A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
What’s on site
What’s in the papers
Bevan French wanted by NRL clubs as Wigan are linked with duo, reports Wigan Today.
Shaun Wane hails Alex Walmsley form but says more to come from St Helens front-rower, reports the Mirror.
Sydney Roosters star Mitch Aubusson will officially retire at the end of the season, reports The Sydney Morning Herald.
Alex Walmsley gets vote of confidence from England boss Shaun Wane, reports St Helens Star.
Gareth Ellis column: Big point to prove emerging from isolation, reports The Yorkshire Post.
What’s on social
This hat-trick from Regan Grace is well worth another watch.
All I can say is, thank you @ReganGrace5 🙌🔥
— Betfred Super League (@SuperLeague) August 9, 2020
Highlights from Catalans’ 36-24 win over Wakefield in the Challenge Cup…
— The Coral Challenge Cup (@TheChallengeCup) August 22, 2020
There were some stunning tries scored in the NRL at the weekend.
All the tries from Round 15!
At your service 👇🏼 pic.twitter.com/8iNgtSjBOY
— NRL (@NRL) August 24, 2020
What’s on TV/Radio
NRL Tonight – Watch NRL (9am)
NRL 360 – Watch NRL (9:30am)
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.
Jamaica and Wakefield winger Ben Jones-Bishop turns 32 today.
Also celebrating; Hull FC forward Manu Ma’u (32), Manly Sea Eagles forward Joel Thompson (32) and French half-back Louis Jouffret (25).
The John Smith’s Stadium in Huddersfield will host one of the quarter-finals of the 2021 Rugby League World Cup.
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