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London too strong for Rochdale in fiery affair

London Broncos were far from their fluent best, but they were still too strong for a Rochdale Hornets team which ruined its own chances by conceding far too many penalties, to defeat the visitors 28-8 at Trailfinders. This was a sloppy, error-strewn affair, constantly bubbling either just below or above the surface with nastiness. Before […]

Sammut on how much he loves his mum

Jarrod Sammut’s lucky enough to have three mothers in his life – his own mum, Kim, his partner, Jess (mum to their two sons Jax and Jardi), and Jess’ mum, Sue, so we had a chat to the Aussie halfback on what Mother’s Day involves in the Sammut family. What does Mother’s Day mean in […]

Langley names side for Wakefield

Jamie Langley’s named his academy side to face Wakefield Trinity this Sunday, ahead of the first team’s game with Rochdale. With their first win of the season now under their belts, Langley says his team are relishing the challenge of another Super League side. “We’re really looking forward to Sunday’s game against Wakefield. The lads […]

Henderson names 19 man squad for Rochdale

Andrew Henderson’s named his 19 man squad to face Championship newcomers, Rochdale Hornets at Trailfinders this Sunday. On the back of two disappointing losses, Henderson says he has challenged his players for a better performance: “We’ve had a really productive week together – spent a lot of time on the field – and have built […]

Ioane: Rochdale will come out firing

Mark Ioane took home Man of the Match in last weekend’s Challenge Cup exit, and says the team have worked hard, and re-focused ahead of Sunday’s clash with the Hornets. “I feel we’ve got a lot to work on, and I think we pointed that out at training this week. We focused on our personal things […]

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Wolfpack end Broncos’ Challenge Cup aspirations in historic clash

Toronto Wolfpack produced one of the shocks of the season as they defeated the London Broncos 26-30 to reach the fifth round of the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup. The final score did not reflect the Pack’s domination as London’s three tries in the last eight minutes made the final score much closer than reality. The Broncos […]

Henderson’s historic Challenge Cup side

Andrew Henderson has named his 19 man squad for Friday’s night historic clash against Toronto Wolfpack, and says the game is a can’t-miss encounter. “Friday night is a hugely exciting game, and a great opportunity for the boys to deliver a good performance at home. “The Wolfpack like to play a fast, attacking brand of […]

Halifax stun subdued Broncos at the Shay

Halifax pulled off a well deserved upset to record a 19-6 win over the side from the capital on Sunday afternoon, in an error riddled game of rugby league. Fax were first to notch points on the scoreboard after only five minutes, when Gareth Moore’s grubber kick bounced twice, before quick hands from Steve Tyrer scooped […]

Henderson’s 19 prepared for Halifax

Andrew Henderson’s side travel to the MBi Shay this weekend, taking on Halifax in round six of the Kingstone Press Championship. With four wins from five under their belt, Henderson says his changed squad is looking forward to another challenge. “I think the team is in a good place at the moment – we are starting […]

Langley names side for Giants away

Jamie Langley’s named his academy squad to travel to Lockwood Park this Sunday, and, having pushed Bradford close last weekend, says their priority is to improve on errors. “We’re three rounds in now and the team has yet to put a complete performance together. We’re close though, and the lads all understand that if we […]

Rugby League celebrates International Women’s Day

The Rugby Football League is celebrating International Women’s Day with the announcement that it will launch a new ‘Framework for Women in Rugby League’ this Spring. The Framework will bring together all the ways that women are involved in Rugby League – as players, coaches, match officials, volunteers, administrators, media, parents, fans and supporters. Sarah-Jane […]

Digital Partner signed up to Summer Bash event

The Rugby Football League are pleased to announce BedzRus as an ‘Official Digital Partner’ for the Kingstone Press Summer Bash. BedzRus are a leading e-commerce retailer and bed specialist based in Bradford. They will be the digital partner for the Kingstone Press Summer Bash in Blackpool, as well as partnering with the Dacia Magic Weekend […]

