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Taulapapa hopes Featherstone can be feared again

Taulapapa hopes Featherstone can be feared again

Featherstone Rovers recruit Misi Taulapapa hopes the squad can bring back the “fear” that opponents have playing against the club. The 33 year-old joins from Sheffield Eagles ahead of the 2016 campaign and believes the squad are united in their

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Dewsbury chief names joint captains for next season

Dewsbury chief names joint captains for next season

Dewsbury Rams Head Coach Glenn Morrison has appointed Ryan Hepworth and Paul Sykes as joint captains for the upcoming campaign. Former England international Sykes joins the Rams ahead of the new season from Featherstone Rovers, whilst Hepworth will begin his

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Naiqama named Broncos captain

Naiqama named Broncos captain

London Broncos have named Fiji international Wes Naiqama as their captain for the 2016 season. The 33 year-old has been handed the captaincy from current teammate Nick Slyney. Naiqama was part of the Broncos side who finished in a disappointing

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Top 5 wingers in the Championship

Top 5 wingers in the Championship

On the back of Misi Taulapapa’s signing with Featherstone Rovers, we took a look at the top five wingers in the Kingstone Press Championship. 1. Liam Kay (Leigh Centurions) With 27 tries in 28 games at Leigh Centurions last season,

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Featherstone Rovers sign Misi Taulapapa

Featherstone Rovers sign Misi Taulapapa

Featherstone Rovers have announced the signing of Samoan international Misi Taulapapa after his departure from Sheffield Eagles. Taulapapa joins on a one-year contract, subject to his Visa being cleared, and will join Featherstone with immediate effect. The 33 year-old joined

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Derek Beaumont admits Leigh nearly signed Chan

Derek Beaumont admits Leigh nearly signed Chan

Leigh Centurions head of rugby Derek Beaumont has revealed that the club came close to a deal for former Catalans and Huddersfield star Jason Chan – before he decided to announce his retirement from the sport. Leigh have recruited heavily

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Has new Reserve Championship been confirmed for 2016?

Has new Reserve Championship been confirmed for 2016?

It’s been mooted for several months now that a new reserve competition is set to go ahead in 2016 – but without official confirmation from the RFL, nobody has quite known where we are with it all. However, have they

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Fax swoop for Moore

Halifax have completed the signing of hooker Brandon Moore on a one-year deal. The youngster was released by Super League side Castleford at the end of last season after signing professional terms with the club in 2014. He was voted

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Broncos chief pleased with Leatherbarrow

Broncos chief pleased with Leatherbarrow

London Broncos head coach Andrew Henderson believes new signing Scott Leatherbarrow has added a different dimension to his squad ahead of the new season. The 25 year-old joined the club from Batley Bulldogs, after spells with South Wales Scorpions and

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Aston backs squad to adapt to full-time life

Aston backs squad to adapt to full-time life

Sheffield Eagles Head Coach Mark Aston believes his squad can cope with the physical demands of being a full-time club. The Eagles made the decision to turn professional at the end of last season after finishing 7th in the Qualifiers. With wholesale

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