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Championship focus – dual registration

Championship focus – dual registration

It’s the time of year that certain Championship coaches approach with caution. Two of them have admitted to this writer in recent weeks to uncertainty about the dual registration rules and their complications, after the controversy of 2014 when Batley

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McGuire wants more Championship games on TV

McGuire wants more Championship games on TV

Danny McGuire wants more Championship games to be shown on TV. A recent poll on TotalRL.com saw 92% of readers say they would prefer SKY to broadcast a Championship game in their Thursday night slot instead of a Super League

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Aston wants Sheffield to win Championship Shield

Aston wants Sheffield to win Championship Shield Updated

Sheffield Eagles coach Mark Aston wants his side to win the Championship Shield and finish the year on a high. The Eagles were widely expected to challenge for the top four again this season after having finished there last year.

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McGillvary reveals his pride in Batley’s achievements

McGillvary reveals his pride in Batley’s achievements

Huddersfield Giants and England winger Jermaine McGillvary admits he’s looking forward to hopefully facing former club Batley Bulldogs in the Qualifiers: saying he’s over the moon they have put themselves in with a chance of promotion to Super League. McGillvary spent

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Winding-up petition issued against Bradford

Winding-up petition issued against Bradford

A petition to wind-up the Bradford Bulls has been issued. According to a document published on The Gazette, a Petition to wind up the Championship club was presented on 11 July 2016 by the commissioners for HM revenue and customs. The

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Has the Championship changed perceptions about part-time sport?

Has the Championship changed perceptions about part-time sport?

  Bradford’s unthinkable omission from the Qualifiers has been a hot talking point this week, with many still questioning how a full-time club in a predominantly part-time division could miss out on a spot in the top four. However, it

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Leigh were “very close” to signing Jarryd Hayne, says Jukes

Leigh were “very close” to signing Jarryd Hayne, says Jukes

Rumours were swirling around last week that Leigh Centurions were seriously keen on making a play for multi-code star Jarryd Hayne – and the club’s coach has admitted they were “very close” to landing the World Cup winner for the

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Championship Shield fixtures revealed

Championship Shield fixtures revealed

Kingstone Press Championship Shield Super 8s – Round by Round Round 1 7 August 2016        Whitehaven                Bradford Bulls                     2.00pm 7 August 2016        Dewsbury Rams        Swinton Lions                     3.00pm 7 August 2016       Halifax                        Sheffield Eagles                  3.00pm 7 August 2016       Oldham                      Workington Town                

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The Qualifiers fixtures

The Qualifiers fixtures Updated

The Qualifiers Super 8s – Round by Round Round 1 6 August 2016        Featherstone Rovers        Leeds Rhinos                      3.00pm  (Sky) 6 August 2016        Leigh Centurions              London Broncos                  6.00pm 7 August 2016        Salford Red Devils           Huddersfield Giants             3.00pm 7 August 2016        Hull

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Green insists Bradford’s intention is to stay full-time in 2017

Green insists Bradford’s intention is to stay full-time in 2017

Bradford Bulls chairman Marc Green has insisted that the club’s intention is that they will stay full-time in 2017. Defeat to Featherstone on Sunday ensured the Bulls would miss out on a spot in the Qualifiers, leaving them to face

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