Wayne Bennett has today named his side to take on World Champions, Australia. Lomax returns from injury to take his number one jersey in which he wore with distinction during the Four Nations in 2016. John Bateman continues at centre, a position he played in against New Zealand in all three tests back in 2015.... Continue Reading →
Wayne Bennett has pick his first XIII for England in preparation for their World Cup Opener next week against Australia. Luke Gale and Gareth Widdop are his chosen half back partnership to face C.A.S. with Stefan Ratchford at full back.
It is official: the 2017 Super League season is over. Wigan Warriors struggled to keep pace with the likes of Castleford Tigers and Leeds Rhinos throughout the regular season and Shaun Wane’s men will need to improve drastically in order to challenge for a spot in the Grand Final next year. Wane's side have been... Continue Reading →
The domestic rugby league season is now over and all attention has now turning to the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. This is set to take place in the Southern Hemisphere and offer England, amongst others, a glimmer of a chance to end Australia and New Zealand’s domination of the sport on the international stage. Wayne Bennett’s... Continue Reading →
So all the World Cup squads have now been announced, lots of talking points - The England Squad, THAT Tonga squad, Hardaker etc But what would an England B or Reserves team look like? Here's my quick attempt, I reckon this would have provided a good warm up game for England before the Australia game...