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Henderson’s 19 man squad for Swinton

Andrew Henderson’s named his 19 man squad to face Swinton Lions on Sunday, hoping to continue the winning streak of two wins in four days recorded over Easter. “I’m incredibly proud of what this team and these players achieved over the Easter period,” he commented. “Two strong performances and good wins in four days was some […]

Goodwin’s U16s for Leeds Rhinos clash

Huw Goodwin has named his squad to face Leeds Rhinos in London’s triple header this Sunday, hoping to back up their 24-18 defeat of Huddersfield Giants two weeks ago. “It’s another exciting opportunity for our boys this weekend and possibly the biggest challenge they’ll face this season, against a very strong Leeds squad,” said Goodwin. […]

Barthau: a World Cup is something you don’t forget

With exactly six months to go until the first match of the 2017 Rugby League World Cup, London’s resident Frenchman, Will Barthau, is another Bronco in strong contention for selection. Having represented his home nation in the 2013 Rugby World Cup, Barthau last pulled on the French jersey in the 2016 international against England at […]

Ackers: Swinton will come out all guns blazing

Ex-Lion, Andy Ackers, will watch the Broncos take on his former club from the side lines this weekend, but says Swinton’s Challenge Cup scalp of Huddersfield Giants last weekend will definitely have lit a fire in their bellies. “The victory over Huddersfield Giants was huge. Huge for the game, but most of all Swinton. It shocked […]

Kear: to captain Wales would be a great honour

Tomorrow marks six months until the start of the 2017 Rugby League World Cup, and London’s utility back, Elliot Kear, will be a strong bet to feature in the squad. With 21 Welsh caps to his name, Kear debuted in 2009, when Wales took on England at Brewery Field. His most recent game was Wales’ 20-14 […]

SUPPORTERS WIN WITH THE HALF-TIME ACTIVITY VOTE

BedzRus are giving supporters the chance to vote for their Kingstone Press Summer Bash half-time activity, as they continue to place fans at the centre of their gameday experience as part of their Official Digital Partnership with the weekend. Supporters who vote for their favourite half-time activity from shortlist will be in with a chance […]

Max Savage: Broncos through and through

Max Savage is about as immersed in the London Broncos and rugby league as you can possibly be – coming through Medway Dragons, Max now plays in the Broncos academy, works in the Broncos community department, as well as with the London Rugby League Foundation, and Sky Try. How did he originally get involved in […]

Langley’s squad to travel to Leeds

Jamie Langley’s named his side to face Leeds Rhinos this Saturday, and, after drawing with Warrington in their last outing, says his young side are improving each week. “We’re really looking forward to this week’s challenge against the Rhinos,” commented Langley. “Historically, Leeds have always had a really strong academy team and I’m sure this […]

London return to top four, running riot over Batley Bulldogs

London completed an Easter double on Monday, running in a total of eight tries, and keeping the home side scoreless in the first half at Fox’s Biscuits. Only three days after a 30-16 victory over second in the league, Toulouse Olympique, the Broncos backed a strong performance up with an even stronger show – thrashing […]

Henderson’s side for Easter Monday clash with Batley

After an incredible result over Toulouse Olympique yesterday, Andrew Henderson’s side must now challenge themselves with a short around, and a trip to West Yorkshire to face Batley Bulldogs on Monday. “Yesterday was a comprehensive team performance all around,” commented Henderson. “I thought we saw a determined group of players out there, who really played […]

Broncos bounce back downing Toulouse 30-16

London Broncos ended their run of two straight defeats with a dominating victory over Toulouse Olympique, running in five tries, for a final score of 30-16. An entertaining and well played game was scoreless for almost half an hour, but it was not for the want of effort. Both teams failed to convert chances in […]

Broncos partner with Youth Energy

London Broncos Rugby League is pleased to announce a partnership with Youth Energy, who will become Official Energy Drink supplier for the remainder of the season. Started by Jason and Amanda Freeman, Youth Energy is a new 100% natural energy drink that is all about youthful living. Youth Energy drink was started with the yerba […]

Goodwin’s Good Friday scholarship squad

Huw Goodwin has named his scholarship side for London’s Good Friday triple header, taking on Huddersfield Giants at 2:15. With some good results under their belts in 2017, Goodwin says his young team is continually learning and evolving as a side, and relishes each challenge presented to them. “We thought the boys responded in the […]

Langley’s academy squad for Good Friday triple header

Jamie Langley’s named his under 19s squad to face Warrington Wolves at home this Good Friday. “It’s a huge day for the club – a triple header, and each of our teams will face tough opposition,” said Langley. “Our young blokes are really looking forward to it. They’ve had a few good results now, and […]

