A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
Jacob Miller injury lays bare challenge facing Wakefield, reports Wakefield Express.
Harry Smith pledges future to Wigan, reports Wigan Today.
“We have got to stick together” – John Duffy’s take on Leigh’s loss to Castleford, reports Leigh Journal.
What’s on social
Ben Crooks made history on Friday night!
Yes, yes it is 😱
The fastest try ever in Betfred #SuperLeague at just 7 seconds!
— Betfred Super League (@SuperLeague) April 17, 2021
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck is a class act.
— NRL (@NRL) April 18, 2021
Harry Smith has signed a new deal with Wigan.
✍️ SMITH EXTENDS | We are delighted to announce that exciting young scrum half Harry Smith has signed a new four-year contract with the Club.
— Wigan Warriors 🍒⚪️ (@WiganWarriorsRL) April 18, 2021
What’s on TV/Radio
Super League Show – BBC One (11:35pm)
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 Great Britain and Widnes hooker Paul Hulme turns 55 today.
Also celebrating; ex-Wigan prop Jerry Seuseu (47), former Catalans forward Lopini Paea (37), North Wales Crusaders full-back Tommy Johnson (30), Samoa and Tonga international John Asiata (28), Canterbury Bulldogs winger Corey Allan (23), Canberra Raiders centre Sebastian Kris (22) and Keighley’s Alix Stephenson (22).
Leigh captain Liam Hood made his 100th appearance for the Centurions in their defeat to Castleford on Friday.