Tag : Super League

Wigan Wave Wane Farewell with Grand Final Victory

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Image Credit: PA Wigan Warriors gave departing coach Shaun Wane a fairytale ending to his tenure at the club with a hard-fought 12-4 victory over Warrington Wolves in the Super League Grand Final. A star performance from resurgent winger Dominic Manfredi was a key factor behind Wane departing Wigan a … Read More

Warrington & Wigan into Super League Grand Final

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Image Credit: [Sky Sports] Warrington defeat St. Helens and Wigan blowout Castleford to reach the Super League Grand Final. St. Helens’ remarkable season fell at the penultimate hurdle as they were defeated 18-13 by Warrington in the first Super League Semi-Final, with Wigan joining the Wolves in the big dance … 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

Sport | Bulls finally banished to second tier

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Bradford Bulls were relegated to the Championship on Sunday after a 52-26 defeat to Huddersfield Giants. The Bulls’ seventh straight defeat condemned them to relegation from Super League for the first time in their history and their fate is already secured with six games of the season remaining. Two tries … Read More

Sport | Super League – Rhinos trample Wolves in Headingley

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Leeds Rhinos 18 – 12 Warrington Wolves Leeds Rhinos continued their impressive start to Super League XIX with a hard fought 18 – 12 victory against Warrington Wolves. This was the Rhinos’ opening home fixture of the season and if they are all like this the fans will be thrilled and their … Read More

Sport | Playoff Preview: Warrington Wolves vs Leeds Rhinos

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Having again qualified with relative ease for the playoffs Leeds Rhinos are looking to make their reputation as end-of-season specialists count this weekend as they visit the Warrington Wolves in the qualifying round. Despite triumphing in the Final 12, months ago against the Wolves, Warrington have been on a sterling … Read More

Leeds Rhinos up for the Challenge

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3/5/13 Stephen Topping Leeds Rhinos Leeds Rhinos may be famous for slow starts and emphatic ends in Super League, but in 2013 they appear to be an even deadlier beast than usual. Ahead of their huge derby match against Bradford on Friday, the Rhinos sit fourth in the Super League … Read More

Rugby League round up – Round 12

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Stephen Topping 17/04/13 Rugby League Round-Up Financial struggles, retiring greats and enough sackings to make football management seem a more stable career – there has been plenty of drama both on and off the field in the world of rugby league recently, as Super League’s fourteen sides prepare to enter … Read More

Leeds Rhinos Edge Out Wigan

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15.03.13 Leeds Rhinos 18-14 Wigan Warriors Leeds against Wigan is usually a physical encounter and this encounter on Friday night at Headingley was no different. The Rhinos needed a response after their poor loss to top of the table Huddersfield at home last Friday, and they got one, although they … Read More

Rhinos humbled by Giants

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Leeds Rhinos 8-32 Huddersfield Jack Fairs Headingley Carnegie   On a cold and drizzly Friday night at Headingley, Leeds Rhinos were given a real lesson in managing the conditions by Paul Anderson’s Huddersfield side. A strong defence and an astute tactical kicking game from the Giants stand-off, Danny Brough, meant … Read More