Rugby League News

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
Joe Burgess: 'It's good to be back playing for Wigan Warriors'
Joe Burgess says that it is "good to be back" playing for Wigan Warriors following his recent two-month injury layoff.
Sep 18, 06:45
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 wary of Huddersfield Giants
Wigan Warriors captain Sean O'Loughlin warns his teammates to expect a difficult test against Huddersfield Giants when they meet in the Super League playoffs.
Sep 17, 18:33
London Broncos advertising on the seats during the Super League match between London Broncos and Leeds Rhinos at Twickenham Stoop on August 01, 2013
London Broncos sign teenage academy duo
Matt Davies and Ben Grey sign one-year contracts at London Broncos following stints at the Rugby Football League's Midlands Regional Academy.
Sep 17, 13:12
Zak Hardaker of England during the International Origin Match between England and Exiles at The Halliwell Jones Stadium on June 14, 2013
Rugby Football League drops Zak Hardaker investigation
The RFL ends its investigation into alleged homophobic comments made by Leeds Rhinos back Zak Hardaker due to insufficient evidence.
Sep 16, 13:51
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
Paul Wellens targeting further St Helens success
Paul Wellens says that the League Leaders' Shield triumph is "a great reward" for his St Helens squad following a gruelling campaign.
Sep 14, 16:59
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 Vikings will rise to playoff occasion'
Denis Betts insists that Widnes Vikings will "rise to the occasion" when they take on Warrington Wolves in next week's Super League playoffs.
Sep 14, 15:27
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 praises "tremendous" Castleford Tigers effort
Daryl Powell insists that his Castleford Tigers side will take all that they have learnt this season into their playoff meeting against St Helens next weekend.
Sep 13, 22:15
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Super League roundup: Alex Walmsley sent off in St Helens defeat
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Friday's matches in the Super League.
Sep 12, 22:06
Dave Allen of Widnes Vikings during the Super League match between Widnes Vikings and Salford Red Devils at Etihad Stadium on May 17, 2014
Dave Allen, Kieran Butterworth to leave Widnes Vikings
Widnes Vikings confirm that Dave Allen and Kieran Butterworth will both leave the club following the Super League playoffs.
Sep 10, 17:31
Jordan Thompson of Hull FC in action during the Super League match between Hull FC and Catalans Dragons at KC Stadium on February 14, 2014
Hull FC prop Jordan Thompson eyes victory over Leeds Rhinos
Jordan Thompson calls on his Hull FC teammates to end their season on a positive note by beating Leeds Rhinos this Friday.
Sep 10, 13:02
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St Helens full-back Shannon McDonnell sidelined for rest of season
St Helens full-back Shannon McDonnell is expected to miss the rest of the season with a broken jaw.
Sep 10, 11:31
Adrian Purtell of Bradford Bulls during the pre season friendly match between Bradford Bulls and Castleford Tigers at Odsal Stadium on February 2, 2014
Adrian Purtell pens Bradford Bulls extension
Bradford Bulls centre Adrian Purtell puts pen to paper on a one-year contract extension with the Super League club.
Sep 10, 11:18
Taulima Tautai of the Eels looks on during the NRL trial match between the Penrith Panthers and the Parramatta Eels at Centrebet Stadium on February 17, 2012
Wakefield Trinity Wildcats forward Taulima Tautai handed one-match ban
Wakefield Trinity Wildcats forward Taulima Tautai is to miss the club's final game of the season after being hit with a one-game ban.
Sep 9, 18:15
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Six players to leave Warrington Wolves
Veteran Australian prop Trent Waterhouse is among six players who will leave Warrington Wolves at the end of the season.
Sep 9, 11:26
Taulima Tautai of the Eels looks on during the NRL trial match between the Penrith Panthers and the Parramatta Eels at Centrebet Stadium on February 17, 2012
Wakefield Trinity Wildcats forward Taulima Tautai charged by RFL
Wakefield forward Taulima Tautai is charged by the RFL for a dangerous throw on an opponent.
Sep 8, 18:04
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
Super League roundup: Salford Red Devils ease to win over London Broncos
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Sunday afternoon's games in the Super League.
Sep 7, 17:29
Steve Michaels of the Titans watches on during the round two NRL match between the Gold Coast Titans and the Canberra Raiders at Skilled Park on March 10, 2012
Steve Michaels joins Hull FC
Hull FC sign Steve Michaels from Gold Coast Titans as they continue their preparations for next season.
Sep 7, 13:08
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 pleased by Wigan Warriors triumph over Leeds Rhinos
Wigan Warriors coach Shaun Wane praises his players for putting in a "tough" performance during Friday's 21-6 win over Leeds Rhinos in the Super League.
Sep 6, 11:17
Leeds Rhinos' Brian McDermott watches his team during their Super League match against London Broncos on April 12, 2013
Brian McDermott disappointed by Leeds Rhinos
Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott admits that he is not proud of his team's 21-6 defeat to Wigan Warriors.
Sep 6, 11:05
Matty Blythe of Bradford in action during Rugby League pre-season friendly between Leeds Rhinos and Bradford Bulls at Headingley Stadium on January 20, 2013
Bradford Bulls sign Matty Blythe from Warrington Wolves
Bradford Bulls resign Matty Blythe from Warrington Wolves as they continue to reshape their squad ahead of the new season.
Sep 5, 08:53
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
Salford Red Devils forward Gareth Hock has transfer request accepted
Salford Red Devils forward Gareth Hock is on the verge of leaving the club after having a transfer request accepted.
