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Houghton aiming to put 2013 and Hull hoodoo to bed on Saturday

Houghton aiming to put 2013 and Hull hoodoo to bed on Saturday

Hull FC hooker Danny Houghton insists that the Black and Whites are still embarrassed by their defeat in the Challenge Cup final three years ago – and says they’re desperate to put that afternoon and the club’s Wembley hoodoo to

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FEATURE: The hoodoo Hull hope to end on Saturday, recapped in full

FEATURE: The hoodoo Hull hope to end on Saturday, recapped in full

If you’re a Hull FC fan already nervous for Wembley this weekend, you may want to look away now. This weekend marks the ninth occasion Hull FC have headed to Wembley for a Challenge Cup final – and the ninth

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Lee Radford says he’ll “look like a tramp” at Wembley!

Lee Radford says he’ll “look like a tramp” at Wembley!

Hull FC coach Lee Radford has insisted he hasn’t put much thought into what it will be like leading his hometown club out as coach in a cup final this weekend – adding that he believes he’ll look like a

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VOTE: Who is the likely Lance Todd winner this weekend?

VOTE: Who is the likely Lance Todd winner this weekend?

In what is widely perceived to be the most exciting Challenge Cup final in years, there are inevitably plenty of contenders to take home the game’s biggest individual honour this weekend. Hull and Warrington both have a large contingent of

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Where Are They Now? The Warrington stars who won a Wembley hat-trick

In the first century of their existence, Warrington Wolves won the Challenge Cup five times: before briefly dominating the competition around the turn of the last decade, winning three in four years. Under the stewardship of Tony Smith the Wolves

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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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Day of destiny nears for Wembley Songs of Praise choir

Day of destiny nears for Wembley Songs of Praise choir

The 32 individual winners of the BBC’s Songs of Praise Challenge Cup choir are in the final stages of preparation for their big moment in the Wembley spotlight this weekend. The winners, who were selected from entries from Rugby League clubs

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Smith reveals Stuart Pearce will give Wembley pep talk for Warrington

Smith reveals Stuart Pearce will give Wembley pep talk for Warrington

Warrington Wolves coach Tony Smith has revealed that former England footballer Stuart Pearce will give his side a pre-Wembley pep talk ahead of this weekend’s Challenge Cup final. Pearce is a notorious rugby league fan and is a big Warrington

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Where Are They Now? Hull’s 2005 Challenge Cup heroes

Where Are They Now? Hull’s 2005 Challenge Cup heroes

Fullback: Motu Tony After lifting the cup with Hull in 2005, Tony played on the wing in their major final appearance against St Helens in the Grand Final the following year, eventually finishing his career at Wakefield. Tony is now

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Challenge Cup Final tickets selling at record rate

Challenge Cup Final tickets selling at record rate

Almost 70,000 tickets have already been sold for the Challenge Cup final between Hull FC and Warrington Wolves. Demand for tickets has been incredibly high since the semi-finals, with the RFL confirming that they are being sold at a record

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