Saints confident in new half-back pairing

St Helens Star: DAVE KENDALL (8755190)

12:20pm Thursday 31st July 2014

SAINTS have confidence in their new half-back partnership as they bid to keep hold of top spot in the final five rounds of Super League, starting with a win at Hull FC on Friday night.

Saints Summer Camp opportunity

St Helens Star:

2:32pm Thursday 31st July 2014

SAINTS Community Development Foundation have teamed up with The Regenda Group to offer young people the chance to take part in Saints Summer Camp.

Inspiration for a winning shot

St Helens Star:

11:56am Thursday 31st July 2014

MATT Dawson says Steve Prescott and Luke Walsh will provide inspiration to the Saints players as they seek success at Hull FC on Friday night.

Saints boss Nathan Brown offers update on Luke Walsh

St Helens Star: Luke Walsh was very impressive in the win over Castleford and clicked again with Lance Hohaia. 	Picture: Bernard Platt

4:51pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

SAINTS half back Luke Walsh is facing a recovery of upto five months from the horrendous leg injury suffered in the win against Widnes Vikings.

DISCIPLINARY: Two players suspended

St Helens Star:

8:17pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

TWO suspensions have been confirmed this week, leaving one Super League team without one of their star men for the Challenge Cup semi finals weekend..

Saints to give update on Luke Walsh early this week

St Helens Star: Luke Walsh was very impressive in the win over Castleford and clicked again with Lance Hohaia. 	Picture: Bernard Platt

12:53pm Sunday 27th July 2014

SAINTS said last night that scrum half Luke Walsh remained in hospital following the horrific lower leg injury he suffered in the victory over Widnes on Friday night.

Match reaction: Luke Walsh has either dislocated ankle or a compound leg fracture

St Helens Star:

12:40am Saturday 26th July 2014

SAINTS boss Nathan Brown said the injury to Luke Walsh meant the 44-22 win over Widnes was at some cost.

Walsh injury overshadows Saints win

St Helens Star: Win the VIP treatment to watch Saints play Widnes

10:10pm Friday 25th July 2014

SAINTS stay top of Super League – but tonight’s win was achieved at a massive cost with Luke Walsh carried off on a stretcher with a suspected leg break.

Saints v Widnes team news

St Helens Star: Gary Wheeler

8:01pm Friday 25th July 2014

Saints: Wellens: Makinson, Turner, Percival, Dawson; Wheeler, Walsh; Amor, Roby, Walmsley, Manu, Soliola, Flanagan. Subs: Jones, Masoe, McCarthy-Scarsbrook, Laffranchi.

Tommo is doing brilliantly - but he needs a week out

St Helens Star:

12:37pm Thursday 24th July 2014

NATHAN Brown has spelled out his reasons for leaving powerful young forward Luke Thompson out of his 19-man squad for the Widnes game – and hammered home the point that he is definitely not dropped.

Nathan Brown Answers: The key is about improving and getting positives out of the game

St Helens Star:

11:40am Thursday 24th July 2014

SAINTS boss Nathan Brown looked ahead to the visit of cock-a-hoop Widnes on Friday, in conversation with the Star’s senior sports writer Mike Critchley.

Saints sizzle back to the top of Super League

St Helens Star:

11:10am Thursday 24th July 2014

SAINTS easily saw off the challenge of relegated London Broncos to return to top spot with a series of late tries putting the icing on the cake.

Off the Ball: No shortage of rugby league books these days

St Helens Star:

12:48pm Thursday 24th July 2014

WHEN I was a kid in the 70s my mam regularly took me to Horace Street library to 'get a book on rugby'.

Forum for Steve Prescott's book launch

St Helens Star:

10:22am Thursday 24th July 2014

One in a Million - the autobiography of Rugby League legend Steve Prescott will take centre stage at Langtree Park on Thursday, 28 August 7pm. Former team mates of the inspirational full back will go through anecdotes of their times spent with Steve.

Luke Walsh returns to Saints line-up

St Helens Star: Luke Walsh was very impressive in the win over Castleford and clicked again with Lance Hohaia. 	Picture: Bernard Platt

4:49pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

SAINTS welcome back Luke Walsh to the squad on Friday, with Lance Hohaia missing out through injury.

Saints suffer blow with Lance Hohaia ruled out for eight weeks

St Helens Star:

5:05pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

SAINTS have been dealt a blow with the news that stand off Lance Hohaia will be out of action for eight to ten weeks with a foot injury.

