Australian forward Trent Merrin joins the Leeds Rhinos in Super League

Rhinos secure Merrin signing

Leeds Rhinos have secured another major signing for next season as they've brought Australian Test forward Trent Merrin to Super League from NRL side Penrith.

Gil Dudson (left) is on the move to Salford

Salford snap up Dudson

Salford have announced the signing of former Wigan forward Gil Dudson on a two-year deal from relegated Widnes.

Mitch Garbutt: The prop (pictured centre, in action for Leeds) has signed a three-year deal with Hull KR

Garbutt signs for Hull KR

Hull KR have signed two-time Grand Final winner Mitch Garbutt from Leeds on a three-year deal.

Kenny Edwards of Catalans Dragons and David Mead of Catalans Dragons celebrate their victory during the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup Final

July date for Challenge Cup final

The Challenge Cup final will have a new July date from 2020 as part of an extended agreement between Wembley and the Rugby Football League that runs to 2027.

England's James Graham (left) and New Zealand's Jared Waerea-Hargreaves square up

England suffer heavy defeat

England lost their scoring touch and their unbeaten record for 2018 as New Zealand cruised to a 34-0 win at Elland Road to avoid a series whitewash.

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Simon Holt: Midnight feast

Simon Holt has a quartet of quality selections as Cheltenham opens its doors again for day one of the November Meeting on Friday.

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Cheltenham Friday preview

Get the view from connections ahead of Friday's meeting at Cheltenham - including Ben Pauling and Gordon Elliott.

Check out the trends for the Cheltenham opener on Friday3

Big-race trends: Cheltenham Friday

We've teamed up with Weatherbys to look at some of the stats that you'll need to know ahead of Friday's opening handicap chase at Cheltenham.

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Mike Cattermole: Bank on Benatar

Mike Cattermole previews the weekend action at Cheltenham and fancies Benatar to taste big-race success.

Jerrysback is a fascinating runner in the JP McManus silks
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Value Bet: Hobbs has Steel

Ben Linfoot seeks out the value on day one of Cheltenham's November Meeting with Philip Hobbs' fancied to strike with a long-absent horse.

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Midnight Shot in action at Cheltenham1

Simon Holt: Midnight feast

Simon Holt has a quartet of quality selections as Cheltenham opens its doors again for day one of the November Meeting on Friday.

Tiger Roll powers to a third Cheltenham Festival success2

Cheltenham Friday preview

Get the view from connections ahead of Friday's meeting at Cheltenham - including Ben Pauling and Gordon Elliott.

Check out the trends for the Cheltenham opener on Friday3

Big-race trends: Cheltenham Friday

We've teamed up with Weatherbys to look at some of the stats that you'll need to know ahead of Friday's opening handicap chase at Cheltenham.

Mike Cattermole looks ahead to the big weekend racing
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Mike Cattermole: Bank on Benatar

Mike Cattermole previews the weekend action at Cheltenham and fancies Benatar to taste big-race success.

Jerrysback is a fascinating runner in the JP McManus silks
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Value Bet: Hobbs has Steel

Ben Linfoot seeks out the value on day one of Cheltenham's November Meeting with Philip Hobbs' fancied to strike with a long-absent horse.

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Jerrysback is a fascinating runner in the JP McManus silks

Value Bet: Hobbs has Steel

Ben Linfoot seeks out the value on day one of Cheltenham's November Meeting with Philip Hobbs' fancied to strike with a long-absent horse.

Midnight Shot in action at Cheltenham

Simon Holt: Midnight feast

Simon Holt has a quartet of quality selections as Cheltenham opens its doors again for day one of the November Meeting on Friday.

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Episode 8 of our Sky Bet Championship Podcast is out now

OUT NOW: Sky Bet Championship Podcast

Our latest Championship Podcast is out, as we discuss Norwich City's top form; young goalkeepers; and the Sheffield derby.