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Hull Kingston Rovers sign Tony Puletua on loan until end of season
Former New Zealand international prop Tony Puletua joins Hull KR on loan from Salford Red Devils until the end of the season.
May 26, 21:10
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 had to dig deep for Salford Red Devils win'
Tony Smith believes that the key to Warrington's victory away at Salford Red Devils was his side's ability to keep their cool when the going got tough.
May 24, 11:17
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: 'Catalans Dragons defeat one of the worst days for Wigan Warriors'
Wigan Warriors head coach Shaun Wane describes their 58-16 Super League loss to Catalans Dragons as "one of the worst" days at the office.
May 23, 22:55
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
Danny Kirmond: 'Wakefield players to blame for James Webster exit'
Danny Kirmond admits that Wakefield Trinity Wildcats' poor start to the season is down to below-par performances from every member of the squad.
May 23, 18:00
Kevin Sinfield of Leeds Rhinos lines up a conversion during the Super League match between Wigan Warriors and Leeds Rhinos at DW Stadium on September 5, 2013
Brian McDermott praises "marvellous" Kevin Sinfield
Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott praises Kevin Sinfield's "marvellous career" after the centre became the third-highest scoring player of all time.
May 23, 15:20
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Hull Kingston Rovers coach Chris Chester proud despite defeat to Leeds Rhinos
Hull KR coach Chris Chester believes that his team should be proud of their performance against Leeds Rhinos despite losing 36-16.
May 23, 11:31
Leeds Rhinos' Brian McDermott watches his team during their Super League match against London Broncos on April 12, 2013
Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott pleased by second-half display
Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott claims that an improved second-half performance was behind his side's 36-16 win over Hull KR in Super League.
May 23, 11:06
Huddersfield Giant coach Paul Anderson before a game with Hull FC on July 1, 2012
Paul Anderson hoping for instant Huddersfield Giants response
Paul Anderson admits that Huddersfield Giants 'let themselves down' when losing heavily against Leeds Rhinos in the Challenge Cup last weekend.
May 21, 18:53
Rob Burrow of Leeds Rhinos in action against London Broncos on January 31, 2014
Rob Burrow commits his future to Leeds Rhinos
Leeds Rhinos half-back Rob Burrow says he wants to finish his career at Headingley, claiming that it was a "straightforward" decision to extend his current contract.
May 21, 09:24
Jeff Lima of Catalan Dragons gets past Nick Slyney of London Broncos during the Super League match between London Broncos and Catalan Dragons at Etihad Stadium on May 17, 2014
Catalans Dragons prop Jeff Lima given four-game ban
Catalans Dragons prop Jeff Lima is hit with a four-match ban by the RFL.
May 20, 18:06
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 fined for referee comments
St Helens coach Keiron Cunningham is fined by the Rugby Football League for criticising the referee following his side's loss to Catalans Dragons.
May 20, 17:29
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Wigan Warriors prop James Greenwood loaned to Hull Kingston Rovers
Wigan Warriors prop James Greenwood joins Hull KR on loan until the end of the season.
May 20, 17:02
Jon Wilkin of St Helens during the Super League match between Warrington Wolves and St Helens at Etihad Stadium on May 18, 2014
St Helens captain Jon Wilkin handed one-match ban
St Helens captain Jon Wilkin is banned for one match following an incident in Saturday's Challenge Cup win over York.
May 19, 20:20
Mickey Paea 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
Mickey Paea to leave Hull FC
Hull FC confirm that forward Mickey Paea will leave the club for the NRL in the summer.
May 19, 15:32
Wakefield assistant coach James Webster during the Super League match between Huddersfield Giants and Wakefield Wildcats at John Smith's Stadium on April 21, 2014
Wakefield Trinity Wildcats confirm James Webster exit
Super League strugglers Wakefield Trinity Wildcats announce that coach James Webster has left the club.
May 19, 11:29
Wakefield assistant coach James Webster during the Super League match between Huddersfield Giants and Wakefield Wildcats at John Smith's Stadium on April 21, 2014
James Webster unsure of Wakefield Trinity Wildcats future
Wakefield Trinity Wildcats coach James Webster suggests that he could be sacked by the club in the coming days.
May 18, 13:20
General view of Craven Park Stadium on April 28, 2013
Chris Chester: 'Hull KR confident of avenging heavy Wigan Warriors defeat'
Chris Chester says that Hull KR's decision to alter their travel plans prior to tonight's clash against Wigan Warriors shows just how much they want to win the Challenge Cup.
May 15, 08:49
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
St Helens scrum-half Luke Walsh sidelined for four weeks after ankle surgery
St Helens scrum-half Luke Walsh is to miss around four weeks of action after undergoing ankle surgery.
May 12, 12:10
A general view of the AJ Bell Stadium, home of Sale Sharks on August 19, 2014
Salford Red Devils chief angry at stay-away fans
Salford Red Devils chief executive Martin Vicker believes that the lack of supporters at their last home game should act as a "wake-up call" for the city of Salford.
May 10, 11:16
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 still haunted by Castleford Tigers defeat
Shaun Wane hopes revenge is on the cards this evening when his Wigan Warriors side face off against Castleford Tigers at the DW Stadium.
