Rugby league http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/29402/all en RugbyL: Super League results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/rugbyl-super-league-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Super League results on Friday, the first weekend of the 2013 season:</p> <p>Leeds 36 Hull 6</p> <p>Salford 0 Wigan 42</p> <p>Playing Saturday</p> <p>St Helens v Huddersfield (1645GMT)</p> <p>Playing Sunday (all 1500GMT)</p> <p>Bradford v Wakefield, Hull KR v Catalan Dragons, London Broncos v Widnes, Warrington v Castleford</p> <p>afp</p> Football Rugby football Rugby league AFP Fri, 01 Feb 2013 22:15:36 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5743639 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Leeds kick off title defence with Hull rout http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/rugbyl-leeds-kick-title-defence-hull-rout <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Reigning champions Leeds Rhinos kicked off the new Super League season with an emphatic 36-6 victory over Hull on Friday.</p> <p>Hull failed to overcome the late withdrawal of newly-appointed captain Gareth Ellis and Leeds took full advantage to cruise to their 12th successive opening weekend win.</p> <p>England forward Ellis is back in Super League after a four-year spell in Australia, but his return was delayed when he was ruled out after damaging an ankle in the warm-up.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/rugbyl-leeds-kick-title-defence-hull-rout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football Rugby football Rugby league AFP Fri, 01 Feb 2013 22:30:19 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5743650 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Super League results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/rugbyl-super-league-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Super League result on Saturday, the first weekend of the 2013 season:</p> <p>St Helens 4 Huddersfield 40</p> <p>Played Friday</p> <p>Leeds 36 Hull 6</p> <p>Salford 0 Wigan 42</p> <p>Playing Sunday (all 1500GMT)</p> <p>Bradford v Wakefield, Hull KR v Catalan Dragons, London Broncos v Widnes, Warrington v Castleford</p> <p>afp</p> Football Rugby football Rugby league AFP Sat, 02 Feb 2013 19:15:35 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744162 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Menzies starts farewell season with victory http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/rugbyl-menzies-starts-farewell-season-victory <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Steve Menzies kicked off his final Super League season in style as Catalan Dragons held off a late fightback to record a 32-24 win against Hull KR on Sunday.</p> <p>Menzies, the former Australian international who won the 2008 NRL Grand Final with Manly Warringah Sea Eagles, announced in the summer that, at the age of 39, this will be his final season.</p> <p>And he crossed twice in the first half as the French side raced into a comfortable 22-2 lead that looked like being more than enough.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/rugbyl-menzies-starts-farewell-season-victory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hull F.C. Leeds Rhinos Rugby league AFP Sun, 03 Feb 2013 18:00:43 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744655 at http://www.globalpost.com CORRECTED: RugbyL: Menzies starts farewell season with victory http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/corrected-rugbyl-menzies-starts-farewell-season-victory <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Steve Menzies kicked off his final Super League season in style as Catalan Dragons held off a late fightback to record a 32-24 win against Hull KR on Sunday.</p> <p>Menzies, the former Australian international who won the 2008 NRL Grand Final with Manly Warringah Sea Eagles, announced in the summer that, at the age of 39, this will be his final season.</p> <p>And he crossed twice in the first half as the French side raced into a comfortable 22-2 lead that looked like being more than enough.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/corrected-rugbyl-menzies-starts-farewell-season-victory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hull F.C. Leeds Rhinos Rugby league AFP Sun, 03 Feb 2013 20:15:46 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744766 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Plenty of work to do, says Warrington coach http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/rugbyl-plenty-work-do-says-warrington-coach <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Warrington head coach Tony Smith insists there is plenty for his side to work on despite seeing them kick off their 2013 Super League season in style with a 40-24 win over Castleford Tigers.</p> <p>The Wolves, runners-up in the Grand Final last year as well as defending Challenge Cup champions, start this season as favourites for the first Super League title in their history. </p> <p>And they looked in promising form in their season curtain-raiser on Sunday, Ben Westwood crossing twice and Brett Hodgson kicking five goals in the victory.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/rugbyl-plenty-work-do-says-warrington-coach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Castleford Tigers Human Interest Labor Law Rugby league Super League AFP Mon, 04 Feb 2013 02:00:24 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744922 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Smith puts his trust in Wolves' cubs http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130206/rugbyl-smith-puts-his-trust-wolves-cubs <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Warrington Wolves head coach Tony Smith is hoping his faith in youth will be rewarded when his side face their first big test of the Super League season against Wigan this weekend. </p> <p>Smith's side, who lost in the Grand Final last season, are the bookies' tip to claim the first Super League crown in their history this time around.