A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
Tom Johnstone ‘will be fine’ to face Catalans, says Wakefield chief Chris Chester, reports Wakefield Express.
Barrow chairman Steve Neale has Super League ambitions, reports North West Evening Mail.
World Cup places are still up for grabs insists England coach Shaun Wane, reports The Yorkshire Post.
Rugby league’s Ross Peltier running in May 6 local elections, reports The Telegraph & Argus.
What’s on social
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— Love Rugby League (@loverugbyleague) April 7, 2021
Sam Tomkins is leading the Steve Prescott Man of Steel leaderboard after the first two rounds.
.@DragonsOfficiel's Sam Tomkins leads the way 🐲
— Betfred Super League (@SuperLeague) April 6, 2021
Wigan have released a third kit for 2021.
💜 ALTERNATIVE KIT | We are delighted to unveil our 2021 alternative kit which will be worn for the first time during next Thursday’s @SuperLeague fixture against Leeds. #NeverGonnaStop 🍒⚪️ #WWRL pic.twitter.com/yJSnVJTO8u
— Wigan Warriors 🍒⚪️ (@WiganWarriorsRL) April 7, 2021
What’s on TV/Radio
LIVE NRL: South Sydney Rabbitohs v Brisbane Broncos (10:50am) – Sky Sports Arena
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 Great Britain and Widnes centre Andy Currier turns 55 today.
Also celebrating; former Australia and Ireland prop Brett White (39), former Wigan and Hull forward Danny Tickle (38) and ex-New Zealand international Sam Rapira (34).
Ian Watson has the most Wales caps with 30 to his name.