reveals that full-back Matty Russell is a doubt for Friday's trip to Wigan Warriors in the Super League playoff semi-finals.
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Phil Joseph of Widnes Vikings during the Super League match between Widnes Vikings and Salford Red Devils at Etihad Stadium on May 17, 2014
Widnes Vikings prop Phil Joseph in training to make boxing debut
Widnes Vikings prop Phil Joseph reveals that he is training to become a professional boxer, but insists that his main priority is rugby league.
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Rob Powell the coach of London Broncos looks on during the friendly match between London Broncos and London Skolars at the Artillery Ground on January 27, 2012
Rob Powell returns to London Broncos as head of youth
Former London Broncos head coach Rob Powell rejoins as head of youth following his sacking in 2012.
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Kyle Amor of St Helens in action during the Super League match between Warrington Wolves and St Helens at The Halliwell Jones Stadium on February 13, 2014
St Helens Kyle Amor: 'Playoff semi-final against Catalans biggest of my career'
St Helens forward Kyle Amor says that competing in tomorrow's Super League playoff semi-final against Catalans will be the "biggest" game in his career.
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Head coach Nathan Brown of St Helens speaks during a press conference after the Super League match between St Helens and Wigan Warriors at Langtree Park on April 18, 2014
St Helens coach Nathan Brown expecting tough Catalans Dragons test
St Helens coach Nathan Brown warns his team to expect a difficult test when they host Catalans Dragons in the Super League playoffs this weekend.
Sep 30, 11:05
Catalan Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous during the match against London Broncos on March 28, 2013
Laurent Frayssinous proud of Catalans Dragons triumph
Catalans Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous hails his players after they book their place in the Super League playoff semi-finals with a win over Huddersfield.
Sep 27, 12:08
Huddersfield Giant coach Paul Anderson before a game with Hull FC on July 1, 2012
Paul Anderson "massively disappointed" by Huddersfield Giants defeat
Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson admits that he is "massively disappointed" after seeing his side lose to Catalans Dragons in the Super League playoffs.
Sep 27, 11:34
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Salford snap up St Helens' Carl Forster
Prop Carl Forster leaves St Helens for the Salford Red Devils.
Sep 23, 21:24
Kris Keating of Hull Kingston Rovers in action during the Super League match between Hull Kington Rovers and Hull FC at Etihad Stadium on May 17, 2014
Kris Keating released by Hull Kingston Rovers
Hull KR confirm that Australian scrum-half Kris Keating has been released from his contract for personal reasons.
Sep 23, 16:45
Rob Burrow of Leeds Rhinos in action against London Broncos on January 31, 2014
Rob Burrow surprised by early Leeds Rhinos exit
Leeds Rhinos hooker Rob Burrow admits that he was not expecting the team to lose in the first round of the Super League playoffs.
Sep 22, 18:18
Leeds Rhinos' Brian McDermott watches his team during their Super League match against London Broncos on April 12, 2013
Brian McDermott: "We weren't good enough"
Brian McDermott admits that Leeds Rhinos "weren't good enough" to beat Catalans Dragons in their Super League playoff elimination encounter.
Sep 20, 21:59
Joe Burgess of Wigan celebrates with team-mates after scoring a try during the Super League match between St Helens and Wigan Warriors at Langtree Park on April 18, 2014
Joe Burgess: 'It's good to be back playing for Wigan Warriors'
Joe Burgess says that it is "good to be back" playing for Wigan Warriors following his recent two-month injury layoff.
Sep 18, 06:45
Sean O'Loughlin of Wigan Warriors looks on during the Tetley's Challenge Cup Semi-Final between Wigan Warriors and London Broncos at Leigh Sports Village on July 27, 2013
Wigan Warriors captain Sean O'Loughlin wary of Huddersfield Giants
Wigan Warriors captain Sean O'Loughlin warns his teammates to expect a difficult test against Huddersfield Giants when they meet in the Super League playoffs.
Sep 17, 18:33
London Broncos advertising on the seats during the Super League match between London Broncos and Leeds Rhinos at Twickenham Stoop on August 01, 2013
London Broncos sign teenage academy duo
Matt Davies and Ben Grey sign one-year contracts at London Broncos following stints at the Rugby Football League's Midlands Regional Academy.
