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Three changes for Huddersfield Giants


Huddersfield Giants Head Coach Paul Anderson has named his 19 man squad for the Heritage Celebration Game against Warrington Wolves at the John Smith’s Stadium this Sunday (KO 3pm). Shaun Lunt returns to the squad following his recovery from injury, Michael Lawrence returns following suspension whilst Jake Connor is also named in the nineteen in place of Joe Wardle, Aaron ... Read More »

Huddersfield Giants have options to replace Wardle


Huddersfield Giants head coach Paul Anderson insists he has plenty of candidates to replace the injured Joe Wardle, as they gear up to face Warrington Wolves on Sunday. The Giants have been rocked by the news that Wardle damaged ankle ligaments in Saturday’s defeat to Catalan Dragons, which will rule him out for between three and four weeks. However, despite ... Read More »

Huddersfield determined to improve, says Broughton


Huddersfield Giants winger Jodie Broughton insists the club are determined to right some wrongs this week, as they prepare for a huge clash against Warrington Wolves. The Giants are coming into the game off the back of a defeat to the Catalan Dragons last time out – their second defeat of the season already. However, Broughton believes the Giants can ... Read More »

Anderson only focusing on Huddersfield Giants

Huddersfield coach Paul Anderson. ©RLPhotos

Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson claims he is not interested in the stuttering form of Sunday’s opponents Warrington, insisting his only focus is on his own side. The Giants face a Warrington side that have lost three of their first six games, but Anderson believes the only way the Giants can get better is if they distance themselves from any ... Read More »

Eorl Crabtree to reach major milestone for Giants this weekend


Huddersfield Giants’ iconic prop forward Eorl Crabtree will make his 350th Club appearance if selected to play in the Heritage Celebration Game at the John Smith’s Stadium this Sunday 30th March (KO 3pm) against Warrington Wolves. Eorl made his debut for the Claret and Gold against London Broncos on 13th April 2001 and had his testimonial year in 2010 and ... Read More »

Anderson adds voice to match review panel debate

Huddersfield coach Paul Anderson. ©RLPhotos

Huddersfield coach Paul Anderson is the latest high-profile figure to criticise the Rugby Football League’s (RFL) disciplinary panel, after Giants star Michael Lawrence was forced to sit out of last Saturday’s clash against the Catalan Dragons. Lawrence, who had not been suspended in over 150 games for the Giants, got the ban after a tackle on Bradford’s James Donaldson was ... Read More »

Crabtree has unfinished business with the Giants

Huddersfield Giants star Eorl Crabtree, looking a lot like Robbie Savage. ©RLPhotos

Huddersfield prop Eorl Crabtree says he will not even consider leaving the Giants until they win a major trophy. The 31-year-old, who is set to make his 350th appearance for the club on Sunday against Warrington Wolves, is out of contract at the end of 2015. When asked if he would consider a move elsewhere at that point, he said: ... Read More »

Video highlights: Catalan Dragons 30-14 Huddersfield Giants


Extensive video highlights from Saturday’s Super League clash between Catalan Dragons and Huddersfield Giants at Stade Gilbert Brutus in Perpignan. Click here to read our report. 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 ... Read More »

Match report: Catalan Dragons 30-14 Huddersfield Giants


In a nutshell Catalan Dragons finally got their first win of 2014 at the sixth attempt, as they put in a fantastic performance to defeat Paul Anderson’s Huddersfield Giants. How it unfolded First half: The first period was all Catalan, as they stormed out of the blocks to lead 14-0 at the break. It could have been different though, had ... Read More »

Match preview: Catalan Dragons v Huddersfield Giants

Olivier Elima. ©RLPhotos

Catalan Dragons will be looking to finally pick up their first win of 2014, as they entertain Huddersfield Giants in the South of France. It is only the second time the Dragons have played at home this season, but the game already looks to have taken on extra significance for Laurent Frayssinous’ men, who are still on zero points this ... Read More »