Rugby League News

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 "devastated" by Salford Red Devils defeat
Salford Red Devils coach Iestyn Harris admits that he is "devastated" after seeing his side suffer a narrow defeat to Hull KR in Super League.
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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
Carl Ablett: 'Leeds Rhinos hungrier than ever to win Challenge Cup'
Carl Ablett stresses that winning the Challenge Cup last season has not weakened Leeds Rhinos' desire to prevail in the competition once more this time around.
Jun 26, 11:57
A general view of the match ball is tackled seen during the Super Rugby trial match between the Waratahs and the Blues at Allianz Stadium on February 7, 2014
Chris Chester: 'Hull Kingston Rovers must remain calm'
Chris Chester admits that reaching the final four of the Challenge Cup is one of the targets Hull Kingston Rovers set out to achieve this season.
Jun 25, 09:58
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
St Helens coach Keiron Cunningham pays tribute to Paul Wellens
Saint Helens coach Keiron Cunningham lavishes praise on the newly-retired Paul Wellens.
Jun 24, 16:33
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
St Helens star Paul Wellens announces retirement with immediate effect
St Helens star Paul Wellens announces his retirement from rugby league with immediate effect.
Jun 24, 10:05
Marc Sneyd of Hull FC in action during the First Utility Super League match between Hull FC and Leeds Rhinos at KC Stadium on March 5, 2015
Marc Sneyd facing lengthy ban for Danny McGuire tackle
Marc Sneyd could be banned for between three and five matches after being charged for his tackle on Danny McGuire in Sunday's match between Hull FC and Leeds Rhinos.
Jun 22, 18:44
Shannon McDonnell of St Helens during the First Utility Super League match between St Helens and Wakefield Trinity at Langtree Park on May 1, 2015
St Helens full-back Shannon McDonnell ruled out for remainder of season
The Achilles injury picked up by St Helens full-back Shannon McDonnell against Castleford Tigers will see him miss the remainder of the Super League campaign.
Jun 22, 15:26
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Rugby league player James Ackerman dies in hospital from head injury
Rugby league player James Ackerman dies in hospital after suffering a head injury during a match in Queensland.
Jun 22, 07:27
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 targeting winning run for Wigan Warriors
Shaun Wane wants to see his Wigan Warriors side string together a winning run between now and the end of the season, starting with tonight's clash against Salford.
Jun 19, 11:59
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 "disappointed" by Anthony England's spitting actions
Tony Smith issues a warning to Warrington Wolves prop Anthony England, admitting that the four-match ban passed down to his player was a just punishment.
Jun 18, 10:43
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Sam Hopkins agrees permanent deal with Leigh following Wigan Warriors spell
Leigh Centurions announce the permanent return of Sam Hopkins on a two-year deal from Wigan Warriors.
Jun 16, 08:58
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
Keiron Cunningham dismisses Theo Fages link
St Helens coach Keiron Cunningham insists that he is not interested in signing scrum-half Theo Fages from Salford Red Devils.
Jun 15, 18:43
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 critical of Wigan Warriors players' display in St Helens defeat
Shaun Wane says that Wigan Warriors did not give themselves a chance of winning against St Helens due to their high number of errors.
Jun 15, 17:45
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Anthony England faces spitting charge
Warrington Wolves prop Anthony England could be banned for up to eight weeks after being accused of spitting at an opponent.
Jun 15, 15:22
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 targeting more consistency from Castleford Tigers side
Daryl Powell wants to see Castleford Tigers continue their winning run at Leeds Rhinos this evening, as they aim to climb up the Super League table.
Jun 11, 09:57
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Mathias Pala joins Leigh Centurions from Catalans Dragons
Mathias Pala joins Leigh Centurions from Catalans Dragons on a contract until 2016.
Jun 9, 18:02
Ben Westwood of Warrington Wolves during the First Utility Super League match between Warrington Wolves and Leeds Rhinos at The Halliwell Jones Stadium on March 13, 2015
Warrington Wolves forward Ben Westwood given one-game ban
Warrington Wolves forward Ben Westwood is hit with a one-match suspension for dangerous contact.
Jun 9, 16:47
General view of the KC Stadium ahead of the Stobart Super League match between Hull FC and Bradford Bulls on March 30, 2012
Curtis Naughton extends Hull FC stay
Hull FC winger Curtis Naughton extends his stay with the Super League club.
Jun 9, 16:04
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
Tom Lineham agrees Warrington Wolves move
Hull FC winger Tom Lineham agrees to join Warrington Wolves in the summer.
Jun 9, 15:36
Leeds Carnegie Portrait Session. Daryl Powell (Head Coach) of Leeds during a photo call at the Headingley Carnegie Stadium on August 20,2007
Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell thrilled by new Will Maher deal
Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell backs Will Maher to develop into a key player for the club following the prop's decision to sign a new deal.
