Tigers name Boxing day squad

Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell has named a 27 man squad to take on Hull FC in the inaugural Harrison-Bryan Trophy at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle on Boxing Day. As reported in League Express on December 5, Michael Shenton makes his long-awaited return from injury, while new signings Zak Hardaker, Greg Eden and Jesse Sene-Lefao are amongst those in line for…

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Hull FC signing turned down Leeds

This article originated in League Express. Get all the news first by purchasing League Express in stores every Monday, or if you can’t wait that long, get the online edition every Sunday evening at https://pocketmags.com/league-express-magazine HULL FC new boy Nick Rawsthorne has revealed how he almost joined Leeds Rhinos 12 months before signing for Lee Radford’s side. The 21-year-old is…

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Radford anticipating selection battle between Kelly and Tuimavave

Lee Radford has admitted that he’s excited about the battle for the stand-off berth between Albery Kelly and Carlos Tuimavave. The pair are set to battle it out for the stand-off position next year after Kelly arrived at the club from cross-city rivals Hull KR. Both players were handed starting jerseys by the club last week, with Carlos Tuimavave retaining…

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Kelly given number six jersey at Hull FC

Hull FC have revealed their squad numbers, with new signings Albert Kelly and Josh Griffin both earning starting jerseys. The duo take numbers six and four respectively, meaning Jack Logan now occupies number 24. Fellow new signing Jake Connor will wear number 14, with Nick Rawsthorne, the club’s other new signing, taking 23. 1. Jamie Shaul 2. Mahe Fonua 3.…

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