The doomed Super League 'is ALIVE', claims Barcelona president Laporta

The doomed Super League project ‘is ALIVE’, claims Barcelona president Joan Laporta as he talks up the ‘most attractive competition in the world’… and he says UEFA ‘CANNOT act against it’ despite nine teams pulling out European Super League plans were thrown out in space of 48 hours back in

Super scooper Chris Benjamin sets his sights on KP's path to the top

Super scooper Chris Benjamin sets his sights on Kevin Pietersen’s path to the top after the powerful South African-born batter’s eye-catching performances in the Hundred The 22-year-old Benjamin wants to retread Pietersen’s journey to England duty His whirring blade makes him the most talked-about batter on the county circuit  In

Match Report – Salford 42 – 14 Hull

Ken Sio scored four tries as Salford Red Devils dealt Hull FC’s hopes of a Super League top-six finish a major blow at the AJ Bell Stadium. Sio crossed twice in both halves as Salford bounced back from two defeats in nine days in emphatic style, winning the contest 42-14.

European Super League: Six Premier clubs that joined breakaway return to European Club Association

The Premier League’s ‘big six’ are among nine Super League founder members who have officially rejoined the European Club Association. The six – along with AC Milan, Inter Milan and Atletico Madrid – are now back in the ECA fold after resigning to form the breakaway Super League in April.

Match Report – Huddersfield 12 – 14 Wigan

Wigan picked up a second victory over Huddersfield in the space of six days as they triumphed 14-12 at the John Smith’s Stadium on Friday night. All the best action came in the second half of the contest, which saw Will Pryce – son of former Bradford, St Helens and

Match Report – Catalans 27 – 18 Leeds

Catalans Dragons staged a superb second-half recovery to defeat Leeds 27-18 and extend their club-record Super League winning streak to nine successive matches. The table-topping Dragons had won eight on the bounce and were expected to celebrate a long-awaited homecoming in front of their supporters for the first time in

Super Rugby in fresh turmoil as Australia-New Zealand rift emerges

There is growing frustration at Rugby Australia as last year’s trans-Tasman row appears destined for a messy sequel. The readiness of two potential new franchises and New Zealand’s bargaining position are causing consternation with the suggested deadline of late June for a decision on the competition’s future now appearing to

Match Report – Castleford 6 – 16 Catalans

League leaders Catalans Dragons maintained their best ever start to a Super League season with a first win at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle for nine years. The French side, even without England duo Sam Tomkins and Tom Davies, dominated for much of the match as they defeated Challenge Cup finalists Castleford