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The day has finally arrived, as Castleford Tigers and Leeds Rhinos cross the Pennines from Yorkshire to meet in Manchester at Old Trafford to do battle in the Super League Grand Final.

Rugby League | Challenge Cup Final - Hull v Wigan | Preview and Tips

Football, boxing, the Mayweather v McGregor mega show all take place this weekend, but to fans of Hull FC and Wigan Warrriors these events pale into obscurity when these two titans meet at Wembley for the Challenge Cup Final, 2017

It’s a case of all the Ws on Thursday evening as Wigan Warriors tackle Warrington Wolves in a clash that could have implications for both sides, for different reasons.


So, after all the talk, disappointment, hype and – last week – joy, the decider is upon us. Surely New Zealand won’t screw this up, but the Lions have momentum following their victory last week in Wellington.

It’s do or die time for the British & Irish Lions as they face the prospect of losing the series against New Zealand if they lose the Second Test against the All Blacks this weekend at the Westpac Stadium in Wellington.

This is it. Enough of the talking, enough of the dire performances, it’s time for Warren Gatland’s Lions to step up to the mark for this first test against the All Blacks at Eden Park in Auckland.

Following a disappointing start to the tour and with a clash against New Zealand on the horizon, it’s hard to think why anybody associated with the British & Irish Lions really wants to take on the Chiefs on Tuesday morning (UK time).

After the entertaining 38-34 England victory in the first game of their tour of Argentina, Eddie Jones swaps Santa Fe for San Juan in the second and final test of the tour down in sunny South America.

Whilst the British & Irish Lions are making something of a pig’s ear over in New Zealand, over in South America – Argentina to be precise – England are in action against the Argies in a two-Test series, starting on Saturday.

Rugby League | Leigh v Wigan | Match Preview and Tips

The Centurions take on the Warriors in what is sure to be a ferocious encounter at the Leigh Sports Village as Leigh meet Wigan in this Battle of the Borough!

A win is a win in any walk of life, but it’s fair to say Warren Gatland’s British & Irish Lions side were rather lacklustre and lethargic in their victory against the Provincial Union on Saturday in game one of the tour in New Zealand.


Warren Gatland leads his British and Irish Lions back to his home country for this year’s Lions Tour in New Zealand, for just over a month of blood, sweat and tears against their Kiwi opponents.

Rugby League | Tigers v Rhinos | Match Preview and Tips

We've seen some high-drama already and Castleford v Leeds promises to be a real West Yorkshire tear-up as these two get down and dirty.

After a week off to patch-up the walking wounded The Six Nations returns.  

The action will be fast and furious, so join our touch judge at HQ as he brings you his unique insight into this week's games, plus a couple of well-placed tips.

Last week we saw shocks, narrow misses, drama, heartbreak and everything else in-between and we’re back for more this weekend as the second weekend of Six Nations shenanigans kicks in over in Italy, Wales and France! Who’ll topple who over the next couple of days? Read on, folks!...

Super League is back this week and the season kicks off with what looks to be a belter. Both St. Helens and Leeds Rhinos are looking for silverware this year following a barren campaign last term.  However, they both have injury concerns ahead of this one so for all the details, take a glimpse below!


The Six Nations is back again this weekend. Anyone else feel it seems to come around quicker every year? Anyway, this is a rugby tournament that all the nations really enjoy, the fans get on board and the whole country gets behind the nation. But what if you know nothing about rugby?

Rugby | Six Nations | Week One Previews and Betting Tips

It's back - with a bang! The Six Nations returns and with it the hopes and dreams of a combined 194.47 MILLION people (give or take a few non-believers!)

Wigan travel to Langtree Park to face St. Helens in this eagerly-anticipated Super League clash. Our man savours the atmosphere of this derby, the biggest game in British Rugby League, as he gives us his unique perspective previewing the match.