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Leeds comfortably dispatch of League One Raiders

Leeds comfortably dispatch of League One Raiders

Leeds Rhinos recorded 13 tries as they comprehensively dispatched of Barrow Raiders 72-10, booking their place in the Challenge Cup quarter-finals. Joel Moon completed a first half hat-trick with Ryan Hall, Matt Parcell and Ash Handley opening up a 32-4 half time lead, Luke

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Brown downs former club Widnes

Brown downs former club Widnes

Kevin Brown scored a hat-trick as Warrington Wolves edged out his former club Widnes Vikings 34-20 to reach the Challenge Cup quarter-finals Greg Burke went over to give the visitors a lead on 15 minutes but Warrington responded through Ryan

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Wigan book quarter-final spot

Wigan book quarter-final spot

Wigan Warriors eased past Championship Swinton Lions 42-12 to book their place in the quarter-finals of the Challenge Cup. Joel Tomkins Liam Farrell, Joe Burgess and Liam Marshall touched down as Wigan raced into an 18-0 lead at the break.

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Castleford ease into cup quarter-finals

Castleford ease into cup quarter-finals

Castleford Tigers thrashed St Helens 53-10 as the Super League table-toppers moved into the quarter-finals of the Challenge Cup. Michael Shenton and Jake Webster went over for the hosts early on before St Helens replied through Ryan Morgan. Zeb Taia thought he had

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Friday’s Rugby League Results

Friday’s Rugby League Results

Ladbrokes Challenge Cup Dewsbury Rams 6 Wakefield Trinity 54 Hull FC 62 Catalans Dragons 0 Salford Red Devils 24 Hull Kingston Rovers 14   Kingstone Press League 1 Newcastle Thunder 22 Toronto Wolfpack 40   Full reports from all today’s

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Saltonstall eyeing up try-scoring record to help Fax dump Featherstone out of the cup

Saltonstall eyeing up try-scoring record to help Fax dump Featherstone out of the cup

James Saltonstall is hoping he can continue his incredible try-scoring form, and guide Halifax to the last eight of the Challenge Cup as a result. The Fax speedster is the Championship’s second top try scorer having crossed 13 times this

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Richard Marshall wants Halifax to embrace Challenge Cup intensity

Richard Marshall wants Halifax to embrace Challenge Cup intensity

Rugby League, as a sport, boasts some proud and fierce rivalries. But perhaps one of the lesser documented rivalries is between two towns in West Yorkshire. Featherstone and Halifax have been going to battle right since the Rovers were founded

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Fev lose Baldwinson while Fax without Grix for Challenge Cup clash

Fev lose Baldwinson while Fax without Grix for Challenge Cup clash

Former Leeds winger Luke Briscoe has been named in the Featherstone squad for their Challenge Cup last 16 clash with Halifax. Briscoe has not featured since early April after being handed a five-match ban for a dangerous throw, but has

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Sharp rallies Fev fans ahead of Challenge Cup test

Sharp rallies Fev fans ahead of Challenge Cup test

Featherstone Rovers coach Jon Sharp has rallied Featherstone’s fans, asking them to create a night to remember when they face Halifax on Thursday in the Challenge Cup. The two Championship rivals will collide in front of the Sky cameras with

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30 years on from John Pendlebury’s try-saving tackle, was it better than Houghton’s ‘tackle 52’?

30 years on from John Pendlebury’s try-saving tackle, was it better than Houghton’s ‘tackle 52’?

It’s thirty years to the day since one of the Challenge Cup’s greatest finals took place. Under the arches of the iconic Wembley Stadium, Halifax and St Helens played out a classic before Fax eventually prevailed 19-18, with a drop

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