A wrap up of the latest news in the Championship and League 1.
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
George Burgess is on course to return to the Wigan side, reports Wigan Today.
Salford playmaker Kevin Brown kept injury secret from team-mates as he helped club to Challenge Cup final, reports Manchester Evening News.
Sitaleki Akauola’s classy message to Leeds youngster after dangerous lift, reports Warrington Guardian.
Wakefield coach Chris Chester says reports of a player-revolt at Trinity could not be further from the truth, reports Wakefield Express.
What’s on social
This is a good watch.
Clive Sullivan MBE: Champion, Leader, Pioneer 🏆
— Betfred Super League (@SuperLeague) October 21, 2020
This is also a good watch…
🙏🏼 FAMILY MATTERS 🙏🏼
A tearful @BillKikau1 was left speechless when we surprised him with some messages from his family back in Fiji 🇫🇯
This Sunday‘s #NRLGF is much more than a game to Kikau & his loved ones 🙏🏼
— Zac Bailey (@ZacBailey14) October 21, 2020
A heartwarming story on Samoa international Jarome Luai…
Luai will be doing it for his family on Sunday. 🐾🖤
— NRL on Nine (@NRLonNine) October 20, 2020
What’s on TV/Radio
🏉 Chat, debate and all the latest news on the Rugby League Lunch Hour🏆 Looking ahead to the Challenge Cup final
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Podcast: The Final Hooter 2020 #11 – Adrian Jackson and Dave Parkinson chat between home and a Widnes coffee shop and go through some of the current rugby league trends, stories, and rumours.
Sky Sports’ Golden Point podcast is available to download now.
The latest Forty20 LIVE podcast is out now.
The latest 5 Live Rugby League Podcast is out now, hosted by Dave Woods.
Former New Zealand, Brisbane Broncos and Bradford winger Tame Tupou turns 38 today.
Also celebrating; Hull prop Chris Satae (28).
Leeds winger Ash Handley is the leading the try scoring charts in Super League, with 12 tries in as many appearances.
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