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Danny Williams of Reading during the Sky Bet Championship match between Reading and Bolton Wanderers at the Madejski Stadium on December 6, 2014
Four Championship players suspended
Danny Williams, Tommy Goulden, Adam Higson and Harry Siejka are all issued with bans of varying lengths for playing their part in last week's mass brawl.
Feb 24, 22:17
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Paul Anderson eager for Huddersfield Giants resurgence
Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson is eager for his team to kickstart their season away to Leeds Rhinos.
Feb 24, 15:33
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
Gareth Hock leaves Salford Red Devils after latest disciplinary issue
Salford Red Devils announce that 31-year-old forward Gareth Hock has left the club.
Feb 24, 02:57
Luke Keary of South Sydney Rabbitohs (obscured) is mobbed by team mates after scoring their fifth tryduring the World Club Challenge match against St Helens on February 22, 2015
St Helens coach Keiron Cunningham admits his team were taught a lesson
St Helens coach Keiron Cunningham admits that his side were taught a lesson by South Sydney Rabbitohs during their heavy World Club Challenge defeat.
Feb 23, 05:19
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
Victory over Brisbane Broncos would ease 2014 pain, says Shaun Wane
Wigan Warriors head coach Shaun Wane says that he wants to beat Brisbane Broncos to ease the pain of last year's World Club Challenge defeat to Sydney Roosters.
Feb 21, 17:56
Jordan Rankin of Hull FC in action during the Super League match between Hull Kington Rovers and Hull FC at Etihad Stadium on May 17, 2014
Report: Jordan Rankin given time to decide Hull FC future
Jordan Rankin has reportedly been given time to decide on his Hull FC future amid suggestions that he is seeking a return back to Australia.
Feb 20, 07:00
Owner Dr. Marwan Koukash attends York Races at York racecourse on August 19, 2011
Marwan Koukash: Iestyn Harris's job "absolutely safe"
Marwan Koukash, the owner of Salford Red Devils, gives his full backing to Iestyn Harris in the wake of recent speculation surrounding the head coach's future.
Feb 19, 12:45
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 sidelined for around six weeks
Wigan Warriors captain Sean O'Loughlin is expected to be out of action for around six weeks after undergoing knee surgery.
Feb 18, 18:37
Tommy Makinson (L) of St Helens in action during the Stobart Super League play off match between St Helens and Warrington Wolves on September 29, 2012
Tommy Makinson pens new St Helens deal
St Helens wing Tommy Makinson pens a new four-year deal with the Super League club.
Feb 18, 11:48
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 expecting "amazing" Brisbane Broncos clash
Shaun Wane says that he is looking forward to coming up against legendary Australian coach Wayne Bennett when Wigan Warriors face Brisbane Broncos.
Feb 17, 22:32
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
Gareth Hock handed six-game ban
The Rugby Football League hands Salford Red Devils forward Gareth Hock a six-game ban.
Feb 17, 20:42
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Laurent Frayssinous worried by Morgan Escare treatment
Catalans Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous believes that full-back Morgan Escare should be getting more protection from referees.
Feb 17, 17:49
Sam Powell of Wigan in action during the Super League match between Warrington Wolves and Wigan Warriors at the Halliwell Jones Stadium on June 24, 2013
Wigan Warriors half-back Sam Powell to miss Brisbane Broncos clash
Wigan Warriors half-back Sam Powell is suspended for his side's World Club Challenge clash with Brisbane Broncos after accepting a one-match ban.
Feb 17, 16:31
Owner Dr. Marwan Koukash attends York Races at York racecourse on August 19, 2011
Club owner Marwan Koukash not quitting Salford Red Devils
Salford Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash insists that he has no plans to walk out on the club after speculation over his future.
Feb 16, 11:33
Scott Dureau of Catalan Dragons warms up ahead of the Super League match between Hull FC and Catalans Dragons at KC Stadium on February 14, 2014
Laurent Frayssinous delighted to see Scott Dureau back in Super League action
Catalans Dragons head coach Laurent Frayssinous is full of praise for Scott Dureau, claiming that the Australian has shown great character to bounce back in recent times.
Feb 15, 08:41
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: 'Wigan Warriors must improve'
Wigan Warriors head coach Shaun Wane says that his team must improve despite their 24-16 Super League victory over Huddersfield Giants on Friday.
Feb 14, 14:35
Owner Dr. Marwan Koukash attends York Races at York racecourse on August 19, 2011
Salford Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash: "I have had enough"
Salford Red Devils owner tweets that he has "had enough" following his team's Super League defeat to St Helens on Thursday night.
Feb 13, 11:37
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Catalans Dragons co-captain Remi Casty suffers broken hand
Catalans Dragons co-captain Remi Casty is facing a spell on the sidelines after suffering a broken hand.
Feb 11, 15:19
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
Wigan Warriors back Matty Smith hit with one-match ban
Wigan Warriors back Matty Smith is hit with a one-match ban for kicking an opponent.
Feb 9, 18:37
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St Helens sign Dewsbury prop Matthew Haggarty
St Helens sign prop Matthew Haggarty from Dewsbury before loaning him back to the Championship club.
Feb 9, 13:39
Graeme Horne of Hull KR in action during the Super League match between Hull KR and Widnes Vikings at Craven Park Stadium on February 17, 2013
Graeme Horne 'buzzing' to get Super League campaign underway
Veteran Graeme Horne admits to being 'excited' ahead of Hull KR's Super League opener against Leeds Rhinos.
