Rugby

Centurions add duo
21 June 2017

Centurions Add Duo

Leigh have strengthened their efforts to remain in the Super League by adding Warrington's Rhys Evans and Nick Rawsthorne from Hull. The first campaign after last season's promotion has been ...
21 June 2017

Stander Issues O'Mahony Backing

Peter O'Mahony will do a fine job should he be given the British & Irish Lions captaincy, according to team-mate CJ Stander. There has been plenty of speculation surrounding Warren ...
20 June 2017

Cane Downplays Ref Impact

New Zealand's Sam Cane says his side will look to play down the importance of the referees when they face the British & Irish Lions. The All Blacks are currently ...
20 June 2017

Diamond Delighted At O'Connor Capture

Sale Sharks director of rugby Steve Diamond believes the club have secured a real coup with the signing of James O'Connor. The 26-year-old is set for a move to the ...
20 June 2017

Ablett Expecting Tigers Test

Leeds Rhinos veteran Carl Ablett is relishing the challenge Castleford Tigers will present when they meet on Friday night. The West Yorkshire rivals are preparing to go head-to-head for a ...
20 June 2017

Giants Lose Mamo for Six Weeks

Huddersfield Giants hopes of a top-eight finish have been hit by an injyury to full-back Jake Mamo. The Giants win over St Helens last Thursday has propelled the side into ...
20 June 2017

Lions Shine in Chiefs Victory

The British & Irish Lions appear to be peaking at just the right time after scoring four tries in their 34-6 win over the Chiefs. The tourists face the All ...
19 June 2017

Whiteley Downplays Bok Revival

South Africa captain Warren Whiteley believes they still have work to do before their recent form can be considered a revival. It has been a tough last 12 months for ...
19 June 2017

Gatland Allays Farrell Fears

British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland is confident that Owen Farrell will be fit for Saturday's first Test against New Zealand. The 25-year-old was forced to miss Saturday's 32-10 ...
19 June 2017

Wolves Land New Kiwi Star

Warrington Wolves have strengthened their side with the signing of New Zealand international Peta Hiku. Tony Smith's Wolves are suffering a miserable campaign and were knocked out of the Challenge ...
19 June 2017

Catalans Land McNamara

Catalans Dragons have appointed former England boss Steve McNamara as head coach to replace former boss Laurent Frayssinous. The French side were fancied to do well this season but their ...
18 June 2017

Wales Confirm Cuthbert Absence

Winger Alex Cuthbert will play no further part in Wales' summer tour after suffering a shoulder injury against Tonga. The 27-year-old sustained ligament damage during the first half of Wales’ ...
18 June 2017

Hull See Off Castleford

Defending champions Hull FC have booked their spot in the Challenge Cup semi-finals courtesy of a win over Castleford. The Airlie Birds took a 14-12 lead in at the end ...
18 June 2017

Minor Errors Frustrate Smith

Warrington boss Tony Smith admits his side cannot afford to keep making sloppy errors if they want to turn their season around. The Wire were on the wrong end of ...
18 June 2017

Jones Admits to Selection Headaches

Eddie Jones admits he has plenty of tough decisions to make when it comes to selecting his England EPS squad. The Australian watched on as his Red Rose side recorded ...
18 June 2017

Lions New Boys Handed Chiefs Role

British & Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland has named all six of his late call-ups on the bench for Tuesday's game with the Chiefs. With the bulk of the ...
17 June 2017

Gatland Defends Call-Up Policy

Warren Gatland has defended his decision to call up players to his British and Irish Lions squad based on geography. Injuries to the likes of Ross Moriarty and Stuart Hogg, ...
17 June 2017

Wigan Win Challenge Cup Classic

Wigan Warriors have booked their place in the Challenge Cup semi-finals after a dramatic 27-26 win at Warrington Wolves. The match at the Halliwell Jones Stadium was an engrossing battle ...
17 June 2017

Townsend Praises Resilient Scotland

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend has praised the defensive resilience his side showed during their 24-19 victory over Australia. Tries from Finn Russell, who also kicked three conversions, Duncan Taylor and ...
17 June 2017

Holbrook Demands Saints Improvement

Justin Holbrook says St Helens must stop making basic errors after going down 24-16 at Huddersfield on Friday. A try from former Saint Lee Gaskell made the difference in a ...

17 June 2017

Gatland - Lions Improving All the Time

Warren Gatland says he is pleased with the way his British & Irish Lions side are progressing ahead of the first Test. After losing to the Highlanders on Tuesday, the ...
17 June 2017

Pomeroy Links Up With Warrington

Warrington Wolves have signed centre Ben Pomeroy from French side Lezignan Sangliers until the end of the season. The 33-year-old has experience of playing in the Super League having previously ...
17 June 2017

Argentina Full of Anger - Creevy

Argentina captain Agustin Creevy says the squad are full of anger as they prepare for Saturday's second Test against England. Argentina looked on course for an upset three minutes from ...
17 June 2017

Hughes Eyes Challenge Cup Glory

Jack Hughes believes Warrington's "realistic" chance of winning silverware this season is in the Challenge Cup. Warrington go head-to-head with Wigan for a place in the last-four stage of the ...
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