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Hull's Challenge Cup final hero Danny Houghton tastes Wembley glory again EIGHTEEN years after first winning there

Star whose superb late tackle denied Warrington and broke his club's national stadium jinx was in the victorious side in 1998 schools curtain-raiser there

Lee Radford hails Hull heroes on breaking Wembley hoodoo with Challenge Cup win over Warrington

The Black and Whites coach paid tribute to not just Jamie Shaul's late try but Danny Houghton's fearless defence in their comeback victory over Wolves

Hull FC's Gareth Ellis lifts the trophy as they celebrate winning the Challenge Cup Final

Hull FC beat Warrington in Challenge Cup final thriller as Jamie Shaul's late try clinches epic comeback

Warrington went ahead 10-0 through tries from Matty Russell and Ben Currie but Mahe Fonua and Shaul hit back to claim the title at Wembley

A general view of Wembley Stadium prior to the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup Final between Leeds Rhinos and Hull KR

Warrington and Hull could produce the Wembley classic we've been wanting for some time

Jamie Peacock is eagerly looking forward to the Challenge Cup final at Wembley, which will be contested by two in-form sides


Hull and Marc Sneyd both return to Wembley for the Challenge Cup final with a point to prove

Castleford Tigers were beaten by Leeds at Wembley when Sneyd was sacrificed in the first half and now his time has come again

Chris Annakin played for Wakefield in their Million Pound Game victory over Bradford

Three Wakefield Wildcats rugby league players injured in horror car crash

The trio, Chris Annakin, Danny Kirmond, and Richard Owen, were detained in hospital overnight following the incident close to the club's Belle Vue ground

Jack Hughes celebrates after scoring his team's first try

Warrington Challenge Cup final star Jack Hughes out to make up for Wembley heartbreak 3 years ago

The back rower was 18th man for Wigan when they won the trophy against Saturday's opponents Hull — meaning he was part of the day but didn't get on

Hull's Challenge Cup finalist Jamie Shaul out to follow in the footsteps of his boyhood heroes

Fullback set to face Warrington at Wembley on Saturday was a delighted 13-year-old fan in the Millennium Stadium stands when his club last won the trophy

Adam Higson (C) of Leigh Centurions celebrates scoring his try

Jamie Peacock column: Nice one, Centurions! Leigh's win over Salford a welcome boost for the Qualifiers

After the sort of one-sided matches that are always a risk when the professionals face part-timers, the next five weeks are now looking way more interesting

Lee Radford exclusive

Hull boss Lee Radford PLAYED for team coached by one of his stars — hours after Challenge Cup triumph

The 37-year-old who retired four years ago got to listen to prop Scott Taylor give the team talk instead of the other way round with amateur side Beverley

Featherstone boss Jon Sharp insists he won't ask Leeds loan trio for inside info on the Rhinos

“My opening line in the first meeting was that I won’t ever ask Leeds players for help, advice or inside tips into how they play and what they’re doing," he said

Jamie Peacock column: As the Super 8s kick off, it's different story for me this year

This time last year Jamie Peacock was involved in the Super 8s with Leeds, but is now in the middle of an intense relegation battle at Hull KR

Hull FC players celebrate victory

Wigan Warriors 12-16 Hull FC: Marc Sneyd sends Black and Whites to the Challenge Cup final

The scrum-half’s kicking game - both off the tee and out of hand - proved the key difference between the teams in a bruising, absorbing semi-final

Leeds Rhinos captain Kevin Sinfield lifts the trophy after winning the First Utility Super League Grand Final at Old Trafford

Super League champions Leeds Rhinos deny they'll be complacent in Qualifiers clashes with part-timers

Kallum Watkins and co could end up relegated to the second tier if they don't take opponents who have 'proper' jobs and only train at night seriously


Bradford Bulls coach Rohan Smith determined to recapture glory days despite Featherstone horror show

A humbling 20-0 defeat at Post Office Road meant the fallen giants of English rugby league finished fifth in the Championship