Sep 3, 18:35
Matt Diskin of Bradford Bulls during the Super League match between Huddersfield Giants and Bradford Bulls at Etihad Stadium on May 18, 2014
Bradford Bulls captain Matt Diskin to retire at end of season
Bradford Bulls captain Matt Diskin announces that he is to retire at the end of the current season.
Sep 3, 13:54
Wigan's Iain Thornley scores the first try of the Challenge Cup final against Hull FC on August 24, 2013
Wigan Warriors centre Iain Thornley to miss rest of season
Wigan Warriors centre Iain Thornley is to miss the rest of the season after suffering a serious knee injury.
Sep 3, 13:34
Leeds Rhino's Joel Moon scores his team's first try against Wigan Warriors on September 27, 2013
Joel Moon handed two-game suspension
Joel Moon receives a two-game ban for his shoulder charge on Mark Percival in Leeds Rhinos' defeat against St Helens last Friday.
Sep 2, 20:57
Kevin Sinfield of England kicks during the Rugby League World Cup Group A match at the KC Stadium on November 9, 2013
Kevin Sinfield retires from international rugby
Kevin Sinfield says that it was "a privilege" playing for England after calling time on his international career this evening.
Sep 1, 19:26
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
Luke Walsh: 'I thought my career was over'
Luke Walsh thanks St Helens supporters for helping him during his "frustrating" time out with injury.
Aug 28, 13:25
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
Double injury blow for Hull Kingston Rovers
Ben Cockayne and David Hodgson will miss the remainder of the Super League season, Hull Kingston Rovers head coach Chris Chester confirms.
Aug 27, 12:15
Ryan Hall of Leeds celebrates with team mates after scoring a try during the Tetley's Challenge Cup Final between Leeds Rhinos and Castleford Tigers on August 23, 2014
Ryan Hall: 'Challenge Cup victory signals new chapter for Leeds Rhinos'
Ryan Hall admits that Leeds Rhinos' Challenge Cup triumph feels even better due to their poor recent record in the final of the competition.
Aug 24, 16:30
Leeds Rhinos' Brian McDermott watches his team during their Super League match against London Broncos on April 12, 2013
Brian McDermott: 'Leeds Rhinos players feel relieved'
Brian McDermott admits that he is still coming to terms with Leeds Rhinos' 23-10 Challenge Cup final victory over Castleford Tigers earlier today.
Aug 23, 19:59
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
Leeds Rhinos captain Kevin Sinfield relieved by Challenge Cup final triumph
Leeds Rhinos captain Kevin Sinfield expresses his relief following the team's 23-10 win over Castleford Tigers in the Challenge Cup final.
Aug 23, 18:13
Chev Walker of Bradford during the Super League match between Huddersfield Giants and Bradford Bulls at John Smith's Stadium on March 3, 2013
Chev Walker pens new Bradford Bulls deal
Utility forward Chev Walker agrees a new one-year deal at Bradford Bulls which will keep him at the club until the end of next season.
Aug 21, 07:15
Jamie Jones-Buchanan of Leeds Rhinos during the Magic Weekend at Etihad Stadium on May 26, 2013
Jamie Jones-Buchanan: 'I'll enjoy Challenge Cup final experience'
Leeds Rhinos forward Jamie Jones-Buchanan says that he will "enjoy the experience" of taking part in this weekend's Challenge Cup final against Castleford Tigers.
Aug 19, 21:04
Craig Huby of Castleford Tigers during the Super League match between Wakefield Wildcats and Castleford Tigers at Etihad Stadium on May 18, 2014
Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell unsure of Craig Huby fitness
Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell admits that prop Craig Huby is a doubt for Saturday's Challenge Cup final against Leeds Rhinos due to a fractured elbow.
Aug 18, 17:42
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
Super League roundup: Wins for London Broncos, Huddersfield Giants, Bradford Bulls
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Sunday's Super League matches.
Aug 17, 18:04
Daryl Clark scores a try for Castleford Tigers during the Challenge Cup semi on August 10, 2014
Daryl Powell slams 'excessive' Castleford Tigers defeat
Daryl Powell claims that his Castleford Tigers side did not deserve their 48-10 defeat to Warrington Wolves.
Aug 16, 05:20
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
Super League roundup: Wins for Salford Red Devils, St Helens, Warrington Wolves
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Friday's matches in the Super League.
Aug 15, 22:10
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 slams "dumb" Wigan Warriors after Hull Kingston Rovers draw
Shaun Wane berates the "dumb" performance from his Wigan team after narrowly salvaging a point in the 14-14 draw with Hull KR.
Aug 15, 05:53
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Chris Chester "desperately disappointed" after Wigan Warriors comeback
Hull KR caretaker coach Chris Chester says that he is "desperately disappointed" with how his side spurned a 10-point lead in Thursday's 14-14 draw with Wigan Warriors.
Aug 15, 03:12
William Barthau of France in action during the Rugby League World Cup Group B match between France and Samoa at Stade Gilbert Brutus on November 11, 2013
William Barthau to join London Broncos
William Barthau will join London Broncos from Catalans Dragons at the start of 2015 on a two-year deal.
Aug 14, 12:26
Chris Chester #66 of the Washington Redskins looks on during the game against the Minnesota Vikings on November 7, 2013
Chris Chester: 'Hull KR can still claim playoff spot'
Chris Chester plays up the importance of Hull KR's meeting with Wigan Warriors tonight, saying that his side must bounce back from their defeat against Widnes Vikings.
Aug 14, 06:30