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You don't miss wife you never had - Kear on World Cup absentees Wales coach John Kear shrugs off the absence of some of the nation's leading players for the forthcoming World Cup. 10/18/2017 11:30 AM

Super League Magic Weekend: Newcastle United's St James' Park to host event for fourth year Super League's Magic Weekend will return to Newcastle United's St James' Park for the fourth year running next May. 10/18/2017 08:03 AM

Jamie Ellis: Castleford Tigers re-sign half-back from Huddersfield Giants Castleford Tigers re-sign half-back Jamie Ellis from Huddersfield Giants on a three-year deal. 10/18/2017 04:23 PM

Louis Anderson and Laurent Belmas sign new Catalans Dragons deals Ex-New Zealand back-rower Louis Anderson and France prop Laurent Belmas agree new contracts with Catalans Dragons. 10/18/2017 05:24 PM

Kevin Larroyer: Leigh Centurions sign France forward on two-year deal Leigh Centurions sign French international and former Castleford Tigers second row Kevin Larroyer on a two-year deal. 10/18/2017 11:18 AM

Women's Super League: Wigan Warriors to set up women's rugby league team Wigan Warriors set up a women's open age team for 2018, with the ambition of joining the Women's Super League division. 10/18/2017 04:59 PM

Tyrone Roberts: Warrington Wolves sign half-back from Gold Coast Titans Warrington sign half-back Tyrone Roberts from National Rugby League side Gold Coast Titans on a three-year deal. 10/17/2017 01:28 PM

Morgan Knowles: St Helens and Wales loose forward signs new contract St Helens and Wales back-rower Morgan Knowles signs a new deal to keep him with the Super League club until 2021. 10/17/2017 12:21 PM

Leon Pryce: Workington Town at 'right level' for first coaching role Ex-Great Britain stand-off Leon Pryce says League One Workington Town are the "right level" for his first coaching role. 10/17/2017 02:35 PM

New York-based team make move to enter English game Organisers submit plans for a New York rugby league team to follow Toronto Wolfpack into the English game. 10/15/2017 10:00 PM

Larne Patrick: Leigh Centurions sign forward from Castleford Tigers Leigh Centurions sign forward Larne Patrick from Castleford Tigers on a two-year contract. 10/16/2017 05:17 PM

Rugby League World Cup: The 14 squads in full Three host nations, four groups and 28 matches - here are the 14 squads competing at the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. 10/15/2017 07:08 PM

Ex-England international Pryce named Workington coach League One club Workington Town name ex-England international Leon Pryce as their new head coach. 10/16/2017 09:29 AM

'No-one believed he was my grandad' - how Butler's Wales call-up almost never happened No-one believed Chester Butler when he said his grandad was Colin Dixon. Now, he is off to play for Wales at the World Cup. 10/12/2017 04:16 PM

Gareth Hock: Ex-England forward leaves Leigh Centurions Former England forward Gareth Hock leaves relegated Leigh to pursue his aim of finishing his career in Super League. 10/12/2017 10:53 PM

Scots call up seven uncapped players for Rugby League World Cup Scotland head coach Steve McCormack has called up seven uncapped players in a youthful squad for the Rugby League World Cup. 10/11/2017 05:26 PM

'I didn't know what league was' - Grace's rise to the World Cup St Helens wing Regan Grace reflects on a breakthrough season, and going to the Rugby League World Cup with Wales. 10/11/2017 01:50 PM

Colton Roche: Huddersfield Giants sign Bradford Bulls forward Super League side Huddersfield Giants sign Bradford Bulls forward Colton Roche on a two-year deal. 10/12/2017 06:31 AM

Jodie Cunningham: England vice-captain says World Cup win can boost women's sport England women's rugby league vice-captain Jodie Cunningham says a Women's Rugby League World Cup win may boost women's sport. 10/12/2017 01:43 PM

Wigan Warriors sign forward Gabriel Hamlin from South Sydney Rabbitohs Wigan Warriors have signed highly-rated forward Gabriel Hamlin from Australian club South Sydney Rabbitohs. 10/11/2017 01:24 PM

Peter Mata'utia: Leigh Centurions sign Samoa centre from Newcastle Knights Leigh Centurions sign centre Peter Mata'utia on a three-year contract from NRL side Newcastle Knights. 10/10/2017 06:59 PM

Rugby League World Cup: Kear names uncapped trio for Wales Wales head coach John Kear names three uncapped players in his 24-man squad for the Rugby League World Cup. 10/10/2017 09:00 AM

Andrew Henderson: Warrington appoint London Broncos boss as assistant coach Warrington appoint London Broncos boss Andrew Henderson as assistant to newly-appointed head coach Steve Price. 10/10/2017 12:32 PM

Sport on the BBC: Best of this week's TV & radio coverage This week's sport on the BBC includes commentary of the European Rugby Champions Cup, Champions League football and the United States Grand Prix. 10/18/2017 02:38 PM

Stevie Ward philosophical despite injury dashing England Rugby League World Cup dream Leeds back-rower Stevie Ward says Grand Final glory will help him cope after injury ruled him out of the World Cup. 10/17/2017 12:16 PM

'Don't mess about with drugs' says Leeds head coach Brian McDermott after Zak Hardaker's ban Talking on BBC's Super League Show, Leeds Rhinos head coach Brian McDermott says he hopes Zak Hardaker can 'pull through' after testing positive for cocaine. 10/09/2017 05:22 PM

Super League: Zak Hardaker's 'eye-catching' solo try for Castleford Zak Hardaker scores a stunning solo try for Castleford against his parent club Leeds during a 23-12 win earlier this season. 06/25/2017 11:32 AM

Super League semi-final: Liam Sutcliffe's try puts Leeds Rhinos in Grand Final Liam Sutcliffe scores the winning try for Leeds Rhinos against Hull FC to send them into a 10th Super League Grand Final. 09/30/2017 11:38 AM

Super League semi-final: Luke Gale's dramatic drop-goal sends Castleford into Grand Final Watch Luke Gale's golden-point drop-goal in extra time against St Helens to send Castleford Tigers into the Super League Grand Final for the first time. 09/29/2017 11:18 AM

Marwan Koukash: Salford Red Devils owner talks reasons for leaving club Salford Red Devils owner Marwan Koukash talks about his reasons for handing over control of the club to a community trust. 09/29/2017 06:33 PM

Super 8s: 'Ben Barba magic' sets up St Helens try St Helens' Ben Barba creates a bit of "magic" for Mark Percival to finish and open the scoring for Saints in their 30-4 victory away to Salford Red Devils in the Super 8s. 09/22/2017 02:21 PM

Tony Smith: Warrington Wolves coach's next job might not be in rugby league Warrington Wolves head coach Tony Smith tells BBC North West Tonight that his next job may not be in rugby league. 09/14/2017 05:42 PM

Super 8s: 'Sublime' try for Trinity's Bill Tupou against St Helens Wakefield Trinity's Bill Tupou scores a "sublime" try during their 18-16 defeat at home against St Helens in the Super League Super 8s. 09/12/2017 12:58 PM

2017 Rugby League World Cup: BBC coverage BBC coverage for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup from 27 October to 2 December. 10/16/2017 06:47 PM