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Chester eyeing up more Challenge Cup magic with Wakefield

Chester eyeing up more Challenge Cup magic with Wakefield Updated

Wakefield coach Chris Chester insists his side are capable of another impressive run in the Challenge Cup this season: but says they won’t underestimate Friday night’s opponents as they enter the competition. Chester is no stranger to cup runs; in

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Powell confident Castleford would be better positioned to handle final

Powell confident Castleford would be better positioned to handle final Updated

Castleford coach Daryl Powell has expressed his belief that if they get there, his current squad would be in a better position to win a Wembley final than three years ago: after admitting the class of 2014 weren’t ready. Powell’s league

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Could James Graham be set to move clubs for 2018?

Could James Graham be set to move clubs for 2018? Updated

He has been at Canterbury since 2012 after leaving Super League side St Helens: but could James Graham be on the move in 2018? The Bulldogs captain is under contract with the club next season however, as the transfer merry-go-round

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Shaun Wane offers update on Sam Tomkins’ fitness

Shaun Wane offers update on Sam Tomkins’ fitness Updated

Wigan coach Shaun Wane has revealed that Sam Tomkins is expected to return to first-team action around the end of June. Tomkins has been out of action with a foot injury for several months, having suffered the injury last September,

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VIDEO: Salford take on the crossbar challenge – and guess who hits it!

VIDEO: Salford take on the crossbar challenge – and guess who hits it! Updated

Was there ever any doubt about this? The crossbar challenge has become quite a YouTube hit in the run-up to a Challenge Cup weekend, and this time it was the turn of Super League surprise package Salford to have a

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Five contenders to be the next Great Britain coach in 2019

Five contenders to be the next Great Britain coach in 2019 Updated

The news that Great Britain tours will return in 2019 has got everyone talking. The concept has been clamoured for a return for some years, and in two years’ time, fans will get their wish when a tour to the

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Leeds Rhinos quartet join Bradford Bulls on loan

Leeds Rhinos quartet join Bradford Bulls on loan

Four young Leeds Rhinos players have joined Bradford Bulls on loan for a month with Mikolaj Oledzki, Jordan Lilley and Sam Hallas returning to Odsal after earlier loan spells and Cameron Smith joining them. Lilley returned to the Rhinos in

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Sheffield given assurances on Olympic Legacy Park

Sheffield given assurances on Olympic Legacy Park

Sheffield Eagles say they have had assurances that they will eventually play in their prospective new home at the Olympic Legacy Park, but the question remains over who will have the option of developing the stadium. It is a major step

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Salford CEO calls for fans to behave in Friday’s cup tie with Hull KR

Salford CEO calls for fans to behave in Friday’s cup tie with Hull KR

Salford CEO Ian Blease has called for both Red Devils and Hull KR fans to avoid a repeat of the ugly scenes which marred the last meeting of the two sides when they face each other in the Challenge Cup

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Castleford “desperately want to do well” in Challenge Cup, says Shenton

Castleford “desperately want to do well” in Challenge Cup, says Shenton Updated

This story first appeared in Monday’s League Express. To get the best rugby league news delivered to your smart device as soon as the paper is released every Sunday night, click here to open your online subscription. Castleford captain Michael

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