The former Test hooker, Martin Dermott, signed from Wigan this summer, will make his competitive debut for Warrington in their tie against Sheffield Eagles on Sunday. He has recovered from injury and replaces the teenager, Anthony Murray.
The Second Division club York has been put up for sale for pounds 1. The sale of club was advertised in yesterday's Financial Times and the club director, John Stabler, confirmed the asking price and stated the sale was to safeguard York's future. York were knocked out of the Challenge Cup by the amateurs Dudley Hill last month and have been struggling financially for several seasons.