Henderson makes five changes for Toulouse

Andrew Henderson has named his 19 man squad ahead of Friday’s clash with Toulouse Olympique, with five new names in the side. With a disappointing few weeks behind the Broncos, Henderson is confident in his side’s ability to turn their fortunes around. “We are aware that we are yet to perform consistently as a side, but […]

Digital Partner signed up to Summer Bash event

The Rugby Football League are pleased to announce BedzRus as an ‘Official Digital Partner’ for the Kingstone Press Summer Bash. BedzRus are a leading ecommerce retailer and bed specialist based in Bradford. They will be the digital partner for the Kingstone Press Summer Bash in Blackpool, as well as partnering with the Dacia Magic Weekend […]

Fev hit London for six

Featherstone Rovers aptly demonstrated why they are second only to Hull KR at the Big Fellas on Sunday, outscoring the Broncos three tries to six, and running rampant in a slick and coherent performance. With all the makings of a strong start for the Broncos, Featherstone were reduced to 12 men in the early stages, […]

Henderson’s side for huge Fev clash

After a disappointing last outing, Andrew Henderson’s side face Featherstone Rovers on Sunday, in arguably one of the most crucial matches so far this season. The teams last met in the final Super 8s game of 2016, and Henderson’s men ran out 46-6 victors. Now, he says there no hiding behind the enormity of the […]

Langley’s side for Catalans clash

Originally scheduled for Sunday, Jamie Langley’s named his side to take on Catalans under 19s on Saturday morning at TFSC. With two good wins behind them, his young side are relishing the challenge of facing the French outfit. “Last weekend’s game against Wigan was postponed, which was obviously disappointing. The reality is though it wasn’t […]

Goodwin’s side for City of Hull

After having only playing their last match on Saturday, Huw Goodwin’s scholarship side face City of Hull on Wednesday evening, at Bishop Burton College at 17:30. Previously unbeaten in their 2017 season, Goodwin’s young team went down to Warrington 42-18 on Saturday. He says they are still finding their feet as a side, but are constantly […]

Eagles shock London at Belle Vue

It was a disappointing afternoon at Belle Vue, as the Broncos suffered a 32-20 defeat at the hands of Sheffield Eagles. A try each from Jay Pitts, Ben Evans, Kieran Dixon and Elliot Kear was not enough to secure the win against a dogged Sheffield side. The defeat sees the Broncos stay fourth in the Championship, […]

Henderson names side to take on Eagles

Andrew Henderson has named his 19 man squad to travel to Belle Vue on Sunday, taking on Sheffield Eagles in round eight of the Kingstone Press Championship. “We are very much looking forward to playing Sheffield and building on the good work from last week. Our good attitude, energy, desire and togetherness which we showed […]

Goodwin’s U16s squad for re-arranged Wakefield encounter

Huw Goodwin’s unbeaten scholarship side travel to Belle Vue on Saturday, playing Wakefield Trinity after the original fixture on 4 March was postponed. Having defeated Cumbria 74-0 and Salford 4-12 earlier in the season, the young side are looking to build on their strong start to 2017. “It’s another squad that includes players representing the […]

Langley names squad for Wigan clash

Jamie Langley’s named his squad to travel to Edge Hall Road this Saturday, facing Wigan Warriors under 19s at 2pm. With two back to back wins under their belts, Langley says his young side are prepared for the challenge that lies ahead of them. “A big focus for us this season has been to develop […]

Ealing Alternative Provision and the London Broncos

The London Broncos community programme continued the great work started earlier this year with Ealing Alternative Provision, inviting a group of young people to take part in a rugby league training session at Trailfinders Sports Club on Tuesday. Ealing Alternative Provision (EAP) provides education for young people who are unable to continue their education in […]

Lewis Foster to join London on month long loan

Leigh Centurions halfback/hooker, Lewis Foster, has joined the London Broncos on a month long loan. The 23 year old came up through St Helens’ academy programme, before debuting for Leigh’s reserves side in 2014. The youngster has played ten games for the Centurions (scoring his first try against Batley in Leigh’s crucial 2016 Qualifiers campaign), […]

The Challenge Cup’s tour of London

The Community Broncos were out and about with the Challenge Cup two weeks ago, visiting three local primary schools in West London. Buck, Will Lovell, and Alfie Lawrence helped take the Cup to Woodlands Academy, Mayfield Primary and Selborne Primary, and the students at each school had a brilliant day. Emma Ankers, Sports Coordinator at Mayfield Primary, commented: […]

