A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
Six clubs wait nervously on Super League decision to replace Toronto Wolfpack, reports the Mirror.
Ryan Hall, Josh Reynolds, John Bateman – Best Super League signings so far XIII, reports Hull Live.
Super League start, Grand Final and Magic dates and when to expect fixtures, reports St Helens Star.
Fallen giants Bradford are a different club these days, reports The Yorkshire Post.
Bradford coach John Kear praises Leeds ahead of Super League call, reports T4e Telegraph & Argus.
What’s on social
Rob Burrow is an inspiration.
It’s a year ago today that I received my diagnosis. Can I just thank everyone for their generosity and kindness. From the people out fundraising, everyone who has donated to the man in the street wishing me well.
There are lovely people everywhere & it makes me beam with pride x
— Rob Burrow (@Rob7Burrow) December 12, 2020
We can’t wait to see Greg Inglis in Super League!
📼 A highlights reel like no other!
🐺 A taste of what's in store in 2021 🔥 pic.twitter.com/RfWEUrM1Do
— Warrington Wolves (@WarringtonRLFC) December 13, 2020
John Bateman is Wigan’s new number 13.
Wow!!! Pretty hard to believe that Iv been given the opportunity to wear the number 13 shirt for @wiganwarriorsrl
As there’s only ever been 3 greats of the game to ever wear the shirt in the @superleaguerl era I can’t wait to pull It on and wear it with great pride and passion! pic.twitter.com/mHUsf7FlpD
— John Bateman (@johnbateman1) December 11, 2020
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.
Former Great Britain, England, Bradford, Leeds and Hull KR forward Jamie Peacock turns 43 today.
Also celebrating; former Great Britain, England, Bradford and South Sydney Rabbitohs forward Sam Burgess (32).
Super League’s 12th club for 2021 will be announced around midday – Leigh, London, Bradford, Featherstone, York and Toulouse have all applied for a spot in the top flight.
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