Centurions Announce 19 Man Squad For Leeds Rhinos Fixture

Centurions Announce 19 Man Squad For Leeds Rhinos Fixture

Leigh Centurions have named their 19 man squad ahead of Friday’s Betfred Super League Round 11 game against Leeds Rhinos at LSV (8pm). Leigh Centurions Head Coach Neil Jukes said: ” Leeds Rhinos are a well respected and established club, and one of, if not the most, successful in Super League. It is a massive occasion, just like every game coaching Leigh Centurions is for me personally. “It is our first home game in the Betfred Super League and against a quality side, sprinkled with players who have played at…

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Lights, Camera, ACTION!

Lights, Camera, ACTION!

Leigh Centurions promise an explosive start to life in the Betfred Super League. With a few surprises thrown in. And they aim to hit the high notes. Manchester based soprano Alexandra Lowe will headline a spectacular evening’s entertainment before the game against Leeds Rhinos on Friday. The award winning rising star will be accompanied by a spectacular fireworks display as the Sky Sports cameras focus on Leigh Centurions’ return to the game’s biggest stage. Outside LSV Leigh Centurions and Leeds Rhinos fans will enjoy a fanzone with FREE fairground rides,…

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Atherton & Leigh Foodbank Collection

Atherton & Leigh Foodbank Collection

Leigh Centurions & SuperLeigh along with Leigh Community Trust are holding a collection on of Atherton & Leigh Foodbank at the Leeds game this Friday. Atherton & Leigh Foodbank is a charitable organisation, and it’s function is to support vulnerable members of our community and people in crisis. They provide three days’ nutritionally balanced emergency food and support to local people who are referred to them in crisis. They are part of a nationwide network of foodbanks, supported by The Trussell Trust, working to combat poverty and hunger across the…

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OPRO To Be Leigh Centurions’ Official Mouthguard Providers

OPRO To Be Leigh Centurions’ Official Mouthguard Providers

Leigh Centurions are pleased to announce they have signed a long-term deal with OPRO, the world’s most technically advanced and innovative mouthguard manufacturer, to become the “Official Mouthguard of Leigh Centurions.” Ste Maden, Leigh Centurions Player Welfare Manager, was heavily involved in the initiative and is delighted with the partnership. He said: “The medical team at Leigh Centurions place a great deal of emphasis on our players’ safety during training and competition. “They endorse the importance of providing them with the best oral protection available. This is why we have…

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Half Century For Sam As Eagles Fly

Half Century For Sam As Eagles Fly

Sam Hopkins reached the career landmark of 50 career tries in unfamiliar colours on Sunday. Playing under dual registration for Sheffield Eagles, Hopkins was one of a trio of Leigh Centurions players who starred in a fine 32-14 victory over Toulouse Olympique XIII. Jamie Acton and Lachlan Burr also played prominent roles as Eagles recovered from an opening day defeat at Oldham. Played in terrible conditions at the Beaumont Legal Stadium with a 5-30pm kick-off, the Kingstone Press Championship encounter was the second game of a double header following Wakefield…

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Dream Comes True For Riley

Dream Comes True For Riley

A FIVE-YEAR-OLD Rugby League fan who beat life-threatening cancer will have his dream come true, when he carries the ball onto the pitch at his beloved Leigh Centurions’ first home game of the season. Riley Agent, from Leigh, was chosen for the honour after Leigh Centurions’ owner Derek Beaumont heard Riley’s story from his mum Pam’s employers, at Leigh firm Astley Hire. Astley Hire is sponsoring the ball for the Leigh Centurions’ landmark clash against Leeds Rhinos on Friday February 17, the team’s first home game since being promoted to…

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