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Australia supreme in Four Nations final battle

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Australia confirmed their position as the premier team in international rugby league on Sunday as they beat New Zealand in a decisive manner at Anfield to claim the Four Nations for the third time. There was an electric atmosphere at the Merseyside ground, which was hosting its first game in … Read More

Australia earn trip to Anfield with win

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England failed to capitalise on a promising start to the match when crashing out of the Four Nations at the hands of Australia at Wembley on Sunday. The team just needed to avoid defeat to book their place in what would be a rematch against the Kangaroos at Anfield this … Read More

Wigan Warriors win the Battle of Old Trafford

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Warrington Wolves’ 61 year wait to be crowned domestic champions will continue after they fell to defeat at the hands of Wigan Warriors in the Super League Grand Final at Old Trafford last weekend. Despite winning the League Leaders Shield and being ahead at the end of the first half, … Read More

Salford Survive in Extra Time

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Salford Red Devils completed a remarkable comeback from 18-10 down to win the Million Pound Game in extra-time against Hull Kingston Rovers, to secure their survival in the Super League, and to ensure that Hull KR are absent from the top flight of rugby league for the first time since … Read More

Rhinos Look to Charge up the Table

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Leeds Rhinos finally got off the mark in the 2016 Super League side with a hard-fought 20-16 win against Huddersfield Giants. The two sides came into this match propping up the division, which was surprising given that they had finished the 2015 Super 8s campaign in first and third respectively. … Read More

Rhinos’ Rocky Start Continues

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LEEDS Rhinos’ title defence is not going to plan. Following their narrow 10-12 defeat against Warrington Wolves at Headingley, they headed to Widnes hoping to get some points on the board. However, their opponents had other ideas, playing like men possessed and running in ten tries to leave players and fans … Read More

L.U.R.L Storm Away from Sheffield

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Rugby League University of Leeds 44 – 24 Sheffield Hallam Strong home debut from former Union player Alex Patrick Two tries each for James Woodburn-Hall and Matt Wright IT was a wet and windy day at Weetwood on Wednesday, as Leeds’ rugby league first team took on Sheffield Hallam in … Read More

L.U.R.L Get Season Back on Track

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THE University of Leeds Rugby League 1sts gave a confident performance in Wednesday’s match against Hull University, and despite appalling weather conditions, the team managed to gain a convincing and much-needed win. The Gryphons started well, showing their intent going into this vital encounter. Leeds were able to quickly put … Read More

Leeds Rhinos stampede their way to Challenge Cup Victory

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Yesterday’s Challenge Cup Final between favourites, Leeds Rhinos and underdogs, Hull KR was not quite the ‘David and Goliath’ story that the fans and pundits had been hoping for in the lead up to the match. In reality, it was a 50-0 destruction whereby Leeds proved themselves to be the … Read More

Leeds Gryphons suffer Varsity defeat

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This year’s outstanding season from Leeds Rugby League Gryphons did not result in the victory over Leeds Beckett that the team had their hearts set on, but rather a harsh defeat in what was a fast-paced and brutal game of Rugby. Though Leeds were missing the likes of Jack Blagbrough … Read More