Saturday, August 30, 2014
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Stats Zone: Challenge Cup quarter-final special

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Another weekend of Rugby League is upon us, and the spotlight moves away from Super League for a week, as the quarter-finals of the Tetley’s Challenge Cup take place. After Widnes booked their place in the semi-finals last night by defeating Keighley, six other teams are battling it out for three spots in the last four – including Championship side ... Read More »

It’s great to be a Bull, says Luke Gale

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Bradford Bulls half-back Luke Gale insists he is loving life at the club once again, after praising new owner Marc Green for transforming the club. Green acquired control of the Bulls earlier this season, and Gale admits although the club is still rebuilding after numerous financial sagas, both Green and Managing Director Steve Ferres should be applauded for the way ... Read More »

Where are they now? Bradford Northern legend Jon Hamer

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A veteran of 12 seasons with Bradford Northern, and a two-time Yorkshire Cup winner, Jon Hamer is steeped in Odsal folklore and was awarded a testimonial for his service to the club in 1994. In his playing days, he lined up alongside the likes of Brian McDermott, Steve McNamara and Brian Noble, and has since followed in their footsteps by ... Read More »

Cummins could be coach of the year, says Tony Smith

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Warrington Wolves head coach Tony Smith has paid tribute to Bradford boss Francis Cummins, insisting he should be a leading contender for Super League’s coach of the year accolade – regardless of whether the Bulls stay up. Cummins has faced major traumas during his first two seasons in charge of the Bulls, with numerous financial sagas often overshadowing the work ... Read More »

Marc Green: We would be back up in a year

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Bradford Bulls owner Marc Green says his side would target promotion in their first second-tier season if they are relegated at the end of this year. The Odsal club could find out today if they are to be given any of their six deducted points back as an independent panel meets to decide their fate. Green, who claims he would ... Read More »

Danny Addy: Bulls only 160 minutes away from Wembley

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The experience of playing in a string of important matches has been the perfect preparation for a Challenge Cup quarter-final, according to Bradford forward Danny Addy. The Bulls star was speaking ahead of his side’s clash with Warrington Wolves at The Provident Stadium on Sunday (KO 3.30pm). The Odsal outfit head into the tie on the back of a morale-boosting ... Read More »

Have your say: Should Bradford get any points back?

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On Wednesday, an independent panel will meet to decide whether or not Bradford Bulls deserve to get any of their six deducted points restored. It is without doubt one of the most important days in the club’s history as it could well decide their fate. If they get all six back, they’re level on points with Wakefield, while four – ... Read More »

Arundel: Bulls have chance regardless of appeal result

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On-loan Hull FC centre Joe Arundel insists Bradford Bulls have a chance of staying up even if Wednesday’s points appeal is unsuccessful. The Odsal outfit were docked six points for entering administration over Christmas but their appeal will be heard tomorrow. It is unknown whether or not any points will be restored, but Arundel, who is on a season-long loan ... Read More »