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The Liam Farrell column: ‘A lot at stake in Giants clash’

The top four is still a realistic goal – but we’ve not much room for error.

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Liam Farrell was suspended for the loss at Leigh

The Liam Farrell column: ‘Returning players bring so much’

I think I under-estimated how good it is to have a near full-strength team again.

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Sam Tomkins will return this week

Talking RL: A Cup tie with six appeal

And to think, not long ago, some people were asking whether Sam Tomkins would get back into the Wigan side.

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Nicola Adam, Group Editor

Lies, damned lies, and our dearly beloved

It’s not just politicians you know, we are all big fat liars.

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Thomas Leuluai in action against Hull FC

Talking RL: I’m optimistic about the next month. Here’s why

Funny how things turn around.

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Paul Cook in his Latics playing days

The 12th Man Column: Nothing for us to fear in League One as we have the right man in boss Cook

I’m pleased to say that Paul Cook was my first choice for the Latics manager’s job.

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James Worthington scroed a try on his debut inside five minutes

Talking RL: The next few weeks will be fascinating to watch

Buckle up. Brace yourselves. The next few weeks is going to be fascinating to watch.

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Liam Marshall stretched his lead at the top of Wigans try charts with a double on Monday

The 18th Man Column: ‘Warriors can’t afford many more slip-ups’

It’s been a tough few days to be a Wigan fan.

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Liam Farrell in action against Wakefield

The Liam Farrell Column: Getting ready for a Hull of a milestone

We’ve gone past the halfway point of the season and, if I was a neutral, I’d say it’s great to see a lot of different teams up there.

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Warriors players celebrate at Magic

Talking RL: A way to make Magic fairer

The weekend crowd of 65,407 was down on the past two years, but still represented the third biggest Magic Weekend crowd.

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Warriors snatched a draw at Magic Weekend

The 18th Man Column: ‘If we go behind, we’ll struggle to get the win’

Sean O’Loughlin and Joe Burgess produced a magic trick Harry Houdini would have been proud of as Wigan and Warrington brought the curtain down on day one of Magic Weekend, with an intense and close finish where the Warriors snatched a draw from the jaws of defeat.

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Liam Farrell

The Liam Farrell Column: Why signing for five more years was easy

I’ve been asked whether signing a five-year deal – when I’m 26 – was a difficult decision.

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Northern soul will prevail

Northern soul will prevail

Words cannot be sufficient for what has happened in Manchester.

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Nicola Adam, Group Editor

Sticks and stones are preferable

It’s a war on words that has seen no let up as the social media-led trend for feeling offended escalates to epic proportions.

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The 18th Man Column: ‘RFL bored of seeing us beat Leeds at Magic!’

The 18th Man Column: ‘RFL bored of seeing us beat Leeds at Magic!’

This past weekend was a refreshing one for Wigan. It was a much-needed break, and a nice distraction from the league and the current woes that come with it.

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The Liam Farrell Column: Move Magic, sure... but not the Cup Final

The Liam Farrell Column: Move Magic, sure... but not the Cup Final

I was up at St James’ Park on Monday for the media launch, and it really whet the appetite for this weekend.

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The rugby league team from Windermere Road Secondary Modern School, Leigh, in 1958

Every picture tells a story...

Historian Alf Ridyard looks at the intriguing stories within a single photograph...

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Geoffrey Shryhane

Cheap music is so very potent – yeah yeah yeah

Geoffrey Shryhane’s memories and musings...

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Shaun Wane took Wigan to Wembley in 2013

The 18th Man Column: We’re not going to mention the ‘I’ word anymore

Our 18th man columnists look ahead to Wigan’s Challenge Cup tie at Swinton, and reflect on the loss to Salford...

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