A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
‘A real big signing for us’ – Tony Smith delight as Hull KR land Brad Takairangi, reports Hull Live.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson praises Kevin Sinfield after Leeds legend’s marathon fundraising feat, reports Yorkshire Evening Post.
Matt Davis opens up on his time at Warrington, reports Warrington Guardian.
Liam Hood’s Leigh 2021 Super League squad confidence, reports Leigh Journal.
Hull KR land NRL star Brad Takairangi, reports The Yorkshire Post.
What’s on social
It will be good to watch Brad Takairangi in Super League next year!
🧢 170+ NRL appearances.
🤩 Second row, halves, centre.
🇨🇰 Cook Island & New Zealand International.
— Hull Kingston Rovers (@hullkrofficial) December 16, 2020
What a try!
TRY OF THE SEASON 🏆
— Betfred Super League (@SuperLeague) December 16, 2020
Swinton have signed New Zealander Geronimo Doyle!
Swinton Lions are delighted to announce the signing of Geronimo Doyle for the 2021 season!
— Swinton Lions RLFC (@Swinton_Lions) December 16, 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.
Samoa and Toulouse forward Frank Winterstein turns 34 today.
Also celebrating; Ireland and Wakefield winger Liam Kay (29), Parramatta full-back or half-back Jordan Rankin (29) and Fiji and St George Illawarra Dragons centre Brayden Wiliame (28).
Hull KR’s new signing Brad Takairangi has earned seven caps for the Cook Islands and four for New Zealand.
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