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England stun Australia to progress to semi-final

If the Rugby World Cup is meant to showcase the biggest teams in the biggest games, then England vs Australia was a fixture that surly wouldn’t disappoint. With England topping their group and Australia finishing second, you think Eddie Jones’s...

Saints steal Salford’s fairytale showpiece

It’s a happy end to an exceptional tenure as Justin Holbrook finally gets the major trophy he wished for. On a night of fairytales, Holbrook’s dream ending to an extraordinary tenure triumphed. He has guided one of the most consistent...

Liverpool Lions: The city’s only Rugby League side

Rugby League is a sport that many will know is of some importance for the North West with many teams such as Wigan Warriors, Salford City Reds, Leigh Centurions as well as St. Helens and Warrington Wolves closer to...

PREVIEW: England vs Australia

Two of rugby’s greatest rivals will clash on Saturday when England take on Australia in the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup. Following a perfect campaign so far, Eddie Jones’ men arguably face their first real challenge in the Wallabies,...

The steep rise of women’s sport on Merseyside

Women's sport is going from strength to strength on the international stage. Record-breaking crowds, TV appearances and international call-ups are all evidence of this massive - and welcome - growth in female sport.

England reach World Cup final with stunning victory over All Blacks

It was ecstasy for England as they secured a 19-7 victory over tournament favourites New Zealand to reach the World Cup final. It was the biggest game of their lives for most of these England players as they looked to...

Wales suffer heartache as South Africa reach World Cup final

South Africa defeated Wales 19-16 and secure a place in the World Cup final against England next Saturday. The first half was a tentative one with no real try threatening chances. The kicking game however, was faultless. South Africa number...

Saracens will not appeal salary cap sanctions

Premiership Champions Saracens have announced that they will not be appealing their fine and point deduction after breaching the salary cap. The ‘Sarries’ have received a 35-point deduction and have been fined £5.36m. The deduction leaves the Rugby giants on...

Super League Predictions 2020 – Another big year expected from Saints

The 2020 Super League season is finally upon us and in just a matter of hours, Wigan Warriors and Warrington Wolves will go to battle and kick-off what will hopefully be another year of thrills, spills and pulsating rugby...

Luke Thompson included in GB squad after Holbrook praise

Luke Thompson is just one of four St Helens players included in Wayne Bennett's 24-man squad to tour Tonga, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea this autumn. Lachlan Coote, Jonny Lomax, Alex Walmsley as well as Thompson were all involved in...