Rugby league considering bringing in golden point extra time for all matches

RUGBY league is considering doing away with draws and bringing in sudden death ‘golden point’ extra time. A ‘shot clock’ for drop outs and scrums may also be introduced from next season. GETTY IMAGES Castleford won through to last year’s Grand Final on golden point. Now the concept may be extended to all rugby league …

The ins, outs, worries and war games ahead of rugby league’s decisive EGM

TODAY is rugby league’s D-day – D for decision, dithering or disaster. The game will undergo what many feel is much-needed change or find itself mired in civil war. Robert Elstone (second right) is leading Super League’s bid to change rugby league’s structure On one side, 11 of Super League’s 12 clubs who hope a …

Liam Hood feels the time is right for Leigh to pull off a Challenge Cup upset

LIAM Hood insists he has no grudge against Leeds – but the time is right for a Leigh-thal blow to their Challenge Cup hopes. The Rhinos are wobbling as they defend their Super League crown, lying sixth in Super League. Now hooker Hood, who came through at Headingley, hopes to stun Brian McDermott’s men in tonight’s …