Thursday, August 21, 2014
Rugby League News

Castleford Tigers

Sinfield dismissed as Rhinos and Tigers draw

Leeds captain Kevin Sinfield was sensationally dismissed for headbutting Castleford star Luke Dorn with eight minutes remaining as the Rhinos and Tigers finished level on 24 points each. The Tigers opened the scoring when Michael Shenton touched down in the first minute, with Marc Sneyd adding the conversion. The Rhinos levelled when Tom Briscoe jumped for a Danny McGuire kick ... Read More »

Match preview: Leeds Rhinos v Castleford Tigers

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It’s arguably the biggest game between Leeds Rhinos and Castleford Tigers in years – as pointed out by Rhinos head coach Brian McDermott – with the winner claiming top spot on the Super League ladder. And the big story surrounding the clash is the return of Leeds full-back Zak Hardaker, who has completed a five-match ban for using abusive language ... Read More »

Castleford Tigers are full of confidence, says winger

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Castleford Tigers winger Kirk Dixon believes it will be a disappointment if they do not pick up a massive win against Leeds Rhinos this evening, claiming Cas have all the skills to cause the Rhinos plenty of trouble in their own backyard. Both sides know that the winner of the huge clash at Headingley Carnegie will top the Super League ... Read More »

Lee Jewitt signs new contract with Castleford Tigers

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Castleford Tigers’ prop Lee Jewitt has signed a two-year contract extension to keep him at The Mend-A-Hose Jungle until at least the end of the 2016 First Utility Super League season. The 27-year-old, who was released by Salford last season, moved to Castleford from French side Limoux, having previously played at Wigan Warriors. He has made seven appearances this season. ... Read More »

Biggest Leeds v Cas game in years, says Mac

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Brian McDermott has admitted Thursday’s huge Leeds Rhinos v Castleford Tigers clash is the biggest game between the two sides in years, as the prospect of top spot in Super League is on offer. The winners will top the table with a victory on Thursday, and McDermott is under no illusions about the task ahead of his side, saying that ... Read More »

Dorn and Hauraki return for Castleford Tigers

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Castlford Tigers have been handed a major boost ahead of Thursday night’s clash against Leeds, after full-back Luke Dorn and key forward Weller Hauraki returned to their 19-man squad. With the prospect of going top of the league if they topple the Rhinos at Headingley Carnegie, boss Daryl Powell has included two of his big hitters in his squad, after ... Read More »

Video highlights: Castleford Tigers v Huddersfield Giants

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Extensive video highlights from Friday’s Super League round 20 clash between Castleford Tigers and Huddersfield Giants. For in-depth analysis and statistics, buy a copy of today’s League Express newspaper. What do you think about this game? Discuss this, and many other Rugby League topics, on or free fans’ forum. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online ... Read More »

Castleford Tigers sign Denny Solomona

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Castleford Tigers has announced the signing of Denny Solomona from London Broncos on a two-year deal from the start of 2015. The 20-year-old, who has scored seven tries in 16 games for the Broncos this season, will link up with the Tigers over the winter, and becomes the club’s third signing for next season alongside Junior Moors and Ben Roberts. ... Read More »

Tigers secure 44-30 victory over Giants

Castleford Tigers consolidated the top four with a convincing 44-30 victory over Huddersfield Giants at the Mend-a-Hose Jungle tonight. The Giants took an early lead when Chris Bailey burrowed over the line from dummy-half, with Leroy Cudjoe converting. But the Tigers replied quickly when Marc Sneyd caught on the full a long kick by Luke Robinson, and he broke through ... Read More »

Match preview: Castleford Tigers v Huddersfield Giants

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Two of the top sides in Super League lock horns in a thrilling Friday night clash tonight, as high-flying Castleford Tigers take on Huddersfield Giants at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle. After an impressive win at Widnes last time out, the Tigers will be looking to once again cement their position in the top four with a win, but boss Daryl Powell ... Read More »