Thursday, November 27, 2014
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Castleford Tigers

Dorn: Play-offs are the minimum requirement

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Castleford Tigers full-back Luke Dorn has declared that the Tigers are aiming to reach the play-offs after their blistering start, and he has credited the club’s rise to a gruelling pre-season camp. The Tigers lie third in the Super League table, with six wins from eight games after going down narrowly to leaders St Helens on Friday. Dorn, who rejoined ... Read More »

Luke Dorn ruled out for up to a month with injury

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Castleford Tigers have been dealt a huge blow ahead of the busy Easter schedule, as full-back Luke Dorn could miss a month of action due to injury. Dorn – a TotalRL.com columnist – sustained the injury during Cas’ heartbreaking late loss to St Helens on Friday, and Powell confirmed the injury on Wednesday. However, he did admit that his squad ... Read More »

Powell slams referee Thaler in wake of Saints loss

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Castleford coach Daryl Powell has criticised the performance of referee Ben Thaler and blamed some of his decisions for the Tigers’ first home defeat of the season against St Helens last week. Powell accepted that his side’s performance was the biggest factor in the loss, but believes some costly mistakes were made, in particular not going to the video referee ... Read More »

Match Report: Castleford Tigers 28-30 St Helens

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In a nutshell St Helens recovered from an 18-0 first-half deficit to retain their unbeaten record wit a late 28-30 victory. How it unfolded The Tigers shot into an early lead with tries from Jake Webster, Michael Shenton and Grant Millington, all of them goaled by Marc Sneyd. St Helens finally got into the game when Sia Soliola touched down ... Read More »

Friday Flashback: Castleford v St helens

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The Friday Flashback is a weekly feature that takes Friday night’s televised game in the Super League, and asks our followers on Twitter for their favourite clashes between the two sides over the years. This week, we take a look at clashes between the two sides who currently occupy the top two spots in Super League 2014 – Castleford and St Helens. ... Read More »

Justin Carney signs long-term deal at Castleford Tigers

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Castleford Tigers have pulled off a huge coup by tying down star winger Justin Carney to a long-term deal at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle. The 25-year-old, who has posted 31 tries in 28 games since joining the club from Sydney Roosters last season, has signed a five-year contract with the club, with his current deal set to expire at the end ... Read More »

Castleford Tigers set to make changes for St Helens clash

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Daryl Powell’s notorious rotation policy has come into effect again at the Castleford Tigers, as he makes four changes to his 19-man squad for Friday’s televised clash against St Helens. There are four changes with Daryl Clark, Craig Huby and Grant Millington returning to the squad having been rested for the Tetley’s Challenge Cup win at Batley Bulldogs last Sunday. ... Read More »

Get the new Rugby League World Magazine!

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The May 2014 issue of Rugby League World Magazine is available to download now. Get the app from Apple Newsstand or GooglePlay, or click here to read it online now at Pocketmags.com. Print edition in shops from Friday 11th April. Get it delivered from the TotalRL.com Shop. What’s inside: Few players in Super League have had the spotlight cast as ... Read More »

Daryl Powell ready for “massive” St Helens test

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Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell is ready for what he describes as a “massive” test for his side this Friday, as they lock horns with St Helens live on Sky Sports. The Tigers and the Saints have been two of the early pacesetters in Super League 2014, and it promises to be a mouthwatering clash at what will be ... Read More »