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Saints sparkle in defeating Red Devils

Saints sparkle in defeating Red Devils

St Helens scored some fine tries tonight at Langtree Park to register a convincing 32-12 victory over Salford Red Devils, for whom Rangi Chase made a tryscoring return after having served a seven-match suspension. Winger Tommy Makinson and fullback Shannon

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Tigers take the points from Hull KR

Tigers take the points from Hull KR

Castleford Tigers got off to a blistering start tonight at the KC Lightstream Stadium to lead Hull Kingston Rovers 18-0 after 14 minutes with tries from Ben Roberts, who was playing in the unaccustomed position of fullback for the Tigers, Denny

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Eagles consolidate third place with victory over Bulldogs

Eagles consolidate third place with victory over Bulldogs

Sheffield Eagles strengthened their grip on third place in the Kingstone Press Championship with a convincing 12-40 victory over Batley Bulldogs at Fox’s Biscuits Stadium tonight, coming from 12-0 down in the early stages to run out convincing winners in

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League 1 preview: Barrow Raiders v Keighley Cougars

League 1 preview: Barrow Raiders v Keighley Cougars

Following Barrow Raiders’ victory at Coventry Bears, coach Paul Crarey said: “We were a bit scrappy last week to be honest. The rucks were a bit slow and it was a real slow game. We were low on completions, around

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League 1 preview: York City Knights v Rochdale Hornets

League 1 preview: York City Knights v Rochdale Hornets

York City Knights coach James Ford was disappointed with his side’s performance at Newcastle. “We didn’t turn up and execute anywhere near the way we have done previously,” he said. “We fell well short of our standards but the good

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League 1 preview: Swinton Lions v Newcastle Thunder

League 1 preview: Swinton Lions v Newcastle Thunder

Swinton Lions coach John Duffy said: “It was a tough game down at Hemel, we played really well. We rested a few players and tried a few players in different positions so it was a good hit out for us.

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League 1 preview: Oxford v South Wales Scorpions

League 1 preview: Oxford v South Wales Scorpions

Oxford coach Tim Rumford was pleased with his side’s victory over University of Gloucestershire All Golds last week: “We were good value for the win,” he said. “We only really conceded one try as the other was a penalty try.

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League 1 preview: Oldham v North Wales Crusaders

League 1 preview: Oldham v North Wales Crusaders

A poor first half performance against Keighley Cougars last week led to Oldham’s defeat according to coach Scott Naylor: “We didn’t show up in the first half and decided to show up in the second half, which was a pity

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League 1 preview: London Skolars v Coventry Bears

League 1 preview: London Skolars v Coventry Bears

London Skolars, with coach Jermaine Coleman at stand-off, turned in a good performance at North Wales Crusaders despite going down 18-10: “It was good but we were still disappointed with the result,” said Coleman. “I think we probably weren’t as

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League 1 preview: University of Gloucestershire All Golds v Hemel Stags

League 1 preview: University of Gloucestershire All Golds v Hemel Stags

University of Gloucestershire All Golds coach Lee Greenwood said: “Last week against Oxford wasn’t good enough and the players know that. Oxford deserved it, they were more enthusiastic and seemed to want it a little bit more across the 17.

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