Blake Austin is ‘not too far away’ from a return to the Warrington side after being dropped in recent weeks, Steve Price has admitted, but he stopped short of confirming whether he will replace the injured Matty Ashton this weekend.
Austin was a surprise omission for the Wolves’ victory against Catalans a fortnight ago, before again being left out against Hull KR last weekend.
Without Austin, Stefan Ratchford has partnered Gareth Widdop in the halves, with Ashton impressing at full-back. However, Ashton will be absent for the Challenge Cup quarter-final with the Dragons this weekend due to an ankle injury.
That would naturally suggest Austin will return at half-back with Ratchford reverting to full-back, but Price said it is by no means aRead more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk