Rugby League Today: Hastings hailed, Wane disappointed, transfer news

Drew Darbyshire

We have got reports, transfer news and an exclusive for you today.

What’s on site

Wigan weathered a Catalans storm in the second half to return to winning ways. Read our report here

Wigan coach Shaun Wane insists his team didn’t underestimate Catalans’ weakened side following their narrow victory.

Catalans coach Steve McNamara said their reserve team has allowed them to bring through a crop of promising French talent this season.

Hull FC have released Jansin Turgut and Ross Osborne from the remainder of their contracts, while Jack Logan has joined Doncaster on loan.

Hull KR have strengthened their back line by signing Leigh duo Ben Crooks and Craig Hall for the rest of the season.

Widnes have signed Canberra front-rower Charlie Gubb for the remainder of the season.

St Helens have recalled Liam Cooper from his loan at Whitehaven.

Featherstone have signed Dakota Whylie on dual-registration from Leeds.

Bradford have signed Castleford duo Jy Hitchcox and Tuoyo Egodo on loan until the end of the season.

What’s in the papers

Ralph Rimmer insists rugby league’s ‘civil war’ is an opportunity for positive change, report the Mirror.

Danny Tickle calms Hull KR’s late nerves in derby win over Hull FC, report The Guardian.

Wakefield exclusive: Stadium plan takes surprise twist as council make new offer, report the Daily Star.

New RFL CEO Ralph Rimmer believes talk of civil war could be a good thing, report The Sun.

Shaun Wane says Wigan failed to put their stamp on tense win over Catalans, report Wigan Today.

Saints fan pushes Wire centre Bryson Goodwin during match, report Warrington Guardian.

Hull FC coach Lee Radford questions thought process of players in attack after derby defeat to Hull KR, report Hull Daily Mail.

Tim Sheens on his first derby win, Craig Hall and Ben Crooks impressing, and Todd Carney cameo, report Hull Daily Mail.

What’s on social

A few eye opening results last night!

What a try.

This is brilliant to see!

Classy touch from Craig Hall…

What’s on TV/Radio

SL Highlights: Hull FC v Hull KR – 8am, 10:45am & 1:30pm, Sky Sports Action

LIVE NRL: South Sydney Rabbitohs v Parramatta Eels – 8:25am, Sky Sports Arena

The latest Super League Pod is available to download now, in association with Love Rugby League.

The latest ‘Sport at Six’ podcast by BBC Radio Manchester’s Jack Dearden and Trevor Hunt is available to download now.

The latest Rugby League show on Proper Sport is available to download now.

The latest Whippets and Flat Caps podcast is available to download now, presented by Jon Wilkin and Mark Flanagan.

The latest 5 Live Rugby League podcast is available to download now, presented by Dave Woods.

The latest Rugby League on talkSPORT 2 podcast is available to download now.

The Final Hooter podcast by Love Rugby League’s Dave Parkinson and Adrian Jackson is now available to download.