A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league…
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
Corey Johnson: Leeds talent back where he wants to be after Super League return. (Yorkshire Evening Post)
Confidence is key for Wigan boss Adrian Lam. (Wigan Today)
RFL boss Ralph Rimmer excited about rugby league’s “watershed moment”. (The Yorkshire Post)
What’s on social
Jack Owens did very well to hold his nerve on this one!
⏱️ 78' Widnes 8-8 Bradford
⏱️ 79' Widnes 8-9 Bradford
⏱️ 80' Widnes 10-9 Bradford
— Rugby Football League (@TheRFL) September 12, 2021
“It means a lot to French rugby league.”
⭐ 𝙃𝙄𝙎𝙏𝙊𝙍𝙔 𝙈𝘼𝙆𝙀𝙍𝙎 ⭐
Look back on a special night in Perpignan for @DragonsOfficiel👇
— Betfred Super League (@SuperLeague) September 12, 2021
All the best to Danny Washbrook in retirement.
🔲 229 Hull apps
⚜️ 108 Wakefield apps
⚔️ 19 York apps
🏆 2 Challenge Cups
🔥 Super League Grand Finalist
— Love Rugby League (@loverugbyleague) September 11, 2021
What’s on TV/Radio
Super League Show – BBC One (11:55pm)
Warrington chief executive Karl Fitzpatrick turns 41 today (September 13).
Also celebrating; ex-London and Leeds half-back Ben Walker (45), former Leigh favourite Steve Maden (39), Huddersfield forward Kenny Edwards (32) and Australia international Cameron Munster (27).
Ryan Brierley’s hat-trick against Wakefield on Sunday saw him move into second in Leigh’s all-time top try scorers, going ahead of club legend John Woods with 154 tries to his name.