Monday, September 15, 2014
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Keighley Cougars to meet with lawyers over possible action

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Keighley Cougars chairman Gary Fawcett will meet with with an industry leading lawyer on Thursday, as the club look into potential legal action over their relegation from the Championship. The Cougars were relegated to the third tier after their 26-24 defeat to Featherstone which, coupled with Batley’s victory over Doncaster, saw them take the fifth and final relegation spot in ... Read More »

Luke George could walk away from Rugby League

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Departing Bradford Bulls winger Luke George has revealed he may consider pursuing a career away from Rugby League, after admitting he is unsure what the future holds in the coming weeks and months. George will not be offered a new deal at the Bulls after just one season with the club, after making just 12 appearances during the first year ... Read More »

Cas sign London Broncos duo Moore and McMeeken

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Castleford Tigers have completed the double signing of London Broncos duo Scott Moore and Mike McMeeken, with both men joining the club on two year contracts. They become the third and fourth players to sign up from the capital, with Denny Solomona and Matt Cook also penning deals to join Cas next year. Former London man Luke Gale is also ... Read More »

Huddersfield Giants sign Craig Huby

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Huddersfield Giants have announced the signing of Castleford Tigers star Craig Huby for the 2015 season, with the prop becoming the Giants’ first new addition for their 2015 season. Huby has been in incredible form for a Castleford side who can still finish top of Super League should results go their way this weekend, with the move across West Yorkshire ... Read More »

Clare and Millington sign on at Castleford Tigers

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Castleford Tigers have confirmed that two of their key squad members have signed new contracts with the club, as James Clare and Grant Millington have both penned fresh deals. Clare has signed until the end of the 2016 season, with the possibility of a further two years on the table should both parties agree, with Millington signing a long-term deal ... Read More »

Bradford Bulls sign Chris Ulugia from Mackay Cutters

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Bradford Bulls have announced their second signing of the day – after announcing the capture of three-quarter Chris Ulugia, who arrives as the ninth new addition to James Lowes’ squad for 2015. The 22-year-old, who can operate at centre, full-back and on the wing, has tonight put pen to paper on a two-year deal with the club. Ulugia joins forwards ... Read More »

Vikings release Dave Allen and Keiran Butterworth

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Widnes Vikings have confirmed that Dave Allen and Kieran Butterworth will leave the Cclub at the end of the season. Allen rejoined the Vikings in 2010 after a spell in Cumbria and has played an important role in Denis Betts’’ squad since his return but he will move on to pastures new once the Vikings’ play-offs assault is complete. The ... Read More »

#AskTheRef: All the best bits from this week

Referees James Child, Tim Roby, Phil Bentham, Ben Thaler Richard Silverwood, and Robert Hicks. ©SimonWilkinson

Every Tuesday evening, operating under the handle @RFLReferees, Super League’s top whistleblowers answer questions on social networking site Twitter from fans relating to matches from the preceding weekend. Here are some of the best questions and answers from last night’s session, which relate to games in round 26. NB It is interesting to note that Chris Annakin’s tackle on Garreth ... Read More »

Brough out for Huddersfield Giants

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Huddersfield Giants have been dealt a major blow ahead of this weekend’s clash against St Helens, after Danny Brough was left out of their 19-man squad to face the table-topping Saints. A win for the visitors will ensure they end the regular season as the league leaders – and their task has been made a lot easier via the absence ... Read More »

Six of the Best: Man of Steel 2014 contenders

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With the business end of the season fast approaching, attention is fast turning to the raft of team and individual honours that will be handed out at the end of the current campaign. With Old Trafford starting to come into vision as the regular season comes to a close this weekend, the Super League Dream Team will be announced this ... Read More »