Duffy calls for backing of Featherstone fans ahead of Warrington clash

Featherstone coach John Duffy has called for the club’s supporters to get behind his side this weekend when Super League comes to the LD Nutrition Stadium for the final time in 2017. Featherstone play host to Warrington Wolves on Sunday afternoon, with the action getting underway from 3.00pm. Fev have launched a number of ticket initiatives for the game, including…

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Dragons boost survival hopes with victory over Featherstone

Catalans Dragons boosted their survival hopes with a 26-12 win over Featherstone Rovers. Krisnan Inu gave the hosts an early lead however Sam Brooks responded after Ben Garcia was sinbinned. Luke Walsh slotted a penalty goal before Brayden Wiliame and Ben Garcia opened up a 12-point lead. Anthony Thackeray intercepted to reduce the deficit before half time. Louis Anderson and…

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Talking points ahead of this weekend’s Super 8s Qualifiers

Is it must-win for London on Saturday night? Tipped by many to cause a few upsets in the Qualifiers, things haven’t quite gone to plan for London thus far. They have just one point from their first three games and need to start picking up wins quickly if they are to get in the mix for the Million Pound Game.…

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Featherstone speedster agrees new deal with the club

Featherstone Rovers star Misi Taulapapa has signed a new one-year deal with the club. Taulapapa, the 35-year-old Samoan international, has spent the last two seasons with the Championship club, scoring eight tries in 19 appearances this season. He has been a standout star in the Championship since moving to England with Sheffield Eagles in 2010, where he won two Championship…

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Featherstone and Hull KR fans to be segregated following recent crowd trouble

Featherstone Rovers have confirmed crowd segregation will be in place for their upcoming game with Hull Kingston Rovers following recent crowd trouble between the club’s supporters. An incident that took place when the Robins last visited in June is still under investigation by the RFL, which has prompted Featherstone officials to take action. Hull KR fans have been allocated over…

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Featherstone forward handed two-match ban

Featherstone forward Darrell Griffin has been handed a two match ban for kicking. The experienced prop was handed a Grade C charge following an incident in the club’s defeat to Widnes Vikings on Friday. Griffin used his early guilty plea but will still miss Featherstone’s next two matches, meaning he will miss pivotal fixtures with Hull Kingston Rovers and Catalans.…

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Roundup: 13th August

More details from all of today’s games, alongside the rest of the weekend’s action, will feature in Monday’s League Express. Widnes Vikings picked up their first win of the 2017 Qualifiers as Corey Thompson’s brace helped them to a 36-12 victory at Halifax. Despite Fax’s red-hot winger Ben Heaton making it six tries in two appearances, they barely threatened a…

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