Tag archive for ‘st helens’
By Simon Mulligan On Sunday, September 23rd, 2012

Wigan Choose Leeds in Club Call

Wigan Warriors suprised nobody by choosing to play Leeds Rhinos in next weekend’s Super League play-off semi-final. Wigan, as highest ranked semi-final qualifiers from Week One, had the choice between More...

James Graham
By Simon Mulligan On Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

Liverpudlian Graham Aims to Join Elite Band of Brits to Cap Off Dream Year

Rugby League’s Scouse custodian, James Graham will aim to join an elite band of British players next weekend when his Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs side take on Melbourne Storm in the Australian NRL Grand More...

19 year old Makinson scored 16 points on the night for the Saints.
By Simon Mulligan On Sunday, September 16th, 2012

Warrington 6-28 St Helens: Super Saints Into Last 4

Play-off specialists St Helens put themselves 80 minutes away from a seventh successive Grand Final appearance with an impressive 28-6 victory over Warrington at the Halliwell Jones Stadium. Saints, who finished More...

Old Trafford
By Simon Mulligan On Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

Super League XVII Play-Offs: Race to Old Trafford Begins In Earnest

 With less than 4 weeks to Grand Final night, the Super League season gets serious as the race to be champions of 2012 heats up. With the all-important play-offs set to kick off this weekend, I will consider all More...

SL Dream Team
By Simon Mulligan On Monday, September 10th, 2012

Six Warriors, Three Wolves and a Saint In Super League Dream Team

Ten of the thirteen players named in the 2012 Super League Dream Team today come from clubs around the region, with six debutants featuring in the side. Wigan Warriors, who topped the regular league table have six More...

Samoan second rower Tony Puletua received the man-of-the-match awar, having a hand in 3 Saints scores with his archetypal offloads to atone for his early defensive error
By Simon Mulligan On Saturday, September 8th, 2012

Wigan 18-26 St Helens: Saints Spoil Wigan Party to Book Play-Off Trip to Warrington

St Helens dampened Wigan’s League Leaders Shield celebrations somewhat with a 26-18 victory against the 12-men Warriors at the DW Stadium in a pulsating derby encounter. The win gives Saints third place, More...

By Simon Mulligan On Saturday, September 1st, 2012

St Helens 30-0 London: Saints Guarantee Top 4 Place in Dour Affair

St Helens beat London Broncos 30-0 Langtree Park to guarantee their place in the top 4, ensuring that they will not be heading straight into knock-out matches when the play-offs start in a fortnight’s time. In More...

RL Wembley statue
By Simon Mulligan On Friday, August 24th, 2012

Legends Set to Be Immortalised in Wembley Statue

Five of rugby league’s greatest ever players will be featured in a statue outside Wembley stadium it has been revealed by the Rugby Football League. The announcement was made last year that rugby league More...

By Simon Mulligan On Monday, August 20th, 2012

Super League Round 25: Saints Boost Bid for Top 4

St Helens beat Castleford Tigers 44-12 in a routine win over ex-coach Ian Millward in his first visit to Langtree Park. Tries from Paul Wellens (pictured, right) and Tommy Makinson helped the hosts to a 20-8 halftime More...

Brett Hodgson's 10-point haul helped the Wolves to avenge their 28-16 defeat to the Saints in March.
By Simon Mulligan On Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

St Helens 12-22 Warrington: Wolves Overpower Saints to Cement Top Two Finish

Warrington Wolves produced a dominant performance at Langtee Park on Monday night to defeat St Helens 22-12 and move 5 points clear of Saints in second place and just 3 points behind leaders Wigan, who they face More...