Feb 8, 08:23
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
Warrington Wolves head coach Tony Smith: "There is room for improvement"
Warrington Wolves head coach Tony Smith claims that his side will be "a hard team to beat" this season, which began with a 22-8 victory over Salford City Reds.
Feb 7, 20:49
Jamie Peacock of Leeds Rhinos in action during the pre season friendly between Leeds Rhinos and London Broncos at Headingley Carnegie Stadium on January 31, 2014
Jamie Peacock is targeting a Grand Final goodbye
Jamie Peacock 'dreams of finishing at Old Trafford' in his final Super League season with Leeds Rhinos.
Feb 7, 14:43
Gareth Ellis of Hull FC in action during the Tetley's Challenge Cup Semi Final between Hull FC and Warrington Wolves at John Smith's Stadium on July 28, 2013
Gareth Ellis: 'I have no plans to retire at end of Hull FC contract'
Hull FC's Gareth Ellis says that he will continue playing rugby league until he reaches the point he begins to 'struggle' out on the field.
Jan 24, 08:38
Kirk Yeaman of Hull FC looks on during the Tetley's Challenge Cup Semi Final between Hull FC and Warrington Wolves at John Smith's Stadium on July 28, 2013
Kirk Yeaman: 'I'm ready to fight for my place at Hull FC'
Hull FC's Kirk Yeaman acknowledges that he is "playing for a deal" in the coming season as competition for places heats up.
Jan 23, 07:15
Andrew Dixon of the Salford City Reds in action during the Super League match bewteen Bradford Bulls and Salford City Reds at Odsal Stadium on April 1, 2013
Andrew Dixon leaves Salford Red Devils for Leigh Centurions
Leigh Centurions complete the signing of former Salford Red Devils forward Andrew Dixon.
Jan 22, 20:46
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 raring to go in 2015'
Widnes are ready for the challenge of the Super League in 2015, according to coach Denis Betts.
Jan 21, 19:43
Jon Wilkin of St Helens during the Super League match between Warrington Wolves and St Helens at Etihad Stadium on May 18, 2014
Jon Wilkin named new St Helens captain
St Helens confirm that Jon Wilkin will replace Paul Wellens as club captain for the new season.
Jan 21, 13:03
A general view of Kingston Park the home ground of Newcastle Falcons is seen on August 17, 2011
Gateshead Thunder confirm switch to Newcastle
Professional rugby league is returning to Newcastle for the first time in 77 years after Gateshead Thunder changed their name to Newcastle Thunder.
Jan 20, 16:41
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
Joel Monaghan named Warrington Wolves captain
Joel Monaghan is appointed Warrington Wolves captain for the new Super League season.
Jan 17, 13:22
Huddersfield Giant coach Paul Anderson before a game with Hull FC on July 1, 2012
Paul Anderson happy with Huddersfield Giants squad
Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson believes that his squad is capable of challenging for the Super League title this season.
Jan 14, 16:16
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Widnes Vikings sign prop Gil Dudson from Wigan Warriors
Widnes Vikings sign prop Gil Dudson from Wigan Warriors on a two-year deal.
Jan 12, 17:26
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 "sceptical" of Super League shake-up
Warrington Wolves coach Tony Smith admits to feeling "sceptical" over the Super League's latest shake-up which could "reduce the number of clubs" in the top flight.
Jan 9, 06:45
Kirk Dixon of Castleford Tigers during the Stobart Super League 'Magic Weekend' match between Castleford Tigers and Wakefield Trinity Wildcats at the Etihad Stadium on May 26, 2012
Kirk Dixon: Retirement call was "right decision all round"
Castleford Tigers winger Kirk Dixon says that sitting on the sidelines for seven months picking up a wage was not an option, having called time on his career.
Jan 8, 14:17
Kirk Dixon of Castleford Tigers during the Stobart Super League 'Magic Weekend' match between Castleford Tigers and Wakefield Trinity Wildcats at the Etihad Stadium on May 26, 2012
Injury forces Kirk Dixon to retire, aged 30
Kirk Dixon retires from rugby league with immediate effect at the age of 30 because of a neck injury.
Jan 7, 07:18
Epalahame Lauaki in action during a Manly Warringah Sea Eagles NRL training session on April 22, 2014
Epalahame Lauaki "excited" by Bradford Bulls challenge
New Bradford Bulls forward Epalahame Lauaki is "excited" by the challenge he faces at the club next season.
Dec 24, 20:43
Epalahame Lauaki in action during a Manly Warringah Sea Eagles NRL training session on April 22, 2014
Epalahame Lauaki joins Bradford Bulls
The Bradford Bulls complete the signing of former Hull FC and Wigan Warriors front-rower Epalahame Lauaki on a two-year deal.
Dec 24, 19:34
Joe Westerman of Hull FC in action during the Tetley's Challenge Cup Semi Final between Hull FC and Warrington Wolves at John Smith's Stadium on July 28, 2013
Adam Pearson: 'Joe Westerman is not for sale'
Joe Westerman is 'not for sale', says Hull FC owner Adam Pearson.
Dec 2, 20:32
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Jacob Miller leaves Hull FC to join Wakefield Trinity Wildcats
Jacob Miller has the final year of his contract at Hull FC terminated to join Wakefield on a one-year deal.
Nov 21, 19:18
Ben Flower of Wigan walks from the pitch after receiving a red card during the First Utility Super League Grand Final match between St Helens and Wigan Warriors at Old Trafford on October 11, 2014
Wigan Warriors fine Ben Flower 50% of his wages for six months
Wigan Warriors announce that Ben Flower has been fined 50% of his wages for six months after punching St Helens' Lance Hohaia during October's Grand Final.
Nov 21, 12:00