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Lovell Rugby’s Super League Preview

For all you rugby league fans out there, it’s time to celebrate the return of the Super League for another hard-hitting season. Although technically it’s not the first action of the season, with Huddersfield and Wigan already meeting last week, everyone else is kicking-off their campaign this … Continue reading

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Lovell Rugby’s 6 Nations Weekend Watch

Not that we are entirely surprised but across all three matches it has been another hard hitting weekend of 6 Nations action. There is certainly plenty to discuss in our weekly Weekend Watch blog, as we kept our expert eye on activities both on and off the … Continue reading

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Super League Grand Final Preview

One team is seeking their first domestic title since 1955, the other striving for a unique league and cup double. This Saturday sees the Warrington Wolves and Wigan Warriors go head-to-head in the Super League Grand Final, for the top honour in British rugby league. The last time … Continue reading

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Tuilagi Out For Up to 8 Weeks

England and Leicester Tigers have been dealt a major blow as it has been announced that Manu Tuilagi faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines after suffering a suspected torn pectoral muscle. Having impressed last weekend in his first club outing since the British & Irish Lions … Continue reading

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Tomkins To Leave Wigan for NZ Warriors

For many rugby league fan this will hardly come as a surprise but today it was officially announced that Wigan Warriors full-back star, Sam Tomkins, will join the New Zealand Warriors for the 2014 NRL season. Swapping England for New Zealand in a record fee eclipsing the … Continue reading

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Sonny Bill back in adidas RS7′s

The speculation surrounding the future of Sonny Bill Williams seems to never go away, however last weekend we found a strong indication that he may be on his way back to the XV man game. The NZRU are hoping to lure him back to New Zealand with … Continue reading

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Tom Varndell Suffers Training Injury

Just like a bus, the injuries are coming all at once in the Premiership, as no sooner had we published our previous blog, than it emerged that Tom Varndell has now been ruled out for up to four months with a ruptured bicep. The news will come as a … Continue reading

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Tom Croft Out for the Season

England and Leicester Tigers have been dealt a massive blow as flanker Tom Croft has been ruled out for the rest of the season. Having played in Saturday’s opening Aviva Premiership tie against Worcester, Croft damaged his anterior cruciate ligament and had surgery on Tuesday. A hugely … Continue reading

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Rugby League Challenge Cup Preview

Here at Lovell Rugby we embrace all forms of the game and having spent the summer following the British & Irish Lions and Rugby Sevens World Cup, we are now turning our attention to the Challenge Cup this weekend – rugby league’s most prestigious cup competition. Having … Continue reading

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Beale Back To Waratahs

Next season will see Kurtley Beale back in NSW colours following the announcement of a new one-year contract with the Sydney-based side. It is not the first time that Beale has represented the Waratahs, having made his provincial debut as an 18 year old back in 2007 before … Continue reading