RL Today: Leigh sign promising prospect, Hull playmaker joins Halifax & Wigan without Powell

A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.

What’s on site

London Broncos winger Kieran Dixon has joined ambitious club York for the 2021 campaign.

Toulouse have signed back-rower Dominique Peyroux from Super League champions St Helens.

St Helens prop Kyle Amor has signed a one-year contract extension with the club.

Catalans half-back Lucas Albert will join French Elite 1 Championship side Carcassonne at the end of the Super League season.

Leigh have announced that prop Adam Walker has left the club with immediate effect.

What’s in the papers

St Helens winger Regan Grace wants on-field success while looking to grow off it, reports The Sun.

Six-match ban for Catalans hooker Michael McIlorum following Super League play-offs win over Leeds, reports The Yorkshire Post.

Sam Powell will miss Wigan’s semi-final with Hull FC, reports Wigan Today.

Brian McDermott ashamed to be part of Super League after turning back on Toronto Wolfpack, reports the Daily Star.

Leeds prospect Muizz Mustapha signs new deal with Rhinos – but joins Hull KR on season-long loan, reports Yorkshire Evening Post.

What’s on social

Leigh have signed Wigan youngster Craig Mullen on a permanent deal.

Halifax have signed Hull FC half-back Liam Harris.

Hull KR coach Tony Smith is pleased with the loan signing of Leeds forward Muizz Mustapha.

What’s on TV/Radio

LIVE ORIGIN: Queensland v New South Wales (Sky Sports Arena – 9:15am)

Rugby AM – FreeSports (6pm)

Podcast: The Final Hooter 2020 #13 – Toronto fallout, Sunshine on Leyth & unfulfilled potential?

Sky Sports’ Golden Point podcastΒ is available to download now.

The latestΒ Forty20 LIVEΒ podcast is out now.

The latestΒ 5 Live Rugby League PodcastΒ is out now, hosted by Dave Woods.

Birthdays

Former Great Britain international Mike Ford turns 55 today.

Also celebrating; ex-Wigan favourite Trent Barrett (43), Huddersfield centre Jake Wardle (22) and Australia international Nick Cotric (22).

Trivia

The five-man shortlist for the 2020 Steve Prescott Man of Steel award has been revealed – Bevan French, Liam Farrell, Aidan Sezer, Lachlan Coote and Paul McShane.

Listen to The Final Hooter podcast, featuring exclusive interviews, every week.Β SUBSCRIBEΒ to Love Rugby League on Apple Podcasts.

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