Monday, September 22, 2014
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Bradford Bulls

Former Bradford Bulls chairman votes for Kear to get job


Former Bradford Bulls chairman Peter Hood believes the strongest candidate to take the vacant job at Odsal is John Kear, with his experience in relegation dogfights a key factor in him getting his vote. Hood – who left the club in 2012 after a well-documented power struggle – believes that although the likes of James Lowes and Glenn Morrison are ... Read More »

Bradford Bulls ready for challenge, says Blythe


Bradford Bulls star Matty Blythe insists the club are ready to pick themselves up after a tough week, and kickstarting their bid for survival by beating Hull Kingston Rovers tonight. In a week which has seen boss Francis Cummins and assistant Lee St Hilaire leave the club, the Bulls could end it as many as ten points from safety, which ... Read More »

Bradford Bulls are at ‘rock bottom’, says Walker


Bradford Bulls star Chev Walker admits the club are at ‘rock bottom’, as they look to round off a difficult week by beating Hull KR and keeping their slim relegation hopes alive. The Bulls are eight points from safety in Super League, and with time running out, the club chose to part company with boss Francis Cummins earlier this week. ... Read More »

Bradford Bulls to decide on further action next week

Bradford Bulls owner Marc Green

Bradford Bulls chairman Marc Green has said in a statement that the club will decide whether to take further action regarding the decision by an Independent Sporting Panel to uphold their six-point deduction within the next week. The Bulls were informed last week they would not be getting any points back after their entry into administration earlier this year – ... Read More »

Video highlights: Salford Red Devils v Bradford Bulls


Extensive video highlights from last week’s round 16 encounter between relegation rivals Salford Red Devils and Bradford Bulls… Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with Total Rugby League on the social media platform of your choice. Read More »

James Lowes to hold talks with Bradford Bulls


Leeds Carnegie coach James Lowes has moved a step closer to becoming the new Bradford Bulls head coach, after he was granted permission to speak to the Super League club about the vacancy. Lowes, who publicly threw his hat into the ring yesterday regarding the job, will now speak to his former club about taking over from Francis Cummins – ... Read More »

Sacking Cummins wrong, says Bradford Bulls captain

Bulls captain Matt Diskin is retiring at the end of the season. (Click image to read more). ©JoeWhitley

Bradford Bulls captain – and temporary coach – Matt Diskin has said that the decision to sack head coach Francis Cummins and assistant Lee St Hilaire was the wrong one for the club’s future. The duo were dismissed on Monday following Bradford’s defeat to Salford Red Devils, with Diskin placed in charge ahead of Friday’s game against Hull Kingston Rovers. ... Read More »

Diskin not interested in Bradford Bulls job


Temporary Bradford Bulls coach Matt Diskin has confirmed he is not interested in the role on a full-time basis, as the fallout continues from the departure of Francis Cummins from the club. Diskin will take charge for the first time this Friday, as the Bulls look to launch a remarkable survival bid by toppling Hull Kingston Rovers and narrow the ... Read More »

James Lowes puts his hand up for Bulls job


Former Bradford Bulls hooker James Lowes has thrown his hat into the ring for the coaching vacancy at Odsal. The relegation-threatened Bulls have begun the search for a successor to Francis Cummins after he and assistant coach Lee St Hilaire were sacked on Monday. Club captain Matt Diskin has been handed the reins on a temporary basis ahead of Friday’s ... Read More »

Opinion: Five candidates for next Bradford Bulls coach


You will all now be fully aware of the big breaking news in the world of Rugby League on Monday – as Bradford Bulls head coach Francis Cummins has left the club. Well into his second season in charge – having been at the club since 2010 when he was appointed as assistant to Mick Potter – Cummins and assistant ... Read More »