Friday, January 30, 2015
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Castleford Tigers

Castleford Tigers receive mixed injury news


Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell has revealed that two of his big forwards will miss the rest of the season due to injury – although they are on the verge of welcoming back some other stars from injury. Props Ryan Boyle and Daniel Fleming are to miss the remainder of the campaign due to injury, with the two unable ... Read More »

Video: Clark and Carney assess Cas form


After a comprehensive and classy victory over Wakefield at Magic Weekend, Castleford stand-outs Justin Carney and Daryl Clark discuss the game and the weekend as a whole. Click here to read the match report and buy League Express for in-depth analysis and statistics. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and ... Read More »

Match report: Wakefield T Wildcats 12-50 Castleford Tigers


In a nutshell Castleford outclassed their local rivals in front of an enthusiastic crowd at Magic Weekend. How it unfolded 13’ – Daryl Clark try; Marc Sneyd goal (1/1): 0-6 18’ – Justin Carney try; Marc Sneyd goal (2/2): 0-12 22’ – Jordan Tansey try; Marc Sneyd goal (3/3): 0-18 30’ – Michael Shenton try; Marc Sneyd missed goal (3/4): ... Read More »

Frankie Mariano signs new contract at Castleford Tigers


Castleford Tigers have announced that Frankie Mariano has signed a two-year contract extension. The versatile second row joined the Tigers ahead of the current First Utility Super League season from Wakefield Wildcats and his new deal will see him remain at The Mend-A-Hose Jungle until the end of 2016. Mariano, 27, has featured in every Tigers game in Super League ... Read More »

Interview: Daryl Powell on the Cas success story


Rugby League World magazine finds out how Daryl Powell has transformed the fortunes of Castleford Tigers in less than a year at the helm… Daryl Powell knew that he had to fundamentally change the culture of Castleford Tigers soon after arriving at the club last season, both on and off the field. One brief moment during the winter summed up ... Read More »

Video highlights: Castleford Tigers 14-22 Leeds Rhinos


Ashley Gibson, Jordan Tansey and Liam Finn came back into the Tigers’ side that lost at Huddersfield on Sunday, replacing James Clare, Michael Channing and Jamie Ellis. The Rhinos brought in Ben Jones-Bishop to replace the injured Ryan Hall.The Tigers started the game brilliantly, when Kirk Dixon scored the opening try, getting on the outside of Tom Briscoe. Marc Sneyd ... Read More »

Errors cost us dear against Rhinos, says Daryl Powell

Cas coach Daryl Powell. ©RLPhotos

Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell insists the errors his side made during their 14-22 defeat to Leeds Rhinos cost them dear. The Tigers were actually leading 14-12 at the break, but a disastrous second-half saw them fail to post any points and slip to consecutive defeats for the first time in 2014. “We made too many errors in the ... Read More »

Match Report: Castleford Tigers 14 Leeds Rhinos 22

In a Nutshell Ben Jones-Bishop and Kallum Watkins both scored two tries for the Rhinos, while Jamie Peacock played for the full 80 minutes as the Rhinos overcame a spirited challenge from Castleford Tigers at the Mend-a-Hose Jungle. How it unfolded Ashley Gibson, Jordan Tansey and Liam Finn came back into the Tigers’ side that lost at Huddersfield on Sunday, ... Read More »

Match preview: Castleford Tigers v Leeds Rhinos

The year started with a bang for Castleford.

It is 3rd versus 1st in the Super League this evening, as Castleford Tigers and Leeds Rhinos lock horns in what will be a hugely anticipated West Yorkshire derby. With local pride – as well as competition points – up for grabs, the tension is expected to be enormous at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle, as two of the form sides in ... Read More »

Powell excited to take on arch enemies Leeds Rhinos

Cas coach Daryl Powell. ©RLPhotos

Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell admits that Cas fans – including himself – look forward to their clashes against Leeds Rhinos more than any other, and has fanned the flames ahead of the clash, stating the rivalry is so big because of the ‘big city, small town’ connection between Leeds and Cas. Both sides have been superb so far ... Read More »