Marshall thrilled with confidence-boosting derby day victory

Marshall thrilled with confidence-boosting derby day victory

Halifax chief Richard Marshall admitted that their derby day victory over Bradford was massive for the team’s confidence. After losing four of their opening six league matches, Fax responded with victory over Oldham on Good Friday. However, they truly asserted

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Three Championship clubs that need a good Easter period

Three Championship clubs that need a good Easter period

1. Halifax RLFC FIXTURES: March 25th: OLDHAM (A) March 28th: BRADFORD BULLS (H) April 3rd: FEATHERSTONE ROVERS (A) It’s fair to say that 2016 has been a year to forget for Halifax so far. Four defeats in their opening six

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Fax welcome return of captain

Fax welcome return of captain

Halifax have been handed a major boost ahead of the Easter period, with captain Scott Murrell back in contention. Murrell is expected to go straight back into the team to face Oldham on Friday after recovering from plastic surgery on

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Grix still some way off return

Grix still some way off return

Halifax RLFC will have to wait another four weeks to see Simon Grix in action. Their major off-season signing has yet to feature this season as he continues his recovery from a horrific injury suffered while at Warrington during the

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Greenwood set for Halifax return

Greenwood set for Halifax return

  Miles Greenwood’s nightmare year will come to an end today as he makes his return from injury for Halifax. The full-back will be in the Fax team that takes on Leigh this afternoon, 371 days after suffering a horrific

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Halifax lose captain for three weeks

Halifax lose captain for three weeks

Halifax RLFC captain Scott Murrell has been ruled out for three weeks after surgery on his hand. Murrell, who was nominated for the Championship Player of the Year award in 2015, suffered the injury against London but went on to

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Fax waiting on Murrell

Fax waiting on Murrell

Halifax RLFC could be without captain Scott Murrell for some time after he suffered a hand injury. Fax’s influential captain put in a strong performance as they went down 29-22 to high-flying London Broncos on Sunday. After that defeat, head coach

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PREVIEW: London vs Halifax

PREVIEW: London vs Halifax

Andrew Henderson said his side had to win ugly up at Workington last week: “We weren’t very good with the ball and didn’t create a lot of opportunities and I was pretty disappointed with our end of sets,” he said.

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Divorty departs Fax

Divorty departs Fax

Halifax RLFC have terminated the contract of second-row Ross Divorty by mutual consent. Divorty, who has made 101 appearances for Fax in a spell of over four years at the club, has chosen to focus on a full-time teaching career

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Marshall not panicking after indifferent start

Marshall not panicking after indifferent start

Halifax head coach Richard Marshall has admitted he is not overly concerned about Halifax’s mixed results so far this year. Defeat to Batley at the weekend has left Halifax with two wins from four games after also losing to top

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