Joe Greenwood extends his Saints stay

St Helens Star: Special try: Joe Greenwood celebrates his crucial touch down.

9:56am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

JOE Greenwood has put pen to paper on a three-year contract extension at the Saints.

Ashworth pledges future to Saints

St Helens Star: Win the VIP treatment to watch Saints play Widnes

9:40am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

JACK Ashworth is the latest Academy youngster to pledge their future to the Club.

Wembley Challenge Cup Final launch for Steve Prescott's autobiography

St Helens Star: The inspirational Steve Prescott

1:15pm Monday 21st July 2014

One in a Million - the autobiography of Rugby League legend Steve Prescott MBE - will be officially launched at this year’s Tetley’s Challenge Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Saturday, August 23.

Lance Hohaia injury puts dampener on Saints' capital success

St Helens Star:

8:22am Sunday 20th July 2014

SAINTS will know more about the injury sustained by in-form half back Lance Hohaia later on in the week.

Saints see off Broncos 58-16

St Helens Star:

6:11pm Saturday 19th July 2014

SAINTS easily saw off the challenge of relegated London Broncos to return to top spot with a series of late tries flattering the visitors.

No old pals act from Louie McCarthy-Scarsbrook in London

St Helens Star:

12:08pm Friday 18th July 2014

LOUIE McCarthy-Scarsbrook was very sorry to see his former club London Broncos relegated last Sunday – meaning that the capital will have no representation in Super League for the first time since its inception.

Willie Manu hoping that spring's injury lay-off can be turned into a positive

St Helens Star: Willie Manu  and Jon Wilkin nail Leeds' Ryan Hall

12:51pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tongan World Cup packman Willie Manu is hoping his early season absence may give him a bonus when it comes to freshness approaching the crucial last third of the season.

1976: The year Dad's Army taught the Chemics a lesson

St Helens Star:

1:19pm Friday 18th July 2014

It was pleasing to see Saints legend Kel Coslett awarded with a British Empire Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.

Nathan Brown Answers: The players should not buy into the negativity around

St Helens Star:

10:28am Thursday 17th July 2014

SAINTS boss Nathan Brown called for the team to respond better to adversity – and spelled out the importance of a good five-week run of performances in conversation with the Star’s senior sports writer Mike Critchley.

Saints name 19-man for London

St Helens Star:

2:43pm Thursday 17th July 2014

MATTY Dawson is rewarded for some good performances on dual registration with Rochdale and is called into the 19-man squad for London, replacing Adam Swift.

Saints must be switched on and merciless for Broncos trip

St Helens Star:

3:41pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

TABLE-topping Saints will have to adopt a merciless approach when they make what could be their last Super League trip to the capital for a while on Saturday.

Wello has 1,000 Saints points in his sights

St Helens Star:

4:12pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

PAUL Wellens needs seven points to reach 1,000 for St Helens.

Vea could miss Saints clash after picking up charge

St Helens Star: Broncos' Atelea Vea (front) holds of Widnes' Hep Cahill. Picture: Action Images

5:15pm Monday 14th July 2014

SAINTS new signing for next term Atelea Vea could miss Saturday's clash for London after being charged with Grade B striking.

We were not where we need to be for 15 minutes - Brown

St Helens Star:

12:44am Saturday 12th July 2014

NATHAN Brown saw positives in the opening hour of Saints 46-22 win over Bradford, but felt the victory was spoiled by the leaking of four tries in a lackadaisical final quarter.

Saints good for an hour but last 20 minutes disappoints

St Helens Star:

10:30pm Friday 11th July 2014

SAINTS scored a comfortable 46-22 over basement side Bradford, but they will be less than pleased with last quarter of the game which saw them leak four tries.

Laffranchi and Amor return

St Helens Star: Anthony Laffranchi

8:03pm Friday 11th July 2014

Saints: Wellens; Makinson, Turner, Percival, Swift; Hohaia, Wilkin; Amor, Roby, Walmsley, Flanagan, Soliola, Thompson. Subs: Masoe, McCarthy-Scarsbrook, Manu, Laffranchi.

Bulls could cop the backlash - but Jimmy Lowes will have team motivated

St Helens Star: Jordan Turner try

9:34am Friday 11th July 2014

SAINTS centre Jordan Turner has vowed the team will fight tooth and nail to make sure performances like last Sunday’s defeat at Hull KR won’t happen again.

