Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Huddersfield Giants

Anthony Mullally: Time at Bulls improved my game


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


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


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


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


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


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


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 »

Huddersfield Giants ace right to avoid ban, says Paul Anderson

Huddersfield Giants head coach Paul Anderson believes the decision not to ban Scott Grix for his altercation with Gareth Ellis was the correct decision, insisting he was within his rights to stand his ground. Grix was hauled to the floor by Hull FC captain Ellis whilst the latter was trying to chase down a high kick during the Black and ... Read More »

Scott Grix escapes ban for striking charge


Huddersfield Giants full-back Scott Grix has avoided a ban at an RFL disciplinary hearing this evening, after he was charged with an offence during the Giants’ loss to Hull FC. Grix was summoned to appear before the disciplinary panel on a Grade A charge of striking, after being involved with an altercation with FC captain Gareth Ellis. However, he received ... Read More »

Giants prop recalled from Bulls loan


Huddersfield Giants prop Anthony Mullally has been recalled from his loan spell at Bradford Bulls. The 22-year-old Ireland international played in all six of the Bulls’ games he was eligible for during his stay, and claims he benefitted from consecutive appearances. “It’s good to be back amongst the squad. It has been great at Bradford, I’ve enjoyed it, they are ... Read More »