Friday, December 19, 2014
Rugby League News

Kingstone Press Championship

Featherstone Rovers: Feisal Nahaboo releases statement

Fev

Former majority shareholder of Featherstone Rovers, Feisal Nahaboo, has released a statement explaining why he has left his post with the club. He said: “The fans need to know what the players know. I was 110 per cent behind the region. “I believe the resources being made available and the strategy deployed would have got the club into Super League. ... Read More »

Sunday’s Rugby League Results

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First Utility Super League Leeds Rhinos 32 Catalan Dragons 31 Wakefield Trinity Wildcats 20 Hull FC 20 Warrington Wolves 50 Bradford Bulls 24   Kingstone Press Championship Batley Bulldogs 34 Barrow Raiders 4 Doncaster 22 Whitehaven 16 Featherstone Rovers 56 North Wales Crusaders 18 Keighley Cougars 48 Rochdale Hornets 6 Leigh Centurions 30 Dewsbury Rams 22 Sheffield Eagles 14 Halifax ... Read More »

Plenty of guys in Town

Workington

Gareth Walker pays tribute to a great performance by Workington Town last Sunday. Few teams can this year have come through the amount of adversity that Workington Town had to contend with last weekend. Phil Veivers’ side have been close to recording a host of wins this season – they current have nine bonus points from 11 defeats – only ... Read More »

Goulding’s son signs for Barrow Raiders

Bobbie Goulding

Barrow Raiders head coach Bobbie Goulding has made things a family affair at the club, after it was revealed son Bradley is training with the Kingstone Press Championship club. The 18-year-old full-back was recently released by Warrington Wolves, and Goulding has moved quick to snap up his son, with the Raiders desperately trying to scramble away from the foot of ... Read More »

Keighley Cougars boss agrees new deal

Cougars player-coach Paul March

Keighley Cougars player-coach Paul March has signed a new contract with the Championship club, tying him down until the end of 2016. March – who is currently serving a two-month stadium ban – has lead the Cougars into the play-off places in the Kingstone Press Championship this year, as well as guiding the team into the quarter-finals of the Challenge ... Read More »

Featherstone Rovers confirm Sammut move

Jarrod-Sammut-Wakefield

Featherstone Rovers can officially confirm that Jarrod Sammut has join the club from Wakefield Wildcats on dual-registration and will be available for selection for the visit of North Wales Crusaders on Sunday. Second Row forward Liam Walsmley and centre/winger Lewis Price have both joined Kingstone Press Championship One side Hunslet Hawks for a month’s loan. Featherstone Rovers Head Coach Andy ... Read More »

Aston: Eagles need to change attitude

Mark Aston has another new player on board.

Struggling Sheffield Eagles have been told to rediscover some passion after slumping to their seventh defeat of the season against Keighley on Sunday. Last year’s Championship Grand Final winners now sit seventh in the table and are 20 points adrift of leaders Leigh Centurions. Third-place Halifax visit Owlerton this weekend and coach Mark Aston wants to see a change in ... Read More »

Leon Pryce has offer from Featherstone Rovers

Leon-Pryce

Catalan Dragons half-back Leon Pryce has an offer to join Featherstone Rovers from next season onwards, after Rovers majority shareholder Feisal Nahaboo revealed they have bid for his services. Pryce is out of contract with the Dragons at the end of the year, and Nahaboo insists they want him on board in West Yorkshire to help launch an assault on ... Read More »

Featherstone Rovers wanted Michael Monaghan

Michael Monaghan

Ambitious Featherstone Rovers majority shareholder Feisal Nahaboo has revealed that they almost secured a deal to reverse Michael Monaghan’s decision to retire, and bring him to Featherstone for 2015. Nahaboo spoke openly about the club’s future plans at a press conference, on Monday, and he confirmed a move for Monaghan was in the pipeline before falling through. “We did look ... Read More »

Bradford Bulls: Glenn Morrison keen on coaching job

Glen-Morrison

Contrary to reports published last week, Dewsbury Rams coach Glenn Morrison has confirmed his interest in coaching  former club Bradford Bulls. The Australian, 38, made 56 appearances for the Odsal outfit in his three seasons with the club. He told BBC Radio Leeds: “Bradford Bulls is close to my heart, it’s a great position and I’d love to get in ... Read More »

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