Monday, January 26, 2015
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Castleford Tigers

Daryl Powell: Castleford’s luck will turn

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We speak to Castleford head coach Daryl Powell after his team’s close one-point defeat to Huddersfield at the John Smith’s Stadium on Sunday. Castleford started brightly on Sunday, racing away to a 12-0 lead, but the Giants clawed their way back in and managed to close out the match with a field goal with five minutes left. Powell is taking ... Read More »

Video highlights: Huddersfield Giants 29-28 Castleford Tigers

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What to look out for 12’ – Michael Shenton opens the scoring thanks to a Grant Millington offload. The former St Helens centre fends off Leroy Cudjoe to cross the whitewash. Marc Sneyd adds the conversion: 0-6 14’ – Justin Carney – one of Super League’s most exciting wingers – scores a superb individual try, breaking through the first line ... Read More »

Match report: Huddersfield Giants 29-28 Castleford Tigers

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In a nutshell A Danny Brough drop-goal was all that separated the sides. How it unfolded 12’ – Michael Shenton opens the scoring thanks to a Grant Millington offload. The former St Helens centre fends off Leroy Cudjoe to cross the whitewash. Marc Sneyd adds the conversion: 0-6 14’ – Justin Carney – one of Super League’s most exciting wingers ... Read More »

Castleford Tigers sign Lee Jewitt

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Castleford Tigers have confirmed the signing of Lee Jewitt on a deal until the end of the 2014 season, subject to clearance from the French Rugby Federation. The prop will add further strength and depth to the Tigers squad at a time when injuries have depleted the forwards department. The 27-year-old started his career at Wigan Warriors for whom he ... Read More »

Boyle out for the season

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Castleford Tigers have been rocked by the news that Ryan Boyle will miss the rest of the season after he picked up a knee injury against Wakefield on Good Friday. The 26 year-old has only played three times for the Tigers this year after missing the opening rounds due to the knee injury that sidelined him for most of last ... Read More »

Daryl Powell confident ahead of Wigan clash

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Castleford coach Daryl Powell insists the Tigers are not daunted after drawing holders Wigan in the Challenge Cup quarter-finals. Indeed, the former Great Britain star cut a confident figure while discussing the mouthwatering tie, reminding everyone that his side won the last two meetings with the reigning double champions. “Obviously it is a tough draw, they are the holders, they ... Read More »

Powell thrilled with Tigers’ Cup performance

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Castleford coach Daryl Powell said he was delighted after his side comfortably disposed of Sheffield Eagles to cruise through to the Challenge Cup quarter finals yesterday. The Tigers, who have lost just two times this season, scored 12 tries in a 60-16 thumping and are now fourth favourites to lift the prestigious trophy. “I thought Sheffield were great to be ... Read More »

Match report: Castleford Tigers 60-16 Sheffield Eagles

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In a nutshell Castleford overpowered their Championship opposition and cruised into the next round of the Challenge Cup. The story of the game 3’ – Scott Turner try; Dominic Brambani missed goal: 0-4 7’ – Justin Carney try; Kirk Dixon missed goal (0/1): 4-4 11’ – Justin Carney try (second); Kirk Dixon missed goal (0/2): 8-4 17’ – Grant Millington ... Read More »

Match report: Castleford Tigers 40-6 Warrington Wolves

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In a nutshell A hat-trick of tries from Castleford captain Michael Shenton was a key factor as the Tigers put the Wolves to the sword in a convincing victory that puts them back into second place in the Super League table. How it unfolded The Tigers opened the score with an early try by James Clare, converted by Marc Sneyd, ... Read More »

Match report: Wakefield T Wildcats 20-43 Castleford Tigers

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In a nutshell Castleford Tigers got in front early but were forced to weather a storm to hold off the Wildcats and earn a valuable two points. How it unfolded 3’ – The Tigers’ star winger Justin Carney opens the scoring after finishing off a move started by Andy Lynch, who offloaded to Marc Sneyd, who then passed on to ... Read More »