Leeds Varsity 2019 was brought to a close with the traditional Rugby Union finale at Emerald Headingley Stadium. With the overall scores being well in Beckett’s favour, and the preceding Women’s Rugby Union match having been an absolute thriller in which Leeds University came out on top, the Varsity finale was a chance for the Gryphons to end the annual festival on a high.
With the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan just days away, the 20 teams arriving on the shores of ‘the Land of the Rising Sun’ are preparing for what could be the most unpredictable World Cup yet.
Image Credit [Rugby-league.com] Newly promoted London Broncos claim an early and surprising scalp with a win over troubled Wigan. Reigning champions Wigan Warriors remain without a point in Super League 2019 having succumbed to an […]
Image Credit: [The Times] A Jonny May hat-trick within the first half hour set England on their way to a thumping 44-8 victory over France – sending them top of the 2019 Six Nations table […]
Image Credit [Express & Star] Leeds United suffered their first big defeat of the season on Saturday, going down 4-1 at West Brom. The home side dominated throughout and a huge second half performance, in […]
Image Credit: [Tim Whitby] The Gryphon spoke to IBF World Featherweight Boxing Champion, Josh Warrington, about his journey from Leeds estates to a World Title at the premiere for his documentary: Josh Warrington: Fighting For […]
Image Credit [SWpix] A brilliant individual try by debutant Oliver Gildart saw England kick-off their three-match Test Series against New Zealand with a gripping 18-16 victory in Hull on Saturday. After facing the ever-intimidating Kiwis’ […]
Image Credit: [Irish Mirror] Fourteen matches into the current Championship season, Leeds United top the table. This was the case after nine games last season, before a momentous collapse that saw the club limp to a […]
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 […]
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 […]