Micky Higham – 20 Years Of Professional Rugby League

Micky Higham – 20 Years Of Professional Rugby League

Valentine’s Day this year is something special for Micky Higham. Not that he’s suddenly become a wide-eyed romantic you understand. But because it marks a special anniversary- 20 years since he began his love affair with Leigh Centurions and Rugby League. On Sunday 14 February 1999 Leigh played at Barrow in a Challenge Cup fourth round tie. With injuries already hitting his small squad Leigh’s new Australian coach Ian Millward called up a young hooker,  signed from Leigh Miners, who at the time was seven months shy of his 19th…

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The Micky Higham Column – 2nd August 2018

The Micky Higham Column – 2nd August 2018

It’s an honour to captain Leigh Centurions, my home town club, and when Kieron invited me to take on the role again I had no hesitation in accepting. I take over from Harrison Hansen, who is an outstanding professional and who led from the front. H was one of a number of players that left the club during what was a real rollercoaster of a week after our top four hopes disappeared. It is sad to see the big players go and we wish them all the best in the…

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