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England's Rangi Chase in action against Exiles on June 14, 2013
Rangi Chase suspended by Salford Red Devils
Salford Red Devils confirm that stand-off Rangi Chase has been suspended by the club pending an internal investigation.
11:03
Coach, Iestyn Harris of Wales talks to his players during the Captains Run prior to Gillette Four Nations Double-Header at Wembley Stadium on November 4, 2011
Salford Red Devils part company with Iestyn Harris
Super League outfit Salford Red Devils opt to part company with head coach Iestyn Harris, who has been on sick leave since June.
Sep 2, 14:47
Eorl Crabtree of Huddersfield Giants in action during the Super League match between Huddersfield Giants and Bradford Bulls at Etihad Stadium on May 18, 2014
Eorl Crabtree: 'Huddersfield Giants capable of winning Super League title'
Huddersfield Giants forward Eorl Crabtree backs the team to mount a serious challenge for this season's Super League title.
Sep 2, 12:18
Leeds Rhinos celebrate after scoring a try during the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup Final between Leeds Rhinos and Hull KR at Wembley Stadium on August 29, 2015
Brett Delaney: 'Leeds Rhinos want treble'
Leeds Rhinos forward Brett Delaney insists that his team must stay focused in order to complete the treble this season, after lifting the Challenge Cup on Saturday.
Aug 30, 18:05
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Danny Jones's widow to sing before Challenge Cup final
Danny Jones's widow will sing before the Challenge Cup final between Hull KR and Leeds Rhinos on Saturday.
Aug 29, 02:21
Shaun Lunt of Huddersfield during the Super League match between Huddersfield Giants and Bradford Bulls at John Smith's Stadium on March 3, 2013
Shaun Lunt signs four-year deal with Hull Kingston Rovers
Hull Kingston Rovers hooker Shaun Lunt pens a four-year contract with the Super League club.
Aug 27, 12:18
Justin Carney of Castleford Tigers during the Super League match between Wakefield Wildcats and Castleford Tigers at Etihad Stadium on May 18, 2014
Castleford Tigers suspend winger Justin Carney with immediate effect
Castleford Tigers suspend winger Justin Carney with immediate effect while an "internal investigation" is carried out.
Aug 27, 08:21
Tyrone McCarthy of Hull KR celebrates at full-time following the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup Semi-Final match between Warrington Wolves and Hull KR at the Headingley Carnegie Stadium on August 1, 2015
Tyrone McCarthy calls for Hull Kingston Rovers composure
Hull KR captain Tyrone McCarthy claims that his side will need to stay composed if they want to beat Leeds Rhinos in the Challenge Cup final.
Aug 26, 12:02
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
Kevin Sinfield "haunted" by Challenge Cup memories
Kevin Sinfield admits that the thought of constant Challenge Cup heartache weighed heavily on his shoulders ahead of last year's final against Castleford Tigers.
Aug 24, 18:32
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: Castleford Tigers "were really off" against Catalans Dragons
Daryl Powell admits that he was disappointed with his Castleford Tigers side's performance in their 44-26 Super 8s defeat by Catalans Dragons.
Aug 23, 01:38
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
Coach Tony Smith rues Warrington Wolves frustration in Wigan Warriors defeat
Warrington Wolves head coach Tony Smith believes frustration got the better of his players in the 28-0 defeat to Wigan Warriors.
Aug 22, 17:36
Leeds Rhinos' Brian McDermott watches his team during their Super League match against London Broncos on April 12, 2013
Leeds Rhinos win at Hull FC relieves coach Brian McDermott
Leeds Rhinos head coach Brian McDermott admits his relief at his side's 36-22 win at Hull FC.
Aug 22, 17:17
Head coach Shaun Wane of Wigan speaks during a press conference after the Super League match between St Helens and Wigan Warriors at Langtree Park on April 18, 2014
Shaun Wane: 'Wigan Warriors set benchmark against Warrington Wolves'
Shaun Wane believes his Wigan Warriors side must maintain the standards they set in their 28-0 thrashing of Warrington Wolves for the rest of the season.
