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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PREVIEW: Fax wary of Swinton test

PREVIEW: Fax wary of Swinton test

Halifax are on a roll having won their last three games. Coach Richard Marshall said: “We’ve had no easy games but been able to come through the other side. We beat Bradford and Oldham and then Featherstone, which was a

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Fax promote reserve grade trio

Fax promote reserve grade trio

Halifax RLFC have handed three reserve grade players first team contracts. Brandon Moore, Elliot Morris and James Woodburn-Hall have all signed new terms with the club after impressing head coach Richard Marshall. The trio are the first three players from

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Grix set to return after 18 months out

Grix set to return after 18 months out

Halifax coach Richard Marshall says that Simon Grix can have a significant impact on his side as he returns from long-term injury. Grix was the club’s highest-profile close-season recruit from Warrington Wolves, and is now ready to make an impact

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