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 →
Wayne Bennett has today announced his 24 man squad for the World Cup in Australia. With Zak Hardaker banned, the opportunity for Sam Tomkins looked to be there however Bennett has stuck to his guns and picked from his training squad, picked earlier in the year, meaning that Tomkins misses out with Jonny Lomax and... Continue Reading →
Wigan Rugby Blog Player of the Year 2017 Morgan Escare has been voted Player of the Year after collecting the most points from Man of the Match votes throughout the season. Wigan Rugby Blog Fans Player of the Year 2017 As voted for by fans: Wigan Rugby Blog Breakthrough Player of the Year 2017 As... Continue Reading →