London too strong for Rochdale in fiery affair

London Broncos were far from their fluent best, but they were still too strong for a Rochdale Hornets team which ruined its own chances by conceding far too many penalties, to defeat the visitors 28-8 at Trailfinders. This was a sloppy, error-strewn affair, constantly bubbling either just below or above the surface with nastiness. Before […]

Sammut on how much he loves his mum

Jarrod Sammut’s lucky enough to have three mothers in his life – his own mum, Kim, his partner, Jess (mum to their two sons Jax and Jardi), and Jess’ mum, Sue, so we had a chat to the Aussie halfback on what Mother’s Day involves in the Sammut family. What does Mother’s Day mean in […]

Langley names side for Wakefield

Jamie Langley’s named his academy side to face Wakefield Trinity this Sunday, ahead of the first team’s game with Rochdale. With their first win of the season now under their belts, Langley says his team are relishing the challenge of another Super League side. “We’re really looking forward to Sunday’s game against Wakefield. The lads […]

Henderson names 19 man squad for Rochdale

Andrew Henderson’s named his 19 man squad to face Championship newcomers, Rochdale Hornets at Trailfinders this Sunday. On the back of two disappointing losses, Henderson says he has challenged his players for a better performance: “We’ve had a really productive week together – spent a lot of time on the field – and have built […]

Ioane: Rochdale will come out firing

Mark Ioane took home Man of the Match in last weekend’s Challenge Cup exit, and says the team have worked hard, and re-focused ahead of Sunday’s clash with the Hornets. “I feel we’ve got a lot to work on, and I think we pointed that out at training this week. We focused on our personal things […]

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Wolfpack end Broncos’ Challenge Cup aspirations in historic clash

Toronto Wolfpack produced one of the shocks of the season as they defeated the London Broncos 26-30 to reach the fifth round of the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup. The final score did not reflect the Pack’s domination as London’s three tries in the last eight minutes made the final score much closer than reality. The Broncos […]

Henderson’s historic Challenge Cup side

Andrew Henderson has named his 19 man squad for Friday’s night historic clash against Toronto Wolfpack, and says the game is a can’t-miss encounter. “Friday night is a hugely exciting game, and a great opportunity for the boys to deliver a good performance at home. “The Wolfpack like to play a fast, attacking brand of […]

Halifax stun subdued Broncos at the Shay

Halifax pulled off a well deserved upset to record a 19-6 win over the side from the capital on Sunday afternoon, in an error riddled game of rugby league. Fax were first to notch points on the scoreboard after only five minutes, when Gareth Moore’s grubber kick bounced twice, before quick hands from Steve Tyrer scooped […]

Henderson’s 19 prepared for Halifax

Andrew Henderson’s side travel to the MBi Shay this weekend, taking on Halifax in round six of the Kingstone Press Championship. With four wins from five under their belt, Henderson says his changed squad is looking forward to another challenge. “I think the team is in a good place at the moment – we are starting […]

Langley names side for Giants away

Jamie Langley’s named his academy squad to travel to Lockwood Park this Sunday, and, having pushed Bradford close last weekend, says their priority is to improve on errors. “We’re three rounds in now and the team has yet to put a complete performance together. We’re close though, and the lads all understand that if we […]

Rugby League celebrates International Women’s Day

The Rugby Football League is celebrating International Women’s Day with the announcement that it will launch a new ‘Framework for Women in Rugby League’ this Spring. The Framework will bring together all the ways that women are involved in Rugby League – as players, coaches, match officials, volunteers, administrators, media, parents, fans and supporters. Sarah-Jane […]

Digital Partner signed up to Summer Bash event

The Rugby Football League are pleased to announce BedzRus as an ‘Official Digital Partner’ for the Kingstone Press Summer Bash. BedzRus are a leading e-commerce retailer and bed specialist based in Bradford. They will be the digital partner for the Kingstone Press Summer Bash in Blackpool, as well as partnering with the Dacia Magic Weekend […]

Bradford hit for seven by storming Broncos

London Broncos ran in seven tries as they crushed a young Bradford side in conditions that varied from OK to awful. In the third minute, a hailstorm battered the pitch but both teams deserve credit for their handling in that part of the game. The Broncos took the lead in the seventh minute with a […]

Evans: Bradford will be a tough game

24 year old Welsh international, Ben Evans, spent the off-season (and much of pre-season) recovering from a groin injury. Making his debut off the bench against Oldham, the prop forward earned his first start against Dewsbury only a week ago, and says his goal for the season is simply to get better every week. “Recovery […]

