A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
Gareth O’Brien urges clubs to hand Toronto team-mates a Super League lifeline, reports the Mirror.
Will Leigh get a crack at Super League’s 12th spot? reports Leigh Journal.
Leeds coach Richard Agar welcomes expanded Super League play-offs as Rhinos get set for Catalans, reports Yorkshire Evening Post.
Sonny Bill Williams is set to retire from football after Toronto Wolfpack’s bid falls through, reports The Sydney Morning Herald.
What’s on social
Toulouse want to join Super League!
— Toulouse Olympique XIII (@TOXIII) November 3, 2020
Hull KR have called a halt to their Super League campaign a month before the scheduled end to the season after a Covid-19 outbreak at the club.
We hope the combined effort & sacrifices of everyone to put Rugby League back on your TV has given you some respite from a tough world and something to look forward to each week.
Stay safe! pic.twitter.com/V77J9PwjvJ
— Hull Kingston Rovers (@hullkrofficial) November 3, 2020
Championship side York want a place in Super League!
— York City Knights⚔️ (@YorkKnightsRLFC) November 3, 2020
What’s on TV/Radio
LIVE ORIGIN: Queensland v New South Wales (Sky Sports Main Event – 9:15am)
NRL 360: Origin Special (Watch NRL – 11am)
Rugby AM – FreeSports (6pm)
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.
Salford legend Malcolm Alker turns 42 today.
Also celebrating; Catalans centre David Mead (32), Hull KR prop Will Maher (25) and Penrith Panthers prop Zane Tetevano (30).
Toronto Wolfpack won one game in 2020 – against Huddersfield in the Challenge Cup fifth round.
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