Bradford hit for seven by storming Broncos

London Broncos ran in seven tries as they crushed a young Bradford side in conditions that varied from OK to awful. In the third minute, a hailstorm battered the pitch but both teams deserve credit for their handling in that part of the game. The Broncos took the lead in the seventh minute with a […]

Evans: Bradford will be a tough game

24 year old Welsh international, Ben Evans, spent the off-season (and much of pre-season) recovering from a groin injury. Making his debut off the bench against Oldham, the prop forward earned his first start against Dewsbury only a week ago, and says his goal for the season is simply to get better every week. “Recovery […]

Langley’s U19s set for Bulls double header

Jamie Langley’s named his squad to face the Bulls academy in the Bradford double header this Sunday, and says his side are relishing the challenge. “The young lads are really excited for Sunday’s game – the first team are also playing the Bulls, so it’s a Broncos/Bulls double header, and a big day for the […]

Broncos partner with Colne Rugby Academy

The RFL has granted Colne Rugby Academy the status of an Accredited RFL Category 3 Academy on the basis of their partnership with London Broncos. The new agreement allows for shared resources, player supply, and the creation of a pathway for Colne Academy and Eastern Rhinos Rugby League Club players to professional rugby league. The […]

Henderson’s 19 for Bradford double header

Andrew Henderson’s named his side to face the Bradford Bulls this Sunday, looking for London’s first home ground win of the 2017 Championship season. “We are really looking forward to be playing back at home this weekend, and welcoming back some former players in Joe Keyes, Jon Magrin, Iliess Macani and Oscar Thomas. The game […]

Goodwin’s side for Wakefield Trinity clash

Huw Goodwin has named his scholarship squad to travel to Wakefield Trinity this weekend, and with two wins from two under their belts, says his young side is relishing another challenge. “It’s going to be another step up in intensity for us this week,” commented Goodwin. “The boys have come away with positive results from our […]

Transatlantic clash under Friday night lights

The London Broncos Challenge Cup home tie with Toronto Wolfpack will be played on Friday 17 March, at 8pm at Trailfinders Sports Club. The thrilling clash, drawn by Paul Sculthorpe MBE and Major Jack Duckitt of the Royal Marines on board HMS Bulwark on Tuesday night, is a landmark game for both clubs – it’s […]

London draw Toronto Wolfpack at home in Challenge Cup

London Broncos will face Toronto Wolfpack at home the weekend of March 18 and 19, after the tie was selected in the Round Four Challenge Cup draw this evening. Conducted by Paul Sculthorpe MBE and Major Jack Duckitt Royal Marines on board HMS Bulwark on Tuesday night, the Broncos were ball number 12, and drew 20, and […]

Henderson: we earned those two points

Sunday saw a much improved performance from Andrew Henderson’s side, securing a spirited and professional win over Dewsbury Rams, and a spot in top four. A win, which, unlike the previous week, Henderson says was thoroughly deserved. “That’s the best we’ve played away from home all year. Don’t get me wrong, there were still some areas we […]

Professional Broncos secure third away win

A clinical and professional London Broncos made it back-to-back wins in tough conditions on Sunday, downing a dispirited Dewsbury Rams 20-6 at Tetley’s Stadium. The Rams got off to a strong start with early position, but couldn’t capitalise where it counted. A knock on just before six minutes resulted in a scrum for the Broncos, […]

Henderson’s 19 for Dewsbury

Andrew Henderson’s named a changed 19 man squad to face Dewsbury Rams at the Tetley’s Stadium this Sunday. After a lucky victory last weekend, Henderson says his team are ready to better perform as individuals this weekend. “The boys have been focused this week on improving their performance, and are now looking forward to the […]

