FC take on Huddersfield tonight while Salford host Leeds on Sunday Our pundits panel are back with their predictions for the final fixtures of round 11 of Super League. Ross Heppenstall – Rugby League Live Hull FC v Huddersfield Ian Watson's squad is decimated by injuries and international call-ups, and I expect Hull to take the win here.
Hull FC v Huddersfield: Giants squad for Super League fixture hit by coronavirus, All Stars selection and injuries
Huddersfield have lost hooker Adam O'Brien and centre Jake Wardle to major injuries; Giants have also had five players selected for the Combined Nations All Stars team to play England on Friday night, live on Sky Sports Huddersfield are going into Friday's Super League game at Hull with a squad that has been severely affected by Covid, injuries and All Stars selection.
The Warriors are fourth in Super League following their latest loss Wigan Warriors suffered a third straight defeat as they went down 14-6 at Wakefield Trinity. Umyla Hanley scored just after the hour mark but it came too late for a depleted Wigan outfit. Here, Rugby League Live takes a look at the major talking points.
Enjoy some of the best saves from our 2020/21 Women’s Super League campaign. While City demonstrated throughout the season that we possessed one of the most devastating attacks in the WSL, our staunch rearguard provided an essential foundation from which Gareth Taylor’s side were able to flourish.
Nine of the 12 founding members of the European Super League have abandoned the idea but Real Madrid supremo Florentino Perez insists the proposal still has a future Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has insisted the European Super League was not a failure and still has a future, despite only carrying the support of three clubs.
Katie Perrior is a public relations expert who co-founded inHouse Communications. She's worked for two prime ministers and several senior Tory MPs, and today her clients include the spiritsmaker Diageo and the football Super League. On the podcast, she talks about leaning into Boris Johnson's rambunctious style on the London mayoralty campaign; coming into blows with Theresa May's chief advisors Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill; and, reflecting on the Super League disaster, how there are more liars in football than even in politics.
Footy star Israel Folau moves one step closer to a stunning rugby league return two years after being sensationally sacked from the Wallabies over homophobic posts
Super League team Catalan Dragons have agreed to release Israel Folau His contract with the French side as blocking his return to rugby league Gold Coast Rugby League side Southport Tigers have been trying to sign him Clive Palmer is funding Folau, paying him $250,000 to play for the Tigers
Jun 25 (OPTA) - summaries from the Super League matches on Thursday Warrington (14) 44 Tries: Austin (8), Davis (14), Widdop (48), Charnley (52), Walker (63), Doro (70), Lineham (74) Goals: Widdop (10,16,32,48,54,64,71,75) Leigh (0) 18 Tries: Hood (44), Sa'u (57), Ioane (77) Goals: Brierley (45,58,78) Referee: Jack Smith Ground: Halliwell Jones Stadium ......................................................................... Wakefield (12) 14 Tries: Hampshire (15), Ashurst (39) Goals: Lino (17,40,72) Wigan (0) 6 Tries: Hanley (61) Goals: Smith (62) Referee: Tom Grant Ground: Mobile Rocket Stadium ......................................................................... Castleford (0) 6 Tries: Olpherts (75) Goals: Richardson (75) Catalans (8) 16 Tries: Yaha (5), Langi (18), Laguerre (52) Goals: Maloney (53,78) Referee: Chris Kendall Ground: The Mend-A-Hose Jungle .........................................................................
The Huddersfield Giants head to the KCOM Stadium to face Hull F.C. this Friday 25 June. 19:45 Kick-0ff. This is going to be an important game for Huddersfield as they need to redeem themselves after the rough game against Salford last week. A poor showing saw the Giants lose 8-9, but it was a game where they should have really brought 2 points to the table.
Both teams are coming off the back of successive defeats Good evening and welcome along to our live coverage of the Super League clash between Wakefield Trinity and Wigan Warriors at Belle Vue. It is an important game for both teams after losing their last two games, with Wakefield going down to rivals Castleford Tigers last time out and Wigan losing on home soil to Hull KR.
Super League’s Hull derby has been postponed after the coronavirus outbreak at Hull KR worsened. Rovers’ home game against St Helens on Friday was called off earlier this week after five players tested positive for Covid-19 and their next two fixtures – at home to Hull FC next Thursday and away to Catalans Dragons on Monday, July 5 – have also been postponed after the club returned another eight positive results.
Two further Super League matches postponed due to Covid Hull KR’s next two Betfred Super League fixtures have been postponed because of ongoing Covid-19 issues at the club. Rovers’ home game against Saints scheduled for this Friday (June 25) was postponed earlier this week after five players had tested positive and with nine others required to isolate as close contacts, meaning the postponement of training until at least Wednesday under the sport’s Multiple Cases Framework.
NEXT WEEK'S Hull derby between Hull KR and Hull FC has been postponed because of ongoing Covid-19 issues at the Robins. KR's home game against St Helens, scheduled for this Friday, was postponed earlier in the week after five players had tested positive for Covid-19 and with nine others required to isolate as close contacts.
Hull KR Covid outbreak: Two more Super League games postponed after a further eight players test positive
After five players tested positive for Covid-19, a further eight players and four backroom staff members also contracted coronavirus at Hull Kingston Rovers; their match vs St Helens was already postponed, and now meetings with Hull FC and Catalans Dragons have been put back Two more Super League games have been postponed after the Covid-19 outbreak worsened at Hull KR.
Paul Cooke believes Rovers would have had every chance of beating St Helens Hull KR produced the win of last weekend, the envy no question of every other team in the competition with their fantastic and very well deserved win at the home of last year's Grand Finalists Wigan.
Hull Live columnist Paul Cooke has been impressed with the Australian's form of late Hull FC demolished bottom of the table Leigh Centurions with a ruthless display at the Leigh Sports Village. With 64 points scored it was the Black and Whites’ attack which has gained the most plaudits.
There are three matches this evening Our pundits panel are back with their predictions for the latest round of Super League games. Ross Heppenstall – Rugby League Live Castleford v Catalans Both sides are missing key players due to their involvement in England's mid-season international, so anything could happen.
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All the major stories and transfer news from Super League and the NRL Hello and welcome along to today's live rugby league blog where we will be bringing you all the latest news and rumours all day long. Round 11 of Super League begins this evening with three games to look forward to.