The RFL have announced that an agreement has been reached with a consortium to create a new professional Rugby League club in Bradford.
In a world where all we seem to hear is bad news, Hull FC's health and safety officer Jon Hilton has done something that will definitely put a smile on your face today.
The RFL have confirmed that it will assess four official bids to create a new professional Rugby League Club in Bradford.
When Italy defeated England 15-14 in the lead up to the 2013 World Cup it sent shock waves through the world of rugby league.
Huddersfield Giants have confirmed the signing of Adam O’Brien on a three-year contract, their third ex-Bradford player in the space of the week.
James Clare (Leigh Centurions) and Alex Mellor (Huddersfield Giants) have become the latest players to leave Bradford for Super League but one of their past greats wants to stay.
The newly formed Bradford team is likely to have to start from scratch with two more key players departing in the form of Kris Welham and Tom Olbison.