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Shenton: Cup final heartache will galvanise Tigers

Shenton: Cup final heartache will galvanise Tigers

Castleford captain Michael Shenton believes his side’s heart-breaking Challenge Cup final loss to Leeds will bring the Tigers closer together and give them a better chance of winning silverware in the future. The Rhinos ran out 23-10 winners at Wembley

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Six of the Best: Magical Wembley final moments

Six of the Best: Magical Wembley final moments

TotalRL.com’s Challenge Cup Final buildup rolls on with our Six of the Best feature – and this week, we could only realistically talk about the Wembley showpiece. Despite a brief sabbatical between 2000 and 2006 due to the rebuilding of

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McDermott is best coach I’ve worked with: Bailey

McDermott is best coach I’ve worked with: Bailey

Leeds Rhinos prop Ryan Bailey insists Brian McDermott is the best coach he has ever worked with, and says he is the boss that has got the best out of him in his carer. Bailey admits he is a “hard

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Hall is “incredible”, says Rhinos winger Tom Briscoe

Hall is “incredible”, says Rhinos winger Tom Briscoe

Leeds Rhinos winger Tom Briscoe has described his wing partner Ryan Hall as “incredible” – after his two-try performance in Saturday’s Challenge Cup final earned him the Lance Todd Trophy. Hall lit up Wembley with a sensational brace of individual

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I knew I’d play, says Castleford Tigers prop

I knew I’d play, says Castleford Tigers prop

Craig Huby admits he always knew he would make it to Wembley and the Challenge Cup final – but says he isn’t sure whether he’ll be able to back up and play this week. The fitness of Huby was arguably

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Cup win one of JJB’s career highlights

Cup win one of JJB’s career highlights

Jamie Jones-Buchanan admits Saturday’s Challenge Cup final victory against Leeds is one of the highlights of his career – and it’s all the sweeter because of the six defeats he’s had to endure before it. Jones-Buchanan admitted that as a

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Sneyd wasn’t surprised at being taken off

Sneyd wasn’t surprised at being taken off

Castleford half-back Marc Sneyd admits he wasn’t surprised at being taken off during the first-half at Wembley on Saturday – saying he can’t fault Daryl Powell’s decision to sub him. Sneyd was far from his best during that opening 40

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Hall can’t remember Lance Todd announcement

Hall can’t remember Lance Todd announcement

Leeds Rhinos winger Ryan Hall admits he can’t remember being announced as the winner of this year’s Lance Todd trophy during Saturday’s Challenge Cup final – saying he was too caught up in the action to realise what was happening.

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LIVE BLOG: Challenge Cup Final

LIVE BLOG: Challenge Cup Final

The 2014 Challenge Cup is finally here, and TotalRL.com are ensuring you don’t miss a beat of the action with our exclusive live blog The teams are to your right, and the big news comes from the Castleford camp. Prop

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Famous names tweet ahead of Challenge Cup Final

Famous names tweet ahead of Challenge Cup Final

A host of famous Rugby League names have been busy on social media this morning ahead of the Challenge Cup Final. Here are a selection of the best. Found any better ones? Leave a comment below and get involved! Lee

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