Sport in Short: Rugby League

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The Independent Online
WARRINGTON, 24 hours after re-signing Australian Greg Mackey, the Hull scrum-half, have added winger Rick Thackray, from Widnes, and half-backs Keith Waterworth (Leigh) and Steve Griffiths (Blackpool) to their staff.

LONDON CRUSADERS will be allowed to register an unlimited number of overseas players this season, and field up to five per game; other clubs are limited to three. David Howes, a League spokesman, said: 'The League council recognised the London club as a special case because they are outside the traditional rugby league playing area.'