Sunday, January 25, 2015
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Bradford Bulls unveil new-look backroom team

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Bradford Bulls have unveiled their restructured backroom team in preparation for the 2015 season – with the most notable announcement the arrival of former Featherstone head coach John Bastian as the club’s head of youth. England strength and conditioning coach Gary Dempsey has joined the club in the same capacity, whilst current Bulls captain Matt Diskin – who is retiring ... Read More »

Bradford Bulls announce five signings

Paul-Clough

Bradford Bulls have announced  more signings this evening, as part of their ‘Evening With The Bulls’ event. Jay Pitts has signed permanently from Hull FC, whilst Samir Tarahoui has signed from Whitehaven. Paul Clough has signed from St Helens, as well as Catalan hooker Jean-Philippe Baile. The final signing is Wakefield’s Lucas Walshaw. The club have also announced Matt Diskin ... Read More »

Bradford Bulls name youthful squad for London trip

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Bradford Bulls boss James Lowes has rung the changes for the club’s final game of the season this weekend, making no less than six changes to their 19-man squad for the trip to face London Broncos. Senior figures such as Matty Blythe, Jamal Fakir, Dale Ferguson and Lee Gaskell all miss out – meaning Fakir has played his last game ... Read More »

Luke George could walk away from Rugby League

Luke George

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 »

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 »

Matty Blythe: Something special will happen at Bradford

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Bradford utility Matty Blythe has said he feels something great can happen at the Bulls over the next couple of years and he can’t wait to be a part of it. The 25-year-old became the 20th member of the squad for next season, after having agreeing a new two-year deal with the club. And he admits he had no hesitation ... Read More »

Adrian Purtell signs on at Bradford Bulls

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Adrian Purtell has become the latest Bradford Bull to commit his future to the club, after today agreeing a new one-year deal. The Australian 29-year-old is the fifteenth member of James Lowes’ current squad to re-sign ahead of the 2015 campaign, taking the Bulls’ new-look roster to 23. The former NRL star, who enjoyed stints with Canberra Raiders and Penrith Panthers, has ... Read More »

Bradford Bulls sign prop Karl Davies

Karl Davies

Bradford Bulls have announced another signing for 2015, after completing the signature of Australian prop Karl Davies – with the 22-year-old signing a two-year deal with the club. Davies is currently plying his trade with Queensland Intrust Super Cup side Mackay Cutters, and joins the likes of USA international Mark Offerdahl and Castleford’s Dan Fleming as welcome arrivals for the ... Read More »

James Lowes: Bulls want to go out on a high

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Bradford coach James Lowes has called on his players to bring down the curtain in style on Saturday when they face London in their final Super League game for at least a year. The Bulls head to the capital for an end-of-season clash with the Broncos, who Lowes believes will provide a stern test. “We are looking for an instant ... Read More »

Bradford sign Ryan Shaw

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THREE-QUARTER Ryan Shaw has agreed a deal to become Bradford Bulls’ seventh new signing for next season, taking head coach James Lowes’ 2015 roster to 21. The talented youngster began the year as a Warrington Wolves player before departing for Barrow Raiders, where he has gone on to score nine tries in 25 appearances for the Kingstone Press Championship outfit. ... Read More »