Lewis Jones, Vic Hey, Eric Harris and Arthur Clues are some of the greats of rugby league who, during their careers with the Leeds rugby league club (LRLC), earned such a kinship with famous South Stand of Headingley.
The fact is that all first played for Amber and the Blue before 1952, nevertheless, hints at total how many special players have featured at the front of the iconic terrace that will get demolished after the game against St Helens. Though, the demolition is in its way to a new state-of-the art stand by 2019, but so many memories intact will this iconic terrace is there.
England’s winger, Ryan Hall has made a call to his club side and fellow team mates at Leeds Rhinos, to aim higher this season and try to be the best they can.
Leeds will begin their Betfred Super League campaign as they travel down to St Helens next Thursday. Top on their to-do list, would be to regain their lost pride after a disastrous campaign in the 2016 season saw them miss out on a place in the play-offs for the first time.
Adrian Morley, former Leeds and Great Britain forward will be once again join his first club by today, December 1st as part of a new-look backroom team with the club.
The newly created role which will see him work as Academy Head Coach, in addition to being part of the senior coaching team at Leeds Rhinos. Also, he will serve in ambassadorial position at Headingley Carnegie on every match days.
There are still two rounds of Rugby Championship matches to be played. But, that is immaterial now as New Zealand has won the Rugby Championships on their home soil after taming South Africans 41-13.
The Rugby Championship was confirmed in New Zealand after Argentina was not able to stop the formidable Australian rugby team from winning with a 36-20 in another championship match. The All Blacks have reclaimed the Rugby Championship title from the Australians.
Harry Jepson is the late president of Leeds Rhinos. They are planning to celebrate the life of the legend. And this event is meant to be a great reunion for the entire rugby league.
Where is this event going to be held? They are going to hold this event in Headingley Carnegie. The members of the general public will be allowed to attend this event. There will be invited guests as well at the event. It will be held on next Tuesday.
The Qualifier matches that were held recently see Leeds Rhinos having scored 37 to 12 against the Leigh Centurions. Sam Hopkins was successful in scoring against the Leeds on behalf of Leigh among the first two tries that were put up.
The Qualifiers has seen Leeds Rhinos emerging on top and they have denied the Leigh Centurions from getting a perfect record. Being part of the promotion of Super League this was an important match for the two teams.
The Leeds Rhinos have played well and this year’s campaign has been won well by them. They have emerged treble winners last season and this time too they have obtained four scores before the season break.