Challenge Cup fourth round draw

The Ladbrokes Challenge Cup heads to Plymouth for the fourth round draw and will be conducted on board HMS Bulwark on Tuesday, February 28 (from 7.00pm). To celebrate the Armed Forces ongoing involvement in the competition, Major Jack Duckitt Royal Marines (Chairman Royal Marine Rugby League Association & Vice Chairman Royal Navy Rugby League Association) […]

Langley names squad for Warrington away

The London Broncos academy travels to Warrington this Saturday, for their first away fixture of the 2017 season. Jamie Langley’s side have started the year strongly – three wins from three in pre-season, and a tough encounter with Castleford Tigers two weeks ago. “Warrington away is a big challenge, we’re under no illusions. Having said […]

Goodwin names team for U16s Salford clash

Huw Goodwin has named his side for the scholarship’s second outing of the season, facing Salford Red Devils on Saturday. After an incredible 74-0 thrashing of Cumbria last weekend, Goodwin says his team are looking forward to stepping it up yet another notch at the AJ Bell Stadium. “It was a solid performance last week […]

Henderson: we got out of jail

Andrew Henderson’s side scraped a last minute victory over Oldham Roughyeds on Sunday, in an error riddled performance that the head coach says they didn’t deserve to win. “I don’t think we deserved to win the game, I think we got out of jail. “We were extremely lucky to get a result. The opposition had […]

Broncos snatch last minute win at Oldham

The London Broncos snatched a last minute victory at Bower Fold this afternoon, coming back from six points down to defeat the Roughyeds in an error riddled 80 minutes. Sam Wood got the Roughyeds off to a strong start, touching down for the first of the game with only 42 seconds on the clock. Leatherbarrow’s kicking […]

Henderson’s 19 for Roughyeds away

Andrew Henderson has named his 19 man squad to travel north this Sunday, facing Oldham at Bower Fold. Suffering a tough defeat at the hands of Hull KR last weekend, the Broncos will be looking to bounce back, and come away with the two points on offer, says Henderson. “I couldn’t fault the players’ effort or […]

Injury update: February

Tom Spencer sustained a right knee injury during the match against Hull KR on 12 February, and will see the specialist next week, at which point the extent of the injury and timeline of return to play will be better known. Eddie Battye suffered a knee strain against Hull KR, and is currently in rehab. […]

Under 16s for season opener with Cumbria

Under 16s head coach, Huw Goodwin, has named his side for the scholarship’s season opener against Cumbria this Sunday. The first of their nine games in 2017, the under 16s start their season at home, kicking off at 2pm at Trailfinders Sports Club on Sunday. Entry is free. London Broncos U16s v Cumbria U16s, Sunday […]

London Broncos partner with Nuffield Health

London Broncos Rugby League is delighted to announce a new partnership with Nuffield Health, the UK’s largest non-for-profit healthcare provider. The partnership will see the Broncos work directly with one of Nuffield Health’s newest locations in Ealing Broadway. The health and fitness facility will welcome London Broncos first team players, allowing them to recover and […]

RFL to run Match Officials Course at Trailfinders

Henderson: I can’t fault their effort and attitude

Andrew Henderson’s men put in an incredible performance against Hull KR on the weekend, in a battle that wasn’t over until the siren sounded on 80 minutes. Falling short by only six points, Henderson admitted that not scalping a victory was hard to swallow, but that there were also many positives to be taken from […]

Broncos and St Mary’s University announce partnership

St Mary’s University, Twickenham and Rugby League Club London Broncos have today officially launched a partnership to enable St Mary’s students to reach both their academic and sporting potential, and provide an educational pathway for London Broncos players that will support recruitment of talented players. The partnership gives St Mary’s University rugby league players access […]

Robins hang on to edge a 22-28 victory

Hull Kingston Rovers did just enough to hang on for victory against the London Broncos in a tense battle at Ealing. Apparently coasting with a 14-point lead in the final quarter, the Robins conceded two tries in two minutes and suddenly looked jittery. It started well for the Broncos who took the opening possession 65 […]