Sep 17, 13:12
Zak Hardaker of England during the International Origin Match between England and Exiles at The Halliwell Jones Stadium on June 14, 2013
Rugby Football League drops Zak Hardaker investigation
The RFL ends its investigation into alleged homophobic comments made by Leeds Rhinos back Zak Hardaker due to insufficient evidence.
Sep 16, 13:51
Paul Wellens of St Helens in action during the Super League match between Warrington Wolves and St Helens at The Halliwell Jones Stadium on February 13, 2014
Paul Wellens targeting further St Helens success
Paul Wellens says that the League Leaders' Shield triumph is "a great reward" for his St Helens squad following a gruelling campaign.
Sep 14, 16:59
Head coach Denis Betts of the Widnes Vikings looks on during the Super League match between Widnes Vikings and Warrington Wolves at the Stobart Stadium Halton on March 29, 2013
Denis Betts: 'Widnes Vikings will rise to playoff occasion'
Denis Betts insists that Widnes Vikings will "rise to the occasion" when they take on Warrington Wolves in next week's Super League playoffs.
Sep 14, 15:27
Leeds Carnegie Portrait Session. Daryl Powell (Head Coach) of Leeds during a photo call at the Headingley Carnegie Stadium on August 20,2007
Daryl Powell praises "tremendous" Castleford Tigers effort
Daryl Powell insists that his Castleford Tigers side will take all that they have learnt this season into their playoff meeting against St Helens next weekend.
Sep 13, 22:15
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Super League roundup: Alex Walmsley sent off in St Helens defeat
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Friday's matches in the Super League.
Sep 12, 22:06
Dave Allen of Widnes Vikings during the Super League match between Widnes Vikings and Salford Red Devils at Etihad Stadium on May 17, 2014
Dave Allen, Kieran Butterworth to leave Widnes Vikings
Widnes Vikings confirm that Dave Allen and Kieran Butterworth will both leave the club following the Super League playoffs.
Sep 10, 17:31
Jordan Thompson of Hull FC in action during the Super League match between Hull FC and Catalans Dragons at KC Stadium on February 14, 2014
Hull FC prop Jordan Thompson eyes victory over Leeds Rhinos
Jordan Thompson calls on his Hull FC teammates to end their season on a positive note by beating Leeds Rhinos this Friday.
Sep 10, 13:02
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St Helens full-back Shannon McDonnell sidelined for rest of season
St Helens full-back Shannon McDonnell is expected to miss the rest of the season with a broken jaw.
Sep 10, 11:31
Adrian Purtell of Bradford Bulls during the pre season friendly match between Bradford Bulls and Castleford Tigers at Odsal Stadium on February 2, 2014
Adrian Purtell pens Bradford Bulls extension
Bradford Bulls centre Adrian Purtell puts pen to paper on a one-year contract extension with the Super League club.
Sep 10, 11:18
Taulima Tautai of the Eels looks on during the NRL trial match between the Penrith Panthers and the Parramatta Eels at Centrebet Stadium on February 17, 2012
Wakefield Trinity Wildcats forward Taulima Tautai handed one-match ban
Wakefield Trinity Wildcats forward Taulima Tautai is to miss the club's final game of the season after being hit with a one-game ban.
Sep 9, 18:15
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Six players to leave Warrington Wolves
Veteran Australian prop Trent Waterhouse is among six players who will leave Warrington Wolves at the end of the season.
Sep 9, 11:26
Taulima Tautai of the Eels looks on during the NRL trial match between the Penrith Panthers and the Parramatta Eels at Centrebet Stadium on February 17, 2012
Wakefield Trinity Wildcats forward Taulima Tautai charged by RFL
Wakefield forward Taulima Tautai is charged by the RFL for a dangerous throw on an opponent.
Sep 8, 18:04
Head coach Denis Betts of the Widnes Vikings looks on during the Super League match between Widnes Vikings and Warrington Wolves at the Stobart Stadium Halton on March 29, 2013
Super League roundup: Salford Red Devils ease to win over London Broncos
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Sunday afternoon's games in the Super League.
