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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.
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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
Leeds Rhinos' Brian McDermott watches his team during their Super League match against London Broncos on April 12, 2013
Brian McDermott: 'Leeds Rhinos players feel relieved'
Brian McDermott admits that he is still coming to terms with Leeds Rhinos' 23-10 Challenge Cup final victory over Castleford Tigers earlier today.
Aug 23, 19:59
Captain Kevin Sinfield of Leeds lifts the Challenge Cup Trophy after his team won the Tetley's Challenge Cup Final between Leeds Rhinos and Castleford Tigers at Wembley Stadium on August 23, 2014
Leeds Rhinos captain Kevin Sinfield relieved by Challenge Cup final triumph
Leeds Rhinos captain Kevin Sinfield expresses his relief following the team's 23-10 win over Castleford Tigers in the Challenge Cup final.
Aug 23, 18:13
Chev Walker of Bradford during the Super League match between Huddersfield Giants and Bradford Bulls at John Smith's Stadium on March 3, 2013
Chev Walker pens new Bradford Bulls deal
Utility forward Chev Walker agrees a new one-year deal at Bradford Bulls which will keep him at the club until the end of next season.
Aug 21, 07:15
Craig Huby of Castleford Tigers during the Super League match between Wakefield Wildcats and Castleford Tigers at Etihad Stadium on May 18, 2014
Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell unsure of Craig Huby fitness
Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell admits that prop Craig Huby is a doubt for Saturday's Challenge Cup final against Leeds Rhinos due to a fractured elbow.
Aug 18, 17:42
Tom Lineham of Hull FC scores a second half try during the Super League match between Hull FC and Catalans Dragons at KC Stadium on February 14, 2014
Super League roundup: Wins for London Broncos, Huddersfield Giants, Bradford Bulls
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Sunday's Super League matches.
Aug 17, 18:04
Daryl Clark scores a try for Castleford Tigers during the Challenge Cup semi on August 10, 2014
Daryl Powell slams 'excessive' Castleford Tigers defeat
Daryl Powell claims that his Castleford Tigers side did not deserve their 48-10 defeat to Warrington Wolves.
Aug 16, 05:20
Joel Monaghan of Warrington celebrates after scoring his team's first try during the Super League Grand Final between Warrington Wolves and Wigan Warriors at Old Trafford on October 5, 2013
Super League roundup: Wins for Salford Red Devils, St Helens, Warrington Wolves
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Friday's matches in the Super League.
Aug 15, 22:10
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 slams "dumb" Wigan Warriors after Hull Kingston Rovers draw
Shaun Wane berates the "dumb" performance from his Wigan team after narrowly salvaging a point in the 14-14 draw with Hull KR.
Aug 15, 05:53
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Chris Chester "desperately disappointed" after Wigan Warriors comeback
Hull KR caretaker coach Chris Chester says that he is "desperately disappointed" with how his side spurned a 10-point lead in Thursday's 14-14 draw with Wigan Warriors.
Aug 15, 03:12
William Barthau of France in action during the Rugby League World Cup Group B match between France and Samoa at Stade Gilbert Brutus on November 11, 2013
William Barthau to join London Broncos
William Barthau will join London Broncos from Catalans Dragons at the start of 2015 on a two-year deal.
Aug 14, 12:26
Chris Chester #66 of the Washington Redskins looks on during the game against the Minnesota Vikings on November 7, 2013
Chris Chester: 'Hull KR can still claim playoff spot'
Chris Chester plays up the importance of Hull KR's meeting with Wigan Warriors tonight, saying that his side must bounce back from their defeat against Widnes Vikings.
Aug 14, 06:30
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Richard Moore leaves Wakefield Trinity Wildcats
Experienced prop Richard Moore departs Wakefield Trinity Wildcats by mutual consent.
Aug 12, 17:07
Nick Scruton of Wakefield Trinity Wildcats in action during the Super League match between Wakefield Wildcats and Castleford Tigers at Etihad Stadium on May 18, 2014
Wakefield Trinity Wildcats prop Nick Scruton sidelined for rest of season
Wakefield Trinity Wildcats prop Nick Scruton is sidelined for the remainder of the season after undergoing thumb surgery.
Aug 12, 16:02
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: 'Castleford Tigers deserved semi-final victory'
Denis Betts admits that his Widnes Vikings side were "second best" against Castleford Tigers in today's 28-6 Challenge Cup semi-final defeat.
Aug 10, 18:20
Leeds Rhinos' Brian McDermott watches his team during their Super League match against London Broncos on April 12, 2013
Brian McDermott: 'We'll enjoy Wembley experience'
Brian McDermott insists that Leeds Rhinos will "enjoy" their Challenge Cup final appearance following today's last-four victory against Warrington Wolves.
Aug 9, 22:46
Carl Ablett of Leeds during the Super League Qualifying Semi Final match between Wigan Warriors and Leeds Rhinos at DW Stadium on September 27, 2013
Brian McDermott hails Carl Ablett, Jamie Peacock after Leeds Rhinos triumph
Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott singles out Jamie Peacock and Carl Ablett for their contributions in Saturday's Challenge Cup semi-final win over Warrington Wolves.
Aug 9, 18:05
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Adam O'Brien signs new Bradford Bulls contract
Bradford Bulls hooker Adam O'Brien signs a new two-year deal with the Super League club until 2016.
