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Toronto Wolfpack stand down squad after four players self-isolate with coronavirus symptoms

Toronto Wolfpack have suspended training and stood down their entire UK-based squad after four players experienced symptoms of coronavirus. The players have gone into self-isolation and Toronto’s action means it’s almost certain their fixture against Wakefield next weekend will be postponed. ‘Financial impact on Super League will be huge’ Coronavirus latest: The impact on sport […]

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Oliver Roberts joins Salford Red Devils on season-long loan from Huddersfield Giants

Salford Red Devils have signed Ireland international Oliver Roberts on a season-long loan from Huddersfield Giants. The 25-year-old, who represented Salford at scholarship level, joins fellow Huddersfield loanee Sebastine Ikahihifo in the Red Devils pack. Roberts, who will be available for Saturday’s match against Leeds Rhinos, said: “I’m really looking forward to getting stuck in […]

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Jon Wilkin: Toronto Wolfpack squad is not too small

Jon Wilkin has defended Toronto Wolfpack’s squad size, insisting 23 players is enough for the Super League newcomers to cope with the demands of the competition. The back row’s former club St Helens used fewer players than any other team in the competition last year en route to the title, but that number still totalled […]