Tag Archives: Leeds Rhinos

Chev Walker

What did you make of Millennium Magic? To be honest, I’d have happily played on any old park, because I just wanted to get out there and play another Super League match! In terms of the concept, I think it’s … Continue reading

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Chev Walker

What did you make of Millennium Magic? To be honest, I’d have happily played on any old park, because I just wanted to get out there and play another Super League match! In terms of the concept, I think it’s … Continue reading

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1999 Leeds v Castleford, Super League play-offs

Published in Rugby League World in 2009 Leeds Rhinos 16 Castleford Tigers 23 Friday 24th September 1999 Play-offs – Elimination Semi-Final 1999 was a great year to be a Castleford Tigers supporter. Easily their best season in the summer era, … Continue reading

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1998 Bradford v Leeds

Published in Rugby League World in 2009 Super League Round Two Bradford Bulls 6-26 Leeds Rhinos Sunday 12th April 1998, Odsal Stadium “That day at Odsal is still vivid in my mind and what a great day it was. A … Continue reading

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Tony Smith (1)

Before the World Cup in 2008, Tony Smith, the England coach, conducted the following ‘My Life In Rugby League’ piece for League Express. The tournament was to be disastrous for the Northern Hemisphere, with England thrashed by Australia and beaten … Continue reading

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Tony Smith (2)

Tony Smith spoke to Rugby League World on the day he was unveiled as the new coach of Great Britain (and England) in 2007. AFTER weeks of speculation, Tony Smith has emerged as the man who will attempt to succeed … Continue reading

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Tonie Carroll

Watching Tonie Carroll at the peak of his powers was pure joy. He conducted the following interview for League Express while in England with Brisbane Broncos in 2007 for their World Club Challenge match against St Helens. How did you … Continue reading

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Terry Newton

Terry Newton was the first-ever cover star of Thirteen in 2005. He went on to cement his reputation as one of Super League’s toughest-ever characters, but was banned for testing positive to human growth hormones in early 2010 while a … Continue reading

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Ryan Hall

Ryan Hall spoke to me for League Express after signing a new deal with Leeds Rhinos. WHEN a player pulls on an open-age jersey for his amateur club, his chances of playing in Super League are virtually gone. Only a … Continue reading

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Mark Calderwood

‘My Life in Rugby League’ for League Express with Wigan’s Mark Calderwood in 2008. That year Calderwood went on to be selected in the initial Scotland squad for the World Cup before being enticed into the England squad at the … Continue reading

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