A funeral will be held today for St Helens rugby league star Steve Prescott.
Former rugby league player Steve Prescott, MBE has been admitted to hospital following his participation in the Race to the Grand Final
Former Rugby League player Steve Prescott is preparing to hand over the Super League Grand Final match ball at Old Trafford this evening.
Absolutely gutted to hear of Steve Prescott passing... A gentleman and an inspiration. #RIP
140 characters could never be enough to do this justice. Rest in peace Steve Prescott. Your effort and battle will never be forgotten. :(
The world lost a true icon yesterday. Words cant do him justice. Will miss you my friend x http://t.co/B1wk6l7rNd
A few people have tweeted about changing the 'Man of Steel' award to the 'Steve Prescott Award'. Great idea! I would be behind that 100%!
R.I.P Steve Prescott. You left this earth a better place for the way you lived your life and battled for others #Heroicfeats
As the tears roll down my face I just want to say I LOVE YOU MY LITTLE FRIEND you gone to sleep now no more pain Ste Prescott will always be
Mike Hall takes a look back at the life and career of Saints legend Steve Prescott who died over the weekend aged 39.
The former St Helens star had been battling a rare form of stomach cancer. The Rugby Football League describe him as a hero and role model.
A book of condolence is being opened for St. Helens legend Steve Prescott, who passed away yesterday after a long battle with cancer. Fans will be able to sign the book at Saint's ground Langtree Park, where it'll remain open for a week.
Mike Hall takes a look back at the life and career of Saints legend Steve Prescott who died today aged 39.
The RFL says Steve Prescott MBE was a true hero. He died earlier today at the age of 39 after a long illness. He was capped by both England and Ireland at international level and had successful spells with St Helens and Hull FC.
– RFL Chief Executive Nigel Wood
"Our thoughts are with his family at this terribly sad time. The word 'hero' is overused in sport but Steve was just that: a role model for every young Rugby League player during his distinguished playing career and an absolute inspiration to all of us off the field. Throughout his long illness Steve was never anything other than dignified, noble and brave, not least during his fantastic charity work through the Steve Prescott Foundation which raised hundreds of thousands of pounds for good causes. He is going to be much missed.”
Tributes have been paid to Rugby League legend Steve Prescott who has passed away. The former St Helens star had been battling a rare form of stomach cancer. The Rugby Football League describe him as a hero and role model.
Its been announced that Rugby League legend Steve Prescott has passed away. The former St Helens star had been battling a rare form of stomach cancer. Despite undergoing treatment for the disease he undertook a series of fundraising challenges
Steve has been told by doctors that he'll never be able to eat or drink again. He says he's determined to continue his tireless fundraising work to help find a cure. Click here to find out more about his charity work