PICTURES: Saints snatch win at Headingley

St Helens Star:

8:39am Saturday 30th August 2014

LANCE Hohaia's late drop goal snatched victory for Saints at Headingley - and now only Castleford can stop them winning the League Leaders Shield.

Lance drops Saints to victory at Leeds

St Helens Star:

10:25pm Friday 29th August 2014

SAINTS pulled themselves off the canvas following an unconvincing first half to take the scalp of Challenge Cup winners Leeds.

Leeds v Leeds teams

St Helens Star:

7:53pm Friday 29th August 2014

Leeds: Hardaker; Briscoe, Watkins, Moon, Hall; Sinfield, Sutcliffe; Bailey, Aiton, Peacock, Joones-Buchanan, Ablett, Delaney. Subs: Leuluai, Ward, Achurch, Singleton.

Luke Walsh: It will be hard but Saints can still do it

St Helens Star:

7:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

INJURED scrum-half Luke Walsh believes Saints can still surprise a few people and go on and win the Super League.

Wembley and the RFL put on a fitting tribute for Steve Prescott's book launch

St Helens Star:

6:16pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

IT was quite fitting that Wembley Stadium, the scene of Steve Prescott’s biggest triumph as a player, gave the former Saints full back’s autobiography One in a Million a fitting launch.

Fired-up Saints aim to take advantage of cup fatigue

St Helens Star:

8:10am Thursday 28th August 2014

THE last time Saints travelled to Headingley the week after a Challenge Cup final, a team featuring such legendary names as Iro, Sculthorpe, Long, Fairleigh, Cunningham and Joynt came out on the wrong end of a 74-16 hiding.

Nathan Brown Answers: Lance Hohaia's return gives Saints a boost

St Helens Star:

5:59pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

ST HELENS boss Nathan Brown expects the Rhinos to be on top of their game when they clash on Friday night. He was in conversation with the St Helens Star’s senior sports writer Mike Critchley.

McDonnell in shop window after excellent debut

St Helens Star:

5:56pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

SAINTS full back Shannon McDonnell will be looking to build on his dream debut for Saints.

Super League round 25 devoted to State of Mind

St Helens Star: Win tickets for Saints v Wolves at Magic Weekend

5:53pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

RUGBY league will once again seize the initiative this weekend when the 14 First Utility Super League clubs join forces with State of Mind to raise awareness of mental health issues within sport.

Brown spells out change in recruitment priority

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

10:23am Thursday 21st August 2014

SAINTS coach Nathan Brown has spelled out that the spate of injuries suffered by his half backs have caused them to look again at their recruitment priorities.

The day Steve Prescott's world was turned upside down

St Helens Star:

1:21pm Thursday 21st August 2014

STEVE Prescott’s autobiography, entitled One in a Million, is launched at Wembley on Saturday.

Off the Ball: Working with Steve on One in a Million was an absolute privilege

St Helens Star:

12:10pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A COUPLE of weeks ago RFL communications manager John Ledger asked me to pen 700 words for Saturday’s Wembley programme describing what it was like to help Steve Prescott write his story.

Malcolm Reilly to be chief guest at Saturday's Challenge Cup Final

St Helens Star:

10:31am Thursday 21st August 2014

RUGBY League legend Malcolm Reilly will be the Chief Guest at the Tetley’s Challenge Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Saturday.

Steve never forgot the support Frank Barrow gave him

St Helens Star:

1:35pm Thursday 21st August 2014

STEVE Prescott loved playing for his hometown team and in his autobiography he describes his elation at signing – but he never forgot the support he had along the way.

Brown pleased with Saints and McDonnell

St Helens Star:

8:14am Saturday 16th August 2014

Nathan Brown was happy with his side’s seven-try win over Wakefield Trinity.

McDonnell bags two as Saints stay top of the pile

St Helens Star:

11:52pm Friday 15th August 2014

SAINTS remain on top of the Super League after the re-jigged side posted a convincing win over Wakefield.

Laffranchi to depart Saints at end of 2014

St Helens Star: Anthony Laffranchi

1:47pm Friday 15th August 2014

SAINTS forward Anthony Laffranchi is to leave Super League and return to Australia at the end of the season, the player has announced.

Saints to tweak halves to play to their strengths

St Helens Star: Paul Wellens slips through for a try

11:02am Thursday 14th August 2014

SAINTS boss Nathan Brown has used the weekend off to adjust the team’s strategy of coping with the absence of their key half backs for the season run-in.

Nathan Brown Answers: We need to fight to stay top

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

11:09am Thursday 14th August 2014

SAINTS boss Nathan Brown looks ahead to Friday night’s tricky clash against Wakefield, in conversation with the Star’s senior sports writer Mike Critchley.

Saints make a move for Travis Burns

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

12:53pm Thursday 14th August 2014

SAINTS’ move for Hull KR stand off Travis Burns for next season will not affect the status of current number six Lance Hohaia, who still has a year to run on his contract at Langtree Park.

Steve Prescott's book will take reader through emotional rollercoaster

St Helens Star:

1:27pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

STEVE Prescott's eagerly-awaited autobiography promises to take the reader through an emotional roller-coaster, encompassing the tears of heartbreak and heroism that made up the last seven years of his remarkable life.

Saints boss Brown focused on getting more support for half-backs

St Helens Star:

11:23am Thursday 7th August 2014

SAINTS head coach Nathan Brown is planning to stick with the half-back pairing of Jordan Turner and Gary Wheeler.

Langtree Park is all set for big cup clash

St Helens Star:

11:53am Thursday 7th August 2014

LANGTREE Park’s standing in the game as a venue for the big occasions receives another nod this weekend.

Sights are on the League Leaders' Shield

St Helens Star: Matty Dawson

10:24am Thursday 7th August 2014

MATTY Dawson got a little sniff of the League Leaders’ Shield last year and now wants to taste it properly with Saints.

Soliola joins Canberra on two-year deal

St Helens Star: St Helens Sia Soliola is tackled by Tom Olbison

10:00am Monday 4th August 2014

SAINTS’ Kiwi powerhouse Sia Solioa will join the NRL’s Canberra Raiders in 2015.

Brown points to not enough 7/10 performances at Hull

St Helens Star: Nathan Brown

4:25pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

NATHAN Brown said not enough of his Saints men produced sufficient standards of performance to get a win at Hull on Friday night.

PICTURES: Hull v Saints

St Helens Star:

4:31pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

A SELECTION of the action from St Helens' loss at Hull FC.

FULL TIME: Hull FC 19 St Helens 12

St Helens Star:

9:58pm Friday 1st August 2014

SAINTS slipped up at Hull but lifted the Steve Prescott Cup and remain top of Super League.

HALF TIME: Hull FC 12 St Helens 6

St Helens Star:

9:06pm Friday 1st August 2014

WHILE two important Super League points are at stake, the mood of the occasion was captured early by both sets of players warming up in T-shirts sporting on the reverse the number one and Steve Prescott's name.

TEAMS: Hull FC v Saints

St Helens Star: Jordan Turner celebrates his try for Saints against his former club, Hull.

7:14pm Friday 1st August 2014

CONFIRMED teams for tonight's Super League Round 23 clash at the KC Stadium.

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 shirt up for grabs

St Helens Star: DAVE KENDALL (8728045)

2:34pm Thursday 31st July 2014

ARE you this week’s face in the crowd competition winner?

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.


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