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Batley players apologise and offer free travel to fans

Batley players apologise and offer free travel to fans

Batley Bulldogs players have issued an apology to the club’s supporters who travelled down to the capital to cheer them on during their heavy defeat to London last weekend – and have offered them free travel for a future away

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Super League clubs taking more note of Championship players, says Hirst

Super League clubs taking more note of Championship players, says Hirst

New Wakefield signing Keegan Hirst believes more Super League clubs are looking at the Championship for player recruitment. Hirst, whose arrival at the Wildcats for 2017 was announced last week, has been one of the most reliable front-rowers in the

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Batley drop captain Keegan Hirst for opening Qualifiers game

Batley drop captain Keegan Hirst for opening Qualifiers game

Batley Bulldogs have dropped captain Keegan Hirst for their opening Qualifiers game this weekend due to an “internal disciplinary matter”. Hirst will miss Sunday’s trip to Hull Kingston Rovers after coach John Kear revealed that the Bulldogs skipper has been

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Smeaton signs permanent deal with Batley

Smeaton signs permanent deal with Batley

Batley have secured a deal to keep Sam Smeaton at the club beyond the end of the season. The experienced centre had joined the club from Halifax for the remainder of the season, having struggled to establish himself at The

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Batley chairman beaming with pride after top four triumph

Batley chairman beaming with pride after top four triumph

Batley Bulldogs chairman Kevin Nicholas couldn’t contain his delight after seeing his side secure a spot in the Qualifiers. The Bulldogs achieved the unthinkable as they secured a place in the top four ahead of the likes of Bradford and

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Rugby League Back Chat 2016 / 9

Rugby League Back Chat 2016 / 9 Updated

Back Chat episode nine is a ‘Chairman’s Special’ with Kevin Nicholas (Batley Bulldogs), Michael Steele (Halifax) and Michael Carter (Wakefield Trinity) in conversation.

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Kear: London game most important in decades

Kear: London game most important in decades

John Kear has labelled Batley’s game with London at the weekend as the club’s most important game since the start of the summer era. Despite losing heavily to Featherstone last week, the Bulldogs will still make the top four of

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Batley chief exectuive not ruling out promotion

Batley chief exectuive not ruling out promotion

Batley chief executive Paul Harrison admits promotion to Super League is a ‘dream’, but won’t rule out the possibility of it happening. The Bulldogs are just two victories away from achieving a spot in the top four and fighting it out

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GOSSIP: Batley considering Halifax forward

GOSSIP: Batley considering Halifax forward

TotalRL understands Batley are considering a move for Halifax forward Richard Moore. Former Wakefield and Leeds star Moore joined Halifax at the beginning of 2015 and quickly became a popular player on the terraces at The Shay for his combative style

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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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