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Experience will benefit our preparation, says McDermott

Experience will benefit our preparation, says McDermott Updated

Leeds Rhinos head coach Brian McDermott believes their preparation for Saturday’s Challenge Cup Final will be aided by the experience of their recent trips to Wembley – but insists it won’t matter a jot come gameday. Recent trips to the

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Rhinos boss: I wouldn’t be surprised if Huby plays

Rhinos boss: I wouldn’t be surprised if Huby plays Updated

Leeds Rhinos head coach Brian McDermott admits he wouldn’t be surprised if prop Craig Huby turned out for Castleford Tigers this Saturday in the Challenge Cup Final – two weeks after dislocating his elbow. Huby suffered the horrific injury playing

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Castleford Tigers to hold ‘homecoming party’

Castleford Tigers to hold ‘homecoming party’

Castleford Tigers have confirmed that – regardless of the result this weekend at Wembley in the Challenge Cup Final – they are to hold a ‘homecoming party’ to welcome the team home next Monday. Cas haven’t reached the final of

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TotalRL TV: Challenge Cup Final Preview

TotalRL TV: Challenge Cup Final Preview

As part of our extended coverage ahead of this weekend’s Challenge Cup Final, TotalRL TV has sat down to have an extensive look at the showpiece final between Leeds Rhinos and Castleford Tigers. League Express editor Martyn Sadler and reporter

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Wembley nearing sellout for Challenge Cup Final

Wembley nearing sellout for Challenge Cup Final

The Rugby Football League (RFL) has announced that over 70,000 tickets have sold for this weekend’s Challenge Cup final at Wembley Stadium between Castleford Tigers and Leeds Rhinos. Seats in the lower tiers at the 90,000 capacity Wembley are almost

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Luke Dorn blog: Cas star speaks to TotalRL.com

Luke Dorn blog: Cas star speaks to TotalRL.com

Wembley is now just a matter of days away, and to continue our unrivalled buildup to the big event on Saturday, we’ve brought back our weekly blog with Castleford Tigers star Luke Dorn. The full-back has been sensational for Castleford

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Sheffield to host Challenge Cup replay if needed

Sheffield to host Challenge Cup replay if needed

Bramall Lane, Sheffield, will host the replay of the 2014 Tetley’s Challenge Cup final on Wednesday September 3 (8.00pm) should the scores be level at full-time in Saturday’s showpiece between Castleford Tigers and Leeds Rhinos at Wembley Stadium. The Challenge

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Jones-Buchanan hoping to peak in final

Jones-Buchanan hoping to peak in final

Jamie Jones-Buchanan is confident that the “genius” of coach Brian McDermott will go a long way to preparing Leeds Rhinos for their Tetley’s Challenge Cup final against Castleford Tigers on Saturday August 23 (3.00pm). The forward believes that a very

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Challenge Cup: The Rhinos’ run to the final

Challenge Cup: The Rhinos’ run to the final

In preparation for this weekend’s Challenge Cup final, we’re taking a look at both Leeds and Castleford’s incredible runs to the showpiece Wembley event, with the Rhinos first up in the spotlight. Leeds have had it far from easy on

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Vote: Who will win Saturday’s Challenge Cup final?

Vote: Who will win Saturday’s Challenge Cup final?

Every week in League Express we ask our readers to give us their predictions or opinions on some of the game’s hottest topics or talking points. This week, we’re asking you to predict a winner from Saturday’s Challenge Cup final.

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