Author: OliverThorpe

South Africa's Imran Tahir celebrates taking the wicket of Pakistan's Imam-ul-Haq during the ICC Cricket World Cup group stage match at Lord's, London.

CRICKET: Manchester Originals sign experienced trio in The Hundred draft

The Manchester Originals have picked Imran Tahir, Daniel Christian and Mitchell Santner for the inaugural season of The Hundred in […]

19th October 2019; AJ Bell Stadium, Salford, Lancashire, England; English Premiership Rugby, Sale Sharks versus Gloucester; Akker van der Merwe of Sale Sharks is tackled

RUGBY UNION: Gloucester hand Sale first defeat of season

Sale Sharks suffered a narrow 18-16 defeat to Gloucester in their Gallagher Premiership opener at the AJ Bell Stadium. Tries […]

St Helens' Louie McCarthy-Scarbrook during the Betfred Super League Grand Final at Old Trafford, Manchester.

RUGBY LEAGUE: Record viewing figures for Salford Grand Final

Salford Red Devils played their Betfred Super League Grand Final against St. Helens on Saturday night in front a record […]

St Helens' Mark Percival scores his side's fourth try of the game during the Betfred Super League Grand Final at Old Trafford, Manchester.

RUGBY LEAGUE: Saints punish Red Devils in Super League Grand Final

Salford Red Devils missed out on Betfred Super League glory as they suffered a 23-6 defeat at the expense of […]

SALFORD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 05: Sam James of Sale Sharks takes on Paolo Odogwu of Wasps during the Premiership Rugby Cup Third Round match between Sale Sharks and Wasps at AJ Bell Stadium on October 05, 2019 in Salford, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

RUGBY UNION: Sale Sharks remain unbeaten after victory over Wasps

Sale Sharks continued their unbeaten run in the Premiership Rugby Cup thanks to a 24-20 victory over Wasps at the […]

Salford Reds Joey Lussick is congratulated after scoring during the Betfred Super League semi final match at the DW Stadium, Wigan.

RUGBY LEAGUE: Red Devils reach first Grand Final after victory over Wigan

A rampant Salford Red Devils made history by reaching their first Betfred Super League Grand Final after a convincing 28-4 […]

RUGBY LEAGUE: Watson not “worried” ahead of play-off semi-final

RUGBY LEAGUE: Watson not “worried” ahead of play-off semi-final

Salford Red Devils Head Coach, Ian Watson, isn’t “worried at all” ahead of Friday’s Super League play-off semi-final against Wigan […]

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RUGBY UNION: Sale Sharks thrash Northampton Saints in season opener

Sale Sharks got their new season off to a great start after a 39-18 bonus point win over Northampton Saints […]

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CRICKET: Bailey inspires Lancashire to victory over Middlesex

Specsavers County Championship Division Two, Emirates Old Trafford (day four of four) Lancashire 259 & 347: Jennings 97, Livingstone 68; […]

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CRICKET: Late wickets help Middlesex fight back against Lancashire

Specsavers County Championship Division Two, Emirates Old Trafford (day three of four) Lancashire 259 & 289-8: Jennings 97, Livingstone 68; […]