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James Gordon

Red Star Belgrade want to create blueprint for European club giants to follow

Brexit and COVID put paid to any hopes of Red Star Belgrade joining the RFL pyramid, but they still hope to create a model that expands European Rugby League.
James Gordon

Trust the process: Only those on the inside can judge on category grading

The IMG criteria for the next era of Super League licensing has landed and while detailed in parts, it remains suitably vague.
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James Gordon

Editor’s column: Can a Leigh Leopard change its spots?

Whatever you make of Leigh’s rebrand to the Leopards, they have been the most talked about club in the off-season.
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James Gordon

Emerging talent list highlights challenges facing rugby league in the northern hemisphere

When expansion is talked about, the focus is often on the big city names and locations of clubs, and rarely about players.
James Gordon

Your most read rugby league stories in 2022

Another year is in the books and it was yet another eventful one for rugby league on and off the pitch.