Langley names team to take on Tigers

Jamie Langley has named his squad in the academy’s season opener this weekend, facing Castleford Tigers ahead of the first team’s clash with Hull KR. “Sunday’s a big day for the whole club. For our young blokes to play a quality opposition like Cas as a curtain raiser for the first team’s game with Hull […]

Henderson names side to face Hull KR

The London Broncos begin their home season this weekend, facing arguably their biggest opponent in 2017 – Hull KR. It’s a challenge, head coach, Andrew Henderson, says has not gone unnoticed by his team, but also one the entire club is incredibly excited for. “Sunday’s game is an important one for both teams. “Both ourselves […]

London Broncos partner with Uber for 2017 season!

To ensure that the journey to Trailfinders is a smooth one, London Broncos Rugby League has partnered with Uber so fans can easily book a car. With the Broncos’ exclusive code, first time users of the app will receive up to £15 off their first journey to and from Ealing to watch the Broncos in […]

Battye: Swinton rattled us

The London Broncos Championship season started with a tough fought victory over Swinton Lions on Sunday, after a late try from captain, Daniel Harrison, gave the visitors a three point lead. Playing at loose forward, Eddie Battye certainly put in the hard yards – making great metres, and strong tackles, and head coach, Andrew Henderson, […]

Ackers: we will match Swinton’s physicality

Andy Ackers faces his former side, Swinton Lions, for the third time since his move to the capital this weekend, when the Broncos and the Lions meet in the opening round of the Kingstone Press Championship. Coincidentally, the sides met in round one of the 2016 season – London had the home advantage, and came […]

Henderson’s 19 for season opener at Swinton

Andrew Henderson has named 19 to kick off the 2017 Kingstone Press Championship season, facing Swinton Lions at Heywood Road this Sunday. With five wins from five in the pre-season, Henderson says the London Broncos are raring to go in round one. “We are looking forward to, and ready for the season to get underway. […]

Mammone and Lovell

Both Alex Mammone and Will Lovell were on three month contracts with the London Broncos, which were due to expire at the end of January. The club has made the decision not to extend these contracts. The London Broncos wish both boys all the very best in their future endeavours, and thank Alex and Will […]

Live radio coverage of Broncos away matches in 2017

Northern based radio station, Live Sports FM, will provide live radio commentary of London Broncos away matches in 2017, beginning with the season opener against Swinton Lions this Sunday. With a minimum of 12 Kingstone Press Championship away games during the 2017 season, the coverage will provide unprecedented access for fans based in the capital […]

Get involved with the Broncos on a game day!

If you’d like to get involved with the London Broncos in the 2017 season, here’s your chance – we’re looking for eight young people aged 13+ to be our ball boys at every home game! For your time, we’d offer £10 per game, your lunch on the day, and Broncos kit also to be worn on the day – […]

Henderson: Broncos ready for final friendly fire

It’s a big weekend for the London Broncos, as final preparations are made ahead of the 2017 Kingstone Press Championship season opener away at Swinton Lions, on Sunday 5 February. The Broncos will first face partner club, London Skolars, at New River Stadium at 3pm on Saturday, in the London Clash. The day is set to […]

Henderson names squad for final pre-season friendly

Andrew Henderson has named his squad for London’s final pre-season friendly, facing York City Knights on Sunday 29 January at the side’s new home of Bootham Crescent. “We’ve already had some solid pre-season hit outs,” commented London’s head coach, “but I just felt we needed a northern away fixture to re-adjust to the conditions, and to get the […]

BBC to show every game of Rugby League World Cup 2021

The BBC have secured the rights to the Rugby League World Cup 2021, cementing their commitment to Rugby League over the next four years. As well as showing the forthcoming Rugby League World Cup in October/November 2017, the new deal means the BBC will now retain free-to-air rights to all 31 matches of the 2021 […]

