Thursday, October 2, 2014
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Giants prop recalled from Bulls loan

Anthony-Mullally

Huddersfield Giants prop Anthony Mullally has been recalled from his loan spell at Bradford Bulls. The 22-year-old Ireland international played in all six of the Bulls’ games he was eligible for during his stay, and claims he benefitted from consecutive appearances. “It’s good to be back amongst the squad. It has been great at Bradford, I’ve enjoyed it, they are ... Read More »

Scott Grix charged by RFL

Ellis-Grix-fight

Huddersfield Giants player Scott Grix has been charged with the Grade A offence of striking in the 15th minute of the First Utility Super League Round 8 fixture against Hull FC. The incident occurred in the first-half of the clash at the KC Stadium, which the Giants ultimately lost. He was involved in an altercation with FC captain Gareth Ellis. ... Read More »

Paul Anderson insists Huddersfield Giants are not in crisis

One wonders what Paul Anderson has to say about Schoey's comments

Huddersfield Giants head coach Paul Anderson insists there is no crisis at the club, despite them slumping to their fourth consecutive defeat on Thursday night. The 30-6 thumping at Hull FC comes off the back of a devastating loss in the Tetley’s Challenge Cup, which leaves their place in the top eight hanging by a thread going into Easter. However, ... Read More »

Match Report: Hull FC 30-6 Huddersfield Giants

Hull-V-Giants-Lunt

In a nutshell Hull FC took a 20-0 lead in the first 25 minutes, and set the Giants a hurdle that they couldn’t overcome as they tried to fight back in the second half. How it unfolded Hull scored two early tries through Fetuli Talanoa and Richard Whiting in the opening ten minutes, and although Whiting could convert neither score, ... Read More »

Hot Topic: Debating rugby league’s big issues

Our first Hot Topic features a key incident from Sunday's game. ©RLPhotos

Welcome to a brand new feature on TotalRL.com – Hot Topic. We’re throwing open the discussion on rugby league’s biggest and hottest talking points, and want your opinions as to how the game can be improved. With the help of our Twitter followers, we’re looking for your responses to the big issues surrounding the game this week – with the ... Read More »

Match preview: Hull FC v Huddersfield Giants

Gareth-Ellis

Huddersfield head to Humberside for their first match since their controversial exit from the Tetley’s Challenge Cup, as they lock horns with Hull FC at the KC Stadium in Thursday’s televised clash. That 17-16 defeat will no doubt still leave a bitter taste in the mouths of Giants fans, but they have a quick turnaround to put things right, and ... Read More »

Brett Ferres apologises for ‘spear’ tackle

Brett Ferres

Huddersfield Giants forward Brett Ferres has issued a public apology regarding the ‘spear’ tackle that saw him sent off – and subsequently banned for five games – following the tackle on St Helens’ Jonny Lomax. With the Giants in front 16-8 with just 15 minutes left, Ferres saw red for the controversial tackle on the St Helens full-back. The Giants ... Read More »

Gareth Ellis in Hull squad to face Giants

Gareth-Ellis

Former Great Britain star Gareth Ellis has been named in Hull FC’s 19-man squad to face Huddersfield Giants on Thursday night. The 32-year-old returns from a two-game suspension, but Lee Radford is without Richard Horne, Jason Crooks, Jay Pitts and Joe Arundel. Giants second-rower Brett Ferres has been named in a Giants squad virtually unchanged from Sunday’s Challenge Cup loss ... Read More »

Phil Bentham has no regrets over Brough decision

Phil Bentham. ©RLPhotos

Referee Phil Bentham has spoken out over the controversy that plagued Huddersfield’s defeat to St Helens on Sunday, as the debate rumbles on over Danny Brough’s disallowed drop-goal. The Giants were visibly incensed after the clash, which they lost 17-16. That came off the back of a Brough attempt at a one-pointer that looked through on some camera angles, but ... Read More »