Sep 7, 17:29
Steve Michaels of the Titans watches on during the round two NRL match between the Gold Coast Titans and the Canberra Raiders at Skilled Park on March 10, 2012
Steve Michaels joins Hull FC
Hull FC sign Steve Michaels from Gold Coast Titans as they continue their preparations for next season.
Sep 7, 13:08
Wigan coach Shaun Wane during the Stobart Super League match between Wigan Warriors and Warrington Wolves at the DW Stadium on March 23, 2012
Shaun Wane pleased by Wigan Warriors triumph over Leeds Rhinos
Wigan Warriors coach Shaun Wane praises his players for putting in a "tough" performance during Friday's 21-6 win over Leeds Rhinos in the Super League.
Sep 6, 11:17
Leeds Rhinos' Brian McDermott watches his team during their Super League match against London Broncos on April 12, 2013
Brian McDermott disappointed by Leeds Rhinos
Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott admits that he is not proud of his team's 21-6 defeat to Wigan Warriors.
Sep 6, 11:05
Matty Blythe of Bradford in action during Rugby League pre-season friendly between Leeds Rhinos and Bradford Bulls at Headingley Stadium on January 20, 2013
Bradford Bulls sign Matty Blythe from Warrington Wolves
Bradford Bulls resign Matty Blythe from Warrington Wolves as they continue to reshape their squad ahead of the new season.
Sep 5, 08:53
Gareth Hock of Salford Red Devils during the Super League match between Widnes Vikings and Salford Red Devils at Etihad Stadium on May 17, 2014
Salford Red Devils forward Gareth Hock has transfer request accepted
Salford Red Devils forward Gareth Hock is on the verge of leaving the club after having a transfer request accepted.
Sep 3, 18:35
Matt Diskin of Bradford Bulls during the Super League match between Huddersfield Giants and Bradford Bulls at Etihad Stadium on May 18, 2014
Bradford Bulls captain Matt Diskin to retire at end of season
Bradford Bulls captain Matt Diskin announces that he is to retire at the end of the current season.
Sep 3, 13:54
Wigan's Iain Thornley scores the first try of the Challenge Cup final against Hull FC on August 24, 2013
Wigan Warriors centre Iain Thornley to miss rest of season
Wigan Warriors centre Iain Thornley is to miss the rest of the season after suffering a serious knee injury.
Sep 3, 13:34
Leeds Rhino's Joel Moon scores his team's first try against Wigan Warriors on September 27, 2013
Joel Moon handed two-game suspension
Joel Moon receives a two-game ban for his shoulder charge on Mark Percival in Leeds Rhinos' defeat against St Helens last Friday.
Sep 2, 20:57
Kevin Sinfield of England kicks during the Rugby League World Cup Group A match at the KC Stadium on November 9, 2013
Kevin Sinfield retires from international rugby
Kevin Sinfield says that it was "a privilege" playing for England after calling time on his international career this evening.
Sep 1, 19:26
Luke Walsh of St Helens in action during the Super League match between Warrington Wolves and St Helens at The Halliwell Jones Stadium on February 13, 2014
Luke Walsh: 'I thought my career was over'
Luke Walsh thanks St Helens supporters for helping him during his "frustrating" time out with injury.
Aug 28, 13:25
Ben Cockayne of Hull Kingston Rovers during the Super League match between Hull Kington Rovers and Hull FC at Etihad Stadium on May 17, 2014
Double injury blow for Hull Kingston Rovers
Ben Cockayne and David Hodgson will miss the remainder of the Super League season, Hull Kingston Rovers head coach Chris Chester confirms.
Aug 27, 12:15
Ryan Hall of Leeds celebrates with team mates after scoring a try during the Tetley's Challenge Cup Final between Leeds Rhinos and Castleford Tigers on August 23, 2014
Ryan Hall: 'Challenge Cup victory signals new chapter for Leeds Rhinos'
Ryan Hall admits that Leeds Rhinos' Challenge Cup triumph feels even better due to their poor recent record in the final of the competition.
Aug 24, 16:30