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Heavy Woollen Derby as intense as Leeds-Bradford, says Morrison

Heavy Woollen Derby as intense as Leeds-Bradford, says Morrison

Dewsbury Rams head coach Glenn Morrison believes the passion involved with the Heavy Woollen Derby compares to the Bradford Bulls-Leeds Rhinos rivalry. Morrison’s side travel to their bitter local rivals Batley on Sunday for the final derby of the regular

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Kear keen to pay respects to Jo Cox

Kear keen to pay respects to Jo Cox

Batley chief John Kear has praised the club for its efforts in paying tribute to Jo Cox, the MP for Batley and Spenborough who was killed last week. The Bulldogs will use this Sunday’s massive Heavy Woollen Derby game against

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Parliamentary Rugby League Group to pay tribute to Jo Cox at Batley

Parliamentary Rugby League Group to pay tribute to Jo Cox at Batley

The Parliamentary Rugby League Group is to pay tribute to Jo Cox at Batley this Sunday after her tragic death last week. Jo was a member of the group, and, as MP for one of the town’s most synonymous with

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Kear praises Batley’s long-term strategy

Kear praises Batley’s long-term strategy

Batley Bulldogs coach John Kear has praised the club for its long-term thinking after props Alex Rowe and James Brown became the latest to commit their futures to the club. Both players have signed contracts until the end of the

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Batley duo sign new deals

Batley duo sign new deals

Alex Rowe and James Brown have become the latest stars to sign new deals with Batley. The popular front-row forwards have signed new deals until the end of 2018 with the Bulldogs, joining the likes of Dave Scott, James Harrison

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Batley trio sign new deals

Batley trio sign new deals

Batley Bulldogs have received a major boost ahead of their Challenge Cup clash with Catalans after three players signed new deals. Dave Scott, James Harrison and Adam Gledhill have all agreed terms on new deals that will keep them at

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GOSSIP: Wakefield closing in on Batley duo

GOSSIP: Wakefield closing in on Batley duo

John Kear is set to raid his current club, with Batley players Keegan Hirst and Chris Ulugia set to follow Kear to Wakefield Trinity Wildcats in 2017. The current Bulldogs head coach will leave the Championship club at the end of

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Castleford and Batley enter dual-registration partnership

Castleford and Batley enter dual-registration partnership

Castleford Tigers have become the latest team to enter a dual-registration partnership, joining forces with Championship side Batley Bulldogs. And both Ryan Boyle and Greg Minikin will play for the Bulldogs this weekend when they take on Leigh Centurions. Speaking on

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Bulldogs sign two as key duo ruled out through injury

Bulldogs sign two as key duo ruled out through injury

Batley Bulldogs have signed Callum Casey and Dave Peterson for the remained of the season. Irish International Casey joins the club after previous spells at Halifax and Hunslet and will join up with John Kear’s side ahead of their clash

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Batley lose Day

Batley lose Day

Batley Bulldogs will be without Brad Day for the next five to six weeks after sustaining a thumb injury. The forward, who scored in the club’s recent Heavy Woollen Derby victory, has had his thumb pinned after sustaining a knock.

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