Matty Smith: St Helens scrum-half relieved to be back after two months out injured
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Matty Smith: St Helens scrum-half relieved to be back after two months out injured

St Helens half-back Matty Smith was pleased to finally be able to play a part in the team after missing the past two months with a broken leg. The former England international made his return in the comprehensive 31-6 victory over Warrington. Smith, who re-joined Saints from local rivals Wigan, suffered the injury during his … Continue reading

Rangi Chase: Widnes Vikings fail in bid to sign Castleford Tigers half-back
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Rangi Chase: Widnes Vikings fail in bid to sign Castleford Tigers half-back

Widnes Vikings have been unsuccessful in their efforts to sign Castleford’s Rangi Chase. The former England international was back in the Tigers side for their win against Catalans last weekend, after missing the previous two games following an off-field incident. The move was part of a continued drive to acquire some new players in light … Continue reading

Neil Jukes: Age balance key for Leigh Centurions in Super League
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Neil Jukes: Age balance key for Leigh Centurions in Super League

Leigh Centurions head coach Neil Jukes insists the blend between youth and experience at the club this year is essential. New recruits Glenn Stewart, Eloi Pelissier, Antoni Maria and Atelea Vea all have international caps to their name with Australia, France and Tonga respectively. James Clare has both Super League and Championship experience whilst James … Continue reading