A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
Super League supremo Robert Elstone claims £1million of central funding should be enough to enable the club that fills the vacant 12th place in 2021 to be competitive, especially with anticipated player wage cuts.
What’s in the papers
Hull FC owner Adam Pearson admitted to hospital with coronavirus, reports Hull Live.
Tommy Leuluai’s new deal with Wigan to be ‘sorted out in the next week’, reports Wigan Today.
Toronto Wolfpack launch hardship fund while RFL threatens legal action, reports The Guardian.
Leeds chief executive Gary Hetherington upbeat over Rhinos’ future at end of ‘bizarre’ season, reports Yorkshire Evening Post.
What’s on social
How good is this?!
Mose Masoe to deliver the #GrandFinal match ball 💪🏉
— Betfred Super League (@SuperLeague) November 16, 2020
Batley have signed former Widnes half-back Tom Gilmore.
Welcome to Batley, @tomgilmore7!
Experienced half back Tom Gilmore joins the Bulldogs for the 2021 season.
— Batley Bulldogs RLFC (@BatleyRLFC) November 16, 2020
Brent Tate was some player.
— NRL (@NRL) November 16, 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.
Former Australia, Queensland and Brisbane Broncos star Karmichael Hunt turns 34 today.
Also celebrating; ex-Salford and Leigh forward Luke Adamson (33), Leeds forward Stevie Ward (27), New Zealand Warriors prop Jamayne Taunoa-Brown (24) and Cronulla Sharks winger Ronaldo Mulitalo (21).
Henry Paul holds the record for most goals in a Super League season, kicking 178 for Bradford in 2001.
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