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Video highlights: Leeds Rhinos v Huddersfield Giants

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Extensive video highlights from last week’s round 16 encounter between Leeds Rhinos and Huddersfield Giants… 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 Rugby League on the social media platform of your choice. Read More »

Huddersfield Giants planning to peak at right time

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Huddersfield Giants assistant boss Kieron Purtill insists the club are on the right track for a strong end of the season, and are looking to peak when it really matters in 2014. The Giants continued their movement up the Super League table on Thursday night, when they stunned Leeds Rhinos 24-22 in front of their own crowd. And, after finishing ... Read More »

Giants hold on to beat Rhinos

Super League XIX Leeds Rhinos v Huddersfield

In a Nutshell Leeds Rhinos lost at home for the first time this season, going down 22-24 to Huddersfield Giants at Headingley Carnegie. How it unfolded The Rhinos began the game with Ben Jones-Bishop replacing the suspended Zak Hardaker at fullback, while they were still without the injured Danny McGuire, Rob Burrow and Paul Aiton. Robbie Ward was selected to ... Read More »

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 »