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Jason Chan: Huddersfield's Papua New Guinean forward went over twice

Huddersfield 40 Wakefield 0 match report: Giants rampage to top table for first time in 81 years

One of the longest waits in rugby league ended last night as the Giants clinched possession of the League Leaders’ Shield.

James Vaughan replaced Rooney as Everton's youngest-ever goalscorer

Giants to hold high ground at the Stoop

The top and bottom of Super League will look a lot clearer after Huddersfield’s visit to the London Broncos today.

Hep Cahill was sent off for a bad tackle which caused Brett Hodgson to be carried off

Warrington 6 Widnes 16 match report: Jack Owens double helps inspire 12-man Widnes

Warrington failed to go back to the top of the Super League table as they fell victim to an unlikely double at the hands of an inspired 12-man Widnes.

Kyle Lafferty ruled out of Northern Ireland's match against Russia

Northern Ireland have been dealt a huge blow ahead of tonight's World Cup qualifier against Russia after striker Kyle Lafferty was ruled out of the match with an Achilles injury.

Warrington Wolves 26 Wakefield Trinity 14 match report: Wolves pounce and jump ahead in race for Shield

Warrington moved back into second place in Super League, but only after stubborn resistance from opponents with an eye on the top eight.

Josh Charnley (centre) cannot break the Huddersfield cover

Wigan 12 Huddersfield 30: Giants close to summit finish after shocking Wigan

Giants three points ahead of Wigan and Warrington with three games to play

The Sport Matrix: Monday 5 August 2013

Prior: Players left frustrated by DRS inaccuracies

Winger Jermaine McGillvary raced over for two early tries

Huddersfield 46 Salford 4: Danny Brough pulls strings to set up Wigan decider

Huddersfield duly regained first place in the Super League, setting up a possible League Leaders’ Trophy decider at Wigan on Friday.

Warrington’s Lee Briers goes over for a try against Huddersfield

Cup specialists Warrington cruise into the semi-finals

Warrington 44 Huddersfield 24

Hudderfield 60 Catalan Dragons 16 match report: Huddersfield seize on slip by Wigan to close the gap at the summit

It is 80 years since Huddersfield finished on top of the league, but the Giants moved to within a point of the pinnacle with what was eventually an overwhelming victory.

Alan Arnell: Powerful Liverpool centre forward

If Liverpool signed a centre-forward in 2013, and he went on to score 35 goals in 75 games for the club, he would be hailed as a sensation and valued at many millions of pounds. But when Alan Arnell did just that in the 1950s, he was discarded by the Second Division Reds, and saw out his playing days in the lower reaches of the Football League.

Round-Up: Tomkins scores four more in Wigan cruise and dragons thrash York

Sam Tomkins kept up his freakish try-scoring record with four more as Wigan cruised past Hull KR into the Challenge Cup quarter-finals with a 46-14 victory at  Craven Park yesterday. The  full-back has now scored 21 in his last nine games.

Kevin sent: Substitute Kevin Phlllips (second left) is congratulated by team-mates after putting Palace level at 2-2

Crystal Palace 3 Peterborough United 2 match report: Palace give Posh the push

Veteran Phillips comes off the bench to spark a late revival that sends Peterborough down

Wolves teetering on brink of relegation from the Championship - a second drop in as many years

Molineux witnesses angry scenes as famous old club slips closer to place in League One

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