Rugby League News: Hull FC eye up major signing, Tomkins’ bizarre incident, two clubs for Dwyer & French’s new club?

Rugby League News – keeping you up to date with the latest news from the world of rugby league.

It has been a busy 24 hours with major stories breaking from Super League and the NRL.

Here is a round-up of everything that has happened…

Promote Leigh and Fev

An argument was made yesterday for the promotion of both Leigh Centurions and Featherstone Rovers amidst debates over the structure of Super League moving forward.

Serious About Rugby League broached that particular idea in an article whilst also commenting on Toulouse Olympique and Wakefield Trinity. Read more here.

Farnworth’s massive move

Brisbane Broncos star Herbie Farnworth is reportedly set for a mammoth move, according to Fox Sports.

Farnworth only signed a one-year deal with the Broncos earlier this season, but he is out of contract at the end of 2023. Read more here.

Radford’s rival for Cas job breaks silence

It was well known when taking the Castleford Tigers job that Lee Radford faced stiff competition from one candidate in particular.

Now, that candidate has spoken to Serious About Rugby League about the issue. Read more here.

Millington’s new club

Castleford Tigers legend Grant Millington has done a u-turn on retirement, finding a new club in the process.

The forward left the Tigers at the end of the 2021 season after over a decade at the club. Read more here.

Trueman rejected two clubs

Castleford Tigers halfback Jake Trueman has signed for Hull FC from 2023 onwards.

But, his agent, Craig Harrison of Show Me The Money UK, has revealed that he rejected two other Super League clubs. Read more here.

Ganson admits ref error

RFL Referees boss Steve Ganson has admitted an error was made in the weekend of Super League games just gone.

It was a contentious issue that seemed to be quite clear cut. Read more here.

Three Wigan signings?

Could Wigan Warriors boss Matt Peet make these three signings for Super League 2023?

Serious About Rugby League has broached the potential likelihood of the trio joining Wigan. Read more here.

Bans and no bans

Yesterday, the Disciplinary Match Review Panel revealed its latest charges with a Hull FC man heading for a big ban, with Castleford Tigers and Hull KR men also banned. Read more here.

But, Catalans Dragons star Sam Tomkins was also cited for a bizarre incident whilst Serious About Rugby League also addressed Leeds Rhinos’ disciplinary performance against Wigan and James Bentley. Read more here.

‘Worries’ for Hull

Former Huddersfield Giants star Eorl Crabtree believes that Hull FC fans should be ‘worried’ about this particular issue. Hull were again on the receiving end of a 46-18 thrashing by Castleford Tigers on Friday. Read more here.

The real reason why Jake Connor was removed from the pitch by head coach Brett Hodgson has also been revealed. Read more here.

Hastings’ mammoth move

Ex-Wigan Warriors and Salford Red Devils star Jackson Hastings is set for a mammoth move, according to the Sydney Morning Herald.

The halfback has been pushed to occupy the number 13 shirt for Wests Tigers in recent weeks. Read more here.

Sacked star heading for SL

Sacked Gold Coast Titans star Kevin Proctor is heading for Super League, the Daily Telegraph has reported.

Three Super League teams have been named in the chase after Proctor was sacked for a bizarre incident yesterday. Read more here.

Hull KR punishment

Hull KR have been given a hefty punishment for homophobic chanting at Craven Park earlier in the season.

The RFL has come down hard on the East Yorkshire club, but have also praised KR in their attempts to prevent it. Read more here.

Two named for Dwyer

Two Super League clubs have reportedly been named in the hunt for Leeds Rhinos hooker Brad Dwyer.

The livewire number nine will not be offered a new contract at Headingley. Read more here.

Attendances and injuries

The Super League attendances from the round just gone have been revealed with some good and poor ones. Read more here.

The injuries sustained from the weekend action have also been noted by Serious About Rugby League. Read more here.

French’s new club?

Wigan Warriors star Bevan French has reportedly been linked to a new UK club – but it’s not Hull FC.

The Warriors have been locked in discussions with French for the past few months. Read more here.

O’Neill’s staggering earnings

The earnings that former Castleford Tigers star Jacques O’Neill will make from his next move have been released.

And, they are enough to make your eyes water! Read more here.

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