World Club Series tickets on sale

St Helens' Luke Thompson is tackled by South Sydney Rabbitohs' Greg Inglis (left) and Issac Luke during the World Club Series match at Langtree Park, St Helens
St Helens' Luke Thompson is tackled by South Sydney Rabbitohs' Greg Inglis (left) and Issac Luke during the World Club Series match at Langtree Park, St Helens

TICKETS for Saints’ World Club Series clash with Sydney Roosters have gone on sale today.

The clash on Friday, February 19, is a repeat of the first World Club Challenge between the sides in 1976, when the then named Eastern Suburbs beat St Helens 25-2 at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

Tickets for the clash at Langtree Park cost from £22.50 for adults, £15.50 for concessions and £10 for juniors. Tickets are available by calling 01744 455 052, from the Langtree Park ticket office or by visiting https://ticketing.saintsrlfc.com/login.aspx

The expanded tournament, which enters its second year will see First Utility Super League teams Leeds Rhinos, Wigan Warriors and St Helens face the top three NRL teams – North Queensland Cowboys, Brisbane Broncos and Sydney Roosters in February.

Saturday February 20 sees the two runners up in their respected Grand Finals, Wigan Warriors and Brisbane Broncos, lock horns at the DW Stadium in the penultimate battle at 8.00pm tickets for game go on sale Wednesday November 11.

Tickets are on sale now for the 2016 World Club Series climax on Sunday February 21 when the Super League champions and treble winners Leeds Rhinos face off against NRL premiers North Queensland Cowboys at Headingley Carnegie Stadium at 7.00pm to earn the title as the best Rugby League side on the planet in the World Club Challenge.

Super League General Manager Blake Solly said: “We expect demand for tickets to be extremely strong following the success of the 2015 Series. Now that we have ensured the top Super League teams will face the top NRL teams in 2016, it is a weekend that no sports fan will want to miss.”

Tickets for the 2016 World Club Series game between Wigan and Brisbane at the DW Stadium are available to buy from Wednesday November 11 and are priced from £22 for adults, £15 for concessions. Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.wiganwarriors.com or calling 0871 6633552.

Tickets for the 2016 World Club Challenge between Leeds Rhinos and North Queensland Cowboys at Headingley Carnegie Stadium on Sunday February 21 cost from £20 for adults, £13 for concessions and £10 for juniors. Tickets can purchased from the club’s ticket office, by calling 0371 423 1315 or by visiting www.leedsrugby.com

A package for all three games costs £60 and can be purchased by visiting www.rugbyleaguetickets.co.uk or calling the Rugby League Ticket Hotline on 0844 856 1113.