Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Match report: Hull FC 40-4 London Broncos


In a nutshell The black and whites were far too strong for the Broncos, extending an interval lead of 22-0 to 40-4 in wet conditions at the KC Stadium. How it unfolded Hull scored four first-half tries from Shaul, Crooks, who was recalled to the side, Thompson and Rankin, with Crooks adding three conversions against a willing but generally outclassed ... Read More »

Match Report: Hull KR 21 Hull FC 20


In a nutshell Hull Kingston Rovers waited until the final minute of the game for Craig Hall to land a field-goal to finally kill off a strong challenge from Hull FC. How it unfolded In a game that saw several tries controversially disallowed, the Black and Whites took the lead after 12 minutes, when Jordan Rankin crossed for a try ... Read More »

Match preview: Hull Kingston Rovers v Hull FC

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The first Hull derby of 2014 takes place tonight, with local bragging rights at stake once again as Hull Kingston Rovers and Hull FC lock horns at the KC Lightstream Stadium. With the clash televised in front of millions of viewers, it is sure to be a fantastic clash as the two bitterest of rivals do battle for a precious ... Read More »

Early-season omission inspires Miller

Jacob Miller - one half of Hull's latest halves pairing. ©RLPhotos

Hull FC half-back Jacob Miller claims being left out of the Black and Whites’ starting lineup at the beginning of the season has made him a better player. The 21-year-old Australian, who joined from Wests Tigers in 2013, was not given a start by coach Lee Radford until round six against Salford and has impressed alongside room-mate Jordan Rankin ever ... Read More »

Hull FC make one change to derby squad

Lee Radford

Hull FC coach Lee Radford has made one change to his 19-man squad for the huge derby clash against cross-city rivals Hull Kingston Rovers on Thursday night. After a resounding victory over Huddersfield last time out, Radford has been given another boost, as half-back Richard Horne comes back into the mix for the game. He replaces Aaron Heremaia, with Horne ... Read More »

Jamie Shaul piles praise on FC forwards


Hull FC full-back Jamie Shaul has added his voice to the praise being piled on the Black and Whites’ forward pack following their comprehensive victory over Huddersfield Giants last Thursday. Coach Lee Radford singled out Garreth Carvell and Mickey Paea in his post-match press conference and now Shaul has got in on the act. “I thought our pack were massive ... Read More »

Chris Tuson loving Jacob Miller partnership


Hull FC second-rower Chris Tuson claims playing alongside young Australian half-back Jacob Miller has brought the best out in him. The former Wigan forward, 24, has impressed in recent weeks after recovering from a neck injury sustained in pre-season. He said: “When I first signed, Radders [coach Lee Radford] asked me which side I wanted to play on and whether ... Read More »

Radford hails props after downing Giants

Garreth Carvell. ©RLPhotos

Hull FC coach Lee Radford heaped praise on Mickey Paea and Garreth Carvell for “laying the foundations” for his side’s impressive and comprehensive victory over Huddersfield Giants last Thursday. The Black and Whites scored four unanswered tries in Carvell’s and Paea’s first spell, establishing a 20-point lead they never relinquished. Radford, 35, said: “Our two starting frontrowers were outstanding and ... Read More »

Match Report: Hull FC 30-6 Huddersfield Giants


In a nutshell Hull FC took a 20-0 lead in the first 25 minutes, and set the Giants a hurdle that they couldn’t overcome as they tried to fight back in the second half. How it unfolded Hull scored two early tries through Fetuli Talanoa and Richard Whiting in the opening ten minutes, and although Whiting could convert neither score, ... Read More »