A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league…
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
Leeds coach Richard Agar says Luke Gale return has bolstered “confidence” in ranks, reports The Yorkshire Post.
Latest Warrington injury news, including Daryl Clark and Stefan Ratchford updates, reports Warrington Guardian.
Saints players relishing the atmosphere of fans’ return, reports St Helens Star.
What’s on social
Rugby league posts look good at Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium!
Have you got tickets for the World Cup yet??? pic.twitter.com/46IqGJMLvZ
— Reggae Warriors (@Reggae_Warriors) May 12, 2021
The North American Rugby League has announced that is West Coast Conference teams (Las Vegas, Phoenix, Austin, San Diego, San Francisco and Portland) will not participate in its inaugural season.
OFFICIAL STATEMENT: pic.twitter.com/amvFxP03G2
— North American Rugby League (@NARugbyLeague) May 12, 2021
What a career Sam Tomkins has gone on to have!
🏉 The first Rugby League player ever to score five tries in a first team debut. pic.twitter.com/RPwrnfkefw
— Rugby Football League (@TheRFL) May 12, 2021
What’s on TV/Radio
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 Warrington hooker Michael Monaghan turns 41 today.
Also celebrating; France and Scotland international Andrew Bentley (36), ex-Harlequins and Hull winger Will Sharp (35), Australia and Samoa international Josh Papalii (29) and Melbourne Storm centre Reimis Smith (24).
Leeds prop Mikolaj Oledzki will make his 100th career appearance if he plays against Wakefield on Friday night.