A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
Let’s follow St Helens’ lead says Leeds veteran Tom Briscoe, reports Yorkshire Evening Post.
Two Catalans players who featured in Challenge Cup test positive for COVID-19, reports The Guardian.
Wigan have no plans to pursue Australian half-back Josh Reynolds, reports Wigan Today.
Justin Holbrook signs extension with Gold Coast Titans, reports St Helens Star.
What’s on social
Penrith Panthers are in great form this year.
— Love Rugby League (@loverugbyleague) August 25, 2020
Former Hull KR and Wigan half-back Blake Green will join Canterbury Bulldogs for 2021.
— Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs (@NRL_Bulldogs) August 26, 2020
Ottawa Aces have signed Sam Luckley from Newcastle Thunder.
— Ottawa Aces (@ottawaaces) August 25, 2020
What’s on TV/Radio
NRL Tonight – Watch NRL (9am)
NRL 360 – Watch NRL (9:30am)
Matty Johns Podcast – Watch NRL (10:30am)
Rugby AM – FreeSports (6pm)
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.
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.
Salford full-back Niall Evalds turns 27 today.
Also celebrating; USA international Ryan Burroughs (29), Rochdale’s new signing Josh Jordan-Roberts (22) and former Leeds, London Broncos and Wigan forward Liam Botham (43).
Old Trafford will host the 2021 Rugby League World Cup final.
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