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Paul Anderson: Super League’s an open competition

Huddersfield coach Paul Anderson. ©RLPhotos

Huddersfield head coach Paul Anderson speaks the media after his side’s 29-28 defeat of Castleford at the John Smith’s Stadium. Huddersfield registered their fifth win of the season with an entertaining one-point victory over the Tigers, thanks to a timely Danny Brough drop-goal. Anderson talked in the press conference about how his team did enough to win two games, the ... Read More »

Video highlights: Huddersfield Giants 29-28 Castleford Tigers

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What to look out for 12’ – Michael Shenton opens the scoring thanks to a Grant Millington offload. The former St Helens centre fends off Leroy Cudjoe to cross the whitewash. Marc Sneyd adds the conversion: 0-6 14’ – Justin Carney – one of Super League’s most exciting wingers – scores a superb individual try, breaking through the first line ... Read More »

Anderson still unhappy after clutch win

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Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson insists his side have a long way to go despite defeating in-form Castleford Tigers yesterday. The Giants are now up to sixth in the table and are certainly starting to hit their straps, but Anderson isn’t happy and claims he wanted a more comfortably victory against the Tigers. “I think we did enough at times ... Read More »

Anthony Mullally: Time at Bulls improved my game

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Huddersfield Giants prop Anthony Mullally claims his loan spell at Bradford Bulls improved his ability. The Ireland international, 22, spent six weeks with the Odsal club before his recall and has featured for the Giants in all three games since. In yesterday’s come-from-behind victory against Castleford Tigers, he made a big impact, setting the foundation for Joe Wardle’s 28th-minute try ... Read More »

Match report: Huddersfield Giants 29-28 Castleford Tigers

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In a nutshell A Danny Brough drop-goal was all that separated the sides. How it unfolded 12’ – Michael Shenton opens the scoring thanks to a Grant Millington offload. The former St Helens centre fends off Leroy Cudjoe to cross the whitewash. Marc Sneyd adds the conversion: 0-6 14’ – Justin Carney – one of Super League’s most exciting wingers ... Read More »

A week in the life of: Giants star Eorl Crabtree

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Rugby League World magazine hears how Huddersfield Giants prop Eorl Crabtree juggles his playing career with a new focus on media matters… Monday “It’s an unusual week because we’ve just been to Catalan, so our training schedule is completely changed from normal and we’ve got Monday and Tuesday off. I had about three loads of kit washing to do – ... Read More »

Challenge Cup motivating Giants, says Cudjoe

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Huddersfield and England centre Leroy Cudjoe claims the pain of missing out on the Challenge Cup could provide the Giants with extra motivation heading into Sunday’s key Super League encounter with Castleford Tigers. “It’s been hard having the weekend off, because everyone loves to play,” Cudjoe told the Examiner. “And it made it even harder because of the nature of ... Read More »

Shaun Lunt returning to top form, says Huddersfield Giants boss

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Huddersfield Giants head coach Paul Anderson has backed hooker Shaun Lunt, insisting he is getting back to his best as the Giants begin to put their season back together. The team who finished top of Super League in 2013 had suffered a stuttering start to the season – including an early exit from the Tetley’s Challenge Cup. However, back-to-back wins ... Read More »

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

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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 »