Sporting Digest: Rugby League

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Adam Griffin, the 22-year-old former Salford goal-kicking utility back, is joining another Super League club, Sheffield, on trial. Griffin played for Sale rugby union club last season.

The British Amateur Rugby League Association is to investigate an ill- tempered Yorkshire Cup final between Siddal and Featherstone Lions at Halifax in which four players were sent off, three others sent to the sin-bin and two women spectators involved in a fight. Sunday's match, won 9-6 by Featherstone, boiled over as early as the first minute when the Siddal player-coach Andy Hancock, one of four players eventually dismissed, went to the sin-bin following a midfield melee.