A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
Brad Dwyer relishing Grand Final push after overcoming Covid and fixture backlog, reports the Mirror.
Danny McGuire outlines reasons for optimism as Hull KR put 2020 to bed, reports Hull Live.
Super League draw up Covid back-up plans for play-offs, reports St Helens Star.
Meet Burrow Seven – the racehorse named after Leeds legend Rob Burrow, reports Yorkshire Evening Post.
Hull FC coach Andy Last admits tough call on Ben McNamara for the play-offs, reports Hull Live.
What’s on social
Super League’s play-offs get underway this week!
— Betfred Super League (@SuperLeague) November 9, 2020
This is class.
There’s no greater honour than repping for your people. Jamaica land we love. pic.twitter.com/ikVy0KJxDH
— Jamaica Rugby League (@JAMRugbyLeague) November 9, 2020
Leigh are building a strong team for 2021!
🔴⚪️ 𝗘𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 new recruits onboard for 2021 (so far 😉).
— Leigh Centurions (@LeighCenturions) November 8, 2020
What’s on TV/Radio
Super League Show – BBC Two (1pm)
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.
Fiji and St George Illawarra Dragons winger Mikaele Ravalawa turns 23 today.
Also celebrating; Sydney Roosters winger Matt Ikuvalu (27).
Wigan lifted the League Leaders’ Shield on Friday night for the first time since 2012.
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