GREAT Britain coach Brian Noble has announced the Great Britain squad for the Gillette Tri-Nations Tournament to be held later in the year. As expected, Super League Champions Leeds contributed the most players from any club with 10 Rhinos named.
FORMER Cronulla Sharks junior Brent Grose has extended his contract at the Warrington club for a further 3 years as announced today. Grose picked up ?Rookie of the Year? in 2001 with the Cronulla Sharks and went on to play for the South Sydney Rabbitohs in 2002 before making the move to Warrington in 2003.
PAUL Sculthorpe, the man widely tipped to take over as captain of Great Britain from the Rugby bound Andy Farrell, returns to the St Helens line up for Friday night?s game versus 6th placed Warrington at Knowsley Road. With St Helens sitting second on the ladder with 18 points, 2 points behind leaders Leeds, this game is a must win for the Saints who know Leeds should prove to classy for the mid table Huddersfield team tomorrow night.
INTERESTING news coming out of England...former English captain and 2004 Golden Boot Player of the Year Andy Farrell has not ruled out a possible return to Rugby League once his contract with Rugby Football Union expires in 2008. Farrell will be linking up with English Rugby club Saracens this season.