A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
St Helens Agnatius Paasi eager to live up to his name – including Saint, reports The Sun.
Covid-19 forces Super League to shrink fixtures and switch Magic Weekend, reports The Guardian.
Missing rugby league? Fret not. Games in France are streaming for free, reports The Guardian.
Morgan Smithies back in training… motivated by Grand Final heartache, reports Wigan Today.
What’s on social
Featherstone have signed Junior Moors!
— Featherstone Rovers (@FevRoversRLFC) January 20, 2021
This side would take some stopping…
🇫🇷 Theo Fages
🇹🇴 Konrad Hurrell
🇫🇯 Korbin Sims
🇯🇲 Michael Lawrence
— Love Rugby League (@loverugbyleague) January 20, 2021
Adrian Lam is back in Wigan!
𝙇𝘼𝙈𝙈𝙔 𝙄𝙎 𝘽𝘼𝘾𝙆 🤩
🛫 The boss flew back from Australia on Saturday and landed in the UK on Sunday – before the closure of travel corridors came into effect.
— Wigan Warriors 🍒⚪️ (@WiganWarriorsRL) January 20, 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.
New Zealand legend Ruben Wiki turns 48 today.
Also celebrating; former Bradford favourite Joe Vagana (46), Batley winger Wayne Reittie (33) and Leeds youngster Alex Sutcliffe (22).
St Helens have won the League Leaders’ Shield the most, with seven to their name.
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