Jun 9, 11:23
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
St Helens winger Tommy Makinson out for around three months with broken leg
St Helens winger Tommy Makinson is sidelined for around three months with a broken leg.
Jun 8, 17:18
Catalan Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous during the match against London Broncos on March 28, 2013
Catalans Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous fined for criticising referee
Catalans Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous is fined £500 by the RFL for criticising an official.
Jun 8, 16:18
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 happy with Wigan Warriors improvement against Huddersfield Giants
Wigan Warriors coach Shaun Wane hails his players for improving in the second half to beat Huddersfield Giants in Super League.
Jun 8, 16:06
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
Salford Red Devils want world-record transfer fee for Theo Fages
Wantaway star Theo Fages will not be allowed to leave Salford Red Devils unless a world-record transfer fee is handed over, according to club owner Marwan Koukash.
Jun 8, 15:42
Huddersfield Giant coach Paul Anderson before a game with Hull FC on July 1, 2012
Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson rues missed chances
Huddersfield Giants head coach Paul Anderson believes that his side should have been more clinical during their 32-18 defeat to Wigan Warriors in Super League.
Jun 8, 12:47
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Will Maher signs new Castleford Tigers deal
Castleford Tigers prop Will Maher pens a four-year contract extension with the Super League club.
Jun 8, 11:29
Roosters coach Brian Smith looks on during the NRL trial match between the Canterbury Bulldogs and the Sydney Roosters at Belmore Sports Ground on February 12, 2012
Brian Smith unsurprised by Wakefield Trinity Wildcats defeat
Incoming Wakefield Trinity Wildcats coach Brian Smith admits that the team's 58-26 defeat to Leeds Rhinos was to be expected.
Jun 8, 11:17
Leeds Rhinos' Brian McDermott watches his team during their Super League match against London Broncos on April 12, 2013
Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott critical despite table-topping win
Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott hits out at his players following their victory at Wakefield in Super League.
Jun 8, 11:07
Tommy Makinson of St Helens goes over for a try during the First Utility Super League match between St Helens and Castleford Tigers at Langtree Park on February 27, 2015
St Helens winger Tommy Makinson undergoes ankle surgery
St Helens winger Tommy Makinson is facing a spell on the sidelines after undergoing ankle surgery.
Jun 7, 18:17
Cory Paterson catches the ball during a Wests Tigers NRL training session at Concord Oval on April 3, 2014
Salford Red Devils keen to extend Cory Paterson contract
Martin Vickers, the chief executive of Salford Red Devils, announces that the club are locked in talks with Cory Paterson regarding a new contract.
Jun 7, 15:58
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Daryl Powell delighted by "key" victory for Castleford Tigers
Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell praises his players for earning a "key" victory away to Hull KR in Super League.
Jun 6, 18:54
Chris Chester #66 of the Washington Redskins looks on during the game against the Minnesota Vikings on November 7, 2013
Chris Chester: 'Hull Kingston Rovers deserved defeat'
Hull KR head coach Chris Chester admits that his team deserved their 30-22 defeat at home to Castleford in Super League.
Jun 6, 18:40
Stuart Howarth 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, 2014
Stuart Howarth re-signs for Wakefield Trinity Wildcats
Hull FC hooker Stuart Howarth completes a move to Wakefield Trinity Wildcats.
Jun 6, 14:55
Catalan Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous during the match against London Broncos on March 28, 2013
Catalans Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous: 'Small details cost us'
Catalans Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous claims that a lack of concentration was to blame for his team's defeat to Warrington Wolves in the Super League.
Jun 6, 13:08
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 pleased with battling Warrington Wolves
Warrington Wolves coach Tony Smith hails his team for putting in a dogged performance to beat Catalans Dragons in the Super League.
Jun 6, 12:53
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 head coach Iestyn Harris rues missed chances
Salford Red Devils head coach Iestyn Harris admits that a lack of finishing cost his side during their 32-12 defeat to St Helens in the Super League.
Jun 6, 11:44
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 hails St Helens defence
St Helens coach Keiron Cunningham believes that a strong defensive performance was behind his side's 32-12 win over Salford in Super League.
Jun 6, 11:06
Huddersfield Giant coach Paul Anderson before a game with Hull FC on July 1, 2012
Paul Anderson "proud" to coach Huddersfield Giants after signing new deal
Paul Anderson cites a desire to win major trophies at Huddersfield Giants as his reasoning behind signing a new two-year contract.
Jun 5, 11:19
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Catalans Dragons stand-off Todd Carney sidelined for up to two months
Catalans Dragons stand-off Todd Carney is sidelined for up to eight weeks with a torn pectoral muscle.
Jun 2, 15:17
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
Former England forward Gareth Hock fined for Twitter comments
Former England forward Gareth Hock is hit with a £1,000 fine by the RFL for "posting inappropriate material" on Twitter.
Jun 2, 13:56