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Jamie Jones?Buchanan: ‘Rugby league and faith is an incredible journey’ | Aaron Bower

The 37-year-old Leeds veteran explains how his Christian faith has underpinned his career and why he would be keen for at least another year playing for his hometown clubGrowing up in a working?class suburb of Leeds dreaming of becoming a professional …

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Challenge Cup’s overdue day in the Bolton sun is a chance to shine

Sunday’s showcasing of the St Helens v Catalans and Warrington v Leeds semi-finals on the BBC is just what rugby league’s most prestigious competition needsFor many rugby league followers, Sunday’s Challenge Cup semi-finals provide the sport’s most pre…

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The Super 8s are causing mayhem in the Super League. And it’s great fun

Every minute of action in the Super League and Championship will matter this weekend – especially for troubled Leeds RhinosBy Gavin Willacy for No Helmets RequiredWhen Super League launched the Super 8s system a few years ago, they did so with the tagl…

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Ryan Hampshire’s late penalty salvages draw for Wakefield at Leeds

• Leeds 20-20 Wakefield• Champions blow lead to extend winless runWakefield produced a remarkable late comeback to claim a draw against the reigning Super League champions, Leeds, and further consign the Rhinos to a likely stint in the Qualifiers this …

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Kevin Sinfield fails to prevent Leeds Rhinos crashing to eighth successive defeat

• Castleford 42-10 Leeds• Jake Trueman inspired for CastlefordIf Kevin Sinfield was not already aware of the size of the challenge in transforming the fortunes of the stuttering Super League champions, he was handed a ruthless indication here.The final…

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Leeds Rhinos legend Kevin Sinfield returns to club as director of rugby

• Former captain retired in 2015 after winning treble• James Lowes will be first-team coach at HeadingleyKevin Sinfield has described the opportunity to return to Leeds as too good to resist after being unveiled as their director of rugby in a radical …

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What rugby league should learn from the World Cup in Russia

Players do not need to be born in the country they represent but they do need to build those international bonds over timeBy Gavin Willacy for No Helmets RequiredThe World Cup has shown rugby league fans there are a few things we need to stop worrying …

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Leeds sack Brian McDermott after record seven straight defeats

• Super League club part company with long-serving coach• ‘Leeds Rhinos will be forever indebted to his contribution’Leeds have sacked their head coach Brian McDermott after a club record seven successive Super League losses.McDermott succeeded Brian M…

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Leeds suffer seventh successive defeat after hat-trick by Wigan’s Marshall

• Wigan 46-8 Leeds• Uninspired Leeds in danger of another relegation battleLeeds Rhinos remain in danger of another battle against relegation in the Qualifiers this summer following a comprehensive defeat at Wigan: and the reigning champions also set t…

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‘I can’t wait’: Stefan Ratchford on England v New Zealand in Denver

Ratchford is loving his time with ‘relaxed bloke’ Wayne Bennett and thinks rugby league has ‘enormous’ potential in the USBy Gavin Willacy for No Helmets RequiredEngland coach Wayne Bennett is not the man you think he is. That’s according to Stefan Rat…

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Leeds facing relegation fight after Catalans inflict sixth straight defeat

• Leeds 25-28 Catalans Dragons• Kenny Edwards scores two as Leeds surrender half-time leadWhile recent performances offer some encouragement, the facts are becoming increasingly unavoidable for Leeds. It is now six defeats in a row for the Super League…

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Danny Richardson’s last-gasp drop goal secures St Helens win over Leeds

• Leeds Rhinos 22-23 St Helens• Super League leaders win with 78th-minute drop goalDanny Richardson kicked a stunning 78th-minute drop goal to inflict a fifth successive defeat on the Super League champions, Leeds, and open up an eight-point gap at the…

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Even as a building site the refitted Headingley retains her charm

Redevelopment has become commonplace at the Test venues of England, with cricket moving out of grounds and into arenasJos Buttler’s second six flew straight past the television cameras on their temporary gantry, high over the building works and into th…

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Valiant Leigh allow Leeds to run riot after Peter Mata’utia dismissal

• Leeds 52-22 Leigh• Leeds scored four tries within 15 minutes of Mata’utia’s exitIn the hours leading up to this fiery Challenge Cup quarter-final the Leeds coach, Brian McDermott, had peculiarly called on the officials to adopt the refereeing style o…

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Harvey Livett treble decisive as Warrington see off Leeds in thriller

• Leeds 22-33 Warrington• Wolves open gap on Rhinos after 10-try extravaganzaWarrington recorded their ninth successive victory to not only solidify their position inside Super League’s top four, but inflict a another narrow – and potentially damaging …

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Nerveless Kallum Watkins seals Leeds Rhinos’ thrilling comeback at Hull KR

• Hull KR 18-20 Leeds Rhinos• Four penalties from Watkins help visitors overturn six-point deficitIt is fast becoming a weekly occurrence for Leeds to be involved in thrillers such as this. Yet while their two most recent performances have ended in dis…

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Marc Sneyd seals thrilling win for Hull FC after Leeds fight back

• Hull FC 19-18 Leeds• Scrum-half’s late drop-goal enough to secure victory for Hull FCHull FC ended their four-year wait for a Super League victory over Leeds Rhinos as an Albert Kelly masterclass laid the platform for a dramatic victory over the reig…

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Wigan’s Sam Tomkins leads fightback to beat Leeds in close-run thing

• Leeds 8-9 Wigan• Tomkins manages five points as Wigan win from 8-0 downPerhaps it was inevitable Sam Tomkins would have the last laugh. In the moments leading up to kick-off, he was ridiculed by the Leeds supporters after slipping while attempting a …

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Kallum Watkins shines as Leeds edge out Wakefield in thriller

• Wakefield 26-28 Leeds• Early pacesetters Trinity suffer fifth straight defeatWakefield endured a fifth successive defeat and, having set the early season pace alongside St Helens, they are drifting into mid-table – though recent results do not t…

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Super League’s global growth may expose England’s low-income clubs

If Super League becomes an elite 10-team global league, English clubs will have to rethink their commercial operations to compete with new teams from Toronto, New York and beyondBy Gavin Willacy for No Helmets RequiredIf you were watching Sky Sports la…