Tag: Super League

Mixed bag debut for Kenny Edwards as Catalans progress in Challenge Cup

BY A.J NASH Kenny Edwards has made a winning start to his time in France with Catalans defeating Huddersfield 20-6 to qualify for the Challenge Cup semi-finals. The man sacked from three NRL clubs had a mixed afternoon coming off the bench early to replace Greg Bird. He was then upended by Giants veteran Danny […]

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Former Panther cops 14 month ban for cocaine use

Former Penrith Panther and English International Zak Hardaker has been suspended for 14 months after failing a drug test prior to the 2017 Super League grand final. Hardaker was subsequently  sacked by his club Castleford and missed selection for England at the World Cup. “UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) today confirmed Zak Hardaker has been suspended from […]

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Ellis likens Bellamy to Arsene Wenger as World Club Challenge nears

Wests Tigers legend and former Leeds Rhinos forward Gareth Ellis says it’s “phenomenal” Craig Bellamy has been able to lead the Melbourne Storm to so much success since taking control of the club in 2003 likening Bellamy to Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger. Ellis is hoping for a Rhinos win in the World Club Challenge on […]

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Get expanding: Wigan boss threatens ‘insular’ NRL with a Perth Super League team

BY STAFF WRITERS Wigan Warriors owner Ian Lenagan believes the English Super League will expand into a fully-fledged international competition within five years and has hinted at a Super League side based in Perth if the NRL doesn’t hurry up with expansion plans. Lenagan is currently in Wollongong ahead of Super League’s first ever top […]

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Lightweight Rhinos should be worried about giant Melbourne pack

English champions Leeds Rhinos have a number of injury concerns ahead of round one of the Super League which may jeopardise their chances of claiming the World Club Challenge against the Melbourne Storm on February 16th at AAMI Park. The Rhinos face Warrington this weekend and will be missing a number of stars and alarmingly […]

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