York sign Saxton on loan

York sign Saxton on loan

Tommy Saxton has joined York City Knights on a month’s loan from Halifax. The 32-year-old winger has joined the Kingstone Press Championship One side after finding his first-team opportunities hard to come by in Richard Marshall’s first team. The former Castleford,

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Fax sign Salford forward

Fax sign Salford forward

Halifax RLFC have bolstered their pack with the signing of Salford second-row Matt Sarsfield on a month’s loan. The former Leigh Centurions star joined the Red Devils ahead of the 2016 season but has played just five games this season,

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Marshall annoyed with ‘blatant’ forward pass

Marshall annoyed with ‘blatant’ forward pass

Halifax chief Richard Marshall was left frustrated with the decision not to rule out Widnes’ final try in their 28-18 Challenge Cup defeat to the Vikings. With six minutes to go and the score 22-18, Hep Cahill appeared to throw

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Halifax’s peculiar season

Halifax’s peculiar season

It’s been a strange old season at Halifax RLFC. A stunning end to 2015 saw Fax charge into the Qualifiers and ultimately finish sixth, leaving them just two points shy of a place in the Million Pound Game. Their end of

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Halifax the favourites to progress furthest in Challenge Cup from outside Super League

Halifax the favourites to progress furthest in Challenge Cup from outside Super League

Betway have named Halifax as the non-Super League team most likely to progress furthest in the Challenge Cup. The Championship’s fourth-placed side have been priced at 6-1 to advance further than any of the other remaining teams outside the top

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Fax forward released from hospital after serious looking injury

Fax forward released from hospital after serious looking injury

Halifax’s Australian front-row Mitch Cahalane has been released from hospital after suffering a serious looking neck injury during Fax’s victory over Workington. Cahalane was stretchered off during Halifax’s game on Sunday after suffering the injury during a tackle attempt midway through

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Fax sign young Red Devil

Fax sign young Red Devil

Halifax have signed Salford’s former RAF representative Jordan Andrade on a month’s loan. The frontrower is expected to start his time at the club in the reserves but could push for a place in Richard Marshall’s first-team. Marshall said: “We

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Marshall rules out Bradford switch

Marshall rules out Bradford switch

Halifax head coach Richard Marshall has ruled himself out of the running for the vacant Bradford Bulls job. Marshall, who has overseen three consecutive derby day victories for Fax over their local rivals, was named as one of the favourites

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Tyrer reaches 1,000 points at Halifax

Tyrer reaches 1,000 points at Halifax

Steve Tyrer couldn’t hide his delight after scoring his 1,000th point in Halifax colours. Tyrer’s ninth conversion in Fax’s 80-4 rout of amateur side Lock Lane took him to the milestone, four-and-a-half years after joining the club. The prolific goalkicker

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Marshall blasts lovestruck Fax

Marshall blasts lovestruck Fax

Richard Marshall said his side got what they deserved following a shock defeat to Swinton. Fax’s four-game unbeaten run came to an end as they surrendered a 16-0 lead to lose 38-35 to the Lions. After storming to a heavy

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