Langley’s London Clash side

Academy head coach, Jamie Langley, has named his side to face London Skolars in Saturday’s London Clash. With two prior successful pre-season hit outs under their belts, Langley says his side have worked hard to prepare for the challenge ahead. “Saturday is a huge day for rugby league in the south of this country – […]

60 seconds with Junior Roqica

Never without a smile on his face, we asked Junior Roqica about his decision to move to London, what he did for Christmas, and if he’s found a good English coffee yet. LB: What made you choose the Broncos? JR: After speaking to Hendo and understanding the goals he has in place for the club […]

Pacy Broncos too hot for Oxford

London Broncos won this preseason friendly mainly thanks to the searing pace of Gideon Boafo and alert teammates. Oxford took the lead through a Andy Hoggins try but Boafo capitalised on an errant pass to level matters with 70 metre burst. Rhys Joel went over for London just before half-time after and extended period of […]

Broncos give cold comfort to visiting Yowies

London Broncos were far too strong for the visiting Yowies, running in nine tries in a dominant forward performance. It may have been the big men who delivered the big hits, but it was the backs who thrilled, both Keiran Dixon and Ben Hellewell crossing for hat-tricks. It was a forward who went over first, […]

Henderson’s 19 to face Yowies

The Newcastle Yowies return to Trailfinders this weekend, facing the London Broncos for the second time on Saturday 21 January, at 3pm. Included in the Australian side’s squad is Nathan Merritt, who played 237 NRL games between 2002-2014, and boasts 154 tries to his name. Merritt also represented the Indigenous All Stars from 2010-2012, and played […]

Langley names side to face Oxford

The under 19s take to the field for their second friendly in 2017 this Saturday, facing Oxford at Trailfinders at 12pm. Having convincingly defeated the Army just two weeks ago, Langley says his side are relishing another challenge. “The boys put in a solid performance against the Army – a result of all of the […]

All four London teams to play at London Clash

In a historic day for rugby league in the south, London Broncos, London Skolars, London Chargers, and Wests Warriors will all play at New River Stadium on Saturday 28 January in the London clash. Featuring two Challenge Cup matches (Chargers and Wests Warriors), as well as the annual London clash between the Broncos and Skolars, […]

London Broncos confirm additional pre-season friendly against York

London Broncos Rugby League is delighted to confirm a fifth and final pre-season friendly match against York, to be played on Sunday 29 January at the Knights’ new home of Bootham Crescent at 3pm. A big weekend of rugby for the Broncos, the clash with the Knights follows on from the London Derby against Skolars […]

London Broncos announce 2017 squad numbers

London Broncos Rugby League has confirmed a 31 man squad, after head coach, Andrew Henderson today unveiled his captains and squad numbers for the 2017 Kingstone Press Championship season. Lead by captain Daniel Harrison, and vice-captain James Cunningham, 16 new faces have joined the ranks ahead of the coming season, and 15 have been retained […]

London Broncos join forces with MYPROTEIN

London Broncos Rugby League has joined forces with MYPROTEIN, agreeing a one year deal which begins a relationship between Europe’s number one sports nutrition company, and London’s only professional rugby league team. Started as recently as 2005, the Cheshire based company quickly emerged as a supplements powerhouse, becoming the UK’s number one sports nutrition brand […]

Broncos name team to face Army Rugby League

Rugby League returns to the capital this Saturday, when a select London Broncos squad takes on Army Rugby League at Trailfinders Sports Club. Under 19s head coach, Jamie Langley, said the the entire club is looking forward to the start of the new season. “It’s been a strong pre-season, and everyone has worked really hard […]

London Broncos is hiring!

Would you like to work for the Broncos on a match day? We’re looking for hospitality and 1980 Club/Members Lounge hosts and hostesses, and retail assistants for the Club Shop! Hospitality Host/Hostess: Role responsibilities: Welcoming VIP and hospitality guests to and from the 1980 Club Ensure the guests are enjoying the experience throughout the event Communicate […]