Monday, February 2, 2015
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Match Previews

Match preview: Bradford Bulls v Hull Kingston Rovers

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Bradford caretaker player-coach Matt Diskin has recalled Brett Kearney, Jay Pitts and Alex Mellor into his 19-man squad for the visit of Hull KR. The trio replace Adam Henry, Joe Arundel and Jamie Foster. With Bradford eight points from safety, and with games running out, defeat here is almost unthinkable for the Bulls. Hull KR coach Craig Sandercock also makes ... Read More »

Match preview: Wigan Warriors v Castleford Tigers

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Wigan Warriors and Castleford Tigers will do it all again tonight, less than a week on from their fantastic Challenge Cup quarter-final. And the Warriors will be out for revenge, after Cas got the edge last time out to advance to the semi-finals of the cup, at the expense of last year’s winners. Wigan are able to welcome back some ... Read More »

Match preview: Leeds Rhinos v Huddersfield Giants

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Leeds Rhinos and Huddersfield Giants kick off this weekend’s Super League action with what is expected to be a thunderous West Yorkshire derby at Headingley Carnegie. With the Rhinos being made to work for their place in the semi-finals of the Tetley’s Challenge Cup last weekend against Leigh, backing up against a rejuvenated Giants outfit will be no easy task. ... Read More »

Match preview: Leeds Rhinos v Leigh Centurions

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The second Tetley’s Challenge Cup quarter-final of the weekend is another Super League v Championship affair, as Championship pace-setters Leigh Centurions take their unbeaten record to Headingley, as they face Leeds Rhinos. With the Rhinos still hunting their first cup victory since 1999, the Centurions will have to be at their best to produce a performance capable of beating what ... Read More »

Match preview: Widnes Vikings v Keighley Cougars

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The first of the four Tetley’s Challenge Cup quarter-finals takes place this evening, as the lowest ranked team left in the competition, Keighley Cougars, head to Widnes to face Denis Betts’ Vikings outfit. Keighley coach Paul March – who is still serving a two-month stadium ban – has indicated that he will send a very different Cougars side to the ... Read More »

Match preview: Warrington Wolves v Leeds Rhinos

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Warrington will be looking to keep up the pace with the top four in Super League, as they take on table-topping Leeds in tonight’s televised Super League clash. However, the Wolves will have to do it without two of their biggest players, as both Ben Westwood and Trent Waterhouse will be missing for Tony Smith’s men. Westwood is beginning a ... Read More »

TotalRL TV: Super League preview (part two)

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League Express editor Martyn Sadler and TotalRL news reporter Aaron Bower preview this weekend’s Super League clashes between London Broncos and Hull FC, Castleford Tigers and Hull Kingston Rovers, and the highly anticipated relegation battle between Bradford Bulls and Wakefield Wildcats. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League ... Read More »

TotalRL TV: Super League preview (part one)

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League Express editor Martyn Sadler and TotalRL news reporter Aaron Bower preview tonight’s Super League clash between Huddersfield Giants and Wigan Warriors and discuss Friday night’s mouth-watering trio of matches – Leeds Rhinos v Warrington Wolves, Catalan Dragons v Widnes Vikings, and St Helens v Salford Red Devils. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version ... Read More »

Match preview: Huddersfield Giants v Wigan Warriors

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Huddersfield Giants can move within two points of the top four if they secure victory tonight, but they will have a tough task on their hands, as they take on in-form Wigan Warriors at the John Smiths Stadium. The Warriors’ young clutch of stars were outstanding during their 25-4 victory over Salford last time out, as Shaun Wane’s men coped ... Read More »

Match preview: St Helens v Huddersfield Giants

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St Helens and Huddersfield will be looking to keep up the pace with leaders Leeds Rhinos tonight, as they lock horns in a hugely important Super League clash in front of the Sky cameras. The two sides had contrasting fortunes at Magic Weekend, with the Saints on the wrong end of a hammering from Warrington Wolves. And they will be ... Read More »