Leon Pryce returns to coaching
Former international playmaker Leon Pryce will work as assistant coach under Sean Long at Featherstone Rovers for the 2023 Championship season.
Ian Hardman has also been appointed as assistant coach at Post Office Road Stadium. The trio all played together at St Helens during their careers.
Summer Bash 2023 venue
The 2023 Championship Summer Bash is set to take place at the LNER Community Stadium in York. (York Press)
Leeds hosted the event for the first time last season, with the seventh edition of the Summer Bash to take place in York next season with all 14 teams.
Blackpool’s Bloomfield Road had hosted the Summer Bash previously.
Briers jets off
Lee Briers has flown out to Australia to link up with his new club, Brisbane Broncos.
The 44-year-old was assistant to Matt Peet at Wigan Warriors in 2022. He has joined the NRL outfit for 2023 as a transition coach.
Good luck to Lee Briers who flys out to Australia today! ✈️
— Wigan Warriors 🍒⚪️ (@WiganWarriorsRL) November 9, 2022
Dutton to join Sinfield in ultra marathon
World Cup chief Jon Dutton will join Kevin Sinfield during a part of his epic ultra marathon challenge. (RLWC2021)
Sinfield’s latest fundraising challenged will see the former Leeds captain cover nearly 65 kilometres per day for seven days before finishing on the pitch at Old Trafford at half time in the men’s Rugby League World Cup Final.
Dutton will join Sinfield on day three of the challenge from Ponteland at 10:00am to Newcastle’s St James’ Park.
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Late World Cup drama
It was last minute drama in the Women’s World Cup between Canada and Brazil!
The drama 😱
Canada beat Brazil 20-16 after this last-gasp try!
Such a cruel end to the Amazonas' first World Cup campaign 😢
— BBC Sport (@BBCSport) November 9, 2022
Former Halifax, Featherstone, Salford and Oldham forward and Wales international and Paul Highton turns 46 today (November 10).
Also celebrating; Former NRL forward Aiden Tolman (34), forward Jordan Baldwinson (28) & Tonga international Tevita Tatola (26).