Castleford prop Andy Lynch to retire at the end of the season

On the eve of his 500th career appearance, Andy Lynch has confirmed his retirement plans, with the forward to bow out of the sport at the end of this season. Lynch made his professional debut back in 1999 with the Tigers as a 19-year old after coming through the Castleford Academy ranks. While with the Tigers, Lynch represented Yorkshire and…

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Luke Gale revealed as cover star for upcoming Rugby League game

Castleford Tigers star Luke Gale has landed has been revealed as the cover star of the upcoming game Rugby League Live 4. Gale, the current Albert Goldthorpe Medal winner, has enjoyed an incredible rise to superstardom following his move to the Tigers, something that has been recognised by his selection on the cover of the latest instalment in the popular…

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Powell heaps praise on Lynch ahead of historic 500th career appearance

Castleford coach Daryl Powell has praised veteran prop Andy Lynch as he steps into a unique club on Sunday with his 500th career appearance. The likeable Lynch, who will feature during the Tigers’ game against Warrington to bring up the milestone, made his professional debut in 1999: actually playing against his current coach during his early years as a player!…

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QUIZ: Can you name the highest try-scorers in a single Super League season?

We’ll be impressed with anyone who gets a full house here.. As we all know, Super League’s try-scoring record for a single season was broken last season – but we’ve put together the 14 highest single-season totals for Super League tries, and we want you to get as many as you can. You’ve got just five minutes..

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WATCH: Castleford wingers show off their incredible finishing skills!

Ever wondered how Castleford’s flying wingers perfect the art of finishing? Most Super League wingers these days are able to finish spectacularly in the corner, with many agreeing that the removal of the corner flag as counting towards being in touch perhaps being one of the best rule changes in recent years. It means we’ve seen a flurry of spectacular…

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Powell describes Saints triumph as one of his “biggest wins”

Daryl Powell claimed his side’s victory over St Helens was one of the biggest wins of his career. The Tigers, without the likes of Zak Hardaker, Luke Gale and Michael Shenton, scraped to victory to secure their four-point lead at the top of the table remained intact. Powell couldn’t contain his delight after Tom Holmes’ late try secured the result.…

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SQUAD NEWS: All the squads for Sunday’s Super League action

Castleford v St Helens (3:30pm) As expected, Castleford coach Daryl Powell makes a plethora of changes for Sunday’s game with St Helens. Matt Cook and Adam Milner are injured while Luke Gale, Zak Hardaker, Mike McMeeken, Grant Millington and Michael Shenton are rested. There are potential debuts for the likes of Tuoyo Egodo and Jake Trueman in a much-changed squad.…

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Paul McShane best hooker in Super League after England call, says Daryl Powell

Castleford coach Daryl Powell believes Paul McShane is the best hooker in Super League at present following his first call-up into the England squad this week. The former Leeds and Wakefield man has been in superb form for the Super League leaders this year, whether that be in his regular position of hooker or filling in at half-back due to…

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