Rugby League Today: Fixtures could be televised behind closed doors, stay at home challenge becoming a hit & Wakefield boss helps community

A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.

What’s on site

Joe Greenwood has tested negative for coronavirus and hopes to extend his Leeds loan.

Castleford’s Paul McShane leads the way at the top of the Man of Steel leaderboard.

Toronto Wolfpack are being held back by a fear factor, according to former director of rugby Brian Noble.

Phil Clarke doubts rugby league could survive for three months in coronavirus pandemic.

Ireland star Dec O’Donnell discusses representing his heritage.

What’s in the papers

Super League games could be televised behind closed doors in May, reports the Yorkshire Post.

Michael Carter has been helping his community, reports the Mirror.

Warrington Wolves CEO Karl Fitzpatrick discusses financial difficulties if rugby league shutdown extends, reports Warrington Guardian.

What’s on social

Rob Burrow with an important message.

The “Stay At Home” challenge is becoming a hit with rugby league stars.

John Bateman with the goods.

Virtual rugby league in the Championship.

Which mascot will beat Swinton’s Dana the Lion?

What’s on TV/Radio

Brisbane Broncos v South Sydney Rabbitohs – Sky Sports (9:05am).

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.

Tanya Arnold hosts the Super League Show.

Podcast: The Final Hooter #4 – featuring rugby league royalty Ellery Hanley.

The latest Forty20 LIVE podcast is out now.

The latest 5 Live Rugby League Podcast is out now, hosted by Dave Woods.

Birthdays

Former Hull KR, Sheffield and Newcastle hooker Keal Carlile turns 30 today.

Also celebrating: Parramatta Eels winger Blake Ferguson (30), New Zealand star Adam Blair (34) and former NRL and Super League forward Willie Manu (40).

Trivia

Danny Brough holds the record for the most points for Scotland on the international scene (132).

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