Langley’s U19s set for Bulls double header

Jamie Langley’s named his squad to face the Bulls academy in the Bradford double header this Sunday, and says his side are relishing the challenge. “The young lads are really excited for Sunday’s game – the first team are also playing the Bulls, so it’s a Broncos/Bulls double header, and a big day for the […]

Broncos partner with Colne Rugby Academy

The RFL has granted Colne Rugby Academy the status of an Accredited RFL Category 3 Academy on the basis of their partnership with London Broncos. The new agreement allows for shared resources, player supply, and the creation of a pathway for Colne Academy and Eastern Rhinos Rugby League Club players to professional rugby league. The […]

Henderson’s 19 for Bradford double header

Andrew Henderson’s named his side to face the Bradford Bulls this Sunday, looking for London’s first home ground win of the 2017 Championship season. “We are really looking forward to be playing back at home this weekend, and welcoming back some former players in Joe Keyes, Jon Magrin, Iliess Macani and Oscar Thomas. The game […]

Goodwin’s side for Wakefield Trinity clash

Huw Goodwin has named his scholarship squad to travel to Wakefield Trinity this weekend, and with two wins from two under their belts, says his young side is relishing another challenge. “It’s going to be another step up in intensity for us this week,” commented Goodwin. “The boys have come away with positive results from our […]

Transatlantic clash under Friday night lights

The London Broncos Challenge Cup home tie with Toronto Wolfpack will be played on Friday 17 March, at 8pm at Trailfinders Sports Club. The thrilling clash, drawn by Paul Sculthorpe MBE and Major Jack Duckitt of the Royal Marines on board HMS Bulwark on Tuesday night, is a landmark game for both clubs – it’s […]

London draw Toronto Wolfpack at home in Challenge Cup

London Broncos will face Toronto Wolfpack at home the weekend of March 18 and 19, after the tie was selected in the Round Four Challenge Cup draw this evening. Conducted by Paul Sculthorpe MBE and Major Jack Duckitt Royal Marines on board HMS Bulwark on Tuesday night, the Broncos were ball number 12, and drew 20, and […]

Henderson: we earned those two points

Sunday saw a much improved performance from Andrew Henderson’s side, securing a spirited and professional win over Dewsbury Rams, and a spot in top four. A win, which, unlike the previous week, Henderson says was thoroughly deserved. “That’s the best we’ve played away from home all year. Don’t get me wrong, there were still some areas we […]

Professional Broncos secure third away win

A clinical and professional London Broncos made it back-to-back wins in tough conditions on Sunday, downing a dispirited Dewsbury Rams 20-6 at Tetley’s Stadium. The Rams got off to a strong start with early position, but couldn’t capitalise where it counted. A knock on just before six minutes resulted in a scrum for the Broncos, […]

Henderson’s 19 for Dewsbury

Andrew Henderson’s named a changed 19 man squad to face Dewsbury Rams at the Tetley’s Stadium this Sunday. After a lucky victory last weekend, Henderson says his team are ready to better perform as individuals this weekend. “The boys have been focused this week on improving their performance, and are now looking forward to the […]

Challenge Cup fourth round draw

The Ladbrokes Challenge Cup heads to Plymouth for the fourth round draw and will be conducted on board HMS Bulwark on Tuesday, February 28 (from 7.00pm). To celebrate the Armed Forces ongoing involvement in the competition, Major Jack Duckitt Royal Marines (Chairman Royal Marine Rugby League Association & Vice Chairman Royal Navy Rugby League Association) […]

Langley names squad for Warrington away

The London Broncos academy travels to Warrington this Saturday, for their first away fixture of the 2017 season. Jamie Langley’s side have started the year strongly – three wins from three in pre-season, and a tough encounter with Castleford Tigers two weeks ago. “Warrington away is a big challenge, we’re under no illusions. Having said […]

Goodwin names team for U16s Salford clash

Huw Goodwin has named his side for the scholarship’s second outing of the season, facing Salford Red Devils on Saturday. After an incredible 74-0 thrashing of Cumbria last weekend, Goodwin says his team are looking forward to stepping it up yet another notch at the AJ Bell Stadium. “It was a solid performance last week […]

Henderson: we got out of jail

Andrew Henderson’s side scraped a last minute victory over Oldham Roughyeds on Sunday, in an error riddled performance that the head coach says they didn’t deserve to win. “I don’t think we deserved to win the game, I think we got out of jail. “We were extremely lucky to get a result. The opposition had […]

Broncos snatch last minute win at Oldham

The London Broncos snatched a last minute victory at Bower Fold this afternoon, coming back from six points down to defeat the Roughyeds in an error riddled 80 minutes. Sam Wood got the Roughyeds off to a strong start, touching down for the first of the game with only 42 seconds on the clock. Leatherbarrow’s kicking […]

Henderson’s 19 for Roughyeds away

Andrew Henderson has named his 19 man squad to travel north this Sunday, facing Oldham at Bower Fold. Suffering a tough defeat at the hands of Hull KR last weekend, the Broncos will be looking to bounce back, and come away with the two points on offer, says Henderson. “I couldn’t fault the players’ effort or […]

Injury update: February

Tom Spencer sustained a right knee injury during the match against Hull KR on 12 February, and will see the specialist next week, at which point the extent of the injury and timeline of return to play will be better known. Eddie Battye suffered a knee strain against Hull KR, and is currently in rehab. […]

Under 16s for season opener with Cumbria

Under 16s head coach, Huw Goodwin, has named his side for the scholarship’s season opener against Cumbria this Sunday. The first of their nine games in 2017, the under 16s start their season at home, kicking off at 2pm at Trailfinders Sports Club on Sunday. Entry is free. London Broncos U16s v Cumbria U16s, Sunday […]

London Broncos partner with Nuffield Health

London Broncos Rugby League is delighted to announce a new partnership with Nuffield Health, the UK’s largest non-for-profit healthcare provider. The partnership will see the Broncos work directly with one of Nuffield Health’s newest locations in Ealing Broadway. The health and fitness facility will welcome London Broncos first team players, allowing them to recover and […]

RFL to run Match Officials Course at Trailfinders

Henderson: I can’t fault their effort and attitude

Andrew Henderson’s men put in an incredible performance against Hull KR on the weekend, in a battle that wasn’t over until the siren sounded on 80 minutes. Falling short by only six points, Henderson admitted that not scalping a victory was hard to swallow, but that there were also many positives to be taken from […]

Broncos and St Mary’s University announce partnership

St Mary’s University, Twickenham and Rugby League Club London Broncos have today officially launched a partnership to enable St Mary’s students to reach both their academic and sporting potential, and provide an educational pathway for London Broncos players that will support recruitment of talented players. The partnership gives St Mary’s University rugby league players access […]

Robins hang on to edge a 22-28 victory

Hull Kingston Rovers did just enough to hang on for victory against the London Broncos in a tense battle at Ealing. Apparently coasting with a 14-point lead in the final quarter, the Robins conceded two tries in two minutes and suddenly looked jittery. It started well for the Broncos who took the opening possession 65 […]

Langley names team to take on Tigers

Jamie Langley has named his squad in the academy’s season opener this weekend, facing Castleford Tigers ahead of the first team’s clash with Hull KR. “Sunday’s a big day for the whole club. For our young blokes to play a quality opposition like Cas as a curtain raiser for the first team’s game with Hull […]

Henderson names side to face Hull KR

The London Broncos begin their home season this weekend, facing arguably their biggest opponent in 2017 – Hull KR. It’s a challenge, head coach, Andrew Henderson, says has not gone unnoticed by his team, but also one the entire club is incredibly excited for. “Sunday’s game is an important one for both teams. “Both ourselves […]

London Broncos partner with Uber for 2017 season!

To ensure that the journey to Trailfinders is a smooth one, London Broncos Rugby League has partnered with Uber so fans can easily book a car. With the Broncos’ exclusive code, first time users of the app will receive up to £15 off their first journey to and from Ealing to watch the Broncos in […]

Battye: Swinton rattled us

The London Broncos Championship season started with a tough fought victory over Swinton Lions on Sunday, after a late try from captain, Daniel Harrison, gave the visitors a three point lead. Playing at loose forward, Eddie Battye certainly put in the hard yards – making great metres, and strong tackles, and head coach, Andrew Henderson, […]

Ackers: we will match Swinton’s physicality

Andy Ackers faces his former side, Swinton Lions, for the third time since his move to the capital this weekend, when the Broncos and the Lions meet in the opening round of the Kingstone Press Championship. Coincidentally, the sides met in round one of the 2016 season – London had the home advantage, and came […]

Henderson’s 19 for season opener at Swinton

Andrew Henderson has named 19 to kick off the 2017 Kingstone Press Championship season, facing Swinton Lions at Heywood Road this Sunday. With five wins from five in the pre-season, Henderson says the London Broncos are raring to go in round one. “We are looking forward to, and ready for the season to get underway. […]

Mammone and Lovell

Both Alex Mammone and Will Lovell were on three month contracts with the London Broncos, which were due to expire at the end of January. The club has made the decision not to extend these contracts. The London Broncos wish both boys all the very best in their future endeavours, and thank Alex and Will […]