Rugby League Today: O’Brien conversions, opinion columns and Gigot return

Drew Darbyshire

We have got a lot of fresh content for you to indulge in today.

What’s on site

Huddersfield coach Rick Stone was a happy man after his side responded from their defeat at Hull with a comfortable win over Warrington.

Downbeat Price has work to do at Warrington, says Love Rugby League founder James Gordon.

We covered the Wakefield Trinity and Salford Red Devils clash last night so here is our match report on the game separated by just a conversion.

Gareth O’Brien said his three missed conversions cost Salford Red Devils the game against Wakefield Trinity in his post-match interview.

Love Rugby League reporter Drew Darbyshire has done an opinion column, saying Wakefield are showing strong signs and Salford’s first win will soon come

Tony Gigot has been cleared to play for Catalans Dragons after his appeal against his two-year ban was successful.

What’s in the papers

The Daily Star’s Julie Stott has done a piece with Wigan Warriors head coach Shaun Wane, with the latter believing the short-term pain for Wigan fans will be worth long-term gain for them and the sport.

The Daily Star also covered the Wakefield and Salford game and here is the match report.

Former Rugby League star Ian Roberts has said in The Guardian that concussion is irreversible brain damage.

The Sun’s Gary Carter has an exclusive with Salford Red Devils’ new recruit Derrell Olpherts, with the player revealing that he used to work as a JCB driver.

What’s on social

Sky Sports pundit Barrie McDermott could be a weatherman…

Super League TV have caught up with Liam Farrell ahead of their clash with Hull FC in Wollongong, Sydney…

Hull FC’s Scott Taylor has also been previewing the Kenny Sterling Shield clash with Super League TV…

What’s on TV/Radio

Live Betfred Super League: Wigan Warriors v Hull FC – 8.30am, Sky Sports Arena & Sky Sports Main Event

Betfred Super League: Wakefield Trinity v Salford Red Devils Highlights – 10.45am & 2.15pm, Sky Sports Arena; 10.45am, Sky Sports Main Event

Betfred Super League: Leeds Rhinos v Hull KR Highlights – 2.00pm & 4.45pm, Sky Sports Arena

Betfred Super League: Wigan Warriors v Hull FC Highlights – 2.30pm, Sky Sports Arena

Live Betfred Super League: Catalans Dragons v St Helens – 5.00pm, Sky Sports Arena

Betfred Super League: Catalans Dragons v St Helens Highlights – 1.10am, Sky Sports Arena