WEB EXCLUSIVE: Arnold steps down as Fylde coach

Fylde Rugby player/head coach Paul Arnold has announced he will be relinquishing his coaching duties at the end of the season. The former Sedgley Park, Orrell, Nottingham & Moseley lock joined Fylde in 2010-11 and has made 170 first team appearances in the subsequent seven seasons scoring 55 tries. He became Forwards Coach under previous…

WEB EXCLUSIVE: State of Mind Co-Founder Malcolm Rae Reveals Theme Ahead of Sky’s Rugby League Weekend

Malcolm Rae, co-founder of State of Mind Sport, exclusively revealed this year’s theme for the charity’s Sky partnered weekend to The Match. The charity, commonly referred to as State of Mind, was created in 2011 following the death of Terry Newton, who had taken his own life after he was banned for taking performance enhancing drugs.…

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Match Report: England U18 31-17 Scotland U18

England U18s followed in the footsteps of their senior counterparts by beating Scotland in a highly physical encounter at Preston Grasshopper’s Lightfoot Green ground. The victory means that England have won both of their warm-up games as their preparation for the U18 International Series continues. A heavy rain downpour resulted in handling errors and penalties aplenty,…