A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
From Challenge Cup despair to glory – Mikolaj Oledzki on Leeds’ remarkable revival, reports the Mirror.
Challenge Cup final win over Salford was ‘dream come true’ for Leeds youngster Alex Sutcliffe, reports Yorkshire Evening Post.
Saints’ Dom Peyroux steps into a new role in the middle, reports St Helens Star.
What’s on social
A precious moment…
— BBC Breakfast (@BBCBreakfast) October 19, 2020
This is just brilliant to see.
That means so much. That’s why our sport is different from any other 🙏 https://t.co/rqROj62lqM
— Rob Burrow (@Rob7Burrow) October 19, 2020
Canberra star Jack Wighton has won the Dally M Medal.
— NRL (@NRL) October 19, 2020
What’s on TV/Radio
🏉 Chat, debate and all the latest news on the Rugby League Lunch Hour🏆 Looking ahead to the Challenge Cup final
Posted by Love Rugby League on Thursday, 15 October 2020
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Podcast: The Final Hooter 2020 #11 – Adrian Jackson and Dave Parkinson chat between home and a Widnes coffee shop and go through some of the current rugby league trends, stories, and rumours.
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, Castleford, Bradford and Hull prop Andy Lynch turns 41 today.
Also celebrating; Catalans winger Lewis Tierney (26), St Helens hooker Josh Eaves (23) and Hull back-rower Jordan Lane (23).
The 2020 Challenge Cup final was the first in the competition’s history that had no spectators inside the stadium.
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