Gaskell optimistic heart troubles aren’t serious

Huddersfield’s Lee Gaskell has assured supporters that he is in good health after news emerged that he missed the Giants’ game with Hull due to heart issues. Gaskell underwent tests in hospital on Tuesday after suffering an anxiety attack, which resulted in him missing training on Wednesday. The 26-year-old felt fine on Friday morning, but after reporting to the club…

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Hull hammer depleted Huddersfield

Hull FC registered their biggest victory at the John Smith’s Stadium with a 48-8 victory over Huddersfield. The Giants, missing key personnel in the shape of Jermaine McGillvary, Leroy Cudjoe and Ukuma Ta’ai among others, were completely outplayed by the Black and Whites, who were inspired by the exceptional Albert Kelly. Lee Radford’s men had the game wrapped up at…

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Giants suffer McGillvary injury blow

England and Huddersfield winger Jermaine McGillvary has confirmed that he could miss the next six weeks of action with a quad tear. Super League’s leading try-scorer suffered the injury in the Giants’ Betfred Super League victory over Wakefield on Friday, having scored the final try in their 24-16 victory. He is set to miss a crucial period in the club’s…

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Giants’ second-half show earns victory

Huddersfield Giants turned around an 8-16 half-time deficit to beat Wakefield Trinity 24-16 tonight at the John Smith’s Stadium. Huddersfield took an early lead with two tries by Sam Wood in the first eight minutes, although Danny Brough couldn’t add either conversion. But then Wakefield came back into the game with a try by Liam Finn from dummy half before…

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Chester calls on Wakefield to get up and running at Huddersfield tonight

Wakefield head coach Chris Chester has admitted that they will be chasing their tails if they lose at Huddersfield. Trinity are without a win ahead of their visit to the Giants after being defeated by Hull in their first game of the season, before having a week off due to the World Club Series. Chester is hoping to claim a…

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Squad Watch: All the squads for Friday’s Super League games

Wigan v Widnes (8pm, Sky Sports) World champions Wigan have named an unchanged squad for Friday’s televised clash against Widnes Vikings. Coach Shaun Wane confirmed at Tuesday’s press conference that he would bring Willie Isa into his 17 for the game, but aside from that, it seems like he will make minimal changes. Widnes are without Tom Gilmore alongside regular…

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TWITTER REACTS: Josh Jones’ controversial penalty call against Huddersfield

Earlier this week, one of our team wrote a column (Seen it yet? If not, it’s here) detailing how the one rule he’d like to see changed this season is the highly-controversial incident which sees dummy-halves throw the ball at a defender to try and gain a penalty. More often than not, it works too – as we saw on…

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