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Bradford Bulls’ ownership dispute still unresolved

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Who owns the Bradford Bulls has still not been finally settled, after last Monday’s meeting between Omar Khan, the three reinstated club directors Mark Moore, Andrew Calvert and Ian Watt, debenture holder Marc Green of Safeguard Security and Ralph Rimmer, the Operational Director of the RFL. The meeting succeeded in persuading Moore, Calvert and Watt to withdraw their resignations as ... Read More »

Omar Khan still owns Bradford Bulls

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Bradford Bulls have revealed that Omar Khan is still the club’s owner, though work is going on behind the scenes to transfer all the shares. As things stand, Mark Moore, Ian Watt and Andrew Calvert do not own all of the shares in ‘OK Bulls’, but they were clear that the process was ongoing. “The club is still owned by ... Read More »

Matt Diskin retains Bulls captaincy for 2014

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Bradford Bulls hooker Matt Diskin has been named captain for the 2014 Super League campaign. The 31-year-old former Rhinos star skippered the West Yorkshire outfit alongside Heath L’Estrange last year. “I am extremely proud to be continuing as captain,” said Diskin. “It is great to be the leader of a group of people who are very grounded and humble in ... Read More »

Have your say on the new Bulls kit

Click the link below to vote for your favourite heritage Bulls kits. ©BradfordBulls

Bradford Bulls are launching a brand-new Heritage Range and the exact shirts reproduced will be chosen by fans. Supporters are invited to select their favourite design via an online vote with the first shirt to come from those worn in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Supporters have until 12pm on Wednesday (Dec 11) to vote for their favourite, from ... Read More »

Bulls players given 10 per cent pay cut, Gale off to Hull

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Bradford Bulls players have been told they will have to take a 10 per cent pay cut to help get the club through financial difficulties. And the club is claiming it will be forced to sell two players in a bid to show the RFL they are cutting costs immediately and are doing all they can to avoid administration. Halfback ... Read More »

Bulls board outlines financial position

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The Bradford Bulls board of directors have provided season-ticket holders with a full and frank analysis of the club’s current position, insisting the Bulls are not on the verge of administration. Chairman Mark Moore and fellow directors Andrew Calvert and Ian Watt addressed a packed Coral Stand, outlining their intentions to rebuild relations and secure the club’s long-term future. After ... Read More »

Bradford Bulls Super League 2014 fixtures

Sun Feb 16 Castleford Tigers (H) 3.00pm Thurs Feb 20 Wakefield T Wildcats (A) 8.00pm Sun Mar 2 London Broncos (H) 3.00pm Fri Mar 7 Hull FC (A) 8.00pm Sun Mar 16 Huddersfield Giants (H) 3.00pm Sun Mar 23 Hull KR (A) 3.00pm Fri Mar 28 Widnes Vikings (A) 8.00pm Fri Apr 11 Salford Red Devils (H) 8.00pm Fri Apr ... Read More »

Bulls announce pre-season schedule

Bradford Bulls have announced their pre-season schedule. The Odsal club will travel to Glen Morrison’s Dewsbury Rams on Sunday January 19 (3.00pm KO) before hosting Castleford a fortnight later on February 2 (also 3.00pm). Francis Cummins believes the two matches offer ideal preparation for the new season. “The two friendlies give us a perfect opportunity to test the players’ strength, ... Read More »

Bulls re-sign academy product

Bradford Bulls have announced the re-signing of 19-year-old academy product Sam Wood, who penned a three-year-deal. Wood made three Super League appearances in 2013 and has agreed to a contract that ties him to the Bulls until the end of the 2016 season. The young three-quarter made a try-scoring debut for Bradford in their big win over Rochdale in the ... Read More »

Bradford Bulls joint chairman leaves club

Bradford Bulls joint chairman Ryan Whitcut today announced he is leaving the West Yorkshire outfit after just 18 months at the helm. He joined initially as general manager but was made joint chairman under a new regime last month. In a statement, Whitcut said: “I am stepping down from my role at the Bradford Bulls after conversations with the governing ... Read More »