Aug 22, 15:09
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
Hull Kingston Rovers coach Chris Chester pleased by Ben Cockayne extension
Hull KR coach Chris Chester praises Ben Cockayne for committing his future to the club.
Aug 21, 15:06
St Helens assistant coach Keiron Cunningham during the Super League match between Warrington Wolves and St Helens at The Halliwell Jones Stadium on February 13, 2014
Keiron Cunningham upbeat despite St Helens loss
St Helens coach Keiron Cunningham refuses to panic following his side's 22-28 defeat to Huddersfield Giants in Super League.
Aug 21, 11:42
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
Ben Cockayne pens Hull Kingston Rovers extension
Ben Cockayne pens a new one-year contract with Hull Kingston Rovers.
Aug 21, 11:30
Coach, Iestyn Harris of Wales talks to his players during the Captains Run prior to Gillette Four Nations Double-Header at Wembley Stadium on November 4, 2011
Iestyn Harris to leave Salford Red Devils
Iestyn Harris is preparing to leave his position as Salford Red Devils head coach once a severance deal has been finalised.
Aug 21, 11:05
Leeds Rhinos' Brian McDermott watches his team during their Super League match against London Broncos on April 12, 2013
Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott to rest players ahead of Challenge Cup final
Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott reveals that he is due to rest players ahead of the Challenge Cup final.
Aug 19, 17:34
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Rugby League player Keegan Hirst comes out as gay
Batley Bulldogs prop Keegan Hirst becomes the first openly gay player in Rugby League after revealing his homosexuality.
Aug 16, 03:01
Corey Thompson of the Canterbury Bulldogs in May 2015
Widnes Viking sign Canterbury Bulldogs winger Corey Thompson
Widnes Vikings complete the signing of winger Corey Thompson from NRL side Canterbury Bulldogs on a two-year contract from next season.
Aug 15, 17:24
Huddersfield Giant coach Paul Anderson before a game with Hull FC on July 1, 2012
Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson delighted by "playoff" performance
Paul Anderson compares Huddersfield Giants' 24-12 victory over Catalans Dragons to a "playoff" performance as they moved into the top four of the Super 8s.
Aug 15, 15:04
St Helens assistant coach Keiron Cunningham during the Super League match between Warrington Wolves and St Helens at The Halliwell Jones Stadium on February 13, 2014
Coach Keiron Cunningham slams St Helens after Hull FC defeat
Saint Helens head coach Keiron Cunningham criticises his players after they let a 12-point lead slip to lose 32-22 at home to Hull FC.
Aug 15, 14:46
Head coach Shaun Wane of Wigan speaks during a press conference after the Super League match between St Helens and Wigan Warriors at Langtree Park on April 18, 2014
Shaun Wane proud despite Wigan Warriors defeat
Wigan Warriors boss Shaun Wane praises his side following their loss to Leeds Rhinos in Super League.
Aug 15, 11:21
Leeds Rhinos' Brian McDermott watches his team during their Super League match against London Broncos on April 12, 2013
Brian McDermott critical of 'naive' Leeds Rhinos
Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott admits that "naivety" almost cost his side during their win over Wigan Warriors in Super League.
Aug 15, 11:06
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 calls for Warrington Wolves pride
Warrington Wolves coach Tony Smith calls on his team to show "pride" following their narrow defeat to Castleford Tigers in Super League.
Aug 14, 12:35
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 hails "superb" Castleford Tigers
Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell hails his players for standing firm to beat Warrington Wolves in Super League.
Aug 14, 12:19
Cory Paterson catches the ball during a Wests Tigers NRL training session at Concord Oval on April 3, 2014
Harrison Hansen, Cory Paterson expected to stay at Salford Red Devils
Salford Red Devils chief executive Martin Vickers claims that Harrison Hansen and Cory Paterson are expected to remain with the club at the end of the season.
Aug 13, 13:01
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Hull FC land forward duo Sika Manu, Danny Washbrook
Hull FC confirm that they have signed forward pair Sika Manu and Danny Washbrook from Penrith Panthers and Wakefield Trinity Wildcats respectively.
