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Sharp pleased with Featherstone progress

Sharp pleased with Featherstone progress

Jon Sharp has expressed his delight at Featherstone’s form in pre-season. Rovers picked up their best win of the year by defeating Super League outfit Wakefield Trinity 28-20 yesterday, extending their run of victories to four. Sharp saw several of

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Chisholm fumes at ‘unforgivable’ handling at Bradford

Chisholm fumes at ‘unforgivable’ handling at Bradford

To read the full version of this hard-hitting interview with Chisholm, who discusses life at Bradford during administration and liquidation, plus insight into the new owners of the club, buy League Express right now in stores or online at totalrl.com/le

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Pre-season round-up: Bradford and Toronto fall to defeats in first games

Pre-season round-up: Bradford and Toronto fall to defeats in first games

There was no fairytale result for Bradford in their first match since the reformation but put in a spirited performance against Huddersfield before going down 28-10. Sebastine Ikahihifo scored two tries for the Giants, while Joe Keyes etched his name

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What’s Inside League Express? 23 January edition

What’s Inside League Express? 23 January edition

To get your copy of the paper when it hits digital news-stands on Sunday night, click here to ensure the biggest read in rugby league is delivered straight to your smart device. We feel like dubbing our issue this week

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Bradford suffer valiant defeat in first game since reformation

Bradford suffer valiant defeat in first game since reformation

Bradford have lost their first game since reformation – but put a valiant effort as a youthful Bulls side lost 28-10 to Super League side Huddersfield in Luke Robinson’s testimonial match. The Bulls – featuring a side made up mostly

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Featherstone reveal 2017 squad numbers

Featherstone reveal 2017 squad numbers

AFTER completing the signings of James Lockwood and Josh Hardcastle, Featherstone Rovers head coach Jon Sharp has today revealed his 2017 squad numbers ahead of the club’s Kingstone Press Championship campaign. Club stalwart Ian Hardman, who recently celebrated his testimonial as

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Hornets all set for Law Cup

Hornets all set for Law Cup

In last year’s Law Cup at The Crown Oil Arena Lewis Palfrey and Danny Yates lined up on opposite sides of the field as rivals. However, on Sunday they will be lining up side-by-side. Rochdale Hornets’ new partnership was on show

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Bradford’s 26-man squad – who’s in it?

Bradford’s 26-man squad – who’s in it?

Perhaps the most peculiar announcement to come out of Bradford’s press conference on Friday was the confirmation that 26 players had signed up to be a part of the new Bulls squad. Fears that the club wouldn’t be able to

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Bradford confirm Toovey as new head coach

Bradford confirm Toovey as new head coach

The new owners of Bradford have appointed Geoff Toovey as their new head coach. Toovey, 47, was previously the head coach of NRL side Manly Sea Eagles before being sacked midway through the 2015 season. He will take charge with

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Kilshaw blasts RFL’s disciplinary system

Kilshaw blasts RFL’s disciplinary system

Rochdale Hornets coach Alan Kilshaw has called on the RFL to address their flawed disciplinary procedures. Kilshaw believes that the current system is not fit for purpose and is having an adverse effect on part-time clubs who are taking time

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