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Widnes refusing to be downbeat as they look for victory tonight

Widnes refusing to be downbeat as they look for victory tonight

Widnes Vikings assistant Mick Cassidy has insisted that his side are refusing to be too downbeat about their season to date as they look for only their second victory of 2017 tonight. The Vikings are bottom of Super League with

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Five talking points ahead of this weekend’s Super League

Five talking points ahead of this weekend’s Super League

Can Chris Houston’s availability give Widnes a much-needed boost? It’s probably fair to say Widnes weren’t expecting to have co-captain Chris Houston available on Friday night. He wasn’t even named in their squad after being charged with a Grade D

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McDermott insists Leeds will treat Doncaster clash like a Super League tie

McDermott insists Leeds will treat Doncaster clash like a Super League tie Updated

Leeds coach Brian McDermott has insisted his side will treat their Challenge Cup tie with part-time side Doncaster on Friday like a Super League game: adding that they will give Garry Thornton’s Dons the respect they deserve. The Rhinos are

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Oledzki ready to make his dreams come true on Friday night

Oledzki ready to make his dreams come true on Friday night Updated

Whether the city of Gdansk is all too aware of the history being made in LS6 on Friday night remains to be seen: but for the Oledzki family, it will be a very special occasion indeed. When Mikolaj Oledzki steps

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Hull KR lose James Donaldson for remainder of 2017

Hull KR lose James Donaldson for remainder of 2017

Hull Kingston Rovers forward James Donaldson has been ruled out for the remainder of the 2017 season after suffering a knee injury. Donaldson, who is currently the club’s joint top try-scorer this year alongside centre Andrew Heffernan, injured his anterior cruciate

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Smith wary of “very good Wakefield” on Saturday

Smith wary of “very good Wakefield” on Saturday

Warrington Wolves coach Tony Smith has admitted he’s a fan of Saturday’s opponents Wakefield: admitting he thinks Chris Chester’s side are a “very good team”. The Wolves are currently on a four-game unbeaten run in Super League, and can move

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Jack Walker hoping to complete remarkable journey to first-team on Friday

Jack Walker hoping to complete remarkable journey to first-team on Friday

17-year-old Jack Walker will be hoping he can defy the odds again and make his Leeds debut this Friday when the Rhinos take on Doncaster in the Challenge Cup. Walker is in his second season with the Rhinos Academy but his career

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Leroy Cudjoe likely to miss England’s game against Samoa

Leroy Cudjoe likely to miss England’s game against Samoa

Huddersfield captain Leroy Cudjoe looks likely to miss out on selection for England’s game against Samoa next month. Cudjoe has been struggling with a knee injury which has kept him out of action for the past few weeks at club

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Brough banned – but Houston and Amor escape suspensions

Brough banned – but Houston and Amor escape suspensions

Widnes’ Chris Houston and St Helens counterpart Kyle Amor have both avoided suspensions at tonight’s RFL disciplinary hearings: but Huddersfield half-back Danny Brough was suspended. Houston was hit with a Grade D Contact with Match Official charge following Widnes’ defeat to

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Albert Kelly signs new deal with Hull FC

Albert Kelly signs new deal with Hull FC

Hull FC half-back Albert Kelly has signed a one-year contraction extension which will keep him at the club until the end of the 2018 season. Kelly, who made the switch across the city from Hull Kingston Rovers to the Black

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