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TotalRL TV: Super League round 16 preview (part one)

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League Express editor Martyn Sadler and reporter Aaron Bower discuss some of this week’s Super League matches, including tonight’s televised encounter between Leeds and Huddersfield, and Hull KR’s highly-anticipated clash with Castleford tomorrow. Part two will be published on the website tomorrow at 12:30pm Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper ... Read More »

Match preview: Leeds Rhinos v Huddersfield Giants

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Leeds Rhinos and Huddersfield Giants kick off this weekend’s Super League action with what is expected to be a thunderous West Yorkshire derby at Headingley Carnegie. With the Rhinos being made to work for their place in the semi-finals of the Tetley’s Challenge Cup last weekend against Leigh, backing up against a rejuvenated Giants outfit will be no easy task. ... Read More »

Featherstone have bids rejected for Giants trio

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Ambitious Kingstone Press Championship side Featherstone Rovers have failed in bids for Huddersfield Giants stars Danny Brough, Eorl Crabtree and Brett Ferres. It is a clear signal of intent from owner Faisal Nahaboo, who is looking to get Rovers into Super League when the game goes through its restructure next year. With Brough the defending Man of Steel, and Crabtree ... Read More »

Shaun Lunt: It’s never a good time to play Leeds

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This is an excerpt from a story published in today’s issue of League Express newspaper, which is out in all good newsagents right now. If you can’t get your hands on a hard copy, click here to download a digital version to your computer or smartphone. Huddersfield hooker Shaun Lunt thinks the Giants could be Leeds Rhinos’ bogey team, but ... Read More »

Featherstone Rovers sign Huddersfield Giants winger Blackmore

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Out of contract Huddersfield Giants winger Ben Blackmore has joined Featherstone Rovers for an undisclosed fee. The 21-year-old, who has made just one Super League appearance in 2014, impressed the Rovers while on dual registration duty with Batley Bulldogs, as Giants director Richard Thewlis explained: “Ben played for the Bulldogs at the weekend and impressed his opponents immensely to the ... Read More »

Match Report: Huddersfield Giants 31 Wigan Warriors 22

In a Nutshell Huddersfield Giants recovered from an early 12-point deficit to earn a convincing victory – their second of the season against Wigan – at the John Smith’s Stadium How it unfolded Wigan scored two tries in the opening quarter of the game through returning captain Sean O’Loughlin and Matty Bowen, after having had one disallowed by reserve hooker ... Read More »

We’ve let people down, says Huddersfield Giants skipper

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Huddersfield Giants skipper Danny Brough has pulled no punches ahead of tonight’s huge Super League clash with Wigan Warriors, claiming that the team let people down during their heavy defeat against St Helens. The Giants host last year’s defending champions in a mouthwatering televised clash this evening, and with the Giants keen to keep up the pace with the top ... Read More »

Eorl Crabtree: We’ve had a bit of a shocker

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Huddersfield prop Eorl Crabtree opens up in a revealing video interview with Super League TV, in which the Giants star discusses his side’s controversial Challenge Cup exit and a disappointing season so far. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with Total ... Read More »

Match report: St Helens 41-22 Huddersfield Giants

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In a nutshell St Helens bounced back to winning ways with a hefty win over Huddersfield Giants. How it unfolded First half: The Saints led 22-6 at half-time, thanks to scores from Dawson, Wheeler, Wellens and Hohaia. Huddersfield’s solitary score came through Larne Patrick. Second half: The points kept on coming;  first Jon Wilkin pounced to extend the lead, before ... Read More »