Marshall: It’s a bigger game for Bradford

Marshall: It’s a bigger game for Bradford

Halifax head coach Richard Marshall has shifted the pressure on to Bradford ahead of the massive West Yorkshire Derby on Sunday. Both teams are involved in a frantic race for the top four, with Batley and Featherstone also chasing a

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Halifax lose Manning for eight weeks

Halifax lose Manning for eight weeks

Halifax’s top-four hopes have received a significant blow, with second-row Dane Manning ruled out for eight weeks with a broken thumb. Manning, widely regarded as one of the best back-rows outside Super League, suffered the injury in Halifax’s victory over

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Halifax trio join York

Halifax trio join York

York City Knights have completed one-month loan deals for Halifax duo Adam Robinson and Sam Smeaton, while winger Tommy Saxton will remain at the club for the rest of the season. Prop Robinson has been on the fringes of the Halifax

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Halifax snap up local lad Punchard

Halifax snap up local lad Punchard

Halifax RLFC have confirmed the signing of England Lions scrum-half Morgan Punchard on a two-year contract. The former Lock Lane and Fryston Warriors amateur is the latest player to sign professional terms after impressing in the club’s reserve grade. The

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Grix could make return this weekend after almost two years out

Grix could make return this weekend after almost two years out

Simon Grix’s injury nightmare is nearing an end. It has been over 21 months since the 30-year-old last played when he suffered a double leg break while playing for Warrington. But he is expected to be named in Halifax’s 19-man

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Halifax confirm Bracek’s departure

Halifax confirm Bracek’s departure

Halifax have confirmed the mutual termination of Andy Bracek’s contract. The utility forward has been at the club since the beginning of 2013, making 87 appearances and scoring 10 tries. But he has seen his playing time limited this year,

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New Halifax star Boyle relishing regular first-team action

New Halifax star Boyle relishing regular first-team action

Ryan Boyle is determined to make his mark when he makes his Halifax debut against Featherstone on Sunday. The 28-year-old forward made his move to Fax on a season-long loan from Castleford after he opted to seek regular first team

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Three teams that need to win at Summer Bash

Three teams that need to win at Summer Bash

Sheffield Eagles It’s been a pretty dismal year for the Sheffield Eagles, who have struggled to adapt to life as a full-time team. Nine defeats in 14 matches league matches have left the Eagles eight points adrift of the top

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Fax secure Castleford forward on loan

Fax secure Castleford forward on loan

Halifax RLFC have completed the signing of prop Ryan Boyle on a season-long loan deal from Castleford Tigers. The former Salford forward is Richard Marshall’s second loan signing in just over a week, with Boyle joining Matt Sarsfield in joining

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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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