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10 Reasons to Convert to the Rugby League World Cup

Often described as one of the most physically demanding and toughest sports around, it comes as something of a surprise that rugby league has never quite made the big impact that the union code has achieved in the modern era of the game. Some put it down … 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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Rabbitohs ruin the return of SBW

It wasn’t the return to rugby league that Sonny Bill Williams would have hoped for after the Sydney Roosters suffered a 28-10 defeat to fierce rivals the South Sydney Rabbitohs. Most of the pre-match talk focused on Williams and how he would adapt to playing rugby league … Continue reading

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2013 World Club Challenge – Leeds Rhinos v Melbourne Storm

The two champions of rugby league collide, as north meets south in the 2013 World Club Challenge. Super League XVII Champions Leeds Rhinos will take to the field against NRL Premiers, the Melbourne Storm, for the honour of being crowned World Club Champions on 22nd February. In the … Continue reading

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NRL Charity Shirts Arrive at Lovell Rugby

During the 2012 NRL season, a number of teams have been changing out of their traditional home and away strips to instead wear a custom shirt designed to either pay tribute to past and present residents of Australia, raise awareness of breast cancer or celebrate the national armed forces. Shirt manufacturer ISC … Continue reading

Hulkamania Puts His Support Behind Sydney Roosters

The Legendary Hulk Hogan who is currently touring Australia as part of his promotional wrestling tour, popped in To Rugby League team Sydney Roosters. Lovell Rugby managed to get hold of this pic from ISC. The Roosters who play in Austrlia’s NRL competition (their eqiuvalent of our … Continue reading