May 8, 08:19
Huddersfield Giant coach Paul Anderson before a game with Hull FC on July 1, 2012
Paul Anderson calls for Huddersfield Giants to exact revenge on Salford
Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson urges his side to exact revenge on Salford Red Devils for a number of "cheap shots" they dished out in the reverse fixture.
May 6, 13:02
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Warrington sign former Australia international Kurt Gidley on 12-month deal
Warrington Wolves agree to sign former Australia international Kurt Gidley on a 12-month deal.
May 5, 08:28
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Keighley Cougars player Danny Jones dies after cardiac arrest
Keighley Cougars player Danny Jones dies at the age of 29 after suffering a cardiac arrest on the pitch during his side's match against London Skolars.
May 3, 21:10
Kevin Brown of Widnes Vikings in action during the Super League match between Widnes Vikings and Salford Red Devils at Etihad Stadium on May 17, 2014
Tony Smith: 'Stopping Kevin Brown could be key'
Tony Smith is confident that Warrington Wolves can overcome Widnes Vikings in order to climb up the Super League table.
May 3, 09:47
Joe Burgess of Wigan celebrates with team-mates after scoring a try during the Super League match between St Helens and Wigan Warriors at Langtree Park on April 18, 2014
Super League roundup: Wigan Warriors, St Helens big winners
Sports Mole rounds up Friday night's Super League action as Wigan Warriors and St Helens each record convincing wins to close the gap on leaders Leeds Rhinos.
May 1, 21:58
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 coach Iestyn Harris hopeful over injury crisis
Salford Red Devils coach Iestyn Harris is hopeful that he will have enough players to choose from for the trip to face Hull FC on Friday night.
Apr 29, 14:02
Lance Hohaia of St Helens in action during the First Utility Super League Qualifying Semi-Final match between St Helens and Catalan Dragons on October 2, 2014
St Helens announce half-back Lance Hohaia retirement
St Helens half-back Lance Hohaia retires from rugby league with immediate effect.
Apr 29, 12:31
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 pens new Huddersfield Giants contract
Huddersfield Giants prop Eorl Crabtree pens a new deal with the Super League club until 2017.
Apr 29, 11:44
Adam Milner of Castleford during a pre-season friendly match between Hull FC and Castleford Tigers at The KC Stadium on January 13, 2013
Castleford Tigers hooker Adam Milner given one-match ban
Castleford Tigers hooker Adam Milner is handed a one-game suspension for a dangerous tackle on an opponent.
Apr 28, 16:42
Anthony Gelling of Wigan Warriors during the First Utility Super League Grand Final between St Helens and Wigan Warriors at Old Trafford on October 11, 2014
Wigan Warriors centre Anthony Gelling out for up to eight weeks
Wigan Warriors centre Anthony Gelling is expected to be out of action for up to two months with a serious hamstring injury.
Apr 28, 13:17
A general view of the Stadium the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and West Ham United at KC Stadium on September 28, 2013
Hull FC to reject Salford Red Devils postponement request?
A report claims that Salford Red Devils' request to postpone Friday night's Super League clash against Hull FC will be rejected by their opponents.
Apr 27, 16:33
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Injury-hit Salford Red Devils ask for Hull FC postponement
Salford Red Devils ask Hull FC to postpone their upcoming Super League fixture because of an "unprecedented injury crisis".
Apr 27, 15:05
A general shot of Wigan Athletic's DW Stadium on March 19, 2011
Wigan Warriors forced to move Hull Kingston Rovers Challenge Cup tie
The Challenge Cup sixth-round clash between Wigan Warriors and Hull Kingston Rovers will be played 12 miles South of the DW Stadium due to renovation works.
Apr 27, 14:16
A rugby ball is thrown through the goal post 28 August 2007
Brian Carney: 'Ban rugby league drug cheats for life'
Brian Carney believes that the two-year anti-doping ban handed to James Lockwood is not long enough to fit the severity of the crime.
Apr 22, 14:14
A rugby ball is thrown through the goal post 28 August 2007
Rugby league player James Lockwood handed two-year doping ban
Featherstone Rovers forward James Lockwood is handed a two-year ban from all sporting activity as a result of testing positive for the use of a growth hormone.
Apr 21, 15:39
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Wigan Warriors duo loaned to Salford Red Devils
Wigan Warriors duo James Greenwood and Oliver Gildart join Salford Red Devils on one-month loan deals.
Apr 21, 13:03
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
Castleford Tigers sign former Leeds Rhinos prop Ryan Bailey
Former Leeds Rhinos prop Ryan Bailey joins Castleford Tigers on a deal until the end of the season.
Apr 20, 15:43
Jack Hughes of Wigan Warriors during the Super League match between Wigan Warriors and Leeds Rhinos at Etihad Stadium on May 17, 2014
Jack Hughes keen to build on impressive victory over Catalans Dragons
Huddersfield Giants back-row forward Jack Hughes credits the organisation of his side for the way that they took apart Catalans Dragons on the weekend.
Apr 20, 12:22
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 Kieron Cunningham rues defensive mistakes
St Helens coach Kieron Cunningham claims that a poor defensive display cost his team during their 41-16 defeat to Leeds Rhinos in the Super League.
Apr 18, 11:42
Leeds Rhinos' Brian McDermott watches his team during their Super League match against London Broncos on April 12, 2013
Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott hails "great team performance"
Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott hails his side for their overall display after seeing them thrash champions St Helens in the Super League.
Apr 18, 11:16