All Time Records

Tries

Most in a Match

11 - by George West (Hull Kingston Rovers) v Brookland Rovers (Challenge Cup) - 4 March 1905

Most in a Season

80 - by Albert Rosenfeld (Huddersfield) - 1913-14

Most in a Career

796 - by Brian Bevan (Warrington, Blackpool Borough) - 1945-46 to 1963-64

Goals

Most in a Match

22 - by Jim Sullivan (Wigan) v Flimby & Fothergill (RL Challenge Cup) - 14 February 1925

Most in a Season

221 - by David Watkins (Salford) - 1972-73

Most in a Career

2,867 - by Jim Sullivan (Wigan) - 1921-22 to 1945-46

Longest Penalty Goal

77.75 yards - Martin Hodgson for Swinton against Rochdale Hornets at the Athletic Grounds, Rochdale in April 1940.

Drop Goals

Most in a Match

5 - by Danny Wilson (Swinton) v Hunslet (John Player Special Trophy) - 6 November 1983
           Peter Wood (Runcorn Highfield) v Batley (League) - 21 October 1984
           Paul Bishop (Warrington) at Wigan (Premiership Trophy semi-final) - 11 May 1986
           Lee Briers (Warrington Wolves) at Halifax Blue Sox (Super League) - 25 May 2002

Most in a Season

29 - by Lyn Hallett (Cardiff City) - 1983-84

Most in a Career

97 - by Norman Turley (Warrington, Runcorn Highfield, Swinton, Blackpool Borough, Rochdale Hornets, Barrow, Workington Town, Trafford Borough, Whitehaven) - 1980-1991

Points

Most in a Match

56 - (4t, 20g) by Chris Thorman (York City Knights) v Northumbria University (Carnegie Challenge Cup 3rd Round) - 6 March 2011

Most in a Season

496 - (36t, 194g) by Lewis Jones (Leeds) - 1956-57

Most in a Career

6,220 - (358t, 2,575g, 4 dg) by Neil Fox (Wakefield Trinity, Bradford Northern, Hull Kingston Rovers, York, Bramley, Huddersfield) 1955-56 to 1979-80

Longest Scoring Run

David Watkins scored in 92 consecutive matches for Salford from 19 August 1972 to 25 April 1974. He totalled 929 points from 41 tries and 403 goals.

The record refers to scoring consecutively for one club and does not include representative matches.

Appearances

Most Ever

928 – Jim Sullivan (Wigan) between 1921 and 1946. As a full back, the Welshman debuted for Wigan aged 17, going on to kick 2,867 goals in a 25-year career.

Longest Run

242 - Keith Elwell made 242 consecutive appearances, including two as a substitute, for Widnes.

The run started at Wembley in the 1977 RL Challenge Cup final against Leeds on 7 May. The hooker began every match from then until his run of starting appearances ended at 239 after he played in a Lancashire Cup-tie at home to St. Helens on 5 September 1982.

The record refers to consecutive appearances for one club and does not include representative matches.

Team Records

Highest Winning Score

Huddersfield 142 v Blackpool Gladiators 4 (Regal Trophy) - 26 November 1994

Widest Winning Margin

Huddersfield 142 v Blackpool Gladiators 4 (Regal Trophy) - 26 November 1994
Barrow 138 v Nottingham City 0 (Regal Trophy) - 27 November 1994

Highest away Winning Score

Swinton Lions 10 v Leeds Rhinos 106 (RL Challenge Cup) - 11 February 2001

Widest away Winning Margin

Highfield 4-104 Keighley Cougars (RL Challenge Cup) - 23 April 1995

Most Points in a Season

1,735 by Wigan from 45 matches in 1994-95 as follows: 30 Division One - 1,148, 6 RL Challenge Cup - 230, 5 Regal Trophy - 170, 3 Premiership Trophy - 167, 1 Tour match (Australia) - 20

Most Points in a League Season

1,156 by Leigh from 34 Division Two matches - 1985-86
               Huddersfield Giants from 28 Northern Ford Premiership matches - 2001-02

Longest Winning Run in all Matches

29 by Wigan from February to October 1987 as follows, including; 20 Division One, 3 Premiership Trophy, 4 Lancashire Cup, 1 Charity Shield, 1 World Club Challenge.
           Huddersfield Giants from February to October 2002 as follows: 19 Northern Ford Premiership, 8 Buddies National Cup, 2 NFP play-offs

Longest Unbeaten Run in all Matches

43, including 2 draws, by Huddersfield from 1914 to 1919, a period interrupted by World War One.

Huddersfield were unbeaten in the last 38 matches of 1914-15. Then, after the war, they won four Yorkshire Cup-ties in 1919 and their first League match of 1919-20. The unbeaten run consisted of 28 League matches, 8 Yorkshire Cup-ties, 5 Northern Union Challenge Cup-ties and 2 League championship play-offs.

Longest Winning Run of League Matches and Longest Unbeaten Run of League Matches

31 - Wigan. Last 8 matches of 1969-70 and first 23 of 1970-71 Hull won all of their 26 Division Two matches in 1978-79, the only time a club has won all of its League matches in a season. Huddersfield Giants were unbeaten in their 28 Northern Ford Premiership matches in 2001-02, but drew one match.

Longest Losing Run in all Matches

61 - Runcorn Highfield from January 1989 to February 1991. The run consisted of 55 Division Two, 2 RL Challenge Cup-ties, 2 Regal Trophy, and 2 Lancashire Cup-ties.

Longest Run without a Win

75 (including 2 draws) by Runcorn Highfield from November 1988 to March 1991. The run consisted of 67 Division Two, 3 Challenge Cup-ties, 3 Regal Trophy, and 2 Lancashire Cup.

Longest Losing Run of League Matches

55 by Runcorn Highfield from February 1988 to January 1991.

Longest Run without a Win in League Matches

67 (including 2 draws) by Runcorn Highfield from November 1988 to February 1991.