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1994 Sheffield v Wigan

Published in Thirteen in 2005 by Gareth Hodgson SHEFFIELD EAGLES 10 WIGAN 5 STONES BITTER CHAMPIONSHIP 27 MARCH 1994 Sit back and think of Sheffield Eagles against Wigan. I know what you’re thinking (Derren Brown’s not needed for this one … Continue reading

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2001 Bradford v Wigan, The Grand Final

Published in Thirteen in 2005 by Rob Shaw Super League Grand Final Bradford Bulls v Wigan Warriors 13th October, 2001 Old Trafford, Att: 60,164 Great memories don’t always stem from great matches. The 2001 Grand Final was an uncompetitive affair, … Continue reading

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1995 Leeds v Wigan, Stones Bitter Centenary Championship

Published in Thirteen in 2005 Stones Bitter Centenary Championship Leeds v Wigan Friday 3rd November 1995, Headingley Stadium Loiners open up title race Wigan were their usual brilliant selves in 1995-96, averaging a fantastic 46 points a game. In their … Continue reading

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1994 Brisbane Broncos V Wigan, WCC

Published in Thirteen, 2005 by Gareth Hodgson The 1994 World Club Challenge Brisbane Broncos v Wigan ANZ Stadium, Brisbane 1 June 1994 Wigan Rule The World It’s been a busy few months for ex-Wiganers. Andy Farrell has made the jump … Continue reading

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Steve Hampson

Steve Hampson, the former Wigan, Illawarra, Salford and Great Britain fullback contributed this to Rugby League World’s ‘Blast From The Past’ series in 2009. What are you up to now? I work in Health and Safety for a big construction … Continue reading

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Shaun Edwards OBE

In 2005 I spoke to the former Wigan, London and Great Britain captain, Shaun Edwards OBE, for Thirteen about his international career. He was part of three winning series against New Zealand and played in three winning Tests against Australia … Continue reading

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Phil Clarke (1)

Phil Clarke, another former Great Britain captain, was kind enough to do this interview for Thirteen in 2005. I may have criticised Sky a couple of times when I edited Rugby League World but I remain a big fan of … Continue reading

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Martin Offiah MBE (1)

This feature-length interview with Martin Offiah MBE was published by Rugby League World in 2010. TO say Martin Offiah has crammed a hell of a lot into his 43 years would be something of an understatement. The current-day players’ agent … Continue reading

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Jon Clarke

After being called up to play for Great Britain in 2007, Jon Clarke spoke to League Express about his career in the game. He is still a Warrington player. You’ve played Super League since 1997. How much has the game … Continue reading

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John Monie

John Monie took over from the great Jack Gibson as the coach of the star-studded Parramatta Eels in 1984. He left five years later having won a Grand Final before embarking on one of the most sensational coaching stints in … Continue reading

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