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Match preview: Warrington Wolves v Catalan Dragons

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An out-of-sorts Warrington side will be looking to avoid another shock defeat tonight, as they take on a resurgent Catalan Dragons live in front of the Sky cameras. After coming up short against relegation-threatened Bradford last time out, they will desperate to start heading up the table by beating the French outfit at the Halliwell Jones Stadium The big news ... Read More »

Video highlights: Catalan Dragons 37-24 Salford Red Devils

Leon Pryce makes a break. ©RLPhotos

Escaré scored his first try in the first minute, with Daryl Millard adding a second try six minutes later, and William Barthau converting the first. And Escaré got the Dragons’ third try after 19 minutes, after a dash downfield, with Barthau again converting, putting his side 16-0 ahead. But then the Red Devils began to fight back, which occurred after ... Read More »

Match report: Catalan Dragons 37-24 Salford Red Devils

Leon Pryce makes a break. ©RLPhotos

In a nutshell Morgan Escaré scored three tries for the Dragons as they won an entertaining game at the Stade Gilbert Brutus. How it unfolded Escaré scored his first try in the first minute, with Daryl Millard adding a second try six minutes later, and William Barthau converting the first. And Escaré got the Dragons’ third try after 19 minutes, after ... Read More »

In-form Whitehead sidelined with ankle injury

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Catalan Dragons’ in-form second-rower Elliott Whitehead is set to spend “several weeks” on the sidelines with an ankle injury, but has been cleared of a fracture. The former Bradford Bulls star, 25, has been in prolific form this year, scoring nine tries in as many appearances. He sustained the injury playing against his former club in a Challenge Cup fifth-round ... Read More »

Match report: Bradford Bulls 33-20 Catalan Dragons

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In a nutshell Bradford are through to the quarter finals of the Challenge Cup after coming from behind in impressive style to defeat the Catalan Dragons. The story of the game 2’ – Daryl Millard try; William Barthau missed goal (0/1): 0-4 10’ – Ben Pomeroy try; William Barthau goal (1/2): 0-10 13’ – Olivier Elima try; William Barthau goal ... Read More »

Match report: Catalan Dragons 37-24 Hull KR

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In a nutshell Catalan Dragons won their third match in a row thanks to a convincing display against Hull Kingston Rovers, who were noticeably lacking in energy following last week’s Hull derby. How it unfolded The match is best summed up in the words of Hull KR coach Craig Sandercock: “They were too good for us today, they seemed to ... Read More »

Match report: London 22-28 Catalan Dragons

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In a nutshell London were consigned to another defeat, as their search for their first win of 2014 continued. How it unfolded First half: Three tries from Catalan saw them romp into an 18-0 lead early on. However, London have themselves a sniff courtesy of a try through Mason Caton-Brown. Second half: Eloi Pelissier scored to make it 24-4, before ... Read More »

Match Report: Catalan Dragons 42-20 Widnes Vikings

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In a nutshell On a scorching afternoon in Perpignan the Catalan Dragons were too strong for Widnes Vikings, scoring nine tries as they gave their best performance of the season. How it unfolded The Dragons scored two tries in the first ten minutes, through Ben Pomeroy and Elliott Whitehead, neither of which Thomas Bosc could convert. And they extended their ... Read More »

Match report: Catalan Dragons 40-24 London Broncos

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In a nutshell Catalan’s resurgence continued as they saw off a dogged London in the South of France. How it unfolded First half: The Dragons led 16-6 at the break, as scores from Leon Pryce, Louis Anderson and Thomas Bosc put them in control. A Denny Solomona try was London’s only response. Second half: Three quick tries put the game ... Read More »