Rugby League news

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Hull winger Steve Michaels admits he is desperate to retain his spot on the wing when they take on Warrington away in Super League.

Wakefield chairman Michael Carter has rejected a ground-sharing offer from Featherstone as he continues to weigh up his options.


Wigan Warriors full-back Morgan Escare has confirmed that he wants to stay put despite reports that he could leave the club this year.

Leigh Centurions forward Gareth Hock says he still remains hopeful of forcing his way back into contention with England.

Oliver Holmes is unlikely to be fit for Castleford's clash with Catalans in the Super League on Sunday but he has returned to training.

Wakefield Trinity coach Chris Chester will be at the Rugby Football League headquarters on Tuesday to plead Danny Kirmond's case.

St Helens are set to be handed a boost following the news that Matty Smith will be fit for Friday's Super League clash with Warrington.

Castleford coach Daryl Powell was left disappointed after his early-season high flyers were brought down to earth by Salford on Sunday.

Wigan have hit the top of the Super League after picking up a draw with Huddersfield on Sunday.

Ian Watson says Salford believe they can challenge for Super League honours this season following Sunday's 13-12 win over Castleford.