A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
Wakefield duo Matty Ashurst and Tony Gigot ruled out for remainder of the Super League season, reports The Yorkshire Post.
Two out of three is the target says Wigan ace Oliver Gildart, reports Wigan Today.
What’s on social
Salford’s new recruit Andy Ackers says he wants to win silverware with the Red Devils.
💪 “I want to win a few trophies if I can with Salford. I want to win trophies and the goal for every Super League player is playing for their country and that’s what I want to try and push for." #rugbyleague https://t.co/Z3kxirdJK2
— Love Rugby League (@loverugbyleague) October 28, 2020
James Graham is a legend of the game.
What a career this man has had, but he has a job to finish with the Saints – starting this Friday in the 𝐃𝐄𝐑𝐁𝐘! 🙌 pic.twitter.com/pDP5ytbtv5
— St.Helens R.F.C. (@Saints1890) October 28, 2020
Respect is always good to see!
A fierce competitor and a legend of the game.
Congratulations to James Graham on a terrific career for club and country.
— Wigan Warriors 🍒⚪️ (@WiganWarriorsRL) October 28, 2020
What’s on TV/Radio
LIVE SL: Leeds v Wakefield (Sky Sports Arena – 5:30pm)
LIVE SL: Hull KR v Hull FC (Sky Sports Main Event – 7:45pm)
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.
Ireland and Wigan prop Brad Singleton turns 28 today.
Also celebrating; Salford winger Ken Sio (30), Keighley centre Jake Webster (37) and Tonga international Kotoni Staggs (22).
Ellery Hanley is the only player to win the Man of Steel award three times (1985, 1987 & 1989).
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