A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
The Challenge Cup fifth round draw has been made. Toronto will play Huddersfield in an all-Super League tie in the next round.
The latest mailbox is out now. William Moody says he wants everyone in the game to focus on rugby league and not a religious and ethical debate.
What’s in the papers
Joe Greenwood set to play in a new position for Leeds, reports Wigan Today.
Budget cuts for second-tier clubs are worrying – for rugby union and league, reports Gavin Willacy in The Guardian.
Leeds star Kruise Leeming insists he will make an impact when he returns from injury, reports Yorkshire Evening Post.
St Helens coach Kristian Woolf has provided an injury update on Regan Grace and Lachlan Coote, reports St Helens Star.
What’s on social
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When the shoulder charge was legal…
Lance Hohaia goes Beastmode.
Very rarely see big Petero cop a hit like this. But this was a beauty.
Hohaia was a top player….#beastmode #beast #shouldercharge #NZWarriors #warriors #classic #NRL #RugbyLeague pic.twitter.com/CBzwukuwiA
— Rugby League Best Tries Hits and Biffs (@NBiffs) February 23, 2020
Not bad for a big man!
How about this step from big @jackashworthx for the Reserves on Sunday? ?
Saints TV Subscribers can also enjoy the FULL game replay ?
— St.Helens R.F.C. (@Saints1890) February 25, 2020
What’s on TV/Radio
Rugby AM – FreeSports (6pm)
Inside Super League – Sky Sports Action (6:30pm)
Journalist Gary Carter on how the rugby league family rallied around him. The fourth episode of The Last Tackle is out now.
Super League’s Out Of Your League podcast is back, featuring Rob Burrow.
Sky Sports’ Golden Point podcast is available to download now.
Betfred have launched a magazine show called The Last Tackle on YouTube, hosted by Mark Pearson.
Tanya Arnold hosts the Super League Show.
The latest Forty20 LIVE podcast is out now.
The latest 5 Live Rugby League Podcast is out now, hosted by Dave Woods.
The latest Total Rugby League Show is available to download now, hosted by Ben Hughes.
The In Touch Show is out now by Betfred.
Former Fiji international Ashton Sims turns 35 today.
Also celebrating; Samoa international Michael Chee-Kam (28), Ireland international Sean Casey (27) and ex-Australia international Mark Carroll (53).
Halifax (1999) and Warrington (2002) hold the record for most drop goals in a Super League season with 11.
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