A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
Wakefield centre Ryan Atkins is our latest guest on My Set of Six. He talks David Solomona, Warrington’s Challenge Cup triumph in 2010 and his favourite away ground.
Shaun Wane is hoping to set up a “high quality” match for England before the end of the year and has not ruled out taking on an Exiles team or one of the home nations.
What’s in the papers
St Helens face battle to hang onto highly-rated pack duo as rival clubs circle, reports the Mirror.
Bradford coach John Kear has signed a two-year contract extension with the Bulls, reports The Telegraph & Argus.
What’s on social
Cameron Smith has shaved his beard!
— Melbourne Storm (@storm) June 2, 2020
Just look at the passion on show…
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck won the #DallyM award and three of his Kiwi teammates broke out a spontaneous haka in the ballroom.
That is what respect looks like.
— Fox League (@FOXNRL) September 26, 2018
Round four of the NRL gets underway tomorrow!
On @SkySportsRL this week…🏉
🏉Brisbane Broncos vs Sydney Roosters
📺Sky Sports Main Event, Arena & Mix
— Sky Sports Rugby League (@SkySportsRL) June 2, 2020
What’s on TV/Radio
Former Super League and NRL forward Keith Mason is this week’s guest on The Last Tackle. He talks about his switch to the NRL at 20 as well as his new rugby comic – Rugby Blood.
Super League’s Out Of Your League podcast is back, featuring Jon Wilkin and Mark Flanagan.
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.
Canterbury Bulldogs coach Dean Pay turns 51 today.
Also celebrating; Keighley hooker Kyle Kesik (31), Widnes utility Jack Owens (26) and former Scotland international Mick Nanyn (38).
Australia and Queensland legend Cameron Smith is the only player to have made more than 400 NRL appearances, with all of them being for Melbourne.
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