Thursday, January 29, 2015
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Ferguson misses out in Bulls squad for Huddersfield game

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Bradford Bulls have made just one change to their squad for this weekend’s second pre-season game against Huddersfield Giants. Forward Dale Ferguson is the man who does not feature, meaning he misses out on the opportunity to line up against his former club. That means the spare spot in the squad goes to centre Adam Henry, who comes in for ... Read More »

Keighley already targeting Super 8s in 2016

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Keighley Cougars are targeting a spot in the Super 8s next year – that’s the view of chairman Gary Fawcett, who wants the club to come “roaring” out of League 1 this season. Following their controversial relegation at the end of 2014, the Cougars are faced with the prospect of battling their way out of the third tier of domestic ... Read More »

Super League needs Bradford Bulls, says Harrison

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Bradford Bulls assistant coach Karl Harrison says that whilst he’s under no illusions about earning the right to get promoted, Super League is a competition that needs the Bulls in it. The club will compete outside of the top tier for the first time in Super League history in 2015, after relegation from the competition in 2014. Harrison has joined ... Read More »

Featherstone may have to switch league opener

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Featherstone Rovers may have to be forced into switching their opening league game of the season away from their Big Fellas Stadium home on February 15. Rovers open their Championship campaign against West Yorkshire rivals Hunslet Hawks on February 15, but after problems with the pitch forced them into cancelling a pre-season game against Salford Red Devils recently, the club ... Read More »

RFL to cap season launch with ‘Rugby League Rocks’ event

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The official launch of the eagerly-anticipated 2015 season will take place on Sunday February 1 (6.00pm) at Victoria Warehouse, Manchester when, for the first time, fans can take part in the opening celebrations at a fantastic new event – Rugby League Rocks. The 2015 season is set to be a special year for every First Utility Super League, Kingstone Press ... Read More »

Andrew Dixon joins Halifax on loan

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Kingstone Press Championship club Halifax have signed Salford Red Devils’ former St Helens forward Andrew Dixon on a one-month loan. The 24-year-old second-rower, who has made 102 Super League appearances, has been allocated a squad number by the Red Devils but is well down the pecking order for back-row spots at the AJ Bell Stadium. “Andrew’s a quality Super League ... Read More »

Bradford name strong squad for Castleford clash

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Bradford Bulls have named a strong squad for their opening pre-season friendly against Castleford this Sunday, with as many as 11 new faces expected to debut for James Lowes’ men. Stars such as Jake Mullaney and Harry Siejka are likely to make their bow for the Bulls, in a game which is doubling up as former Bull Andy Lynch’s testimonial ... Read More »

Featherstone Rovers sign Paul Wood

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Featherstone Rovers have announced the signing of experienced prop-forward Paul Wood from Warrington Wolves. Wood, who has amassed 339 appearances for the Wolves after making his debut in 2000, joins Rovers on a two-year deal and is hoping to feature in Rovers’ pre-season friendly on Sunday at Wakefield Trinity Wildcats. The signing of a three times Challenge Cup winner and ... Read More »

Leigh Centurions to stage Moimoi welcome event

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Leigh Centurions have announced they will host a welcoming event for marquee signing Fuifui Moimoi, which will take place at the club next Tuesday (13 January). The ticket-only event will see Moimoi presented to Leigh fans for the first time, after he touched down in the United Kingdom earlier today (Wednesday). Held in the club’s banqueting suite, there will be ... Read More »

The Rugby League images of 2014

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As it’s New Years Eve, we here at Total RL thought we’d take a look back at the last 12 months, and crown what has been another sensational year of Rugby League with a special image gallery. From Super League right through to the Championships, there has been excellent action all across the board. The cup competitions have also brought ... Read More »