Jake Mamo unsure on Huddersfield future beyond this season

Huddersfield Giants fullback Jake Mamo admits he’s unsure if he will be with the club next season. The Australian is out-of-contract at the end of this season, with several injuries inhibiting from a long-term run in the Huddersfield side since his arrival from the NRL last year. But Mamo told reporters at the club’s weekly press conference earlier this week…

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Time for the players to take responsibility at Huddersfield, says Ryan Hinchcliffe

Huddersfield Giants forward Ryan Hinchcliffe is hopeful that the ‘soul-searching’ among the players following a disastrous few weeks finally results in a positive performance and result tonight. The Australian believes it is time for the players to take responsibility of their actions after last week’s hammering at St Helens, which leaves the coach-less Giants second-bottom on the Super League table.…

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Thorman admits decision on new Huddersfield Giants coach nearing

Interim Huddersfield coach Chris Thorman admits a decision is close on the identity of the club’s permanent boss moving forward. Thorman will again lead Huddersfield this weekend, as the Giants head across the Pennines to face Warrington on Friday night. Speculation has linked Australian Simon Woolford with the vacant role at the John Smith’s Stadium, with it understood the former…

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Reports suggest Australian Simon Woolford heading for Huddersfield job

Could Huddersfield Giants be set to turn to a former Canberra hooker to save their season? Reports in Australia have linked the Giants with a move for ex-Raiders hooker Simon Woolford as their new coach, with the 43-year-old seemingly in the mix to replace Rick Stone in charge at Huddersfield. Woolford, who has previously coached the New South Wales Country…

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Rick Stone leaves Huddersfield Giants

Huddersfield coach Rick Stone has become the first coaching casualty of 2018. The Australian has left his position in charge of the Giants after almost two seasons at the West Yorkshire club, following a disappointing start to the new campaign. Chris Thorman, who worked as Stone’s assistant, has been placed in temporary charge of all first team matters. Stone took…

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SQUAD WATCH: All the team news for Friday’s Super League games

Leeds v Castleford (7:45pm, Elland Road – Sky Sports) Leeds are unchanged for Friday’s Grand Final rematch with Castleford at Elland Road. The Tigers, meanwhile, make one change to their squad – but it is a significant one, as prop Jesse Sene-Lefao has undergone MCL surgery which will rule him out for a number of weeks. Jy Hitchcox takes his…

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Hull KR produce best performance of season to see off Huddersfield

Hull Kingston Rovers produced their best performance since returning to Super League to register their second victory of the season by seeing off an out-of-sorts Huddersfield side. The Robins, who had only beaten Catalans so far in 2018, were magnificent at the John Smith’s Stadium, with a superb first-half performance laying the platform for Tim Sheens’ side to get back…

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TotalRL’s expert fan panel preview Friday night’s Super League action

Warrington v St Helens Warrington fan – Peter Thomas There are games that take place every season that you look out for when the fixtures are announced and then there are games that fill you with a sense of dread. This Friday’s clash with St Helens ticks both boxes for me and being wholly honest, I’m concerned. Saints are more…

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SQUAD WATCH: All the team news for Friday’s five Super League games

Wakefield v Huddersfield (7:45pm, Sky Sports) Wakefield make three changes for Friday’s televised clash with Huddersfield. Out go the injured Kyle Wood, plus Reece Lyne and Justin Horo. In their place come Jordan Crowther, Joe Arundel and Keegan First. Giants coach Rick Stone makes one change to his 19-man squad for the game. Forward Adam Walne drops out due to…

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Tom Symonds’ injury nightmare nearing an end ahead of possible return on Friday

Huddersfield forward Tom Symonds’ 10-month injury nightmare is almost over. The forward, who was limited to just two appearances throughout the whole of last season, has not played since April due to a problematic knee injury. However, Giants coach Rick Stone has admitted Symonds could be in the mix to feature against unbeaten Wakefield Trinity on Friday night. He said:…

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