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Match report: Huddersfield Giants 36-16 Wakefield T Wildcats

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In a nutshell The Giants gained their first home victory in Super League this season with a comfortable victory against the Wildcats, whose losing run continues. How it unfolded The Giants took the lead after seven minutes with a try by Jodie Broughton, converted by Brough, but the Wildcats were level nine minutes later when Jarrod Sammut converted his own ... Read More »

Huddersfield Giants to welcome back trio of players

Leroy-Cudjoe

Huddersfield Giants are set to reintroduce three key players to their side this weekend, as they look to get their season back on track against Salford Red Devils. Perhaps the biggest return is that of England centre Leroy Cudjoe, who is returning ahead of schedule after initially being ruled out of action for up to six weeks. He will give ... Read More »

Huddersfield Giants ace right to avoid ban, says Paul Anderson

Huddersfield Giants head coach Paul Anderson believes the decision not to ban Scott Grix for his altercation with Gareth Ellis was the correct decision, insisting he was within his rights to stand his ground. Grix was hauled to the floor by Hull FC captain Ellis whilst the latter was trying to chase down a high kick during the Black and ... Read More »

Scott Grix escapes ban for striking charge

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Huddersfield Giants full-back Scott Grix has avoided a ban at an RFL disciplinary hearing this evening, after he was charged with an offence during the Giants’ loss to Hull FC. Grix was summoned to appear before the disciplinary panel on a Grade A charge of striking, after being involved with an altercation with FC captain Gareth Ellis. However, he received ... Read More »

Giants prop recalled from Bulls loan

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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

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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

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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

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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 »