Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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Video highlights: Warrington Wolves 42-10 Catalan Dragons

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Catalan winger Michael Oldfield almost scored in the 15th minute after great work by Leon Pryce, but he was just pushed into touch by Matty Russell. Warrington went down to the other end of the pitch, and after good work by Gene Ormsby the ball was moved quickly to the right for Joel Monaghan to open the scoring. Chris Bridge ... Read More »

Laurent Frayssinous: I didn’t see that coming

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Catalan head coach Laurent Frayssinous has lamented his team’s terrible performance against Warrington on Friday and revealed he had no inkling the woeful display was on the cards. The Dragons have been solid in recent weeks, winning their last four matches in a row, but failed to turn up at the Halliwell Jones Stadium. A disappointed Frayssinous said the Dragons ... Read More »

Tony Smith hails Wolves’ kicking game

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Warrington head coach Tony Smith has praised his side’s kicking game and the influence of the halves Stefan Ratchford and Chris Bridge in last week’s 42-10 smashing of Catalan Dragons. Smith is hoping his side continues to improve after an inconsistent start to the season. Warrington were far too good for the Dragons, who were abysmal in Friday’s night match. ... Read More »

Match report: Warrington Wolves 42-10 Catalan Dragons

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In a nutshell The Wolves were far too strong for the Catalan Dragons tonight at the Halliwell Jones Stadium tonight, leading 24-0 at half-time and pulling further away in the second half. How it unfolded Catalan winger Michael Oldfield almost scored in the 15th minute after great work by Leon Pryce, but he was just pushed into touch by Matty ... Read More »

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

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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

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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 »