Aston keen to look ahead after tough two years leading to Super League debut

CORY ASTON has revealed the ‘low points’ which have engulfed the last two years of his career as he waited to make his Super League debut, which he finally achieved last Thursday night. Aston made a try-scoring debut for Castleford as the Tigers beat Wakefield 28-26 to solidify third position in the table heading into Monday’s trip to Catalans. However,…

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Hardaker expecting hostile reception on return to Castleford on Friday

Zak Hardaker admits he is preparing himself for abuse and hostility aplenty as he returns to Castleford Tigers on Friday night for the first time since being sacked by the club following his drugs ban. Hardaker was suspended by the Tigers on the eve of the 2017 Grand Final after testing positive for cocaine, and never played for the club…

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Saints far too strong for Tigers

St Helens gave a blistering performance tonight in defeating Castleford Tigers 12-42 at the Jungle. The Tigers welcomed Grant Millington back into their squad after he completed a two-game suspension, while Saints coach Justin Holbrook selected the same squad that had won at Huddersfield in Round 6. St Helens took a grip on the game early on, with a try…

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Could Castleford be set to make a move for free agent Krisnan Inu?

Castleford Tigers have been linked with a move for out-of-contract, ex-Widnes and Catalans centre Krisnan Inu, but Daryl Powell has denied the rumours, saying there has been no communication with Inu. The Tigers were reportedly among a number of clubs interested in Inu, who was made redundant in the light of Widnes’ recent financial issues, which saw them go into…

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Tigers cruise to victory in London

Castleford Tigers retained their unbeaten record this season with a convincing 6-40 victory today against London Broncos at Trailfinders Stadium. The Tigers took the lead on five minutes when Peter Mata’utia took an offload from Paul McShane, who also added the goal. The Broncos responded when Rhys Williams scored in the corner and Kieran Dixon converted from touch. But then…

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Clarkson eager to make most of Castleford chance after turning to building trade in off-season

Chris Clarkson has revealed that he began working as a bricklayer throughout the toughest off-season of his career, as he searched in vain for a club to offer him a chance in 2019. He admits that now he is on board at Castleford, he’s determined to prove he belongs at the top level. The former Leeds and Hull KR forward…

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Powell slams talk of Radford being under pressure as ‘ridiculous’ ahead of Hull-Cas clash

Castleford coach Daryl Powell has laughed off talk of his counterpart at Hull FC, Lee Radford, being under any sort of pressure ahead of their meeting on Thursday night. The Tigers head to the KCOM Stadium looking to inflict a thirteenth consecutive competitive defeat on Radford and Hull, as well as a second at the start of the 2019 campaign.…

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