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Rhinos announce Hurrell signing

Rhinos announce Hurrell signing

By Matty Ramage Leeds Rhinos have stunned many by announcing the signing of Tonga star Konrad Hurrell. Hurrell was previously at NRL club Gold Coast Titans but has secured a move to Super League due to the desire for a long term contract. Hurrell joins fellow Tongan Tui Lolohea, who signed for Leeds in July, and there is a sense […]

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Headingley Stadium taking shape as south stand opens

Headingley Stadium taking shape as south stand opens

By Tom Clayton HEADINGLEY Stadium’s new south stand was officially opened on Sunday with round five of rugby union’s Greene King IPA Championship. Leeds’ professional rugby union side Yorkshire Carnegie were hosts to Bedford Blues as the new stand opened with brand new press and media facilities, as well as new seating in the upper tier. The work, undertaken by […]

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Wakefield Trinity face uncertain future with stadium exit looming

Wakefield Trinity face uncertain future with stadium exit looming

By Jake Ashby Wakefield Trinity have given their notice of exit to leave historic ground Belle Vue at the end of the season, following stalls in onsite developments. Belle Vue has been Trinity’s home since the Super League began in 1985, however it is unable to meet ‘minimum ground standards’ which will be implemented by the Rugby League’s top tier next season. […]

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Inspirational Jamie Peacock and team doing so much for charity

Inspirational Jamie Peacock and team doing so much for charity

By Richard Wright A Yorkshire and England rugby league legend delved into what drives him to succeed at an inspiring evening at Leeds Trinity University. Former Leeds Rhinos captain Jamie Peacock spoke at A Night with Jamie Peacock MBE and His Team, and was hosted by BBC Sports presenter Tanya Arnold. The evening also included talks from Brand Yorkshire’s managing director […]

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Trinity Titans left heartbroken after getting agonisingly close to promotion

Trinity Titans left heartbroken after getting agonisingly close to promotion

By Ryan Stewart Despite an impressive season for Leeds Trinity University’s BUCS side, the Titans’ year ended in disappointment as their first team missed out on promotion to the Northern 2A league. The Titans won five of their last six matches, but were ultimately pipped to the top spot in the league by rivals Leeds Beckett University’s second team. The […]

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Optimism rules supreme as Bradford Bulls are getting back on track

Optimism rules supreme as Bradford Bulls are getting back on track

By Billy Wilkinson The final chapter of Bradford Bulls’ troubled tale over the past couple of years appears to be coming to a close. The new ownership of Andrew Chalmers and Graham Lowe appear to be writing a new tale, one full of optimism. While ownership has changed, managers have changed and a host of players have come and gone […]

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Normanton Knights too strong as they brush aside rivals Lock Lane

Normanton Knights too strong as they brush aside rivals Lock Lane

By Sebastian Sternik Normanton Knights picked up their first win of the season following an emphatic 40-12 victory over local rivals Lock Lane. A hat-trick from Aaron Butterfield helped the Knights to triumph in what was their first home game of the new campaign. Benjamin Tyres, Chris Woolford and Connor Wilson also got on the scoresheet as the home side […]

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Wakefield Trinity’s late comeback secures victory against Centurions

Wakefield Trinity’s late comeback secures victory against Centurions

By Jake Ashby A dominant second half performance from Wakefield Trinity sparked a fantastic comeback over Leigh Centurions in the Super League. The victory banished the memories of the 38-14 defeat to Yorkshire rivals Leeds Rhinos in the last round. It was an impressive first half for Leigh who went in at the interval with a 24-12 lead. However, Chris Chester’s men […]

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Normanton Knights hoping brand new £120k facility will spark on-field success

Normanton Knights hoping brand new £120k facility will spark on-field success

By Sebastian Sternik Following a lengthy three year process, Normanton Rugby League club are finally able to unveil their brand new £120k changing rooms. Speaking about the project, club Chairwoman Joan Langley said: “The facility that we had didn’t accommodate the teams we had. David Raybould came round from the RFL and helped us to put the funding together initially.” “We were […]

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Trinity Titans prepared for fight as race goes down to the wire

Trinity Titans prepared for fight as race goes down to the wire

  By Ryan Stewart The Leeds Trinity Titans rugby league side are in a three-battle in the race for the BUCS 2016-2017 Northern 2B men’s competition. The Titans, with one game remaining, have played an extra match over their two title rivals, Huddersfield and Leeds Beckett, but those two still have to face each other. This is how the table looks: (Source: […]

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