Aug 13, 12:43
Jamie Jones-Buchanan of Leeds Rhinos during the Magic Weekend at Etihad Stadium on May 26, 2013
Leeds Rhinos prop Jamie Jones-Buchanan sidelined for nine months
Leeds Rhinos confirm that prop Jamie Jones-Buchanan will be sidelined for nine months after undergoing knee surgery.
Aug 13, 12:12
Jack Hughes of Wigan Warriors during the Super League match between Wigan Warriors and Leeds Rhinos at Etihad Stadium on May 17, 2014
Warrington Wolves agree to sign Wigan Warriors forward Jack Hughes
Warrington Wolves agree to sign Wigan Warriors forward Jack Hughes at the end of the season.
Aug 12, 13:54
Head coach Shaun Wane of Wigan speaks during a press conference after the Super League match between St Helens and Wigan Warriors at Langtree Park on April 18, 2014
Wigan Warriors coach Shaun Wane thrilled by new Michael McIlorum deal
Wigan Warriors coach Shaun Wane admits his delight following Michael McIlorum's decision to sign a new contract with the club.
Aug 12, 11:31
Michael McIlorum of Wigan is hugged by teammate Ben Flower after scoring his team's second try during the Super League Grand Final between Warrington Wolves and Wigan Warriors at Old Trafford on October 5, 2013
Michael McIlorum pens Wigan Warriors contract extension
Wigan Warriors hooker Michael McIlorum pens a contract extension with the club until 2019.
Aug 11, 17:13
Setaimata Sa of Hull FC during the Super League match between Hull Kingston Rovers and Hull FC at St James' Park on May 30, 2015
Setaimata Sa agrees Widnes Vikings switch
Hull FC centre Setaimata Sa agrees to join Widnes Vikings when his contract expires at the end of the season.
Aug 11, 12:17
Coach, Iestyn Harris of Wales talks to his players during the Captains Run prior to Gillette Four Nations Double-Header at Wembley Stadium on November 4, 2011
Marwan Koukash: "No timescale" on Iestyn Harris decision
Marwan Koukash reveals that Salford Red Devils will not rush into making a decision over absent head coach Iestyn Harris's future.
Aug 10, 15:25
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Ian Watkins hails resilience of Salford Red Devils side
Ian Watkins admits that Salford Red Devils "made hard work" of seeing off Wakefield Trinity Wildcats, but praises his players for getting the job done.
Aug 9, 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, Paul Wellens join Steve McNamara in England set-up
England coach Steve McNamara confirms that Bradford Bulls head coach James Lowes and former St Helens full-back Paul Wellens will join the national set-up this autumn.
Aug 8, 15:15
Theo Fages of Salford Red Devils in action during the pre season match between Warrington Wolves and Salford Red Devils at Halliwell Jones Stadium on February 5, 20
Scrum-half Theo Fages resigns from Salford Red Devils
French international scrum-half Theo Fages resigns from Salford Red Devils after having his transfer request rejected by the club last month.
Aug 8, 14:13
Brad Singleton of Leeds Rhinos looks on during the First Utility Super League match between Leeds Rhinos and Widnes Vikings at Headingley Carnegie Stadium on February 13, 2015
Brad Singleton pens Leeds Rhinos contract extension
Leeds Rhinos confirm that prop Brad Singleton has penned a new four-year deal at Headingley Carnegie.
Aug 7, 16:14
Matty Smith of Wigan Warriors in action during the Tetley's Challenge Cup Final between Wigan Warriors and Hull FC at Wembley Stadium on August 24, 2013
Matty Smith: 'Consistency key for Wigan Warriors in Super 8s'
Wigan Warriors scrum-half Matty Smith believes that Leeds Rhinos' Challenge Cup exploits could work in his side's favour heading into the inaugural Super 8s.
Aug 6, 11:43
Wigan's Iain Thornley scores the first try of the Challenge Cup final against Hull FC on August 24, 2013
Hull Kingston Rovers sign Wigan Warriors centre Iain Thornley
Hull Kingston Rovers sign Wigan Warriors centre Iain Thornley on a two-year deal starting from 2016.
Aug 5, 18:13