A wrap up of the latest news in rugby league.
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What’s in the papers
Ash Handley insists Leeds must improve on Great Escape win to topple St Helens, reports the Mirror.
Wigan forward Tony Clubb suffers injury setback, reports Wigan Today.
Young winger Liam Tindall has agreed a three-year full-time contract with Leeds after impressing as part of the first-team squad following their return to training from the coronavirus lockdown, reports Yorkshire Evening Post.
Andy Last has tightened Hull FC up, says Manu Ma’u, reports The Yorkshire Post.
What’s on social
This is a nice try…
— NRL (@NRL) August 6, 2020
Five Super League games on Sky Sports this weekend!
This weekend's Betfred #SuperLeague action 🤩
5 games, all live on @SkySportsRL 📺
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— Betfred Super League (@SuperLeague) August 6, 2020
Warrington forward Joe Philbin has spent the lockdown period by getting to “Gripz” with launching a new business outside of his professional rugby league career!
— Love Rugby League (@loverugbyleague) August 5, 2020
What’s on TV/Radio
NRL Tonight – Watch NRL (7:30am)
LIVE NRL: Manly Sea Eagles v New Zealand Warriors (9am) – Watch NRL
LIVE NRL: South Sydney Rabbitohs v Brisbane Broncos (10:55am) – Watch NRL & Sky Sports Arena
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.
Castleford forward Oliver Holmes turns 28 today, while Warrington forward Samy Kibula turns 21.
Love Rugby League editor James Gordon is also celebrating his 32nd birthday today!
St Helens’ Totally Wicked Stadium will host three games at the 2021 World Cup – Tonga v Papua New Guinea, Tonga v Wales and Australia v Italy.
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