Martyn Ridyard Becomes The Third Player To Score 2000 Points For Leigh

Martyn Ridyard Becomes The Third Player To Score 2000 Points For Leigh

Martyn Ridyard has written his name into the Leigh Centurions record books by becoming only the third player in history to score 2,000 points for the Club. Ridy, sponsored by RM Courier Services Ltd, achieved his landmark with his third goal in the 34-22 win over Widnes Vikings at LSV, converting Andy Thornley’s second try with an angled kick from the right wing. John Woods and the late Jimmy Ledgard are the only other Leigh players to achieve the feat. Club legend Woods was first to pay tribute to Ridyard’s…

Read More

Leigh 34 – 22 Widnes

Leigh 34 – 22 Widnes

Leigh Centurions ensured their place in the play-offs for the Betfred Championship with a six-try victory over the Wembley-bound Vikings. But John Duffy’s side paid a heavy price for the win that avenges their AB Sundecks 1895 Cup semi-final defeat at Widnes’s hands as they picked up several injuries and finished the game with a threadbare look. Junior Sa’u was forced off in the first half with a quad injury and Iain Thornley, Cory Paterson, Ben Reynolds and Adam Higson were amongst those in the wars. Andy Thornley and Stefan…

Read More

Download The Leigh Centurions Vs Widnes Vikings Programme Free Of Charge

Download The Leigh Centurions Vs Widnes Vikings Programme Free Of Charge

Leigh Centurions are delighted to present this week’s copy of “The Centurion” Match Day Magazine as a free to all download. The Club has taken the decision to take the “The Centurion” digital this season, so as to expose its terrifically rich content to a much wider audience, following a successful trial towards the end of the 2018 season. We would like to thank everybody who registered their interest in subscribing to a printed edition of The Centurion, but unfortunately there wasn’t sufficient take up to make it viable. We…

Read More

Leigh Centurions Announce 19-Man Squad For Sunday’s Widnes Game

Leigh Centurions Announce 19-Man Squad For Sunday’s Widnes Game

Leigh Centurions have named their 19-man squad to take on Widnes Vikings in the Betfred Championship this week. The action takes place at the Leigh Sports Village on Sunday (3pm). Tickets for this game remain on sale at the ticket office and over at www.leightickets.co.uk. The squad is as follows:     1 Gregg McNally Cloud 4 Computers 3 Iain Thornley AB Sundecks 5 Stefan Marsh Cre8 Your Marketing Good Guys 6 Martyn Ridyard (vice-captain) RM Courier Services Ltd 9 Micky Higham (captain) JRs Taxis 10 Sam Brooks Pro Build…

Read More

Centurions To Hold Bucket Collection In Support Of Two Hips One Knee Fundraiser This Sunday

Centurions To Hold Bucket Collection In Support Of Two Hips One Knee Fundraiser This Sunday

This Sunday at the Leigh Centurions Vs Widnes game, there will be a bucket collection on behalf of the Two Hips One Knee Fundraiser. Rosey McNally, the wife of Leigh Centurions star and crowd favourite Gregg McNally suffers from Avascular necrosis (AVN). AVN is a condition that happens when there is loss of blood to the bone. Because bone is living tissue that requires blood, an interruption to the blood supply causes bone to die. If not stopped, AVN can cause the bone to collapse. AVN can find itself in…

Read More

Kevin Brown Joins Leigh Centurions On Loan

Kevin Brown Joins Leigh Centurions On Loan

Leigh Centurions are delighted to confirm the loan signing of England international halfback Kevin Brown from Warrington Wolves until the end of the current season. Brown’s signing was registered with the RFL prior to last Friday’s transfer deadline which makes him available for all Leigh Centurions’ remaining Betfred Championship and play-off fixtures. Brown, 34, has fought his way back to fitness after suffering an Achilles injury in January which originally was feared would rule him out for the entire season. “I’ve worked very hard to get back to playing after…

Read More