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Castleford Tigers

Jake Webster picks up fresh injury, out ‘a few weeks’

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Castleford star-centre Jake Webster has been sidelines for ‘a few weeks’ after tearing his groin in the Tigers’ first loss of the season against Salford on Sunday. The former New Zealand international, 30, was playing his first Super League game of the season after 12 months out with a knee injury. Coach Daryl Powell said: “Jake will be out for ... Read More »

Tigers release statement on fan pitch invasion

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Castleford Tigers have issued the following statement following yesterday’s First Utility Super League game with Salford Red Devils: “Sunday’s game at the AJ Bell stadium was marred by a fan who ran on to the field whilst the game was in play. “This action is not condoned by the club and we cannot let the actions of an individual spoil ... Read More »

Video highlights: Salford Red Devils 23-16 Castleford Tigers

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Extensive highlights from Sunday’s Super League clash between Salford Red Devils and Castleford Tigers at the AJ Bell Stadium. Click here to read our match report. 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 ... Read More »

Match report: Salford Red Devils 23-16 Castleford Tigers

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In a nutshell Rangi Chase was man of the match as Salford Red Devils ended Castleford Tigers’ unbeaten start to the season. How it unfolded First half: Red Devils open the scoring through Martin Gleeson, who gets his first try of the year; Greg Johnson then extends the lead after Salford dominate possession, Mullaney converts to make it 10-0; Cas ... Read More »

Tigers aren’t attached to Chase, insists Powell

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Castleford coach Daryl Powell claims the Tigers will have no emotional connection with former star Rangi Chase, who lines up against them for his new side Salford Red Devils later today. The 48-year-old, who is aiming to extend his side’s unbeaten start to the season, said: “Apart from having to deal with his ability as a player, emotionally we’re not ... Read More »

Match preview: Salford Red Devils v Castleford Tigers

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The spotlight will be on Rangi Chase this Sunday at the AJ Bell Stadium, with the England international set to make a spectacular return from injury against his former club. Chase has been absent since the first week of the season, when he picked up a leg injury that has seen him ruled out of the Devils’ last four games. ... Read More »

Castleford make one change for Salford clash

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Daryl Powell has made just one change to his 19-man squad to face Salford Red Devils this Sunday, as they look to make it six wins out of six. The solitary change is an enforced one, as the suspended Jordan Tansey is replaced by Luke Dorn, as the Tigers head to Salford in good spirits. Whilst Powell was disappointed to ... Read More »

Daryl Powell not focusing on Chase factor

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Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell insists his side are not concerning themselves over an emotional reunion with former star Rangi Chase this weekend, claiming they are merely focused on their own game. The unbeaten Tigers head to the AJ Bell Stadium to face a Salford side who have lost their last three – but could welcome back Chase this ... Read More »

Hull FC star loses appeal

Hull FC forward Micky Paea has had his appeal against a two-match ban dismissed by an RFL Disciplinary Panel. Paea appealed against the suspension and £300 fine imposed after he was found guilty of a Grade B offence of making dangerous contact with Richard Owen of Castleford Tigers in the 79th minute of the First Utility Super League Round 5 fixture ... Read More »

Match report: Castleford Tigers 19-16 Hull FC

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In a nutshell In a tight, tense and exciting encounter, Castleford edged Hull FC thanks to a late try and drop-goal. How it unfolded First half: Hull get the perfect start, with Fetuli Talanoa scoring on his side’s first possession thanks to a lovely quick pass from Kirk Yeaman, Crooks converts to make it 6-0; the home side respond with ... Read More »