Nearly 75m tickets were sold for UK sports events in 2017 - the highest total since London hosted the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2012.
New Bradford Bulls head coach John Kear has announced he will also continue to coach Wales in 2018.
World Club Challenge champions Wigan Warriors have re-signed England international Dan Sarginson on a two-year deal.
Toronto Wolfpack will take on Toulouse in an historic opening match of the 2018 Magic Weekend, Super League has announced.
Papua New Guinea international David Mead has joined Catalans Dragons on a three-year contract.
Castleford have offset the departure of promising back-rower Luis Johnson by securing the future of teenage half-back Jake Trueman.
Warrington have signed teenage back-rower Luis Johnson from Super League rivals Castleford on a four-year deal.
Widnes have released new signing Will Matthews from his contract on compassionate grounds.
Castleford have re-signed winger James Clare on a one-year deal.
Adam Cuthbertson has been named head coach of Leeds Rhinos Women ahead of the inaugural Women's Super League season.
Jon Wells assesses England's World Cup final, and looks at what needs to be done to bridge the gap with Australia.
Australia may have claimed the spoils at the 2017 Rugby League World Cup, but who made the team of the tournament?
Wayne Bennett was proud of England's effort in the Rugby League World Cup final but remained coy over his future as head coach.
Australia clinched their 11th Rugby League World Cup title with a bruising 6-0 win over England in Brisbane on Saturday.
A look back as Australia clinched their 11th Rugby League World Cup title with a 6-0 win over England.
Ahead of England's first Rugby League World Cup final in 22 years, we look at five key battles in Brisbane.
England meet Australia in the World Cup final, but who has the better team? Make your selection for each position.
Widnes have signed Papua New Guinea centre Kato Ottio from Canberra Raiders.
Sam Burgess says he will relish leading England in Saturday's World Cup final against Australia despite Sean O'Loughlin being ruled out through injury.
Australia captain Cameron Smith says the Rugby League World Cup final could be the end of an era for his side.
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