Wakefield investigate after Moore arrest

Wakefield investigate after Moore arrest

Image copyright Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com Image caption Wildcats hooker Scott Moore has played for several Super League clubs in a career that has spanned more than a decade Wakefield Trinity Wildcats are investigating player Scott Moore after a man was arrested for assaulting a police officer. Police say a man, 28, was arrested after a “significant […]

Player avoids prison for assault on anti-doping official

Player avoids prison for assault on anti-doping official

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Sam Barlow (l) in action against New Zealand in the 2013 Rugby League World Cup A rugby league player who admitted assaulting a UK Anti-Doping Agency (Ukad) official has been ordered to carry out 150 hours of unpaid work. Sam Barlow, 28, who plays for Leigh Centurions, was visited […]

Fan banned over anti-gay Hirst tweets

Fan banned over anti-gay Hirst tweets

Image copyright PA Image caption Keegan Hirst is the first British rugby league star to come out as gay while still playing Batley Bulldogs have banned a fan for sending homophobic tweets to club captain Keegan Hirst and his friend, Coronation Street actor Anthony Cotton. Hirst, 27, became the first British rugby league player to […]

Hull FC: Fans party with returning Challenge Cup heroes

Hull FC: Fans party with returning Challenge Cup heroes

Image caption Two open top buses carried players and staff through the city Thousands of people welcomed home Challenge Cup winners Hull FC back to the city after their win in Saturday’s final at Wembley. The Super League leaders came back from 10-0 down to defeat Warrington Wolves. A victory parade started at the KCOM […]

Wigan legend Billy Boston's statue to be unveiled

Wigan legend Billy Boston's statue to be unveiled

Image copyright Wigan Council Image caption Boston signed for Wigan in 1953 and also played for Blackpool A statue of rugby league star Billy Boston has been unveiled. The Cardiff-born player scored 478 tries in 487 games for Wigan, becoming the greatest try-scorer in the club’s history. A pioneer among black players, Boston signed for […]

St Helens boost play-off hopes by beating Hull FC

St Helens boost play-off hopes by beating Hull FC

Atelea Vea has scored six tries in 23 appearances for St Helens this season Two tries from Atelea Vea and Jack Owens helped St Helens boost their chances of a Super League play-off place by beating leaders Hull FC. The Black and Whites, who beat Warrington to lift the Challenge Cup on 27 August, went […]