Aug 9, 17:51
Head coach Tony Smith of the Warrington Wolves looks on during the Super League match between Widnes Vikings and Warrington Wolves at the Stobart Stadium Halton on March 29, 2013
Tony Smith: 'Warrington Wolves will learn lessons from Leeds Rhinos defeat'
Warrington Wolves head coach Tony Smith insists that his players will quickly learn lessons from their Challenge Cup semi-final defeat to Leeds Rhinos on Saturday.
Aug 9, 17:40
Michael Shenton of Castleford Tigers during the pre season friendly match between Bradford Bulls and Castleford Tigers at Odsal Stadium on February 2, 2014
Michael Shenton unfazed by Challenge Cup semi-final pressure
Michael Shenton insists that Castleford Tigers will 'not be like rabbits in the headlights' in tomorrow's Challenge Cup semi-final meeting with Widnes Vikings.
Aug 9, 14:45
Richard Mathers of Wakefield Trinity Wildcats in action during the Super League match between Huddersfield Giants and Wakefield Wildcats at John Smith's Stadium on April 21, 2014
Richard Mathers joins London Broncos on two-year deal
Richard Mathers joins Championship-bound London Broncos on a two-year deal.
Aug 7, 12:13
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Hull FC half-back Richard Horne to retire at end of season
Hull FC half-back Richard Horne confirms that he will retire from playing at the end of the season.
Aug 6, 12:22
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St Helens co-captain Jon Wilkin sidelined for remainder of season
St Helens co-captain Jon Wilkin is forced to miss the rest of the season due to a dislocated shoulder.
Aug 6, 11:42
Justin Carney of Castleford Tigers during the Super League match between Wakefield Wildcats and Castleford Tigers at Etihad Stadium on May 18, 2014
Justin Carney banned for two matches
Castleford Tigers centre Justin Carney is banned for two matches after pleading guilty to making a dangerous throw on London Broncos centre Thomas Minns.
Aug 5, 19:58
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Luke Dorn "absolutely buzzing" ahead of semi-final showdown
Luke Dorn says that he is "absolutely buzzing" to have reached the latter stages of the Challenge Cup with Castleford Tigers.
Aug 5, 06:29
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Steve Crossley agrees Castleford Tigers deal
Featherstone Rovers prop Steve Crossley agrees a two-year contract with Castleford Tigers ahead of the 2014-15 Super League season.
Aug 4, 17:28
Brett Kearney of the Bradford Bulls in action during the Super League match bewteen Bradford Bulls and Salford City Reds at Odsal Stadium on April 1, 2013
Brett Kearney confirms Bradford Bulls exit
Bradford Bulls full-back Brett Kearney confirms that he will leave the club at the end of the season.
Aug 4, 16:49
Josh Hodgson of Hull KR during the Super League match between Hull Kingston Rovers and Leeds Rhinos at Craven Park Stadium on April 28, 2013
Josh Hodgson to leave Hull Kingston Rovers
Hull KR hooker Josh Hodgson is to leave the club at the end of the season in order to join Canberra Raiders.
Aug 4, 12:22
Kyle Wood of Huddersfield Giants during the Super League match between Huddersfield Giants and Wakefield Wildcats at John Smith's Stadium on April 21, 2014
Super League Roundup: Wakefield Trinity Wildcats top-eight hopes dashed
Wakefield Trinity Wildcats' hopes of a top-eight finish are hampered as Huddersfield Giants run in seven tries to record a scoreline of 18-36.
Aug 3, 18:31
England coach James Lowes during the International Origin Match between England and Exiles at The Halliwell Jones Stadium on June 14, 2013
James Lowes "made up" with win over Leeds Rhinos
Bradford Bulls head coach James Lowes admits that he is "made up" with the team's Super League win over Leeds Rhinos.
Aug 2, 16:42
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
Nathan Brown disappointed by St Helens display
St Helens coach Nathan Brown admits that his forwards were not good enough during Friday's surprise defeat to Hull FC in the Super League.
Aug 2, 12:03
Head coach Tony Smith of the Warrington Wolves looks on during the Super League match between Widnes Vikings and Warrington Wolves at the Stobart Stadium Halton on March 29, 2013
Tony Smith thrilled by Warrington Wolves triumph
Warrington Wolves coach Tony Smith heaps praise on his team following their narrow win over Catalans Dragons in the Super League.
Aug 2, 11:48
General view of Odsal Stadium on March 28, 2012
Super League roundup: Wins for Warrington Wolves, Hull FC, Bradford Bulls
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Friday's games in the Super League.
Aug 1, 22:03
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Grant Millington ruled out for six weeks
Grant Millington admits that facing six weeks on the sidelines, which will see him miss Castleford Tigers' Challenge Cup final encounter, is "pretty hard to take".
Jul 31, 18:38
Martin Offiah poses for a photo during the London Broncos Rugby League Launch at the London Film Museum on November 1, 2011
Martin Offiah: 'I was worried for Salford Red Devils'
Martin Offiah says that his former club Salford Red Devils are "sticking two fingers up at history" following their resurgence this season.
Jul 31, 06:32
Kyle Wood of Huddersfield Giants during the Super League match between Huddersfield Giants and Wakefield Wildcats at John Smith's Stadium on April 21, 2014
Huddersfield Giants hooker Kyle Wood sidelined for rest of season
Huddersfield Giants hooker Kyle Wood is sidelined for the rest of the season due to a serious knee injury.
Jul 30, 16:24