Vea fits the bill - but Saints' recruitment is not done yet

St Helens Star:

9:00am Thursday 10th July 2014

TONGAN international second rower Atelea Vea will be the man charged with filling the boots of Sia Soilola for the next two seasons.

Nathan Brown Answers: It was shocking and the effort not where we need to be

St Helens Star:

7:10am Thursday 10th July 2014

NATHAN Brown looks back at Saints’ awful display at Hull KR, in conversation with the Star’s senior sports writer Mike Critchley.

Saints welcome back Kyle Amor for the visit of Bulls

St Helens Star: Proud Cumbrian Kyle Amor

5:57pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

SAINTS will welcome back Kyle Amor for Friday night’s visit of one time major Super League rivals Bradford Bulls.

Saints sign Atelea Vea on two year deal

St Helens Star:

12:06pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

SAINTS have signed big Tongan international second rower Atelea Vea for the next two seasons.

Nathan Brown labels performance as unacceptable

St Helens Star: Nathan Brown: The big challenge for our young players to improve is finding consistency

1:03pm Monday 7th July 2014

NATHAN Brown described yesterday’s hammering on Humberside as "unacceptable".

Shocking Saints lose 40-10 at Hull KR

St Helens Star:

5:08pm Sunday 6th July 2014

SAINTS’ losing Super League run at Craven Park dating back to 2007 was added to with another year after an awful display on east Hull.

Nathan Brown and Shaun Wane both fined

St Helens Star: Nathan Brown Q&A: Looking ahead to Saints' first home game of the season

3:15pm Friday 4th July 2014

SAINTS coach Nathan Brown has been fined £1,000 after being found guilty of misconduct for comments about match referee Phil Bentham made following the First Utility Super League win over Wigan Warriors.

PICTURES: You can't beat beating Wigan

St Helens Star:

1:16pm Friday 4th July 2014

NATHAN Brown’s Saints hit back at the critics who claim they have become ‘soft’ in crunch games by recording a thrilling victory over arch rivals Wigan to maintain their lead at the top of Super League.

Saints sign Shannon McDonnell until end of season

St Helens Star: Win the VIP treatment to watch Saints play Widnes

4:11pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

SAINTS have signed Shannon McDonnell until the end of the season.

Saints aiming to end Hull KR hoodoo

St Helens Star:

9:52am Thursday 3rd July 2014

SAINTS travel to Craven Park on Sunday seeking their league first win in east Hull since 2007.

Nathan Brown Answers: Big Mose Masoe getting up to his aggressive best

St Helens Star:

4:05pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

SAINTS boss Nathan Brown reviews the Wigan game in conversation with the Star’s senior sports writer Mike Critchley.

Brown in war of words with Wane after lambasting ref's performance

St Helens Star: Nathan Brown: The big challenge for our young players to improve is finding consistency

7:13am Saturday 28th June 2014

SAINTS boss Nathan Brown found himself embroiled in a war of words with his Wigan counterpart Shaun Wane after the win at DW Stadium.

Saints hang on for a vital win against Wigan

St Helens Star: Paul Wellens

12:38am Saturday 28th June 2014

Saints held their nerve and just about kept their line intact to grab an important derby win at Wigan.

Nathan Brown Answers: Praise for Luke Walsh and Lance Hohaia

St Helens Star: Luke Walsh was very impressive in the win over Castleford and clicked again with Lance Hohaia. 	Picture: Bernard Platt

4:44pm Friday 27th June 2014

SAINTS coach Nathan Brown reviews the win over Castleford and looks ahead to Friday’s clash with Wigan, in conversation with the Star’s Mike Critchley.

Saints edge close encounter at Wigan

St Helens Star: Win the VIP treatment to watch Saints play Widnes

10:00pm Friday 27th June 2014

SAINTS have pulled off a nerve-jangling win over Wigan at the DW Stadium.

Anthony Laffranchi progressing

St Helens Star: Anthony Laffranchi

4:46pm Friday 27th June 2014

SAINTS forward Anthony Laffranchi will play again after fears about his future were dispelled.

Luke and Lance impress

St Helens Star: Luke Walsh was very impressive in the win over Castleford and clicked again with Lance Hohaia. 	Picture: Bernard Platt

5:26pm Thursday 26th June 2014

SAINTS coach Nathan Brown reviews the win over Castleford and looks ahead to Friday’s clash with Wigan, in conversation with the Star’s Mike Critchley.


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