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Easter controversy

19th April 2006 Correspondent 0

Just like chocolate eggs, hot cross buns, bunnies and, for some strange reason, the mince pies that didn’t shift over Christmas, Easter annually brings us the debate over whether rugby league players should have to play two games over the Easter weekend. This season it has been Karl Harrison and Daniel Anderson whose voices have been the loudest in decrying what has become known as the ‘Easter programme’.

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Easter Controversy

19th April 2006 Correspondent 0

Eye On Rugby League by Tony Williams

Just like chocolate eggs, hot cross buns, bunnies and, for some strange reason, the mince pies that didn't shift over Christmas, Easter annually brings us the debate over whether rugby league players should have to play two games over the Easter weekend. This season it has been Karl Harrison and Daniel Anderson whose voices have been the loudest in decrying what has become known as the ‘Easter programme'.

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Wigan can benefit from fresh start

12th April 2006 Correspondent 0

The biggest story in rugby league so far this week is the sacking of Wigan head coach Ian Millward. The Warriors have suffered a disastrous start to the 2006 campaign, losing seven of their opening eight games in the engage Super League, and being stuck to the foot of the league table.

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Life outside Super League

5th April 2006 Correspondent 0

If proof was needed that National League standards are on the up, Widnes Vikings provided it on Sunday. The Vikings, not even favourites for the League One title, underlined that improvement by dumping a strong Castleford Tigers side out of the Challenge Cup.

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