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Match preview: Leeds Rhinos v Hull FC

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Leeds Rhinos will look to cement their position at the top of Super League this evening, as they take on out-of-sorts Hull FC at Headingley Carnegie. The Rhinos can potentially open up a three-point lead with a victory, and they are boosted by a couple of big returns for the clash. Kallum Watkins returns from illness to add some strike ... Read More »

Black and Whites complete Sa signing

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Hull FC have completed the signing of dual code international Setaimata Sa from London Irish – and he could make his debut for the Airlie Birds this week. New Zealand-born Sa, 26, began his career in the NRL with Sydney Roosters, where he spent three seasons before joining Catalan Dragons and then union outfit Irish. A utility player who is ... Read More »

Radford might have to rush Lineham return

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Hull FC coach Lee Radford claims he may have to rush star winger Tom Lineham back into first-team action as soon as he is fit, due to a lack of outside back options. The 22-year-old, who won the Albert Goldthorpe Rookie of the Year award in 2013, broke his ankle against Bradford Bulls in round four. It’s his second major ... Read More »

Crookes charged for Magic Weekend high tackle

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Hull FC star Jason Crookes has been charged with a Grade B careless high tackle on Liam Salter of Hull Kingston Rovers in the 49th minute of their Magic Weekend fixture at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday May 17. Crookes does not have the option of submitting an Early Guilty Plea and will appear before an independent Disciplinary Tribunal on ... Read More »

Match report: Hull Kingston Rovers 38-24 Hull FC

For possibly the first ever time, Hull FC and Hull KR are never at home together on the same weekend.

In a nutshell Hull Kingston Rovers avenged last year’s controversial Magic Weekend defeat to Hull FC – but they did it the hard way, after Jason Crookes was sent off with over half an hour of the game left. How it unfolded First half: The Robins were by far the better side in the opening exchanges of the contest, and ... Read More »

Match preview: Hull FC v Hull Kingston Rovers

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The second Hull derby of the season takes place on Saturday at Magic Weekend, with the Robins looking to make it a double by backing up their 21-20 win against the Black and Whites from earlier this year. However, they will be looking to avenge that controversial defeat at Magic last year, when Chris Green scored a dramatically late – ... Read More »

Magic win could kick-start season, says Hull FC star

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Hull FC forward Joe Westerman believes that a victory over rivals Hull KR can kick-start their ailing season, as the pressure mounts on the squad after their disappointing start to 2014. The Black and Whites are inside the play-off places on points difference alone – ironically just one place above their bitter rivals at Hull KR. However, whilst Westerman – ... Read More »

Rankin could be Radford’s secret weapon on Saturday

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Hull FC coach Lee Radford has hinted he is going to bring back Jordan Rankin into his side for Saturday’s Hull derby at Magic Weekend. The former Gold Coast star, 22, has been a regular starter for the Airlie Birds in 2014 but was dropped for last week’s 44-16 loss against Wigan. With derby experience under his belt, Radford thinks ... Read More »

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