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Robins shock Centurions at Leigh Sports Village

Robins shock Centurions at Leigh Sports Village

Hull Kingston Rovers will progress to the sixth round of the Ladbroke’s Challenge Cup after defeating Super League club Leigh Centurions 10-23 at Leigh Sports Village on Saturday afternoon. The Robins took an early lead with two tries in the

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Time to re-think Easter for the Championship

Time to re-think Easter for the Championship

GARETH WALKER, the Championship correspondent of League Express, asks whether the heavy Easter programme should apply to Championship clubs. IS the Easter programme unfair on part-time players in particular? Last week this column charted the considerable sacrifice that these players

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Dewsbury land Featherstone forward

Dewsbury land Featherstone forward

Neil Kelly has made his first signing as Dewsbury’s head coach after signing Featherstone forward Sam Day on a one-month loan. The playmaker has been allowed to join the Rams to get some game time, with the likes of Anthony

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Hull KR lose James Donaldson for remainder of 2017

Hull KR lose James Donaldson for remainder of 2017

Hull Kingston Rovers forward James Donaldson has been ruled out for the remainder of the 2017 season after suffering a knee injury. Donaldson, who is currently the club’s joint top try-scorer this year alongside centre Andrew Heffernan, injured his anterior cruciate

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Ben Thaler to referee Dewsbury v Batley in Challenge Cup

Ben Thaler to referee Dewsbury v Batley in Challenge Cup

Leading Super League referee Ben Thaler will referee the Challenge Cup tie between Dewsbury and Batley this weekend rather than a top-flight tie. It is unclear whether Thaler has been dropped – especially given how there are only four Super League

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Championship star blasts RFL for Easter campaign

Championship star blasts RFL for Easter campaign

Dewsbury Rams player Dom Speakman has called on the RFL to change the current Easter schedule for part-time players. All Championship clubs played two games in four days over the Easter period, despite the vast majority of clubs being part-time.

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Featherstone flier Misi Taulapapa scores incredible try of the season contender

Featherstone flier Misi Taulapapa scores incredible try of the season contender

Featherstone Rovers’ Misi Taulapapa only made his return to action over the Easter period, but he proved that he hadn’t missed a beat as he scored a spectacular try in Rovers’ heavy victory over the Bulls. The 35-year-old produced one of

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Five things we learned from Easter Monday’s Championship action

Five things we learned from Easter Monday’s Championship action

1. Hull Kingston Rovers can be defeated Yes, the Robins fielded a team missing key stars in what could be argued is the most difficult away trip of the year. Nevertheless, Tim Sheens’ side was defeated by Toulouse, ending their

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TotalRL Power Rankings – w/c April 17th

TotalRL Power Rankings – w/c April 17th

With two rounds of action taking place in the top two tiers, there was plenty of opportunity for change in the Power Rankings. Here are the winners and losers since last week. 1. Leeds Rhinos (+6) The Rhinos are huge

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Sheffield cruise past Dewsbury

Sheffield cruise past Dewsbury

Garry Lo scored four tries as Sheffield’s revival continued with a fourth win in five games as they defeated Dewsbury 48-12. New Dewsbury coach Neil Kelly was officially in charge for the first time after overseeing his side’s first victory

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