League One Friday: Crusaders, Skolars, Cougars and Whitehaven claim local bragging rights

Good Friday saw a full schedule in League One, many of which were derbies. The first of which saw London Skolars beat London rivals Hemel Stags 18-12. Tries from Jymel Coleman and Eddie Mbaranga as well as three penalties from Neil Thorman won the game for the Skolars- their first of the season. Two tries … More League One Friday: Crusaders, Skolars, Cougars and Whitehaven claim local bragging rights

London Skolars host Workington hoping for their first win

London Skolars will host Workington Town on Saturday hoping for their first win of the season. Their last game saw them heavily beaten 60-16 by Newcastle Thunder at the New River Stadium. They only have one point after a 14-14 draw against North Wales Crusaders in Round One. As for Workington, they have one win … More London Skolars host Workington hoping for their first win

Challenge Cup Sunday: Four games off as York and Whitehaven cause upsets

The latest weather front hitting the UK has meant more games were lost today. Coventry Bears vs. Pilkington Recs, North Wales Crusaders vs. Featherstone Rovers, Halifax vs. Oldham and Hunslet vs. Bradford Bulls were all called off today with the rearranged fixtures to be announced in due course. As for the games that did go … More Challenge Cup Sunday: Four games off as York and Whitehaven cause upsets

Challenge Cup draw: Community sides get dream draws

The Challenge Cup draw has been made and the three community sides can all look forward to dream ties against semi pro and professional clubs. Kells have the biggest tie of all as they welcome Toronto Wolfpack to their ground. Normanton Knights are also at home as they face Rochdale Hornets. Pilkington Recs face a … More Challenge Cup draw: Community sides get dream draws

Challenge Cup Round Up: Batley and Millom adventures over

Challenge Cup big killers Batley Boys and Millom’s chances of getting to Wembley are over after being defeated by Normanton Knights (18-0) and Pilkington Recs (32-16) respectively. Elsewhere, York City Knights made light work of community club Askam by beating the Cumbrian club 60-6 away from home. Hunslet Club Parkside also had their adventure cut … More Challenge Cup Round Up: Batley and Millom adventures over

Saturday’s Cup Action: Askam welcome York, Workington travel to Hunslet Club Parkside

The Challenge Cup returns this weekend as the 14 League One teams enter the fray. The competition is starting to get serious as soon the Championship and then the Super League teams will be drawn. Half of the ties will take place on Saturday with the ties being mainly played the community clubs that are … More Saturday’s Cup Action: Askam welcome York, Workington travel to Hunslet Club Parkside

League One Round Up- Bradford win it late at York

Bradford Bulls won an enthralling encounter against York City Knights to start their League One campaign with a win. Tries from Ashley Gibson, Elliot Minichella and Steve Crossley as well as five conversions from Joe Keyes, including a late penalty, won it for the Bulls. Two tries from Joe Batchelor and another for Kieran Moss … More League One Round Up- Bradford win it late at York