Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Match Previews

Championship Preview: Sheffield Eagles v Dewsbury Rams

Sunday 2.00pm at Owlerton Stadium Sheffield are still looking for their first win in the Kingstone Press Championship on home soil following their return to the Owlerton Stadium. Their homecoming against Rochdale was postponed through a waterlogged pitch and their first appearance at Owlerton was spoilt when they fell to a defeat to visitors Barrow. The Eagles will be without ... Read More »

Championship Preview: Doncaster v Featherstone Rovers

Sunday 3.00pm at the Keepmoat Stadium Doncaster are looking to return to winning ways at the Keepmoat in an intriguing top of the table contest. They lost to Dewsbury Rams on their last home appearance but have since won at Batley Bulldogs, and defeated the British Army in the Challenge Cup. Indeed, both the Dons and Featherstone have only lost ... Read More »

Match preview: Leeds Rhinos v London Broncos

Ryan Hall taking the ball in against Hull KR. ©RLPhotos

Headingley Carnegie stages a meeting of two teams in contrasting form tonight, as the unbeaten Leeds Rhinos take on London Broncos, who have yet to pick up a point in 2014. After last week’s impressive victory over an in-form Widnes Vikings side, confidence will be high amongst the Leeds ranks that they can record their fifth victory in six games ... Read More »

Match preview: Warrington Wolves v Wigan Warriors

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It is a rerun of the 2013 Super League Grand Final tonight, as Warrington and Wigan lock horns once again in what promises to be a titanic tussle. It has been far from a perfect start for both sides so far in 2014, but the Wolves are on somewhat of a roll after recording three straight victories in as many ... Read More »

Match preview: Castleford Tigers v Hull FC

The crowd go wild at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle. ©RLPhotos

Castleford Tigers will be looking to preserve their unbeaten start to Super League XIX this afternoon, as they face Hull FC at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle. The Tigers have recorded four wins from their first four games, including a dramatic 36-31 victory over Wigan last Sunday. They have recieved a welcome boost on the injury front too, with centre Jake Webster ... Read More »

Match preview: Bradford Bulls v Huddersfield Giants

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West Yorkshire rivals Bradford Bulls and Huddersfield lock horns this afternoon, with the Giants looking to avenge a brace of defeats suffered at the hands of the Bulls last year. The Bulls sprung a surprise early last campaign by winning at the John Smiths Stadium, before dismantling a youthful Giants outfit in the final weekly round clash of 2013. That ... Read More »

Match preview: London Broncos v Wakefield Trinity Wildcats

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Wakefield will be looking to make it back-to-back wins in the Super League, and inflict a fifth straight defeat in the London Broncos in the process on Saturday. After thrashing Catalan Dragons last time out, a second straight win would make for fantastic viewing for the Wildcats fans, who are seeing their squad slowly come together after some late recruitment. ... Read More »

Super League preview: St Helens v Catalan Dragons

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Two teams in contrasting form meet at Langtree Park on Friday night, as the unbeaten, table-topping St Helens take on Catalan Dragons, who are yet to pick up a point in Super League XIX. Things could not be going much better for Nathan Brown’s men, as four wins from four have seen them shoot to the top of the early ... Read More »

Super League preview: Salford Red Devils v Warrington Wolves

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Salford will be looking to avoid a third consecutive Super League defeat on Friday, as captain Adrian Morley faces his former club, the Warrington Wolves. After losses against St Helens and Widnes, the onus is very much on Brian Noble’s men to halt their mini-slide, and get back on the victory trail on their own patch. However, they face a ... Read More »

Super League preview: Leeds Rhinos v Widnes Vikings

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Two of the early top four clash in Super League tonight, as the Leeds Rhinos host the Widnes Vikings – with both teams putting their unbeaten records on the line at the Headingley Carnegie Stadium. The Rhinos dropped their first points of 2014 last week, as they claimed a point in a thrilling 12-12 draw with the Huddersfield Giants. Their ... Read More »