A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
Former Great Britain and England international Jamie Langley is our latest guest on My Set of Six. He talks Adrian Morley, Bradford’s 2005 Grand Final win and winning the Million Pound Game with London in 2018.
What’s in the papers
Steve McNamara positive over crowds return as Catalans close in on Mike McMeeken, reports the Mirror.
Warrington players will have a three-week mini pre-season before Super League returns, reports Warrington Guardian.
Wakefield will demand a fee for rising star Lee Kershaw if he leaves the club at the end of this season, reports Wakefield Express.
We’ll hit the ground running – JJB upbeat over Leeds’ Super League chances, reports Yorkshire Evening Post.
What’s on social
Who am I?
👏 The answer to yesterday's 'Who am I?' was Martin Aspinwall!
— Love Rugby League (@loverugbyleague) June 23, 2020
What a player Andy Farrell was!
👀 Great Britain Rugby League's Andy Farrell slicing through the @Kangaroos defence back in 1997…
— Rugby Football League (at 🏠) (@TheRFL) June 23, 2020
This drop goal from Matty Smith was delightful.
📆 On This Day in 2017…
We trailed 8-24 with seven minutes to go only to battle back to tie up the game before Matty Smith did the unthinkable…🤯 pic.twitter.com/Erbq7vuvNO
— St.Helens R.F.C. (@Saints1890) June 23, 2020
What’s on TV/Radio
NRL Tonight – Watch NRL (9am)
NRL 360 – Watch NRL (9:30am)
Matty Johns Podcast – Watch NRL (10:30am)
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.
Huddersfield half-back Aidan Sezer turns 29 today.
Also celebrating; Former Australia and Queensland representatives Nate Myles (35) and David Shillington (37) and Papua New Guinea international Wartovo Puara (30).
England will host its sixth Rugby League World Cup in 2021 after previously staging the tournament in 1969, 1970, 1995, 2000 and 2013.
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