Rugby League News

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 to join Hull KR coaching staff next season
Hull KR announce that Jamie Peacock will join the club's coaching staff next season when he retires from playing.
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Ryan Bailey of Leeds Rhinos in action during the pre season friendly between Leeds Rhinos and London Broncos at Headingley Carnegie Stadium on January 31, 2014
Hull Kingston Rovers release Ryan Bailey after just one appearance
Hull Kingston Rovers announce that Ryan Bailey has been released by the club after just one appearance due to personal reasons.
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Stephen Kearney, head coach of New Zealand looks on during the New Zealand training session at Old Trafford on November 29, 2013
New Zealand coach Stephen Kearney handed two-year contract extension
Stephen Kearney will lead New Zealand into the 2017 World Cup after being handed a two-year contract extension.
Mar 26, 23:31
Danny Kirmond 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 duo to miss Wigan Warriors clash
Wakefield pair Danny Kirmond and Tim Smith are to miss the team's Super League clash with Wigan Warriors through injury.
Mar 25, 15:09
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' Theo Fages accepts two-match ban
Salford Red Devils half-back Theo Fages accepts a two-match ban for foul play.
Mar 24, 20:40
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Warrington Wolves prop Ben Evans sidelined for four months
Warrington Wolves prop Ben Evans is expected to miss the next four months after undergoing hamstring surgery.
Mar 23, 16:01
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 bemoans sloppy Salford Red Devils
Iestyn Harris admits that Salford Red Devils were always second best during their 30-16 defeat away to Castleford Tigers.
Mar 21, 12:46
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Lee Radford "ecstatic" with Hull FC win
Hull FC coach Lee Radford hails his side following their vital 33-22 win at home to Catalans Dragons.
Mar 21, 12:07
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
Ben Westwood: 'Warrington Wolves using past pain to overcome St Helens'
Ben Westwood describes Warrington Wolves' decade-long hoodoo against St Helens as being "madness" ahead of their latest meeting this evening.
Mar 19, 08:53
Mitch Allgood of the Eels looks on from the bench during the round nine NRL match between the Parramatta Eels and the Brisbane Broncos at Parramatta Stadium on May 11, 2013
Mitch Allgood handed two-match ban
Australian prop Mitch Allgood is given a two-match ban by the Rugby Football League for a striking offence.
Mar 17, 22:46
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 signs St Helens contract extension
St Helens captain Jon Wilkin pens a new one-year deal with the Super League leaders.
Mar 16, 17:53
Josh Charnley of Wigan Warriors gives instructions during the Tetley's Challenge Cup Final between Wigan Warriors and Hull FC at Wembley Stadium on August 24, 2013
Wigan Warriors winger Josh Charnley sidelined for up to six weeks
Wigan Warriors winger Josh Charnley is ruled out of action for up to six weeks due to an ankle injury.
Mar 16, 13:04
Todd Carney of the Sharks passes the ball during the round 15 NRL match between the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks and the Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles at Remondis Stadium on June 21, 2014
Todd Carney wins wrongful dismissal case against former club Cronulla Sharks
Catalans Dragons star Todd Carney wins a case for wrongful dismissal against former club Cronulla Sharks.
Mar 15, 13:51
Zak Hardaker of England during the International Origin Match between England and Exiles at The Halliwell Jones Stadium on June 14, 2013
Leeds Rhinos drop Zak Hardaker amid police investigation
Zak Hardaker is dropped by Leeds Rhinos after the club confirm that he is involved in a police investigation.
Mar 14, 15:55
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
Kieron Cunningham heaps praise on table-topping St Helens
St Helens coach Kieron Cunningham heaps praise on his players following their victory over Widnes Vikings in the Super League.
Mar 14, 11:41
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 hails Warrington Wolves defence following win over Leeds Rhinos
Warrington Wolves coach Tony Smith credits his team's defensive performance with their 18-6 win over Leeds Rhinos in Super League.
Mar 14, 11:18
Michael Weyman 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
Hull Kingston Rovers prop Michael Weyman forced to retire with knee injury
Hull KR prop and former Australia international Michael Weyman announces his retirement from the sport due to a knee injury.
Mar 11, 14:30
Catalan Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous during the match against London Broncos on March 28, 2013
Laurent Frayssinous demands more protection for his Catalans Dragons players
Catalans Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous wants his players to receive more protection from referees having seen star man Todd Carney potentially sidelined for a month.
Mar 8, 13:30
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 coach Tony Smith: 'Until last week our defence was our highlight'
Warrington Wolves coach Tony Smith admits that his team will have to improve after their first Super League defeat of the season to Catalans Dragons.
Mar 7, 18:01
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: 'Castleford Tigers defeat worst of my career'
Shaun Wane labels Wigan Warriors' Super League defeat against Castleford Tigers as 'the worst of his career'.
Mar 7, 15:54
Leeds Rhinos' Brian McDermott watches his team during their Super League match against London Broncos on April 12, 2013
Brian McDermott delighted with Leeds Rhinos comeback
Leeds Rhinos head coach Brian McDermott admits that there was not as much between his side and Hull FC as the 43-12 scoreline suggests.
Mar 6, 08:45
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: 'I considered quitting rugby due to injury hell'
Hull FC wing Tom Lineham says that spending time on the sidelines last season with two broken legs 'was horrible, very demoralising and mentally tough'.
Mar 5, 08:45
Bath's English centre Sam Burgess looks on during the European Rugby Champions Cup rugby union match between Bath and Montpellier at the Recreation Ground in Bath, south west England on December 12, 2014
Sam Burgess dismisses reports of rugby league return
Bath centre Sam Burgess insists that he is not considering a return to rugby league.
Mar 3, 22:59
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 duo Kyle Amor, Travis Burns receive bans
Kyle Amor and Travis Burns receive bans from the RFL following incidents in St Helens' win over Castleford Tigers.
Mar 3, 21:17
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Joe Grima leaves London Broncos
London Broncos coach Joe Grima steps down from his role at the club for family reasons.
Mar 2, 12:45
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