Regan Grace linked with French rugby union
St Helens and Wales winger Regan Grace is reportedly being chased by a French rugby union side. (Eurosport Rugby Rama)
Castleford injury blow
As reported last week, Castleford have confirmed a season-ending injury to full-back Ryan Hampshire. The 27-year-old sustained the injury during the club’s golden point extra time victory over Catalans.
He has made five appearances for the Tigers this season, scoring twice.
Castleford Tigers can regrettably confirm Ryan Hampshire has suffered an ACL injury.
Everyone at the Tigers would like to wish Rocky a very speedy recovery. 🧡
— Castleford Tigers (@CTRLFC) July 3, 2022
RIP Asuquo ‘Zook’ Ema
On Sunday, Hull KR shared the news of the passing of former front-rower, Asuquo ‘Zook’ Ema at the age of 58. RIP.
Hull KR are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of former front-rower, Asuquo 'Zook' Ema earlier today at the age of 58.
The Robins send their heartfelt condolences to Zook's family and friends at this difficult time❤️
— Hull KR (@hullkrofficial) July 3, 2022
Jacob Miller future
Jacob Miller is expected to make an announcement on his future soon. (Examiner Live)
The off-contract Wakefield half-back is expected to join West Yorkshire rivals Castleford at the end of the season.
Sinfield and Burrow take part in Leeds 10k
Leeds legends Kevin Sinfield and Rob Burrow took part in the Leeds Run For All 10k on Sunday.
— Leeds Rhinos Foundation (@RugbyLeeds) July 3, 2022
Wigan full-back Bevan French produced one of the best individual tries of the season so far against Wakefield on Sunday. His side claimed a 46-22 over Trinity at Belle Vue.
😍 Bevan's brace 😍
— Wigan Warriors 🍒⚪️ (@WiganWarriorsRL) July 3, 2022
Former Wests Tigers, Melbourne, Wigan, South Sydney, Catalans and Canberra prop forward and ex-New Zealand and Samoa international Jeff Lima turns 40 today (July 4).
Also celebrating; Keighley half-back Dane Chisholm (32), France international Lucas Albert (24), Hunslet’s Jack Render (23) and Hull KR youngster Mikey Lewis (21).
A special mention to the Love Rugby League Podcast host George Riley, who also celebrates his birthday today!
Ryan Shaw crossed for his 100th career try against York on Sunday. He has scored tries for Barrow, Leigh, Hull KR, Bradford, Swinton and London Broncos.
𝐀 𝐂𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐲 𝐨𝐟 𝐓𝐫𝐢𝐞𝐬 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐒𝐡𝐚𝐰𝐲!
An amazing achievement made! Congratulations, Ryan! 🏉🥳 pic.twitter.com/z9punTpN99
— Barrow Raiders (@BarrowRaiders) July 3, 2022