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Leigh 68 – 6 Sheffield

Leigh 68 – 6 Sheffield

Leigh Centurions began their Betfred Championship Shield campaign with a scintillating 12-try display against the Eagles at LSV. A fortnight after visiting LSV for the last round of the regular season and losing 34-10, the Eagles were put to the sword as Leigh doubled their points tally, scoring 34 points in each half. France international Ilias Bergal took his tally to seven in his last two games and eleven in his last three including his four tries for Workington on dual registration. The left wing partnership between Bergal and Matty…

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A Statement From Club Owner Derek Beaumont

A Statement From Club Owner Derek Beaumont

I won’t be at the game today or the Barrow game; not by choice but because I am away on holiday. I was very nervous about attending the Sheffield game after the emotional week of realising we wouldn’t make the four and having to dismantle what had taken five years and seven figures of time, money and effort. I don’t use or look at social media these days which has been a massive improvement to my life but I could imagine that it was pretty volatile after my short statement…

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Cunningham, Lovett and Mortimer Leave Leigh Centurions

Cunningham, Lovett and Mortimer Leave Leigh Centurions

Leigh Centurions can confirm that Head Of Rugby Keiron Cunningham and Australian players Daniel Mortimer and Kyle Lovett have all left the Club by mutual consent. Leigh Centurions Owner Derek Beaumont said: ” I would like to thank Kieron for his time at the Club. He has been very loyal to me and was devastated by the shortcomings of the squad. He has received a lot of criticism about the recruitment but that was done collectively with Neil Jukes and myself and the players have shown they were good enough…

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Updated: Centurions Announce 19-Man Squad To Face Sheffield On Sunday

Updated: Centurions Announce 19-Man Squad To Face Sheffield On Sunday

Leigh Centurions have today confirmed their squad for Round 1 of the 2018 Betfred Championship Shield. Note: Leigh Centurions have made one change to the previously published 19-man squad for Sunday’s Betfred Championship Shield game at home to Sheffield Eagles (3pm). Former Leigh Centurions Reserves player Mitch Cox, 24,who has been playing in the National Conference for Leigh Miners Rangers and Thatto Heath Crusaders replaces Josh Johnson. Cox is a former Leigh East junior who later had a spell playing in Australia and was a member of Paul Anderson’s Reserves…

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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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Hospitality & Sponsorship Now Available For The Championship Shield Fixtures

Hospitality & Sponsorship Now Available For The Championship Shield Fixtures

LEIGH Centurions are looking to bring home some silverware as the Club enters the Betfred Championship Shield. Having secured four home games and with the Club aiming to finish top to secure a home Cup Final, hospitality and sponsorship is now available for these fixtures. Fixtures are as follows: So why not watch the game in style? Leigh Centurions boast some of the finest corporate facilities within rugby league and our match day experience always proves popular for visitors and guests. Enjoy the excitement of a Centurions game from the…

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