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TotalRL TV: Huddersfield Giants boss speaks to media

Paul-Anderson

Watch Huddersfield Giants boss Paul Anderson speak to the media following their 28-14 victory against Widnes Vikings – a result which keeps them well and truly in the hunt for top spot in Super League 2014. What do you think about this story? Discuss this and much more on or free fans’ forum. For more Rugby League news and features, ... Read More »

Two week break will suit Ta’ai, says Anderson

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Huddersfield coach Paul Anderson believes in-form back-rower Ukuma Ta’ai will be on fire against Widnes on Sunday thanks to a two-week break. The Tongan World Cup star strained his groin a fortnight ago and was not risked in round 23 against Wakefield. With a week off for the Challenge Cup, Anderson believes he will be at his peak when the ... Read More »

Shaun Lunt: I’m not going anywhere

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Huddersfield hooker Shaun Lunt has quashed rumours that he is set to leave the Giants by promising to see out the remainder of his contract. The 27-year-old, who returned from a two-month lay-off to inspire Huddersfield to victory over Wakefield in round 23, says reports linking him with a move to Hull KR and Leeds Rhinos are nothing more than ... Read More »

Huddersfield Giants star commits to club

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Huddersfield Giants star hooker Shaun Lunt has committed his immediate future to the club, saying he does not intend to leave before the end of his current contract, which expires at the end of next season. After a successful loan spell at Leeds in 2012, the Rhinos are believed to have retained an interest in Lunt for some time. However, ... Read More »

Giants: McGillvary hoping to peak at the right time

Jermain McGillvary

Huddersfield winger Jermaine McGillvary is disappointed with his inconsistent form so far this season. But he insists he is ready to hit top gear in time for the business end of the campaign. The 26-year-old, who is the Giants’ top scorer in 2014, said: “I started like a house on fire, but, whether it is confidence or form, I had ... Read More »

TotalRL TV: Anderson hails hooker Lunt

Paul-Anderson

Huddersfield head coach Paul Anderson has praised the return of hooker Shaun Lunt in his side’s 18-point win over Wakefield on Sunday. Click here to download the digital version of League Express newspaper to the device of your choice Lunt scored a try and set up two others in the victory. Anderson praised Lunt’s performance and the display of his ... Read More »

Danny Brough has Travis Burns in his sights

Danny Brough tied up this year's Goldthorpe Medal with a week to spare

Two-time Albert Goldthorpe medal winner Danny Brough has moved within two points of leader Travis Burns in the 2014 standings thanks to a commanding display against Wakefield on Sunday. The Huddersfield Giants half-back was awarded two points for his display, while Burns, who has led for much of the season, failed to register a point in Hull KR’s defeat to ... Read More »

Wakefield are dangerous, says Huddersfield Giants boss

Paul-Anderson

Huddersfield Giants boss Paul Anderson admits there is ‘a lot at stake’ ahead of this weekend’s West Yorkshire derby against Wakefield, and is wary of how dangerous the Wildcats can be. After their shock win against Warrington last time out, the Wildcats are still well in the mix for the top eight, and Anderson is under no illusions as to ... Read More »

Huddersfield Giants lose Wood for season

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Huddersfield Giants have been dealt a major injury blow ahead of the play-offs, after it was revealed that utility man Kyle Wood will miss the rest of the season due to injury. Wood has suffered an anterior cruciate ligament injury, and boss Paul Anderson said today that he will not be fit to compete until at least the beginning of ... Read More »

Crowd Watch: Super League fixture analysis, Round 22

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Welcome to our weekly look at the crowd figures across Super League, as we examine the attendance stats for Round 22. After our piece which detailed just how clubs were doing in terms of overall average attendances, we’ve decided to go one better and look at each fixture from the previous round – comparing it to the 2013 equivalent. We’ll ... Read More »