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Featherstone hoping more can follow in “revelation” Hardcastle’s footsteps

Featherstone hoping more can follow in “revelation” Hardcastle’s footsteps Updated

Featherstone Rovers coach Jon Sharp is hopeful that more young amateur stars can follow in the footsteps of “revelation” Josh Hardcastle following a dream start to life as a professional. Hardcastle was plucked from amateur side Featherstone Lions and has

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Featherstone to host Fryston Challenge Cup tie

Featherstone to host Fryston Challenge Cup tie

Featherstone Rovers will host Fryston Warriors’ upcoming round-three Ladbrokes Challenge Cup game against Kingstone Press League 1 club Keighley Cougars. On Saturday February 25, the reigning Pennine League and Yorkshire Cup champions will welcome Craig Lingard’s Cougars to The Big Fellas Stadium

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Sharp thrilled as Fev edge Fax in thriller

Sharp thrilled as Fev edge Fax in thriller

Jon Sharp believes Featherstone’s victory over Halifax could prove to be pivotal in their season. Rovers edged an enthralling contest with their old rivals, with Kyle Briggs’ late try earning them a 32-26 victory at The Shay. Despite only being one

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Halifax and Featherstone – an untold tale

Halifax and Featherstone – an untold tale

As far as season openers go, there are few more mouth-watering than Halifax and Featherstone. The two clubs have been engaged in a long-standing rivalry for years, with the two West Yorkshire clubs constant forces in the upper echelons of

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Rhinos and Bulldogs win Friday night pre-season clashes

Rhinos and Bulldogs win Friday night pre-season clashes

Leeds Rhinos and Batley Bulldogs emerged triumphant tonight in pre-season matches at the BigFellas Stadium and the Fox’s Biscuits Stadium in cold conditions at both grounds. A strong Rhinos side secured an impressive 0-24 victory over Featherstone Rovers, scoring four

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Ulugia looking for consistency after strong start to Fev career

Ulugia looking for consistency after strong start to Fev career

Chris Ulugia is backing the Rovers to “pick up from where they left off” when Betfred Super League’s Leeds Rhinos visit The Big Fellas Stadium on Friday night. The former Bradford Bulls ace, who joined Featherstone prior to the start

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Sharp pleased with Featherstone progress

Sharp pleased with Featherstone progress

Jon Sharp has expressed his delight at Featherstone’s form in pre-season. Rovers picked up their best win of the year by defeating Super League outfit Wakefield Trinity 28-20 yesterday, extending their run of victories to four. Sharp saw several of

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Featherstone reveal 2017 squad numbers

Featherstone reveal 2017 squad numbers

AFTER completing the signings of James Lockwood and Josh Hardcastle, Featherstone Rovers head coach Jon Sharp has today revealed his 2017 squad numbers ahead of the club’s Kingstone Press Championship campaign. Club stalwart Ian Hardman, who recently celebrated his testimonial as

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Five Championship players with a point to prove

Five Championship players with a point to prove

Jordan Abdull (Hull Kingston Rovers) Throughout the early stages of his career, the playmaker has been tipped for big things. However, having failing to establish himself in an ever improving Hull FC side, the youngster has been shipped out to their

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Fev chairman wants Bradford back in the Championship

Fev chairman wants Bradford back in the Championship

Mark Campbell, the Featherstone Rovers chairman, has backed a decision to allow Bradford Bulls to operate as a Kingstone Press Championship club in 2017. Campbell believes the Bulls can rebuild as a second-tier outfit, having been told they could re-enter

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