Castleford are understood to be interest in snaring a half-back from one of their rivals in the upper reaches of the Super League table.

League Weekly’s Dave Parker reports that Saints’ French international Theo Fages is “wanted” by Tigers’ boss Daryl Powell.

Although it is understood that there is also interest from the NRL.

Parker writes that “Fages is out of contract at Saints at the end of the season and has really stamped his mark on the 2019 season”.

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He adds, meanwhile, that Luke Gale is the subject of interest from Toronto, Leeds and Warrington.