Richie Myler admits that the memory of last season's Super League Grand Final defeat will remain with him forever

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Ben Jones-Bishop scored two tries as Leeds beat Widnes

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Joe Mellor shone for the Widnes Vikings on his return from injury during their victory over the Salford City Reds

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Leeds Rhinos teenage stand-off Liam Sutcliffe has joined rivals Bradford Bulls on an initial one-month loan

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England full-back Sam Tomkins during a trial match for the New Zealand Warriors

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Sean Gleeson (second left) was set upon by three men outside a bar in Wigan

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Francis Cummins hails win as Bradford defy chaos

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Liam Finn of the Castleford Dragons

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Marwan Koukash's proposal of introducing a marquee player exemption rule has been rejected by the Super League clubs

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Koukash's expensively assembled side were thrashed by Super League contenders Saints in fron tof their home fans

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Big-spenders brought down to earth by Australian scrum-half's 18-point haul

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