Rugby League Today: Positive Turgut update, Barba in hot water & Segeyaro caught drink-driving

James Gordon

Photo courtesy of Richard Long

Hope you all enjoyed a post-Magic Weekend Bank Holiday Monday. Here’s the latest rugby league talk in bitesize chunks.

What’s on site

Re-live the Magic Weekend with our reports on each of the six games…

Wakefield 18-25 Catalans

Hull 2-55 Huddersfield

Wigan 14-26 Warrington

Salford 20-22 Hull KR

Leeds 24-22 London

St Helens 36-16 Castleford

What’s on social

Some good news about Jansin Turgut…

When you have all the talent in the world but you do this…

And this…

What’s in the papers

Super League chief executive Robert Elstone wants Magic Weekend to return to Anfield next season, reports the St Helens Star.

Jamie Shaul tells Hull Live that he wished the ground would swallow him up during Hull’s Magic Weekend trouncing at the hands of Huddersfield.


Former Bradford, Wakefield and Parramatta back-rower Glenn Morrison, who had a stint as coach at Dewsbury, is 43 today.

Leigh forward Toby Adamson (29); Batley half-back Danny Yates (25); ex-Bradford and Salford full-back Jake Mullaney (29).

What’s on TV/radio

The terrific BBC Radio 5 Live rugby league podcast with Dave Woods is now available.


Huddersfield are now top of the Magic Weekend league table, having secured their ninth win in 13 games at the event (one draw, three defeats)