Tuesday, September 16, 2014
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Match report: Huddersfield Giants 24-24 Hull KR


In a nutshell Hull KR scored 18 unanswered points in the second half to salvage a point away at Huddersfield. The story of the game First half Danny Brough scores the first try of the afternoon after supporting a Jermaine McGillvary break and selling a dummy; Robinson adds another four-pointer three minutes later, a Brough conversion making the score 10-0; ... Read More »

Sandercock: We know what to expect from Huddersfield

Hull KR boss Craig Sandercock. ©RLPhotos

Hull KR coach Craig Sandercock understands what his side must to do snatch two points from Huddersfield Giants in this afternoon’s round two clash at the John Smiths stadium. The Australian said: “The fact that we played them a few weeks back probably just reinforces a few things that you believe. They have some strike players there and played extremely ... Read More »

Larne Patrick could return in 10 weeks

Larne Patrick. ©RLPhotos

Huddersfield Giants utility forward Larne Patrick says he could return from injury two weeks earlier than first anticipated. The 25-year-old Wales international suffered a dislocated kneecap and damaged his MCL (medial collateral ligament) in the Giants’ Super League curtain-raiser against Wigan a fortnight ago. His diagnosis was three months on the sidelines, but he is hopeful of returning to action ... Read More »

Mullalley agrees Bulls loan move

Anthony Mullally

Bradford Bulls have signed 22 year old Ireland international Anthony Mullally on a one-month loan deal from Huddersfield Giants. The Lancashire-born forward is in contention for Thursday night’s trip to Wakefield Trinity Wildcats. The former Widnes talent, who impressed while on World Cup duty for Mark Aston’s Ireland last year, is hoping to make a big impact at The Provident ... Read More »

Larne Patrick facing three months on the sidelines

Larne Patrick. ©RLPhotos

Huddersfield Giants utility forward Larne Patrick has been sidelined for 12 weeks with a dislocated right knee cap and ligament damage. The Wales international, 25, sustained the injury just minutes before half-time in the Giants’ Super League curtain-raiser against Wigan on Friday. He is not expected to play again until the middle of May. Want more Rugby League news and ... Read More »

Super League preview: Wigan Warriors V Huddersfield Giants

Huddersfield and Wigan go head to head at the DW Stadium in 2013. ©RLPhotos

It’s finally here. After what seems like an eternity of waiting, Super League 2014 gets underway this evening when reigning champions Wigan Warriors host Huddersfield Giants at the DW Stadium. This standalone fixture was engineered by Wigan coach Shaun Wane who, with one eye on the World Club Challenge on February 22, requested Huddersfield as his first opponents. Wane believes ... Read More »

Giants signings settling well, says Anderson


Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson has praised the way his new signings have slotted into his squad. The former Bradford prop has had only one chance to see his team in action in preseason thanks to the postponement of their friendly with Wakefield, and is thus undecided on his squad for the Super League opener with Wigan Warriors on Friday ... Read More »

Eorl Crabtree: Super League only getting harder

Eorl Crabtree. ©RLPhotos

Huddersfield Giants star Eorl Crabtree says his side must step up a gear if they wish to be considered amongst the league’s elite again in 2014. The towering prop, 31, believes the combination of strong signings and the re-introduction of relegation will increase intensity across the board. “It’s clear from the recruitment made by clubs, that things aren’t going to ... Read More »

Brough can’t wait to get season started at Wigan


Huddersfield and Scotland captain Danny Brough is relishing kicking the 2014 Super League season off against last year’s champions Wigan this Friday. The 31-year-old had a massive part to play in the Giants’ League Leaders’ Shield win in 2013 but is still ruing their failure to finish the job off in the play-offs. “Round one against Wigan will be like ... Read More »

Raleigh testimonial match cancelled due to rain


Another one bites the dust. Unfortunately, the blanket of heavy rain currently over the United Kingdom has caused another match to be called off. This time it’s Wakefield against Huddersfield – Andy Raleigh’s testimonial match. The Giants said in a statement: “This afternoon’s trial game against Wakefield Wildcats at the Rapid Solicitors Stadium has been called off due to a ... Read More »