Chase’s future set to be discussed

Rangi Chase’s Castleford Tigers future will be discussed today after he allegedly became embroiled in another off-field incident. The former England halfback was allegedly involved in an altercation at Featherstone’s LD Nutrition Stadium during the Rovers’ Challenge Cup encounter with Halifax. Castleford’s hierarchy are now set to meet with Chase’s representatives to discuss his future with the club after the…

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Challenge Cup quarter-final draw

Defending champions Hull FC will host Super League table-toppers Castleford Tigers in the quarter-finals of the Challenge Cup. Cas’ put over half a century of points past St Helens to book their place in the last eight while Hull FC’s 62-0 victory over Catalans Dragons gifts Rugby League fans a mouth-watering tie in the next round. Warrington’s reward for dispatching…

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Castleford ease into cup quarter-finals

Castleford Tigers thrashed St Helens 53-10 as the Super League table-toppers moved into the quarter-finals of the Challenge Cup. Michael Shenton and Jake Webster went over for the hosts early on before St Helens replied through Ryan Morgan. Zeb Taia thought he had cut the lead further but his try was ruled out by the television match official and the Tigers ran riot…

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Powell confident Castleford would be better positioned to handle final

Castleford coach Daryl Powell has expressed his belief that if they get there, his current squad would be in a better position to win a Wembley final than three years ago: after admitting the class of 2014 weren’t ready. Powell’s league leaders switch their focus to the Challenge Cup this weekend with a testing last 16 tie against St Helens: a…

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Castleford “desperately want to do well” in Challenge Cup, says Shenton

This story first appeared in Monday’s League Express. To get the best rugby league news delivered to your smart device as soon as the paper is released every Sunday night, click here to open your online subscription. Castleford captain Michael Shenton admits the Tigers are desperate to transfer their league form into this year’s Challenge Cup. The Super League leaders…

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Powell praises Castleford after they edge thriller at Huddersfield

Castleford coach Daryl Powell expressed his delight after watching his side extend their lead at the top of the table to three points with a narrow victory at Huddersfield. Jesse Sene-Lefao’s late try proved to be the difference between the two sides, with Castleford winning 26-21 at the John Smith’s Stadium. After blowing teams off the park on certain occasions…

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