</p> <p>But the favourites tag does not appear to be weighing heavy at the moment as the Wire have looked impressive in pre-season and in their 40-24 thumping of Castleford Tigers on the opening weekend. </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130206/rugbyl-smith-puts-his-trust-wolves-cubs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football Rugby football Rugby league AFP Thu, 07 Feb 2013 02:00:45 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5748376 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Super League table http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130208/rugbyl-super-league-table <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Super League table after Friday's match (played, won, drawn, lost, points for, points against, total points):</p> <p>Wigan 2 1 1 0 59 17 3</p> <p>Warrington 2 1 1 0 57 41 3</p> <p>Huddersfield 1 1 0 0 40 4 2</p> <p>Bradford 1 1 0 0 40 6 2</p> <p>Leeds 1 1 0 0 36 6 2</p> <p>Widnes 1 1 0 0 28 14 2</p> <p>Catalan Dragons 1 1 0 0 32 24 2</p> <p>Hull K R 1 0 0 1 24 32 0</p> <p>London Broncos 1 0 0 1 14 28 0</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130208/rugbyl-super-league-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football Rugby football Rugby league AFP Fri, 08 Feb 2013 22:15:49 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5750617 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Super League result http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130208/rugbyl-super-league-result <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Super League result on Friday:</p> <p>Wigan 17 Warrington 17</p> <p>Postponed</p> <p>Hull v Bradford (traffic problems)</p> <p>Playing Saturday</p> <p>Catalan Dragons v Salford (1700GMT), Wakefield v Hull KR (1745GMT)</p> <p>Playing Sunday (1500GMT unless stated)</p> <p>Castleford v Leeds 1530GMT Huddersfield v London Broncos, Hull v Bradford, Widnes v St Helens</p> <p>afp</p> Football Rugby football Rugby league AFP Fri, 08 Feb 2013 22:15:56 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5750621 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Super League results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/rugbyl-super-league-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Super League results on Sunday, on the first weekend of the 2013 season:</p> <p>Bradford 40 Wakefield 6</p> <p>Hull KR 24 Catalan Dragons 32</p> <p>London Broncos 14 Widnes 28</p> <p>Warrington 40 Castleford 24</p> <p>Played Saturday:</p> <p>St Helens 4 Huddersfield 40</p> <p>Played Friday:</p> <p>Leeds 36 Hull 6</p> <p>Salford 0 Wigan 42</p> <p>afp13</p> Football Rugby league Super League AFP Sat, 09 Feb 2013 07:30:23 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5750817 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Super League table http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/rugbyl-super-league-table <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Super League table on Sunday, after the first weekend of the 2013 season (played, won, drawn, lost, points for, points against, total points):</p> <p>Wigan 1 1 0 0 42 0 2</p> <p>Huddersfield 1 1 0 0 40 4 2</p> <p>Bradford 1 1 0 0 40 6 2</p> <p>Leeds 1 1 0 0 36 6 2</p> <p>Warrington 1 1 0 0 40 24 2</p> <p>Widnes 1 1 0 0 28 14 2</p> <p>Catalan Dragons 1 1 0 0 32 24 2</p> <p>Hull KR 1 0 0 1 24 32 0</p> <p>London Broncos 1 0 0 1 14 28 0</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/rugbyl-super-league-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football Rugby football Rugby league AFP Sat, 09 Feb 2013 07:31:06 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5750838 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Super League results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/rugbyl-super-league-results-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Super League results on Saturday:</p> <p>Catalan Dragons 40 Salford 6</p> <p>Wakefield 36 Hull KR 20</p> <p>Played Friday</p> <p>Wigan 17 Warrington 17</p> <p>Playing Sunday (1500GMT unless stated)</p> <p>Castleford v Leeds (1530GMT), Huddersfield v London Broncos, Hull v Bradford, Widnes v St Helens</p> <p>afp</p> Football Rugby football Rugby league AFP Sat, 09 Feb 2013 20:17:53 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5751322 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Super League table http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/rugbyl-super-league-table-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Super League table after Saturday's matches (played, won, drawn, lost, points for, points against, total points):</p> <p>Catalan Dragons 2 2 0 0 72 30 4</p> <p>Wigan 2 1 1 0 59 17 3</p> <p>Warrington 2 1 1 0 57 41 3</p> <p>Huddersfield 1 1 0 0 40 4 2</p> <p>Bradford 1 1 0 0 40 6 2</p> <p>Leeds 1 1 0 0 36 6 2</p> <p>Widnes 1 1 0 0 28 14 2</p> <p>Wakefield 2 1 0 1 42 60 2</p> <p>London Broncos 1 0 0 1 14 28 0</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/rugbyl-super-league-table-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football Rugby football Rugby league AFP Sat, 09 Feb 2013 20:18:44 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5751327 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Super League table http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130210/rugbyl-super-league-table <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Super League table after Sunday's matches (played, won, drawn, lost, points for, points against, total points):</p> <p>Huddersfield 2 2 0 0 74 10 4</p> <p>Catalan Dragons 2 2 0 0 72 30 4</p> <p>Wigan 2 1 1 0 59 17 3</p> <p>Warrington 2 1 1 0 57 41 3</p> <p>Leeds 2 1 0 1 48 20 2</p> <p>Bradford 2 1 0 1 52 34 2</p> <p>Widnes 2 1 0 1 32 30 2</p> <p>Castleford 2 1 0 1 38 52 2</p> <p>Hull 2 1 0 1 34 48 2</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130210/rugbyl-super-league-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football Rugby football Rugby league AFP Sun, 10 Feb 2013 17:45:36 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5751933 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Super League results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130210/rugbyl-super-league-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Super League results on Sunday:</p> <p>Castleford 14 Leeds 12</p> <p>Huddersfield 34 London Broncos 6</p> <p>Hull 28 Bradford 12</p> <p>Widnes 4 St Helens 16</p> <p>Played Saturday</p> <p>Catalan Dragons 40 Salford 6</p> <p>Wakefield 36 Hull KR 20</p> <p>Played Friday</p> <p>Wigan 17 Warrington 17</p> <p>afp </p> Football Rugby league Super League AFP Sun, 10 Feb 2013 17:45:43 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5751937 at http://www.globalpost.com